A former ally of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Friday pleaded guilty to criminal charges related to the George Washington Bridge closure scandal, delivering another blow to Christie’s image at a time when he is trying to get his presidential campaign off the ground.
A Connecticut teacher has been punished for reading an Allen Ginsberg poem. Anne Cohen asks what parents and administrators are so scared about.
The board of directors of Rabbi Pruzansky’s Teaneck synagogue is taking steps to oversee the cleric’s controversial blog posts, which will be submitted to editors prior to publication.
A growing chorus of Orthodox leaders are speaking out against the anti-Arab rhetoric of a prominent New Jersey rabbi, Steven Pruzansky of Teaneck.
Why do so many of New Jersey’s Orthodox Jews accept Rabbi Pruzansky’s calls for Israel to collectively punish Arab Israeli and Palestinian ‘savages’?
The rabbi of a major modern Orthodox synagogue in New Jersey has written a blog post that calls for Israel to collectively punish Arab Israelis and Palestinians until they realize “they have no future in the land of Israel.”
A New Jersey teen said he has been the victim of anti-Semitic abuse at his local high school.
More than 1,000 people gathered at a New Jersey Jewish institution to break the Guinness World Record for largest shofar ensemble.
Aaron Sofer, a 23-year-old ultra-Orthodox yeshiva student from Lakewood, N.J., was reported missing after hiking in the Jerusalem Forest.
The Garden State was home to Philip Roth and Frank Lautenberg and has afforded Jews tolerance since 1665.