Education in the Spotlight

The Department of Education was established by the Department of Education Organization Act (Pub. L. 96-88) of October 17, 1979. The US Department of Education is the agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers and coordinates most...

Rabbi East to Focus on ‘The Shape of Zion’

Rabbi Menashe East, spiritual leader of Mt. Freedom Jewish Center in Randolph, will present a fascinating three-part series titled “The Shape of Zion,” under the auspices of Our Jewish World, coordinated by Melanie Levitan. The series, which is free and open to the...
Diversity Day July 8

Diversity Day July 8

Enjoy a summer day on the Morristown Green at Diversity Day on July 8.  We will start with an interfaith service from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Cantor Shana Onigman of Morristown Jewish Center–Beit Yisrael will be participating. The festival will take place from noon to 4...

Gun Violence

I missed the March for Our Lives in DC, primarily because I was on a plane to Mexico, but I did read about it, saw the best of the signs, and “kvelled” with pride at the students, as if they were my own family. What those young people have achieved in a short time is...