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Public interest announcements, general notices, lost & found, services offered/sought, information/advice sought, person/people/groups sought, etc.
Giving away A Threadmill in pretty Good condition. Free Free Just come pick it up. iIsrael Mintz - 718-809-1960, izzymintz@gmail.com (Oct 16)

Union Municipal Band. Free monthly concerts Monday nights, mostly held at Hannah Caldwell School, Union. Next concerts are 7:30pm Nov. 12th & December 17th. Dec. 10th @ Ehrhart Gardens. Visit UnionTownship.com. Mavis - 9083584262, mavis@tali.com (Oct 16)

Seeking a reliable mold remediation/removal professional due to a roof leak. Tzvi - tzvi18@yahoo.com (Oct 16)

Is the change in weather getting you down? Look no further! I am an NJ Licensed Massage Therapist specializing in Migraines, Sciatica, Back Pain and Anxiety/Depression as well as general stress relief. I treat men, women and children. I've helped many people with chronic pain issues and look forwad to helping you as well! Rachel - 2017833414, massagezonenj@gmail.com (Oct 16)

Looking for someone who is traveling back from Stamford, CT that can pick up a small package and bring it back to either Elizabeth or West Orange, NJ. I forgot my wallet behind. Eliana Druce - 9089433795, eliana.n.lieberman@gmail.com (Oct 12)

Benny Friedman Concert: December 15, 2018 to benefit Tomchei Shabbos of Middlesex County Where? Highland Park High School, Highland Park, NJ You can purchase tickets NOW by going here: http://tomcheimc.org/benny-friedman-concert-2018/ Various pricing options available. Don't be sold out! Elie SALOMON - 7323259626, eliesalomon@gmail.com (Oct 12)

Giving away 1)working, cold steam room humidifier 2) stand-alone upright clothes rack storage unit with white wraparound cover 3)Succah blue and gold wraparound outside canvas for small structure.. email interest. Susan Eckman - 9082898029, suefayem@gmail.com (Oct 11)

Plumbing & Heating. Water heater and boiler experts. Over 25 years experience. unioncountyplumbing.biz. Mike Filistovich - 973-270-1663, w@y.com (Oct 10)

I am looking to rent a garage for storage in the neighborhood. Izzy Mintz - 718-809-1960, izzymintz@gmail.com (Oct 10)

Parent/child learning starts THIS Motzei Shabbos at the JEC! Join us at 7:45 PM for Torah, donuts, and the weekly prize raffle. Program sponsors are needed and welcome. For details: Boys Program contact Moti Lieberman - marclieberman28@gmail.com Girls Program contact - aliza.feuerstein@gmail.com. Moti Lieberman / Aliza Feuerstein (Oct 10)

lost in or in area or parking lot of avenue grill black zippered sweat shirt with tri-county radio logo on front it has my radio call sign ky2mmm under logo. kymm - 9085077733, ky2mmm@arrl.net (Oct 9)

Is anyone driving from Hillside to JEC in the mornings with a seat for my son? He needs to be there by 8. Thanks so much! Johanna Cohen - 9089437641, bryna729@aol.com (Oct 9)

West Orange Singles Fall-Back Shabbaton Nov 2nd-3rd, 2018 Modern Orthodox Singles ages 30-45 Featuring Shabbat.com founder, Rabbi Benzion Klatzko Events include: Friday night Kabbalat Shabbat services in Smilowitz Beit Midrash- singles only, followed by dinner and program Shabbos morning singles-only kiddush followed by meals with West Orange families Saturday night program featuring Comedian Avi Lieberman, ice breakers and more RSVP or questions to westorange.singles.shabbaton@gmail.com. Davidah Moradi - 9736265704, davidah.moradi@gmail.com (Oct 7)

The Jewish Entrepreneur (TJE) is a fast-growing non-profit organization whose goal is to increase revenue in the Jewish community. We provide very experienced mentors to entrepreneurs who are looking to start up or grow their business. This is a totally free service. To date, we have helped over 700 businesses and have over 140 mentors. To become a mentor, please email Robert directly. To get a mentor, please visit www.tjenetwork.com and click "Get a Mentor". Robert Safren - robert@tjenetwork.com (Oct 6)

Need someone to care for your loved one someone who is compassionate and caring with a medical backround has experience with the elderly. Jennifer oneal - 13477947799, dombella@aol.com (Oct 5)

Pizza, Pasta & A Movie- Mon. Nov 5th @ the "Y"....6:30pm. "RBG Documentary" $10 ($7 Y members) RSVP- 908-289-8112 Broadway Play Tickets still available for Wed. Matinee, Dec. 12th ,"Come From Away" Orchestra seats w/ transportation $150pp ($135 Y members) call 908-289-8112. Jani Jonas - 9082898112, camplady30@aol.com (Oct 5)

Mitzvah chance: An elderly woman in our community is seeking people near the JEC to host her for Shabbat lunches. She lives by herself and has no family here and would like to get to know more families in the community. Please email me for contact information if you are able to host her for a Shabbat lunch. Jessica Savitt - 9084694478, savittfamily@aol.com (Oct 3)

IT support/technology integration; Small and medium size businesses, specializing in medical and dental practices. Can provide remote and on-site technical support/technology installations at fair and honest prices. References and Certifications available upon request. Mike Cheslow - 732-595-8346, kcitechnologysolutions@gmail.com (Oct 3)

World Wide Challah Bake at the Y on Wed., Oct 24th 6:45-9:45pm $18pp. Children 4th grade and up are welcome. Sponsorship/tables available. Must RSVP by 10/19 to seniordirector@uniony.org , or call Marcy at 908-289-8112, x. 34. Jani Jonas - 9082898112, camplady30@aol.com (Sep 28)

The Elizabeth Public Library is proud to announce expanded hours at the Elmora Branch Library (740 W. Grand St.) to better serve the community. The Elmora Branch Library will now be open from 9 am until 9 pm on Thursdays, beginning Thursday, October 4. Robert Barbanell - 908-353-4820, rbarbanell@elizpl.org (Sep 26)

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Exchange/For Sale
New or used goods for sale or trade, selling/seeking an automobile, sellling/renting/seeking a house or apartment, household merchandise, etc.
For sale Beautiful Wood China Closet Great Condition Barely Used Picture Available Or come by and look at it Only 1,200.00. iIsrael Mintz - 718-809-1960, izzymintz@gmail.com (Oct 16)

For rent in Elmora section: 2-family, 2nd floor, huge apt. 7 1/2 rooms, 3 bedrooms, near park, available Nov. 1, 2018. References needed, NO PETS. Please call and leave a message. Gail Wallace - 973-778-8384, wbgxyz@gmail.com (Oct 9)

Free SPIRALIZER, 4 Blade Paderno. used a few times with vegetables only. parve. Herbie- 908-353-2884, herbiekaiser@yahoo.com (Oct 5)

So cool! Delivered within 2-3 days after the wedding and reasonably priced: Sheva Brachot photo bencschers, featuring the Chatan and Kallah at their wedding! Wonderful gift memento they will treasure; excellent centerpiece and great conversation piece. To order, call 847-308-1424. Ellie - 847-308-1424, fearbuster.ellie@gmail.com (Oct 3)

Looking to buy/take schach mats for a Sukkah. I can schlep/load the mats into my vehicle; no assistance needed. Steven Starr - 2158968630, stevenastarr@gmail.com (Oct 3)

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Help wanted, seeking employment
Star Therapeutics is looking for a capable individual to support a child, one-on-one, in a classroom setting. Please email your resume for further information. Thank you. Yael - 7329617413, office@startherapeutics.net (Oct 16)

kitchen in linden nj looking for a mashgiach for 1 -2 hours daily from 730 to 830 plz call or email for more info. moshe - 9176428297, m9176428297@gmail.com (Oct 15)

Skilled Graphic Designer. Web and print-based design. Check out my portfolio @ www.akwdesign.com. Aryeh Weingast - 862-686-1488, alanweingast613@gmail.com (Oct 10)

Bruriah is seeking qualified individuals with The following part-time positions: Gym, Introduction to Occupational Therapy. Please submit resume and cover letter to Office@Bruriah.Org. Bruriah office - 9082806400, office@bruriah.org (Oct 10)

A busy internal medical office in the Canarsie neighborhood of Brooklyn is looking for a receptionist for 30-40 hours a week starting as soon as possible. Fred Grunseid - 718-251-7191, fredgrunseid@yahoo.com (Oct 10)

Hillside NJ - Frum owned company - looking for young energetic secretary for data entry and customer service. Asher Oberlander - 973-923-1600, 400hillside@gmail.com (Oct 7)

Looking for a babysitter on Monday and Wednesday from 3-7 pm to pick up my 3 year old from school and my 15 month old from day care. You need to have your own car for this job. $15 per hour plus gas reimbursed. Chaya - 347 441 7901, chaya.levinsohn@gmail.com (Sep 27)

My neighbor had two incredible caregivers (man and woman) who are now looking for their next job. They speak English, drive, have medical backgrounds and can do wound care, feeding tubes, etc. They are warm and caring, intelligent and engaging. The man is looking for live in or live out. The woman is looking for live in. Please call me for more info. Ilana adams - 2013705709, ilanaadams@gmail.com (Sep 26)

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Community Resources
Goods and services available from community members, local organizations, and select local merchants. Please let us know if you find any information here that is incorrect or out of date.
  • Baby Gmach A great help if you need baby stuff for long or short terms. Items include car seats, strollers, crib, exersaucer, bouncy seat, etc. Donations of all kinds of equipment welcome! Please call Charla or Steve to arrange for drop-offs and pick-ups: 908-994-1163, schnipper@yahoo.com
  • Bentscher Gmach - A donation to Kulanu Yachad will get you all of the bentschers that you need for your simcha or any occasion. Email mricklis@gmail.com to arrange pick-ups and returns.
  • Kulanu Yachad Local tzedaka organization accepts your donations and helps local families and individuals in need. Contact Dasi Goldsmith 558-1920 or Debbie Oratz 527-1468.
  • Medical Equipment Gemach Contact Moshe Pasternak at 917-733-0098.
  • Mincha Times Spreadsheet of Mincha times in Union County area
  • The Simchas Zelig Hotline Offering answers to questions in all Torah Subjects, help reviewing for exams in Jewish studies, free mentorships and much more. 1) Call 206-376-8873, 2) Leave your question on the voicemail along with a callback number and the best time to reach you, 3) Our trained staff tries to respond to everyone within 24 hours.
  • Tiferes Lea - Silk Floral Centerpieces for your simcha or event (named after our mother, a"h). For photos of some sample arrangements (we custom-make them according to your preference), please visit https://app.box.com/v/tiferesleaflowergemach (Colors available: light green, light blue, dark blue, cranberry, white, pink, yellow, lavender, dark purple, black). Requested donation of any amount to Rivkah Laufer Bikur Cholim (named after our grandmother, a"h). Dasi Goldsmith - dasigoldsmith2@gmail.com
Accounting Services
  • Accounting software and billing services. 20 yrs exp. Specializing in customizing Quickbooks for construction, realty and attorney offices. Full consulting, Web site, networking avail. Steve or Karen 908-624-1222, steven.buch@gmail.com
Aliya Guidance
  • If you or someone you know are thinking about making Aliyah, contact Olim Advisors. We will personally hold your hand step by step before your Aliyah and after arriving in Israel. We will help solve problems and save you time and money. We can go with you to the bank, schools, and different government offices. We will advocate for you, translate and call on your behalf. Olim Advisors is here to guide you. Contact us now for a consultation. Lara Itzhaki - 201-503-4705, litzhaki@olimadvisors.com (added Dec 2017)
  • Biofeedback and neurofeedback to address hypertension, chronic pain, diabetes, and ADHD, right here in Elizabeth! Reasonable rates, convenience and effective outcomes. Ellie Wolf, MS, BCB, Fellow BCIA - 847-308-1424, fearbuster.ellie@gmail.com
Bris Outfit Gemach
  • I have a collection of magnificent knit Italian bris outfits with matching delicate blankets and pillows, clean and ready for use. Contact me to borrow a set for your simcha. Rivki Kumer - 347-898-4000, rivkikumer@gmail.com
Building Contractors
  • A-Z contracting: Contact us for bathrooms renovations, kitchens, attics, basements, plumbing, electric, trim work, painting, tiling and hardwood flooring installations. Affordable pricing all work is insured. Yossi 646-369-4994, yzablocki@yahoo.com
  • Call Swissa Construction for home remodeling, plumbing, painting, electric work, roofing, siding, floors, tile and marble, bathrooms, metal railings, outside stairs, etc. Excellent prices, free estimates. Free emergency heating services to senior citizens. Local, Shomer Shabbat, available 24/6. Tzion Swissa 908-966-1044.
Chores & Errands
  • We help make people's lives easier. Do you need help with tasks, daily chores, typing, or local drop off/pick up? Recovering from surgery/illness and need an extra hand? Overnight services are also provided. Elizabeth Marasco 908-906-0604, liz@errandsnchores.net, www.errandsnchores.net
  • The Kloz Klozet carries name brand women's, teens and children's fashionable clothing for the frum community. Sarah Mintz - sarahmintz@gmail.com, 917-913-2129
College applications
  • Need help with college applications? I am an independent educational consultant, and I assist high school students and their parents with the college application process. Call David Twersky (908-591-1197) for a FREE one hour consultation. David Twersky - 908-591-1197, dztwersky@gmail.com
Computer/IT Assistance
  • Moishe Adler 973-232-6555
  • Mikhail Kruglyak 908-612-1699, tegron@gmail.com
  • Jonathan Zekry 347-789-7122, support@highlifesystems.com
  • Mike Cheslow - 732-595-8346, kcitechnologysolutions@gmail.com - IT support/technology integration; Small and medium size businesses, specializing in medical and dental practices. Remote and on-site technical support/technology installations at fair and honest prices.
Doula Services
  • Mother-to-Mother for expectant mothers. Private physical, emotional and informational support for entire labor and delivery period. Sensitivity to Halacha. Sliding fee scale available. Malka Korbman RN, BSN, Certified Birth Doula, LMSW 908-295-4487 (cell), malkakorbman@gmail.com
  • I am a DONA-certified Labor Coach and I would love to help you through your pregnancy, labor, and birth! Having a Doula reduces the chance of interventions by as much as 28%! Call for a free initial meeting. Bracha Hoffer - 718-360-6273, brachadoula@gmail.com
  • I am a doula currently certifying with Birth Arts International, booking clients at reduced rates while I complete my certification. Contact me so we can discuss how I can support you for your ideal birth! Shana Lowell - 908-943-5687, njbirthdoula@gmail.com
Dyslexia Tutoring
  • Certified Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner available for tutoring. The Wilson Reading System is a highly acclaimed method that has helped many students of all ages with reading disabilities and focuses on decoding, vocabulary and phonemic awareness. The results are improved accuracy and fluency. Yossi Kenigsberg - 908-303-6924, ykberg18@gmail.com
eBay Selling
  • Want to sell an item on eBay but don't know how? I can sell your antiques, electronics, sports memorabilia and more. Azriel Kimmel 973-715-9018, kimkimproducitons@gmail.com
Fitness & Nutrition
  • Personal training, small group training, Yoga, Zumba, Boot Camp classes. Ready to improve your lifestyle and wellness. Neshe Antelis 908-353-4341, nantelis@gmail.com
Gardening Handyman Services
  • Shomer Shabbos Handyman available for all your needs large and small. We will even change your light bulbs. Insurance and Licensed, recommendations from the community are available. David Artman 973 868 0725, dave@handiesthandyman.com
  • Furniture repair, light electric wiring, hanging shelves, repair bike tire flats, light sewing, cooking, machine caning, rushing. Norma Hall 908-241-7709
Health Consultant
  • Do you struggle with lack of sleep, anxiety, depression, feeling stuck or difficulty with weight loss? I can help you transform your life and reclaim your power and health by discovering what it is you truly want. Increase your emunah and bitachon, leading to harmony and hormonal balance. Carolyn Chaya Battino - info@foodlabelmaven.org, 908-344-7979.
Judaica & Personalized Gifts
  • Monograms for all occasions. Bar Mitzvas Weddings Etc... Check it out on facebook @ chanismonograms. Chani Kanelsky 978-533-9593. Chani Kanelsky - 978-533-9593, chanikanelsky@gmail.com
  • Altman Landscape Construction: All phases of design, construction, and renovation. Specializing in swimming pool renovations, patios, walks, steps, tree work, lawn maintenance and drainage solutions. We also do demolition, excavation, and large scale site work.Over 17 yrs experience. Mention ekesher for a 10% discount. David Altman 908-482-6732, altmanfam5@comcast.net
Lawn Mower Repair and Second-Hand Sales
  • I fix lawn mowers and other yard machines. Will pick up and deliver in the Elizabeth/Hillside area. I also sell used lawn mowers. Please text me and I will get back to you! Tzvi Pinsker - 908-358-6680, stevepinsker@gmail.com
Legal Services
  • Law Offices of Benjamin D. Eckman, Esq. Broad range of legal services for the elderly, the disabled and their families. Offices in Union, Wayne and Hackensack. eckman-elderlaw.com, 908-206-1000, beckesquire@aol.com
  • The Law Office of Shlomo Himmel provides quality legal services to individuals, families, and small businesses in New Jersey and New York: lawsuits, estate planning, house buying, small business. Shlomo Himmel - 908-671-1434, shlomo@himmellaw.org, www.HimmelLaw.org
  • Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Kimmel. Full-service personal injury and collection law firm with offices in NY and NJ. 212-684-5454, jk@jklawnynj.com
  • Special prices for Elizabeth customers; 2 locks for $85. Bilingual (English and Hebrew). Sharon - 908-787-4302
Music lessons
  • Guitar Lessons offered by top pro musician, 30 years' experience, lessons at my studio (Hillside-Westminster) or your home. Mo Antelis 908 282 1007, mantelis1@yahoo.com
  • Rikud Orchestra for your simcha. Jewish music, all styles. Weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, concerts. 20 years experience. Based in Hillside. Moshe Antelis 908-282-1007, mantelis1@yahoo.com
  • Get papers notarized for just $3.00 a page. Devra Ketner - 201-563-9837, dev316_2000@yahoo.com
  • Notary Public Service, State of New Jersey. $2.50 per page. Larry Bobrow - 732-742-0010, kalelb@optonline.net
Pet Services
  • J-Walking at-home pet care and dog walking by Avi Steinberg. Reasonable rates. Dedicated to your pets. 908-355-0587, avisteinberg21@gmail.com
  • Mendys Photography offers professional and creative photography for events and family portraits. Competitive prices, excellent service. Mendy Moscowitz - 773-715-5215, mendymoscow@gmail.com
Proofreading Services
  • Freelance proofreader with extensive experience. Providing businesses and individuals reliable, efficient, and detail-oriented service. Dasi Goldsmith 908-558-1920, hhgoldsmith@aol.com
Realtors Real Estate Appraisals
  • Real estate appraisals for all types of properties, we can help lower property taxes and we help agents and brokers determine an appropriate listing price for a particular property. B&M Appraisers. Mendel Hoffer - 908-884-1976, bandmappraisers@gmail.com
Resume Services
  • Complete Professional Resume Services, no templates, one on one communication with your personally assigned writer. All areas of expertise. Professional, IT, Student, Federal and more. Larry Bobrow - 800-808-6937, lbobrow@resumetower.com
Sewer & Drain Cleaning/Clearing
  • Sabra Drain and Sewer, a family owned and operated company, has been cleaning and clearing drains for the past 35 years. We pride ourselves on our quality of work as well as our customer service. At Sabra we strive to ensure your plumbing needs are addressed in a professional and timely manner. Mordechai Gurell / Katzourin - 973-715-9422, sabrasewer@gmail.com
  • Professionally trained. Wash and sets for just $25. Haircuts and Updoos for all simchas. Chani Kanelsky, chanikanelsky@gmail.com. Chani Kanelsky 978-533-9593, chanikanelsky@gmail.com
  • Hair, sheitels and makeup for all occasions. Trained by the best in the business with 7 years of experience. Check out my FB page. All new customers receive $5 off their first service. Natanya Milgraum, 856-261-6439, nmilgraum@yahoo.com
  • Full-service sheital macher. Cut/style, color, wash/combouts. Complete line of Freeda, Georgie, Jacquelyn, Euro, etc. Semi-Custom sheitals and falls. Chany Sprei 908-337-0860, csprei2@gmail.com
  • Expert sheital washing, styling and setting. Same day service available upon request. Located at imperial house by the AI. Meira Smith 845-300-1398, meria54@gmail.com
  • MOPS Wigs has a large selection of high-end gently worn wigs and falls at rock-bottom prices. We also carry many brands new and discounted. Experienced stylist on staff for all your wig needs. Rimona Hornung 646-270-4058, mopswigs@gmail.com
Simcha Poems
  • I will write a personalized, customized poem, for any Simcha. You provide the specifics, and I provide the poem. Miriam Schiffman 908-469-2560, pismrs30@aol.com
  • Great quality at great prices personalized stationery, thank you notes, birth announcements, new years cards, engagement, l'chayim and bar/bat mitzvah invitations, accessories. Shira Strong 908-558-7998, zmathtchr@aol.com
  • $50 for a logo design for your child's Bar/Bat Mitzvah invitation, yarmulke, giveaways and more. We also do video montages. Azriel Kimmel 973-715-9018, kimkimproducitons@gmail.com
  • Alterations and repairs offered with many years of experience with men's and women's clothing. Very reasonable prices. Susan Morreale - 908 242 5417, terry442_2000@yahoo.com
  • Tutor - local, active in Jewish Community, all subjects + test prep. Licensed and certified including background checks. Excellent with students who have learning disabilities. Call 908-966-3731and ask for Rich Brown. Richard Brown - 908-966-3731, rbrown914@gmail.com
  • Tutoring in Judaic Studies Over 10 years of Laining experience, 5 years classroom/Judaic studies teaching experience. Yoni Korbman 908-208-0814, guitarnshtark247@aol.com
  • Would you like to learn Hebrew or strengthen your existing reading or language skills? I am an experienced Ivrit/Hebrew Language teacher for students ages 2.5 - 120! Instruction is engaging, hands-on, and geared to the unique needs and interests of each student. My students gain mastery and confidence in the nurturing educational environment that I provide! Let's talk, Goldy Mandel, 908 220-5812, goldymandel1@aol.com
  • Certified teacher and registered dietician available for tutoring in English, biology, and/or chemistry on the high school level. Over 15 years of tutoring experience. Jessica Savitt 908-469-4478, savittfamily@aol.com
  • Experienced math tutor available for all levels, from elementary school through college. Daniel Fleisher - 917-783-6669, danielf82@hotmail.com
  • Math Tutor All levels: Elementary, High School, College, Test Prep. All subjects: Arithmetic, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Statistics, etc. Frum mathematics tutor with over 10 years of experience teaching and working in the field of mathematics. Moshe C Silverstein - 7188390185, moshechayimsilverstein@gmail.com

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Community Calendar
To avoid scheduling conflicts, please check the Community Calendar before scheduling an event, and remember to submit your own events that may affect part or all of the community.

  • Click here for a calendar-style (grid) presentation of scheduled events.
  • Click here to see a list of events for the remainder of 2018.
  • To add your event to the eKesher calendar, please call Mavis Rosenstein at 908-353-2498 (home) or 908-358-4262 (cell).