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Community Board
Public interest announcements, general notices, lost & found, services offered/sought, information/advice sought, person/people/groups sought, etc.
Seeking ride for one person from Hillside/Elizabeth to Far Rockaway/Queens area next Friday morning, 5/24/19. Please reach out if you can help. Rachel Fleisher - 2017833414, jrfleisher@gmail.com (May 16)

The Elmora Branch Library (740 W Grand St) hosts Chair Yoga and Aerobics. Kathy Jackson, Fitness Instructor at The Gateway Family YMCA, leads this FREE and FUN exercise class for anyone over 14! Classes held May 16, May 23, & May 30, from 11:45 am - 12:45 pm. Robert Barbanell - 908-353-4820, rbarbanell@elizpl.org (May 12)

BA Lag B'omer BBQ 5/23/19 5-6:30 pm @ Phil Rizzuto Park Free Admission, BBQ Food for Purchase. Rabbi Avremy Kanelsky - 9082890770, office@brisavrohom.org (May 7)

BA Shavuot Sunday Sundae Party 6/9 @BA Shachris 9:30 Followed by 10 Commandments & Dairy Kiddush. Rabbi Avremy Kanelsky - 9082890770, office@brisavrohom.org (May 7)

On behalf of the family to which I referred when I asked for donations to Kulanu Yachad prior to Pesach, I would like to show hakarat hatov to those who so generously answered my call and provided for this family to have a chag kasher v'sameach. You have enabled the family to have a kosher for Pesach home, meals and sedarim, and groceries for the chag. May you all be zocheh to do many mitzvot and to have good health and nachat! Jessica Savitt - 9084694478, savittfamily@aol.com (May 6)

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: colors available: light green, light blue, dark blue, cranberry, white, pink, yellow, lavender, dark purple, black), please visit https://app.box.com/v/TiferesLeaFlowerGemach or email dasigoldsmith2@gmail.com Requested donation of any amount to Rivkah Laufer Bikur Cholim (named after our grandmother, a"h). Hadassa Goldsmith - 9085581920, dasigoldsmith2@gmail.com (May 5)

If you are an entrepreneur looking to grow your business or a successful business-person looking to give back, then join our growing community. 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 - it is all done on a volunteer basis. Visit www.tjenetwork.com for more info. Robert Safren - robert@tjenetwork.com (Apr 30)

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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.
Room for rent in strictly kosher home in Elizabeth. Choice of private entrance and bathroom (shower), with shared kitchen and living room/dining room. WiFi. Near a shul. Call 908-430-9999 (May 23)

Jewishhomeart.com enhances your chag with beautiful posters and decals that you can hang up on your walls. Create a Shavuos feeling in your home and get your family excited for the chag. Check out our designs! Affordable prices, beautiful art. https://www.jewishhomeart.com. Leah Gottheim - 9082492975, leahgottheim@gmail.com (May 22)

Elizabeth Kloz klozet Pre Shavuot Sale 3/4 Sleeve Cotton Or Modal Shells 5 For 50.00 Cotton or Ponte Stretchy Skirts 4 For 60.00 Cotton Or Nylon Swim Dresses 25.00 If you need anything Special Call me. Sarah Mintz - 917-913-2129, sarahmintz@gmail.com (May 22)

Giving away Gevalia coffee maker, Welbilt bread maker, 2 stainless steel hot/ cold cups never used, digital ceramic heater, pair of 5lb adjustable weights, an Oreck vacuum cleaner. Yours for the taking in exchange for donation to Kulanu Yachad. Yanina Haas - 908-553-5528, yaninah1905@gmail.com (May 22)

Interested in car swap for July 2019. Need 6 seater or more in NJ. We have 7 seater in Israel. Harold Sternlicht - 412-422-3322, hsternlicht@mail.com (May 12)

Seeking Jewish themed wall art/ prints suitable for framing. Marcia Steinberg - 908 355 0587, hatlady921@ail.com (May 9)

Selling almost brand new dresser with mirror and matching nightstand. Also selling marble top table and 6 chairs and two yellow accent chairs. All items priced to sell. Please email for pics and prices. Rimona - 6462704058, rimona_hornung@yahoo.com (May 6)

Dining room set for sale - table, six chairs and buffet. $495.00. Call for more information. deborah s kivelevitz - 9738761935, bitzenkiv@yahoo.com (May 2)

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Jobs
Help wanted, seeking employment
Posting for a friend: Mother of grown children is seeking babysitting or substitute teaching position. Quick learner, wonderful with children of all ages, very sweet personality. Please email me with inquiries and I will forward them on to her for reply. Sheila Nashofer - 9088686425, sheilanashofer@yahoo.com (May 22)

Could someone please recommend a NJ lawyer who specializes in residential construction law. This is time sensitive. Please note: this has nothing to do with JD and Sons' amazing work, it's for the first contractor who is pursuing us for destroying our house. JOEL CITRON - 6467721091, joeljcitron@gmail.com (May 20)

Handyman- Mr. Dependable, no job too small,specializing in electrical work lic #3969, painting ,carpentry work. Repair and installations of various other work. All phases of work in home. Please call charlie 973 258 9258. Charlie - 9732589258, ctennen2@yahoo.com (May 15)

We are looking to fill the positions of Bookkeeper and operations manager. We are a busy HVAC company located in Hillside NJ. Please contact for more detailed job description. Please include which position you are interested in. Michael sabo - 718-344-7799, nyhvac@gmail.con (May 14)

Camp Ahava of the Union Y is looking for counselors who enjoy working with children ages 2 1/2 - 4 1/2. We have a fun, interesting, and varied program. Must be 16 or over. 6/25 - 8/15. Please contact Stacy 917 334 8921 or Shulie 908 353 3896. Shulie Glazer - 9083533896, bubbieema@aol.com (May 14)

Posting for a friend: Seeking a work at home position for a highly qualified executive assistant with excellent oral and written communication skills. Managed several successful companies. Experience with 501C3 and grant allocations. Working knowledge of Quickbooks, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook Express. Hadassa Goldsmith - 9085581920, dasigoldsmith2@gmail.com (May 7)

Seeking recommendations for someone to mow my lawn. Thanks. Avraham - 7813661740, anpreil6@gmail.com (May 6)

19 year-old male available for employment starting immediately. Resume available upon request. Levi Antelis - 9084187669, lyantelis@gmail.com (May 5)

Hair By Ariella (Licensed professional) Will Come To Your Home! For all your hair and wig needs Cutting Styling (Wash and set) Color / Highlights Small Repairs for Wigs Boys and Girls Children cuts Keriton Treatment. ariella trachtenberg - 9174027576, ariellatrachtenberg@yahoo.com (Apr 30)

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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
  • 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
Clothing
  • 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
Landscaping
  • 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
Locksmith
  • Special prices for Elizabeth customers; 2 locks for $85. Bilingual (English and Hebrew). Sharon - 908-787-4302
Massage
  • Last year's aches and pains should not be this years trouble. Make a resolution for the solution and call Rachel! I'm a licensed massage therapist specializing in migraines, sciatica and back pain, treating men, women and children. Rachel Fleisher - 201-783-3414, MassageZoneNJ@gmail.com
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
Musicians
  • 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
Notaries
  • 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
Photography
  • 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
Sheitals
  • 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
Stationery/Invitations/Logos
  • 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
Tailoring
  • 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
Tutoring
  • 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 2019.
  • To add your event to the eKesher calendar, please send an email to calendar@eKesher.com.