In the News

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Shouldering the burden of forgotten cemeteries
September 20th, 2010 - The old Jewish cemetery in Eufaula, Ala., hasn’t been used in years.“The monuments are j... [ read more ]

Preservation group offers tours of Jewish cemeteries
August 23rd, 2007 - At most tours offered by Friends for Preservation of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries Inc., attend... [ read more ]

Israeli to visit ancestors
August 14th, 2007 - The Friends for Preservation of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries Inc. is scheduled to have its fir... [ read more ]

NY, Rishon families separated by Shoah are reunited
March 15th, 2007 - Joan Sher Meister was on a cemetery tour in New Jersey last year when she began thinking back to her... [ read more ]

Cemetery tour planned for sites in Perth Amboy
November 18th, 2006 - Friends for Preservation of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries Inc., which has restored and maintain... [ read more ]

Cemetery Tours
November 15th, 2006 - Friends For Preservation Of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries, a group of concerned citizens with r... [ read more ]

Restoring Upended Stones, With Care
October 1st, 2006 - EVERY Yom Kippur for what seemed an eternity, evening services at the Orthodox synagogue here opened... [ read more ]

Tracing their lineage
September 18th, 2006 - The Friends for Preservation of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries led a tour of two area burial gro... [ read more ]

Headstones toppled at cemeteries
September 16th, 2006 - Thirty-five headstones were toppled at two Jewish cemeteries this week, a little more than a week be... [ read more ]

Preservation group leads tours of Jewish cemeteries
July 5th, 2006 - Friends for Preservation of Middlesex County Jewish Cemeteries Inc. has begun restoration and maint... [ read more ]

Touring a neglected cemetery
April 25th, 2006 - Visitors tour the cemetery of Congregation Shamrey Tefiloh (formerly Shari Tephalo), on Florida Grov... [ read more ]

Jewish cemeteries need care
April 22nd, 2006 - The ivy covering Elias Wedeen's 1931 gravestone at the Hebrew Fraternity Cemetery on New Brunswick A... [ read more ]

N.J. Jewish cemeteries receive S. Florida support
April 19th, 2006 - From the looks of the Jewish cemeteries owned by Congregation Shaarey Tefiloh in Perth Amboy, one wo... [ read more ]

New Jersey Jewish cemeteries receive local support
April 13th, 2006 - From the looks of the Jewish cemeteries owned by Congregation Shaarey Tefiloh in Perth Amboy, one wo... [ read more ]

Cemetery tour is a trip down "Memory Lane"
April 4th, 2006 - Retired Woodbridge pharmacist Roy Doctofsky paused in front of a gravesite at the Hebrew Fraternity ... [ read more ]

A community's resting place
March 30th, 2006 - A small crowd gathered at the gates of the Hebrew Fraternity Cemetery in the Hopelawn section of Woo... [ read more ]

Cemetery tour offers glimpse of Middlesex's buried past
February 21st, 2006 - Encouraged by supporters of her yearlong effort to refurbish Middlesex County’s neglected Jewi... [ read more ]

Volunteers help care for Perth Amboy's cemeteries
November 15th, 2005 - On a visit to one of two cemeteries owned by Congregation Shaarey Tefiloh in Perth Amboy, Dr. Mona S... [ read more ]

 

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