Edison Council President should resign

NJ Council Pres. Joyce Ship-Freeman posted content offensive to Catholics, Jews and Asian-Americans, then claimed she was hacked. Op-ed.Rabbi Dr. David Rosenthal, 5/17/2020, 11:53 AM

Lakewood, New Jersey rabbi arrested for violating social distancing

Orthodox rabbi from Lakewood, New Jersey who is suing state's governor has been arrested for holding mass public gathering.Shira Hanau, JTA, 5/13/2020, 7:13 AM

NY man charged for harassing Jews over coronavirus

30-year-old Queens man indicted on counts of intimidation and harassment over two confrontations in New Jersey.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/23/2020, 7:59 PM

NJ man accused of ordering attacks on synagogues released from jail

New Jersey man arrested for organizing attacks on synagogues in the Midwest released from jail and sent to house arrest.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/22/2020, 7:44 AM

New Jersey: Parents charged with child endangerment after holding at-home gatherings

In Lakewood, New Jersey, parents face child endangerment charges after holding gatherings in their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2020, 9:23 AM

CDC issues travel advisory for three US states

Travel advisory gives governors discretion to implement it, does not include essential employees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2020, 1:26 PM

Trump decides against quarantine in coronavirus 'hotspots'

US President backs away from calling for a quarantine in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, calls for "strong Travel Advisory" instead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2020, 4:22 AM

Statewide curfew in New Jersey over coronavirus

Al restaurants and theaters in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut ordered closed until further notice over coronavirus.Gary Willig, 3/16/2020, 8:50 PM

Mayor of Teaneck, NJ calls on all residents to self-quarantine

Bergen County Jewish schools closed, New Jersey government considering statewide curfew amid coronavirus outbreak.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/15/2020, 8:04 PM

New Jersey: Swastikas painted near Jewish-owned business

Multiple swastikas painted near Jewish-owned business in Howell, New Jersey, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2020, 7:20 PM

Swastika spray-painted on Jewish-owned business in New Jersey

Large blue swastika and the words “white power” spray-painted on Jewish-owned business in Jackson.Ben Ariel, 2/20/2020, 4:16 AM

Keeping businesses safe: State of NJ to host high-level security summit in Lakewood

NJ Office of Homeland Security partners with Jewish organization to host special security summit focusing on Lakewood's security needs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2020, 7:54 AM

New Jersey event to celebrate Jewish solidarity, Daf Yomi completion

Last of 11 worldwide mega events celebrating completion of Daf Yomi to be held by Dirshu organization in New Jersey.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/6/2020, 10:56 PM

New Jersey and Israel honor righteous Holocaust-era diplomats

New Jersey - Israel Commission opens exhibition 'Beyond Duty: Diplomats Recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 10:21 PM

Antisemitism in Jackson, New Jersey

There used to be signs in certain areas saying "No dogs and Jews allowed" while selling homes to blacks was considered to depress local real estate prices. Has America returned to those shameful days - only against Jews? Ronn Torossian, 1/21/2020, 12:05 PM

NJ pizzeria manager fired for anti-Semitic tirade after employee wanted Rosh Hashanah off

New Jersey pizzeria apologizes to employee, fires manager who launched into anti-Semitic tirade over request for Rosh Hashanah absence.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/16/2020, 3:38 PM

New Jersey vaccines law defeated (for now) as parents cheer

Bill would have ended religious exemptions to mandatory vaccinations for New Jersey public school students.Mordechai Sones, 1/14/2020, 8:01 PM

Reported bias crimes up 65% in New Jersey

72 anti-Jewish bias incidents reported in New Jersey in 2018, 30% of total bias crimes.Laura E. Adkins/JTA, 1/14/2020, 2:10 AM

New Jersey teen says boss sent him anti-Semitic messages after he took off Rosh Hashanah

Jewish teen working at New Jersey pizzeria sues his boss who made anti-Semitic comments after teen asked to take off Jewish holiday.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/10/2020, 8:13 AM

Watch: Nearly 100,000 Jews gather for Siyum HaShas in New Jersey

Over 90,000 Jews gather in MetLife Stadium in New Jersey to celebrate Siyum HaShas - completion of the study of the entire Talmud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 8:32 PM

Man confronts Jews in New Jersey bagel store

Police investigating incident in which suspect angrily confronted patrons in Teaneck bagel store as a possible "bias incident".Ben Ariel, 12/26/2019, 4:29 AM

This is why the Ferencz Family Fund has been established

Jersey City, drenched in a river of blood and tears, needs an outpouring of support.Communicated Content, 12/16/2019, 6:31 PM

NJ shooting bystanders blame Jewish victims

Jersey City residents near shooting attack call for Jews to get out, forcing Jewish leaders to recognize 'bigger problem than appears'.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2019, 10:52 AM

Holes in the wall: Aftermath of New Jersey shooting

Volunteers from 'Chesed shel Emet' organization at scene of deadly shooting at Jersey City kosher supermarket.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 3:30 PM

'Shooters had extra ammunition and pipe bombs in their truck'

Local man who responded to shooting in kosher store in Jersey City's small Hasidic community speaks with Arutz Sheva about scene of attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 10:00 AM

'Violent anti-Semitism has turned into national crisis'

New York City placed on high alert following Jersey City shooting, says Mayor de Blasio, warning that anti-Semitism has become a 'crisis'.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2019, 9:34 AM

New Jersey kosher store was 'targeted', says mayor

Jersey City mayor says investigation suggests shooters did single out kosher grocery store in attack that left four dead, three wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 8:44 AM

Two victims of New Jersey kosher store shooting identified

Leah Minda Ferencz, Moshe Deutsch named as victims of shooting inside of kosher grocery story in New Jersey.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2019, 7:41 AM

Rabbi films threats against him at LI Costco, aggressor arrested

'I'm going to get my gun and shoot you.' Police arrest man who threatened, harassed Jews at Five Towns Costco.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/10/2019, 3:21 PM

NAACP: 'Blacks are dying so that Jews can live'

NAACP Passaic, NJ, turns water crisis in Flint, Michigan, into excuse for anti-Semitism.Chana Roberts, 12/6/2019, 2:24 PM

NJ man accused of ordering vandalism of 2 synagogues

18-year-old suspect allegedly used neo-Nazi network to order acts of vandalism against two synagogues.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/17/2019, 10:11 PM

New Jersey: Shooting at high school football match injures 3

Police charge five in connection with Friday shooting at high school football game.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2019, 9:09 PM

New Jersey: One dead as plane crashes into home

Plane crashing into New Jersey home leaves pilot dead, sets homes on fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2019, 10:03 AM

Anti-Jewish fliers left on car windshields in New Jersey town

Series of fliers with anti-Israel and anti-Semitic statements left on car windshields in New Jersey town.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/13/2019, 3:42 PM

'We take the best of Israeli innovation and bring it to NJ'

Andrew Gross, Executive Director of the New Jersey-Israel Commission, says that NJ is leading the way in its relationship with Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 9/28/2019, 11:22 PM

Jewish atty. for Trenton, NJ resigns over anti-Semitic comments

Attorney under contract with city of Trenton, New Jersey, resigns after the City Council president uses the term “Jew her down.”Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/24/2019, 6:22 PM

NJ man indicted for scoping out US targets for Hezbollah

US citizen born in Lebanon indicted for scouting potential targets in US for Hezbollah, including UN HQ, Statue of Liberty and Times Square.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/22/2019, 8:26 AM

New Jersey man indicted on charges of supporting Hezbollah

42-year-old allegedly surveilled dozens of iconic New York City locations and provided Hezbollah with detailed information about them.Elad Benari, 9/20/2019, 12:12 AM

'Wait her out and Jew her down'

President of a New Jersey City Council uses term ‘Jew her down.’ Her colleagues come to her defense.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/18/2019, 8:42 AM

NJ teen accused of deliberately swerving car twice to hit Jews

Teen driver arrested after attempt to run over Jewish men, yelled anti-Semitic insults at them.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/17/2019, 5:51 PM

Orthodox Jewish doc loses challenge to NJ assisted-suicide law

New Jersey law that permits assisted suicide goes into effect after Orthodox Jewish doctor loses in his bid to challenge the measure.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/28/2019, 10:01 PM

From New Jersey to Jerusalem

100 participants from US make trip to Jerusalem to strengthen connection to Israeli communities and Zionism.Eliran Aharon, 8/15/2019, 11:37 AM

New Jersey: Comedy club owner and family nanny stabbed to death

Comedy club owner David Kimowitz and family nanny stabbed to death in suburban NJMarcy Oster, JTA, 8/6/2019, 7:32 AM

New Jersey legalizes medically-assisted suicide

New Jersey is the 8th state to allow medically assisted suicide. The law applies to terminally ill patients with 6 months or less to live.Sara Rubenstein, 8/4/2019, 5:46 PM

Police identify men who sprayed fluid on Jews near NJ synagogue

Three men who sprayed dark fluid on Jews near Teaneck synagogue while shouting anti-Semitic obscenities identified.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/18/2019, 4:16 PM

36 Jews arrested protesting at ICE detention center

Hundreds of far-left Jewish activists from 'Never Again Action' protest outside of detention center where illegal immigrants are held.Ben Sales, JTA, 7/1/2019, 7:12 AM

Lakewood Jewish woman charged in death of toddler left in car

Indictment against 25-year-old New Jersey woman for death of son who was left in car alone draws anti-Semitic responses online.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 6/19/2019, 7:33 AM

Jewish gay conversion therapy group ordered to shut down

New Jersey court shuts down gay conversion therapy group which had been operating under new name after being ordered closed by judge.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 6/14/2019, 2:19 PM

NJ man threatened to blow up Trump Tower, Israeli consulate

New Jersey man arrested for bomb threats, providing material support to Hamas in Gaza.Gary Willig, 5/22/2019, 10:34 PM

NJ library delays reading by ‘P is for Palestine’ author

Appearance of author promoting Palestinian Arab nationalism to children postponed at New Jersey public library following criticism.JTA, 5/10/2019, 7:33 AM

Anti-Semitic vandals break into vacated Jewish home in NJ

Recently vacated Jewish home slated for demolition vandalized inside and out with anti-Semitic graffiti.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/6/2019, 7:36 AM

Court: Separate-swimming at NJ condo complex discriminatory

Federal appeals court rules that separate swimming hours for men and women at Lakewood condominium is discriminatory.Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/23/2019, 3:54 PM

Swastika graffiti found in NJ school district

School district in New Jersey hit with sixth incident of anti-Semitic and racist graffiti since November.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2019, 2:07 AM

Pro-Palestinian protesters interrupt Cory Booker campaign rally

Watch: Protesters interrupt Democratic senator's kickoff of 2020 presidential bid, chanting 'Free Palestine'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/14/2019, 10:48 PM

NJ student expelled for anti-Semitic, racist graffiti

11th grader kicked out of New Jersey private school over racist, anti-Semitic graffiti found in the school's bathrooms.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/10/2019, 9:47 PM

'Liberals trying to force Muslims to adopt Liberalism'

NJ Imam: Liberals want Muslims to allow them to exercise freedom of speech to insult Muhammad.Mordechai Sones, 2/7/2019, 3:43 PM

Is New Jersey group protesting haredi growth anti-Semitic?

NJ group warns that expansion of haredi population in Lakewood could lead to 'utter destruction' of Ocean County, New Jersey.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/25/2019, 7:29 AM