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Community Board
Public interest announcements, general notices, lost & found, services offered/sought, information/advice sought, person/people/groups sought, etc.
We are thrilled to announce that library curbside pickup of items on hold begins at the Elmora Branch Library (740 W Grand St) on Monday, July 6. Call 908-353-4820 for more details. 15-minute appointment pickup times from 12-4 PM Monday-Friday. Place holds by calling Elmora or with your library card number and pin at elizpl.org and navigate to catalog search. Robert Barbanell - 9083534820, rbarbanell@elizpl.org (Jun 30)

Want to entertain your kids (or yourself) for a few hours? Visit Bagels and Locks studio online and play their online "escape room" type of puzzle quest while learning some fun facts about Israel. I've played both the original Israel quest and the newer Jerusalem quest. They are beyond fun and will keep you or your kids engaged and happy. The quests can be played competitively or in groups so they're great for families of all ages. They were created by a friend of mine in Israel. David and Jessica SAVITT - 9082300349, savittfamily@aol.com (Jun 28)

Boys Learning Program: I am very pleased to offer a local in-person learning program for boys. We will study Halacha, Mishna, and Parsha. Daily raffle. Monday - Thursday afternoons from 3-4PM. Social Distance rules in effect. At $100 per week. Potential for 2 separate groups at 2 separate times if enough demand. If interested, please contact me. Rabbi Shmuel Burnstein - 9085000787, shmuelb@msn.com (Jun 22)

Chaveirim B'Virtual Alone in our houses, we are still connecting online. Davening, songs, games, arts & crafts, and lots of fun. For children going into Primer (JEC)/ Kindergarten (Kushner), and First Grade. 10-11am, Monday-Friday. Registration will be week by week, leaving you open to change plans if things open/ close more than they are now. I will drop off supplies for arts & crafts projects to your house. Everything designed to not require parental assistance. Dalia Adler - 9089673722, daliaadler@daliaadler.com (Jun 14)

The Y is excited to re-open our Early Childhood Center by July 6th. We will be covid -compliant and look forward to having our family back together. Please watch for Pool information out shortly. All activities, as they re-open, will be compliant with highest NJ and Union County Health Regulations and building capacity will be limited until otherwise noted. For more information, Y offices are now open 9am-1pm. We will keep the community updated as we hopefully progress to the next phases. Jani jonas - 908-289-8112, janikj@uniony.org (Jun 10)

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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.
Everything is free. Thursday, July 2nd. 27 Princeton Rd. 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. A large collection of books and dvds plus miscellaneous. Take as much as you want. Please consider making a donation to tzedakah. There will be a collection box on the porch and all proceeds will go to Kulanu Yachad. Please wear a mask and be mindful of social distancing. Enjoy! deborah s kivelevitz - 9738761935, bitzenkiv@yahoo.com (Jul 1)

I have a number of pieces of art that are on sale on Ebay, including some very nice Asian dolls and musical figurines. I'm trying to downsize somewhat, so if you are interested in what I have for sale, please email me and I'd be happy to send you pictures. David and Jessica Savitt - 9082300349, savittfamily@aol.com (Jun 28)

Boarding chance for RTMA/Bruriah student for upcoming school year. Private room/ bath. Call for details. Marcia F Steinberg - 908 355 0587, hatlady921@aol.com (Jun 28)

Moving sale: selling most contents of home rock bottom prices! Many items free ! Living room , kitchen, bedroom, and basement all ready to go, no reasonable offer refused. Zisi - 9083776881, zcfreud@gmail.com (Jun 16)

We are giving away a large metal gazebo (needs new canvas) in very good condition. You will need to take it apart. Fran Medetsky - 9176694261, med1876@msn.com (Jun 15)

One kids' bike. Need a good cleaning and air in the tires but otherwise in working condition. Eve Hecht - 908-313-9541, evehecht@aol.com (Jun 14)

Kloz klozet of Elizabeth is open for pick ups. We have all of your clothing needs. - Shells, Tops, Everyday Stretchy Skirts, Straight and Aline Skirts Swimwear Tops and Skirts And Dresses. Everything is on Sale. Just give me a call 917-913-2129. Sarah Mintz - 917-913-2129, sarahmintz@gmail.com (Jun 10)

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Help wanted, seeking employment
I'm looking for quotes for the following home services, start of service approx week of July 20th: licensed contractor for structural work, exterminator, licensed electrician, plumber, lock smith and a one-time cleaning crew. Melissa Jones - 6463380375, jonesinbox54@gmail.com (Jul 6)

Looking for a person to help with getting my husband to bed. No bathing or bathrooming needed, just someone stronger then I am. 2hours nightly. 7 days a week. Hester Friedman - 2162871276, hesterfriedman@sbcglobal.net (Jul 4)

Looking for office help in Newark dispatching 5 drivers & billing; Trucking experiences a plus 6 hours per day. JR - 9089401122, safetylognj@gmail.com (Jul 3)

Real Estate Office looking to hire a secretary for intake and data entry. Excellent Pay! B. Rottenberg - 3473977154, gotolinden@gmail.com (Jul 1)

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. We have mentored 1,600+ businesses and have 300+ volunteer mentors. Robert Safren - robert@tjenetwork.com (Jun 30)

I am a senior at Rutgers majoring in HR. I am looking for a summer job (available now). Open to any type of work. Michael Sarasohn - 908-838-6090, michael@sarasohn.com (Jun 30)

Jewish dairy restaurant/bakery in Linden is seeking a capable man to manage the operations of the store, and also a capable girl to run the front-end at the cash register. H. Gruber - 845-364-1098 (Jun 30)

Looking to hire sales people to train as NY & NJ Public Adjusters. No experience necessary, flexible hours. Steve - 973-951-1534, leahburnes@gmail.com (Jun 28)

Does anyone have a person to do a good job power washing and staining a wood deck? Thanks. Susan - potter1131@gmail.com (Jun 26)

**Looking to hire ** Real estate management office in Hillside NJ is looking to hire a Secretary * Bookeeper with experience in QuickBooks and Rent Manager Send resume to realestatejobnj@gmail.com. Shia Babad - 3477978510, realestatejobnj@gmail.com (Jun 25)

financial management for olim. asher goodman - 7188536016, goodmanasher0@gmail.com (Jun 19)

Posting for a friend: Seeking recommendations for a therapist and a psychiatrist (2 separate people), preferably in our area. Please send replies by email only so they can be forwarded to my friend. Thank you. Tamar Gold - 9082891165, trgold@verizon.net (Jun 17)

looking to have some stamps and post cards appraised. Richard A Rosenzweig - 9083538333, roseflags@cs.com (Jun 14)

Catapult Learning- a company contracted by the NYC Department of Education to provide instructional services to non public school students, is seeking teachers for their summer school program which will be conducted on a virtual platform this year. A Bachelor's degree (not necessarily in education) is required. Intensive paid training provided. If you are interested, please contact me at ykberg18@gmail.com for details. Yossi Kenigsberg - ykberg18@gmail.com (Jun 10)

Handyman-Mr Dependable no job too small. Carpentry, painting ,specialize in electrical work lic# 3969. All other phases of work new and old installations and repairs. Please call Charlie 973 258 9258. Charlie - 9732589258, ctennen2@yahoo.com (Jun 10)

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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
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
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
  • 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
  • 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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