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New Jersey Jewish News

The New Jersey Jewish News
Type Weekly newspaper
Owner(s) United Jewish Communities of MetroWest New Jersey
Editor Andrew Silow-Carroll
Founded 1946
Headquarters 901 Route 10
Whippany, New Jersey, U.S.
Circulation 58,000 households
Website njjewishnews.com

The New Jersey Jewish News (NJJN) is a weekly newspaper published by United Jewish Communities (UJC) of MetroWest New Jersey.[1] All newspaper editorial content is independent of UJC, and the views it expresses are not necessarily those of UJC.[1]

Contents

  • Coverage and scope 1
  • History 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Coverage and scope

In addition to other issues, it covers local, national, and world events; Jewish culture and the arts; and Jewish holidays, celebrations, and other topics of interest.[2] It is among the largest Jewish newspapers in the United States, and the largest-circulation weekly newspaper in New Jersey.[2][3] NJJN publishes five editions, and reaches 58,000 households.[2]

History

The newspaper was founded in 1946 as The Jewish News.[2][4] Merging in 1947 with the Jewish Times of Newark, it kept the Jewish News name.[2][5] In 1988, it was renamed the MetroWest Jewish News.[2][6][7] In 1997, it acquired The Jewish Horizon of Union and Somerset counties, changed its name to the New Jersey Jewish News, and focused on Jewish issues in New Jersey.[2][8] In 1998, the newspaper acquired the Jewish Reporter.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Community Directory: New Jersey Jewish News". Ujcnj.org. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "New Jersey Jewish News"About . New Jersey Jewish News. 
  3. ^ Randall Herbert Balmer, Mark Silk (2006). Religion and public life in the Middle Atlantic region: the fount of diversity. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  4. ^ Hasia R. Diner (2009). We remember with reverence and love: American Jews and the myth of silence after the Holocaust, 1945–1962. NYU Press. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  5. ^ Alvin A. Rosenfeld, Nicole Wise, Robert Coles, M.D. (2001). The Over-Scheduled Child: Avoiding the Hyper-Parenting Trap. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  6. ^ Robert Singerman (2001). Jewish serials of the world: a supplement to the research bibliography of secondary sources. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  7. ^ Sam Pizzigati (2004). Greed and good: understanding and overcoming the inequality that limits our lives. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 
  8. ^ Hiperescolarizacion de los ninos, la. Las actividades extraescolares, una presion anadida para tus. 2002. Retrieved July 5, 2010. 

External links

  • websiteNew Jersey Jewish News
  • New Jersey Jewish News: zero to sixty: a special 60th enniversary issue, 1947–2007, New Jersey Jewish News, 2007
  • The source: the guide to Jewish living in MetroWest, New Jersey Jewish News, 2004
  • One hundred years: a Jewish life in New Jersey, New Jersey Jewish News, 1999
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