Friday, May 26, 2006

Eruvin in the News: Somerton, PA

Able to Enjoy a Northeast Shabbat With Some Newfound Freedom

By Jared Shelly

For Sarah Kantrovitz, walking with her family to synagogue for Shabbat services has just become a much easier task. Early last month, her local synagogue, Congregation Beth Solomon Suburban of Somerton completed an eruv, a symbolic border that marks out an area within which observant Jews can carry things like books and keys outside their homes. Read on ...