Sunday, March 07, 2010

Eruvin in the News: Marlboro, NJ 2

Council Approves Eruv for Orthodox Residents

By Rebecca Morton

MARLBORO — Applause erupted in Town Hall on Feb. 18 as members of Marlboro’s Orthodox Jewish community rejoiced at the Township Council’s approval of the establishment of an eruv in the community.

Mayor Jonathan Hornik said the topic of an eruv was brought to him by the former administration after he was elected Marlboro’s mayor two years ago. Hornik said he did not know enough about an eruv at that time and he eventually researched the topic with the help of members of the Orthodox Jewish community. Read on...