Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Here are some things in Westwood today, September 26, 2012.
1. Today is Yom Kippur. There is no school in Westwood. 2. This Saturday there will be a can and bottle drive at Westwood High School to benefit the Class of 2013 All Night Graduation Party. 3. Governor Deval Patrick will be chatting on Patch tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. Don't forget to log on and submit your questions. 4. Please check out our Facebook page and like it. We'll be friends with you too! 5. Lastly, we want to remind everyone once again that we're always looking for bloggers. If you like to write, have an opinion or just want to tell us about something going on in town, visit our Local Voices section and you can get started today.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Find out where and how to observe the Jewish holiday in your community.
Yom Kippur is, in short, the holiest day of the year in Jewish religion and culture. It is also referred to as the “Day of Atonement,” and the tradition is to solemnly fast for repentance and atonement of sins. Yom Kippur marks the end of the annual High Holy Day period (Sept. 16 to Sept. 26 in 2012), which begins with Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Today, Sept. 25, observation will begin at sunset. Yom Kippur falls annually on the 10th day of Tishrei, a month on the Hebrew calendar, which is nine days after the first day of Rosh Hashanah. At Temple Beth David in Westwood, Kol Nidrei services will be at 8 p.m. today, Sept. 25. On Wednesday, Sept. 26, the early services will be at 8:30 a.m. and the late services will be at 11:30 a.m. …
Here are some things to know about in Westwood on September 25, 2012.
1. Be sure to participate in our live chat with Governor Deval Patrick on Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Do you have a question for the Governor? You can submit it now at the above link and Patch will try to get in in the queue for Governor Patrick to answer. 2. Tonight is Kol Nidrei, the beginning of Yom Kippur. Check our list of times for member services at area synagogues that we ran before Rosh Hashanah. There will also be no school in Westwood on Wednesday because of Yom Kippur. 3. Today is National Voter Registration Day. Get out there and vote! If you're not registered, read this to find out what you need to do. 4. The Planning Board will be meeting at 50 Carby St. on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. They are expected to discuss the University Station …
Friday, September 14, 2012
Here is a look of High Holy Day services for Temple Beth David in Westwood, Temple Beth Abraham in Canton and Temple Beth David in Canton.
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Friday, September 14, 2012
To all the Patch readers of the Jewish faith: L'Shana Tova and G'mar Hatimah Tovah. The following schedule of services for the High Holy Days has been provided by the Synagogues. Temple Israel (Sharon) Rosh Hashanah Sunday- Sept. 16 Monday- Sept. 17 Tuesday- Sept. 18 Tuesday- Sept. 25 Wednesday- Sept. 26 Temple Beth David (Westwood) Rosh Hashanah Services for Erev Rosh Hashanah (Sunday, September 16) will be at 8 p.m. On Monday, September 17, the early services will be at 8:30 a.m. and the late services will be at 11:30 a.m. There will be a Yeladim Service (Children's Service) in the afternoon at 3 p.m. On Tuesday, September 18, services will be at 10 a.m. The Tashlich Service will be at 12:15 p.m. Yom Kippur Kol Nidrei (Tuesday, September…