remains of ghetto wall
now part of town hall
now used as public works garage
rabbi’s house, prayer room, and synagogue now municipal complex
last remaining wall of synagogue
closeup of remaining wall
elderly man remembers his father telling him that he saw Jews praying in the synagogue
former store in front of synagogue
Group of students learning about the Shoah ithrough a project, “What about Me?”. Program developed by teacher and local school.
Communist memorial with no mention of Shoah except for the Star of David
ghetto area earlier. Jews were permitted to live outside later.
Distorted Star of David memorializing Shoah. Inscription reads, Humanity should not be induced to use violence.(1990)
Jews and Christians lived together in this prosperous town.
walls and gate
drawing of synagogue
painting of synagogue
more recent photograph
Peak Jewish population:
Current Jewish Community:
Jewish Center of Teaneck
Congregation Beth Emeth
Temple Beth Am
Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple