Thursdays Are For Poetry, featuring Maria Lisella & Gil Fagiani

February 3rd, 2016

Thursdays Are For Poetry is delighted to  announce Maria Lisella & Gil Fagiani as our our featured poets for March

March 17 at 7:30pm at the Teaneck General Store


Has spelunked in caves in Madhyar Pradesh, ridden horseback in the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro, explored the great art museums of Europe, hiked Mt. Etna in Sicily and Mount Washington, and sipped Armagnac in Gascony, France. Love locating the back stories of the people behind the biggest industry in the world: from guides to ministers of tourism, to travel agents to taxi drivers and bakers, everyone has a story worth telling, worth reading, worth sharing.

My work has appeared in and in Dallas Morning News., AFAR, Sherman’s Travel, Travel and Leisure, German Life Magazine, Global Foodie, The New York Daily News, Spa Review Magazine, Travel to Wellness yet never leave the travel trades: Agent at Home, Travel Age West, Travel Market Report, Travel Weekly, Jax Fax Travel Marketing and Vacation Agent.

My Literary Work: Won Queens Poet Laureate competition. NYQ Books published Thieves in the Family, press link below. Chapbooks include: Amore on Hope St. [Finishing Line Press] and Two Naked Feet [Poets Wear Prada]. Work appears in a The New York Quarterly, Paterson Literary Review, Skidrow Penthouse, Feile Festa, FoxHill Review, Gradiva, New Verse News, Philadelphia Poets. Co-curate Italian American Writers Association literary readings at Cornelia St. Cafe and Sidewalk Cafe in New York City.

Vice President of the Vito Marcantonio Forum, an educational organization.

Gil Fagiani is a poet, essayist, short story writer and translator. He has translated into English, poetry written in Italian, Abruzzese dialect and Spanish. He co-hosts the monthly reading of the Italian American Writers Association at the Cornelia Street Cafe, and is the Associate Editor of Feila-Festa: A Literary Arts Magazine.


Yachad presents: Family Game Night

February 2nd, 2016

Yachad Presents:

Game Day

The family fun day that is:




Brings families together

For kids from 3 – 103

Sunday, February 21 at 4-6 pm at the


Teaneck General Store

502 a Cedar Lane, Teaneck, NJ

For more information, please call 201-530-5046

Larry Cantwell Trio: Live Music on Cedar Lane

January 1st, 2016

The Larry Cantwell Trio returns to the Teaneck general store on Sunday Feb 28 at 2pm.

For some good pickin and singing, you gotta join us

The event is free

Women’s Learning at the Teaneck General Store

May 30th, 2015

Sunday mornings*,  10:30-11:30 am

at the Teaneck General Store

Julie Farkas leads a  weekly learning class for women of all denominations and backgrounds. Occasional guest speakers from  a variety of Jewish lifestyles and perspectives  adds understanding and meaning of Jewish holidays, lifestyles, bible and traditions..

The culmination of study is an optional  trip to Israel

There is no charge for the class that meets most Sunday mornings at the Teaneck General Store, 502a Cedar Lane, Teaneck, NJ.

*Due to space limitations and schuduling concerns,  reservations are required.

Please email  to make your reservation.


August 7th, 2014

Welcome to the blog of the Teaneck General Store!

We think that our community store provides an ideal platform for sharing news, recipes, an occasional opinions, and noteworthy events. On our blog you may read about upcoming events and other general posts. Thank you for viewing, and we hope to see you in the store soon!

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Here is a Youtube playlist with some videos that relate to our store!