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Sunday, June 25, 2017

OU Advocacy Mission Brings Community Leaders to Washington

More than 125 lay and rabbinic leaders of Orthodox Jewish communities from across the country convened on Capitol Hill and at the White House June 15

Kushner Baseball Triumphs Over Frisch, Wins Championship

Sitting on the grass at the Columbus Ohio JCC, after losing the first two games of the Jewish Baseball World Series on Mother’s Day, the Kushner

Rabbi Meir Shalem Leads Yeshiva-Style Adult Chabura in Bergenfield

Bergenfield—Independent learning of complex sugyot (topics) with a chavruta (learning partner) is common among yeshiva students, but those opportunities lessen as the students move beyond yeshiva

MTA Celebrates Class of 2017 Graduates

Last Monday, Yeshiva University High School for Boys (MTA) held its 99th annual commencement ceremonies, celebrating the graduation of this year’s senior class. The evening began

Rabbi Meir Shalem Leads Yeshiva-Style Adult Chabura in Bergenfield

Rabbi Meir Shalem Leads Yeshiva-Style Adult Chabura in Bergenfield

Rabbi Meir Shalem Leads Yeshiva-Style Adult Chabura in Bergenfield

Bergenfield—Independent learning of complex sugyot (topics) with a chavruta (learning partner) is common among yeshiva students, but those

Federation Executives and Attorney General Confer on Community Security Concerns

Federation Executives and Attorney General Confer on Community Security Concerns

Federation Executives and Attorney General Confer on Community Security Concerns

On June 14, Jewish Federation Executives met with New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino to voice community security concerns and to

Joint Initiative Establishes Memorials in Teaneck

Joint Initiative Establishes Memorials in Teaneck

Joint Initiative Establishes Memorials in Teaneck

The Northern New Jersey Holocaust Memorial and Education Committee, together with the New Jersey Enslaved African Committee, met with Senator

Cong. Rinat Yisrael Presents Scholars in Residence

Cong. Rinat Yisrael Presents Scholars in Residence

Cong. Rinat Yisrael Presents Scholars in Residence

Ari Sacher, Iron Dome system project manager, and Tova Sacher, University of Haifa, will speak at Cong. Rinat Yisrael on Shabbat,

Yeshivat Noam’s Eighth Grade Girls Perform ‘The Lion King’

Yeshivat Noam’s Eighth Grade Girls Perform ‘The Lion King’

Yeshivat Noam’s Eighth Grade Girls Perform ‘The Lion King’

On the night of June 14, the talented eighth grade girls of Yeshivat Noam put on a performance of “The Lion King.” The

LPS Hosts First Grade Publishing Party

LPS Hosts First Grade Publishing Party

LPS Hosts First Grade Publishing Party

The first graders at Lubavitch on the Palisades enjoyed their first-ever publishing party in front of friends and family on June 7. After a

Leah Sokoloff Nursery School Celebrates With End of Year Party

Leah Sokoloff Nursery School Celebrates With End of Year Party

Leah Sokoloff Nursery School Celebrates With End of Year Party

The children of the Leah Sokoloff Nursery School of Shomrei Torah in Fair Lawn enjoyed a special end of year party together

MGBL High School League Enjoys Championship Weekend

MGBL High School League Enjoys Championship Weekend

MGBL High School League Enjoys Championship Weekend

On Saturday night, June 18, the semi-finals were held at the Jewish Center of Teaneck and Ben Porat Yosef. After three of

Kushner Cobras Varsity Girls Hockey Completes Undefeated Season

Kushner Cobras Varsity Girls Hockey Completes Undefeated Season

Kushner Cobras Varsity Girls Hockey Completes Undefeated Season

The Kushner Cobras took home the MYHSAL girls varsity hockey championship this past Wednesday night, putting the finishing touches on an

Jewish Link and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Jonathan Kirsch

Jewish Link and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Jonathan Kirsch

Jewish Link and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Jonathan Kirsch

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 16-year-old Jonathan Kirsch as this week’s

Italian Reds: Easy-Drinking Wines for Summer Dinners

Italian Reds: Easy-Drinking Wines for Summer Dinners

Italian Reds: Easy-Drinking Wines for Summer Dinners

As the weather starts to warm up, Italian herbs such as basil, oregano, thyme and rosemary just call out to be served with grilled poultry,

Broccoli Slaw: Easy, Tasteful and Healthy

Broccoli Slaw: Easy, Tasteful and Healthy

Broccoli Slaw: Easy, Tasteful and Healthy

Broccoli is a vegetable that our family stopped eating many years ago because of the impossibility of checking it properly for bugs. The cost

Fakin’ Bacon

Fakin’ Bacon

Fakin’ Bacon

When I was younger, I desperately wanted to taste Spongebob Squarepants’ famous Krabby Patty. The characters raved about this

I Can’t Get Otto Warmbier Out of My Head

I Can’t Get Otto Warmbier Out of My Head

I Can’t Get Otto Warmbier Out of My Head

Otto Warmbier. I can’t get this tragedy out of my head.

There’s been more than our fair share of the

Bava Batra 146

Bava Batra 146

Bava Batra 146

May these words of Torah serve as a merit le’iluy nishmat Menachem Mendel ben Harav Yoel David Balk, a”h.

The Six Questions Asked of Us When We Die

The Six Questions Asked of Us When We Die

The Six Questions Asked of Us When We Die

The Talmud tells us that when a person dies and his soul goes to heaven, the heavenly court of judgment asks six questions: “Raba said, Did

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