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Thursday, September 01, 2016

Robbie Marcus Scores Big in Track Cycling Nationals

Coming off 17 glorious days of sharing in the victories of the world’s top athletes as they competed in grueling competitions to break records and earn

Jewish World Mourns Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l, a powerful storyteller, a world-renowned, charismatic public speaker, a witness to the Holocaust and a pioneer in the world of kiruv (outreach)

Back to School: This Year, in Israel

While waiting on line (a real line, not online!) at Manor Shoe Repair to have a Power bag repaired for one of my engineers, a proud

Josh Chaitovsky Makes Cornbread Crackers With a Conscience

Josh Chaitovsky, of Bergenfield, has taken on a new project, making delicious food that everyone can be proud to snack on. The owner/operator of two kosher

Jewish World Mourns Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l

Jewish World Mourns Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l

Jewish World Mourns Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, z”l, a powerful storyteller, a world-renowned, charismatic public speaker, a witness to the Holocaust

Intermarriage and the Shidduch Crisis: Finding Love in the Jewish Community

Intermarriage and the Shidduch Crisis: Finding Love in the Jewish Community

Long Beach—From marrying out to not marrying at all, the Jewish world of love has never been more threatened. Data suggests that between 40% and 50% of Jewish young adults will

Daughters of Miriam Seniors Entertained by NaShira Women's Choir

Daughters of Miriam Seniors Entertained by NaShira Women's Choir

Daughters of Miriam Seniors Entertained by NaShira Women's Choir

NaShira Women's Choir of Passaic performed at the Daughters of Miriam Gallen Institute for an appreciative senior audience this past

Israeli Medical School to Host Open House for Prospective Students

Israeli Medical School to Host Open House for Prospective Students

Israeli Medical School to Host Open House for Prospective Students

Ben-Gurion University’s Medical School for International Health (MSIH) is an innovative, four-year, North American–style medical school

Union Y Chaverim Campers Say Goodbye Until Next Summer

Union Y Chaverim Campers Say Goodbye Until Next Summer

Union Y Chaverim Campers Say Goodbye Until Next Summer

The final day of camp last Friday was bittersweet as friends and staff had their closing ceremonies and said their goodbyes for the next 10

RPRY Day Camp Was the Place to Be

RPRY Day Camp Was the Place to Be

RPRY Day Camp Was the Place to Be

RPRY Day Camp, at 2 Harrison Street in Edison, NJ, was the place to be this summer. The camp offered its energetic campers,

Jewish Link Sportstar of the Week: David Lewis

Jewish Link Sportstar of the Week: David Lewis

Jewish Link Sportstar of the Week: David Lewis

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 15 year old David Lewis as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The SAR High School student is a

GAGA Comes to Northern NJ

GAGA Comes to Northern NJ

GAGA Comes to Northern NJ

Glen Rock – Even when summer is over, your kids can still join in on their favorite camp game with year-round GAGA right here in New Jersey. GAGA, a children’s camp

Ice Hockey Star Noah Petak Will Skate in 2017 Maccabiah

Ice Hockey Star  Noah Petak Will Skate in 2017 Maccabiah

Ice Hockey Star Noah Petak Will Skate in 2017 Maccabiah

Selected to participate in the 2017 Maccabiah Games was Frisch rising sophomore and Tenafly resident Noah Petak.

Dairy From the Desert: The Camel Milk Situation

Dairy From the Desert: The Camel Milk Situation

Dairy From the Desert: The Camel Milk Situation

A recent Dairy Reporter article about Desert Farms, the U.S.-based camel milk company, which is planning to expand its production so as to

Summertime and the Baking Is Easy

Summertime and the Baking Is Easy

Summertime and the Baking Is Easy

As the late summer begins to wax and wane, there is a myriad of fresh fruit available that can be used for either baking or cooking. Stone

Who Said Red Wines Are Not Fit for the Summer?!

Who Said Red Wines Are Not Fit for the Summer?!

Who Said Red Wines Are Not Fit for the Summer?!

The sun is shining, the birds are twitting and the nights are warm. Isn’t it beautiful out there? While we are still in the summer,

Amid Rise in Campus Anti-Semitism, Pro-Israel Students Prepare for Challenging Year Ahead

Amid Rise in Campus Anti-Semitism, Pro-Israel Students Prepare for Challenging Year Ahead

Amid Rise in Campus Anti-Semitism, Pro-Israel Students Prepare for Challenging Year Ahead

For most students, the dog days of August are one final chance for summer traditions such as hitting the beach or visiting national parks

Bava Kama 82

Bava Kama 82

Bava Kama 82

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

A Sephardi Refusing Bagels, Lox and Cream Cheese? Why?

A Sephardi Refusing Bagels, Lox and Cream Cheese? Why?

A Sephardi Refusing Bagels, Lox and Cream Cheese? Why?

Bagels, cream cheese and lox are a favorite treat for many Jews, especially at a seudat brit milah. Why, then, do many Sephardic Jews refrain

Turkey Invades Syria (Arutz Sheva) Turkey has reportedly struck 63 targets in
(combined sources, with portions written by Sara Lehmann of the Jewish
Despite “unusual” retaliation, IDF insists it does not intend to escalate
Take a moment and imagine a scenario where something in your life goes wrong.
We lost another promising young life this week. To be honest, we are at a loss for
There is lots of evidence that our physical environment can have a tremendous impact
With the kids home from camp and a few more weeks to go before school starts, now
For the first time in four years, my husband and I took a trip without our children
When school gets out the fun begins—for kids. For parents, it can be a
The random returns from non-guaranteed investments can be compared to playing cards
Camp is almost over and you’re excited for your kids to come back home. You
How many remember an old-fashioned ice cream parlor where you went in,
This past week highlighted an extremely busy news calendar as it relates to the
You have decided to sell your apartment. There are many reasons you might have chosen
My brother-in-law and I have a fun sightseeing ritual that we have been
Richard Allen is not a careful, polished Jewish communal leader with a seasoned
Long panned for harboring deep anti-Israel bias, the United Nations (UN) has often
Beginning with the bloody July 14 Bastille Day terror attack in Nice, France, that