Sunday, April 30, 2017


Ma'ayanot Yeshiva High School Visits Care One for Purim

Hundreds Rally Against Anti-Semitism at JCC

Threats Continue After Arrest Is Made

On Friday, March 3, The Jewish Federation organized a bi-partisan rally with New Jersey elected officials to assemble in support of the Jewish community in response to recent anti-Semitic threats against Jewish Community Centers

SINAI Students Pack Mishloach Manot With Project Ezrah

SINAI students from RYNJ volunteered at Project Ezrah, packing mishloach manot for them.


Ma’ayanot Dedicates Maker Space Lab in Honor of Renowned Scientist Dr. Rosalyn Yalow

In a world where cutting-edge technology influences our daily lives, it is important to expose today’s students to the myriad opportunities available to them. At Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls they are doing just that. Since its inception into the core curriculum, the STEAM Program

Rabbi Elazar Muskin Will Be Scholar-in-Residence at Beth Aaron

On Shabbat, March 17-18, Rabbi Elazar Muskin, senior rabbi of Young Israel of Century City (Los Angeles), will be the scholar-in-residence at Congregation Beth Aaron. On Shabbat morning, Rabbi Muskin will deliver the drasha at the conclusion of davening at the Main Minyan. He will speak at 5:40 p.m. on “When

Teaneck Women’s Tefillah Celebrates Purim

Teaneck Women’s Tefillah (TWT) is holding its 39th annual reading of Megillat Esther for women on Purim night, March 11, Motzei Shabbat. Maariv begins at 7:15 p.m., followed by Megillah reading promptly at 7:30 pm. For information about the private home location, email

Jewish Community Leaders Meet With FBI Director Comey

On Friday, March 3, leadership from the Jewish community met with FBI Director James Comey and the senior leadership team of the FBI to discuss the range of threats that have been directed against Jewish institutions in the past two months. The conversation encompassed the current situation and potential strategies for future

New Middos Program Announces Contest Winners

One of the greatest gifts we can give our children is the gift of good character—being kind, compassionate and patient toward others, as well as having a healthy self-esteem.

That’s why the Middos Contest for Schools was started. This program was created to give teachers the extra push to

How a Young Rabbi Is Revolutionizing Talmud Study


One student, one teacher, at a time, Rabbi Yoni Fein is spearheading a change in how Talmud is being taught in Jewish day schools.

Rabbi Yoni Fein, middle school assistant principal of Judaic Studies & Jewish Life at The Moriah School in Englewood, seems an unlikely

JCANA Speaks Out About Cemetery Vandalism

The Jewish Cemetery Association of North America (JCANA) deplores the recent desecration of Jewish cemeteries in St. Louis and Philadelphia. These senseless acts only serve to intensify the current divide in this country. We hope that the perpetrators of these crimes will be caught and brought to justice, and that the sanctity of

SINAI Schools Annual Benefit Dinner Was Unforgettable

SINAI Schools held its annual Benefit Dinner on Sunday, February 26, at the Marriott Glenpointe Hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey. The ballroom was at capacity, with over 900 people attending to support SINAI and their unique model of inclusive special education.

Fair Lawn’s Cong. Shomrei Torah Holds 42nd Annual Dinner

Congregation Shomrei Torah of Fair Lawn will hold its 42nd Annual Dinner program at Keter Torah in Teaneck at 6 p.m. on Sunday March 19.

The “guest of honor” this year is outstanding and unique. The “guest” is responsible for the increased study of Torah by