Thursday, March 30, 2017


New Event Space Will Shower Teaneck With RAIN

A spectacular event space opens its doors in Teaneck. The new space, RAIN, at 399 Water Street, with its state-of-the-art lighting and sound, fresh decor and in-house event planning, promises to be the most exciting party and event venue in Bergen County. RAIN’s central location is ideal. Just 15 minutes outside Manhattan, it

The Aisle Holds Successful First Seminar

The Aisle’s first seminar was held on Wednesday, March 22. Aisle participants engaged in a life-sized board game created especially for the event. The evening was a great success and, therefore, another Aisle event will be scheduled during Sefira, right before wedding season. To register, please email [email protected]

RZA Fellowship Students Organize Collegiate Chidon Ha-Tanach

As a part of the Religious Zionists of America’s (RZA) Aryeh Fellowship, six college students—Tehilla Berger, Liat Clark, Yael Eisenberg, Briana Friedman, Binyamin Kaplan and Jennifer van Amerongen—have joined forces to begin the first-ever collegiate Chidon Ha-Tanach, to take place on April 2. The Chidon Ha-Tanach, to be held at RZA

Areyvut Mobilizes Volunteers for 24 Hours of Kindness Event

Event marks the 13th annual National Mitzvah Day.

Thousands of volunteers of all ages are expected to take part in National Mitzvah (good deeds) Day on April 2, mobilized by Areyvut, a non-profit organization that empowers and enriches youth through innovative programs. This year’s theme is

Cong. Rinat Yisrael Presents Germ Expert Dr. Miryam Wahrman

On Shabbat, April 1, beginning at 5:45 p.m., Dr. Miryam Z. Wahrman will speak at Cong. Rinat Yisrael, discussing her latest book, “The Hand Book: Surviving in a Germ-Filled World” (2016, University Press of New England/ForeEdge Press, available at www.upne.com or Amazon.com and in bookstores).

NORPAC Hosts Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) in Englewood

On Sunday, Drs. Ben & Esther Chouake of Englewood hosted a brunch event for U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) at their home. The event was chaired by Moshael Straus, CEO of Ascend Capital Group and chairman of Yeshiva University. Menendez has been a public servant for three decades and was formerly chairman of the Senate

NORPAC Hosts Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) in Englewood

On Sunday, Leon & Roz Kozak of Englewood hosted an evening event for U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) at their home.

Roger Wicker is a former Air Force officer and has been a U.S. Senator for more than a decade. He is assigned to the Senate Committees on Armed Services, Commerce, Science and

Star of Hit Israeli Show ‘Fauda’ Addresses NJ FIDF

Englewood—The co-creator and star of the hit Israeli Netflix show “Fauda,” Lior Raz, gathered with over 30 New Jersey Friends of the IDF (FIDF) supporters at the home of FIDF New Jersey Co-Chairs Jodi and Saul Scherl on Tuesday evening to help the brave men and women of the Israel Defense Forces

Cub Scout Troop 613 Visits Bergenfield Borough Hall

Pack 613 Lion Den Enjoys Lego Derby

The Lion Den of Bergen County’s Shomer Shabbat Cub Scout Pack, Pack 613, held their first annual “Lego Derby” this past Sunday at Congregation Rinat Yisrael. The Lion Den is a pilot program of Boy Scouts of America, which introduces cub scouting to kindergarten-age boys.


J-ADD Conference Will Focus on Independence in Adulthood

For the third year, J-ADD, the Jewish Association for Developmental Disabilities, invites the community to its annual conference, to be held this Sunday, March 26, at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m., with sessions to be held throughout the day. The organization has partnered with top organizations

J-ADD Residents Bring Back the 60s With Their Purim Costumes

There was dinner, dancing and lots of fun at the yearly J-ADD Purim party generously sponsored by Sisterhood of Congregation Beth Sholom of Teaneck.