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Friday, February 21, 2020

A Spectacular Dirshu World Siyum in Newark

As a lifelong New Jerseyan, I’ve been in the Garden State’s largest city many times, though never for reasons related to Torah study. I was fascinated

Celebrating 30 Years of French Kosher Wine

No one can dispute that the elevation of kosher wine worldwide rests squarely on the shoulders of one family. The Herzogs, owners of Royal Wine, have

Can Trump Iran Policy Succeed?

Can the Iran strategy being pursued by the United States and supported by Israel succeed? If so, is the Trump administration’s “maximum pressure” policy politically sustainable? President

Dor L’Dor to Host Dr. Shoshana Poupko for Lunch and Learn

Dor L’Dor to Host Dr. Shoshana Poupko for Lunch and Learn

Dor L’Dor to Host Dr. Shoshana Poupko for Lunch and Learn

On Tuesday, March 3, the Dor L’Dor group of Congregation Ahavath Torah, 240 Broad Avenue, Englewood, is sponsoring a pre-Purim Lunch and

Marc Shapiro to Speak at Cong. Rinat Yisrael in March

Marc Shapiro to Speak at Cong. Rinat Yisrael in March

On Shabbat Zachor, March 6-7, Congregation Rinat Yisrael will host Marc Shapiro as scholar-in-residence. The schedule of his remarks is as follows:

Thurnauer Faculty Celebrates Beethoven at 250

Thurnauer Faculty Celebrates Beethoven at 250

Thurnauer Faculty Celebrates Beethoven at 250

On Sunday, March 1, at 4 p.m., faculty members pianist Steven Masi and violinist Samuel Katz, and guest artist, cellist

Keter Torah and JFNNJ Plans Conversation on Anti-Semitism in America

Keter Torah and JFNNJ Plans Conversation on Anti-Semitism in America

With anti-Semitism on the rise and incidents of hate and bias increasing in America, the question on everyone’s mind is: What’s next? Congregation Keter Torah and the Jewish

Yeshivat Noam First Graders Receive First Siddurim

Yeshivat Noam First Graders Receive First Siddurim

Yeshivat Noam First Graders Receive First Siddurim

KC Kids Aftercare Program At Yeshivat He’Atid Enjoys Tu B’Shevat

KC Kids Aftercare Program At Yeshivat He’Atid Enjoys Tu B’Shevat

KC Kids Aftercare Program At Yeshivat He’Atid Enjoys Tu B’Shevat

At KC Kids, children enjoy a multi-aged aftercare enrichment program until 6:30 p.m. with the pre-k to eighth graders after

Ma’ayanot Rapids Rule Model UN

Ma’ayanot Rapids Rule Model UN

Ma’ayanot Rapids Rule Model UN

Ma’ayanot is so proud of its esteemed delegates to the YU National Model UN conference, which took third place school!

Marty Glickman Anti-Semitism and Sports Essay Contest Is Open

Marty Glickman Anti-Semitism and Sports Essay Contest Is Open

Marty Glickman Anti-Semitism and Sports Essay Contest Is Open

(Courtesy of Jewish Sports Heritage magazine) In honor of Jewish Sports Heritage Month coming up this April, the Jewish Sports Heritage

The RAIN on Water Event Space Sportstar of the Week: Adina Rosenberg

The RAIN on Water Event Space Sportstar of the Week: Adina Rosenberg

The RAIN on Water Event Space Sportstar of the Week: Adina Rosenberg

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and The RAIN on Water Event Space would like to recognize Adina Rosenberg as this week’s Sportstar of the

He’Atid Takes Sixth Grade Opener

He’Atid Takes Sixth Grade Opener

He’Atid Takes Sixth Grade Opener

He’Atid beat RYNJ on opening night of the sixth grade YMSSA boys league by a score of 37-35. The Jaguars cut it to one with under a minute

Israel’s Tabernacle Winery Launches in the US

Israel’s Tabernacle Winery Launches in the US

Israel’s Tabernacle Winery Launches in the US

This past Tuesday night, my husband, Yeruchum, and I ventured to Crown Heights in anticipation of the

STAR-K-Certified Fresko Lands United Airlines Meal Contract

STAR-K-Certified Fresko Lands United Airlines Meal Contract

Things are looking up for kosher travelers flying to Israel on United Airlines, with the airline’s recent announcement that STAR-K-certified Fresko meals will debut this month

Barkan and Segal: New Adventures With a Classic Israeli Winery

Barkan and Segal: New Adventures With a Classic Israeli Winery

Barkan and Segal: New Adventures With a Classic Israeli Winery

Established in 1899, Barkan’s initial focus was on growing grapes and it actually produced very little

Hating Trump Can’t Unite the Democrats

Hating Trump Can’t Unite the Democrats

The Democrat presidential primaries have been a long, politically correct apology tour.

Joe Biden was forced to apologize for opposing crime

Sit or Stand When Placing the Tefillin Shel Yad

Sit or Stand When Placing the Tefillin Shel Yad

Yalkut Yosef vs. Divrei Shalom Ve’Emet

This is a hotly debated issue! Chacham Yitzhak Yosef (Yalkut Yosef (25:71) notes that “our”

Brachot 49

Brachot 49

May these words of Torah serve as a merit le’iluy nishmat Meira Chaya Nechama Beracha a”h bat David Mordechai Sheyichyeh.

Why Do We Long

(JNS) Israel’s Transportation Ministry has said that it’s moving ahead with plans
(JNS) U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has rebuked a group of Democratic senators
(JNS) Israel has announced that following several days of “relative quiet” from
(Courtesy of St. Mary’s General Hospital) It’s coming soon–– that holiday
I have been researching and treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) for the past
(Courtesy of DVI) Dr. Harry Harcsztark, formerly of Teaneck, arrived in Israel
Step #5 Part 3 ועשית הישר והטוב בעיני ה׳ “You shall do what
February is Jewish disabilities awareness and inclusion month (JDAIM). Substance
It’s a given that things don’t always go right for an organizer. Sometimes
With the Democratic primary in full swing, the public will soon turn its full
What comes to mind when you consider the word “serenity”? Do you picture an
Walking into a gym can feel intimidating and isolating. People are buried in their
Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon and known by most by the label of “richest
Approved Funding Corp., a multi-state mortgage lending business, is eagerly
When Gedaliah Borvick and wife Fayge made aliyah in 2003 from Bergenfield, with
At the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs on Sunday, U.S. Ambassador to Israel
Who’s going to #SkipAIPAC? The hashtag campaign created by the anti-Zionist
Unsurprisingly, the Palestinian answer to the Trump administration’s historic