Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Community News

BPY Achieves Torah Bowl Success

The BPY Torah Bowl team enjoyed sharing their Torah knowledge as they competed at Bruriah with other area middle schools. After a day of challenging questions, the students felt proud to have participated. The BPY boys team won two rounds. The school is so proud of the entire team. These devoted students choose to study Chumash

‘It Takes a Woman: A Salute to the Women of Broadway’ Premiers in North Miami Beach

Any woman or girl enjoying the warm weather in the South Florida area is in for a treat come Thursday, February 20, or Sunday, February 23. On those dates, at 7:30 p.m. plus a matinee at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Jewish Women’s Theater of South Florida (JWTSFL) will perform its original production, “It Takes a Woman: A Salute to the Women of Broadway,” written and

Be the Match and Save a Life

Bone Marrow Registry event to be held at Fair Lawn Jewish Center, March 1.

(Courtesy of Be The Match) Be The Match®, a global leader in bone marrow transplantation, will be swabbing cheeks in order to add to its international registry of potential bone marrow and stem cell donors. With a

Academies @ GBDS Seventh Graders Learn About Waves

As part of the characteristics and properties of waves unit, the seventh grade students learned how to measure the focal length of a lens using an optical bench. This lab instrument allows students to manually focus a candle flame onto a screen. By measuring the distance between the lens and the screen the

Dirshu: When the Siyum Calls

The impressive stage was the first thing that grabbed me when I entered the auditorium at Yerushalayim’s Binyanei Hauma Convention Center on Motzei Shabbos Chanukah, Parshas Miketz 2019.

TABC Distinguished Scholars Hear From Upperclassmen

As the sophomores in TABC’s Distinguished Scholars Program prepare to embark on their research projects, they were privileged to hear from six juniors and seniors who recently completed the program. Each upperclassman presented a three-minute overview of the research he conducted while in the program, including the topic he chose

LPS Kindergarten Has 50th Day Of School

Kindergarten students at Lubavitch on the Palisades have been counting the days of school since the beginning of the year. They have learned how to count by ones, fives and tens. On the 50th day of school, kindergarten students created special crowns with numbers between one and 50 that they put in order themselves and

Rabbi Berel Wein Discusses Newest Book at Beth Abraham

Glassman Meets With Agudah on NJ Assisted Suicide Law

Mah Rabu Ma’asecha Hashem: Heichal HaTorah Observes Mercury Transit

Several times a century, the little planet Mercury passes between the Sun and Earth. On November 11, the Heichal HaTorah Telescope Club set up a 10-inch Dobsonian telescope along with a 10,000 times light reducer to safely view this event. The images were stunning. As the Navi instructs us “שְׂאוּ-מָרוֹם

Jewish Women’s Foundation Accepting Grant Applications Through November 14

(Courtesy of JWF) The Jewish Women’s Foundation of NJ (JWF) is currently accepting proposals for its 2020-2021 small grants cycle. Grant requests of us to $2,500 will be considered. The deadline is Thursday, November 14, at 4 p.m..  

JWF funds projects that impact the lives of women and

Gan Yaldenu of Teaneck Welcomes Fall