Tuesday, December 10, 2019


Coalition for Jewish Values to Present in Teaneck

On Monday, December 2, representatives of a new national organization will be visiting Teaneck for a special presentation. The public is invited to come and learn about the Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV) and its growing voice in public policy and national affairs.

Distinguished rabbis from across the

Game On! Don’t Miss YUConnects and YIOT’s Exciting Teaneck Multimedia Trivia Night

Sign up today for an amazing multimedia trivia night in Teaneck on Saturday night, December 7, at 8 p.m. Join friends and other Modern Orthodox singles, ages 25 to 32, in a fun, fast and competitive evening, complete with prizes and a delicious dairy buffet! It is a terrific opportunity to meet all participants, plus some super matchmakers,

Kaplen JCC Raises Significant Funds to Support National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

(Courtesy of Kaplen JCC) In support of National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, staff and friends of the Kaplen Adult Reach Center (ARC) at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades assembled an “Exercise Your Brain Team” that participated in a recent “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” event held by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New

In a First, AMIT Appoints Men to Its Board

(Courtesy of AMIT) For the first time in its 95-year history, AMIT has included men on its board of directors, a move that leadership said widens the tent by bringing in new perspectives, new opinions and new fundraising potential, and dovetails with a trend in America’s corporate boards to create more diversity and gender parity.

Congregation Rinat Yisrael To Celebrate Annual Dinner

(Courtesy of Congregation Rinat Yisrael) Teaneck’s Congregation Rinat Yisrael will hold its 32nd Annual Dinner on February 22 at Congregation Keter Torah. The dinner will be chaired by Tova Cohen and Rena Zelig. The guests of honor are Leora and Jonathan Kukin; the Sruli Guttman Community Service Award will be

Michal Belzberg of One Family Fund Joins Challah Bake

(Courtesy of One Family) On Tuesday, November 12, as a barrage of rockets from Gaza, 400 of them, were landing in half of Israel, Michal Belzberg was at an emergency parlor meeting held in Teaneck. Eighteen years ago, on the day of Michal’s 12th birthday, the infamous bombing at the Sbarros Pizzeria in

Annual International Shabbat Project Sees Unprecedented Participation

(Courtesy of Shabbat Project) This past Shabbat, the Jewish world took a well-deserved collective deep breath.

From November 15 to 16, the seventh annual international Shabbat Project outdid its predecessors on all fronts, reaching 1,685 cities and 106 countries across

SINAI Schools Parents Enjoy Night Out

(Courtesy of SINAI Schools) SINAI Schools parents who gathered November 16 for an evening of socializing, dinner and guidance were joined by guest speakers Rabbi Michael and Bassie Taubes. Rabbi Taubes is a rosh yeshiva at RIETS, Yeshiva University and The Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy, and rav of Congregation

ZOA Brandeis Awards Dinner Attracts Zionist Leaders

The ZOA Justice Louis D. Brandeis Awards Dinner, which took place on Sunday evening, November 17, could not have happened at a more appropriate time.

The combination of political turmoil in both Israel and the United States and the increasing incidence of anti-Israel

Chabad Brings Kosher Food to Teaneck High

The Kosher Food Club at Teaneck High meets every Tuesday during two lunch periods. Chabad brings a variety of kosher food and participants talk about our Jewish heritage. For more information, email Teaneck Chabad’s Rabbi Michoel Goldin at [email protected]

JFCS Celebrates at Annual Gala

(Courtesy of JFCS) Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey (JFCS) hosted its Annual Gala on Sunday, November 17, at Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, New Jersey. With over 350 members of the community in attendance, it was a wonderful evening honoring JFCS and its most loyal

Kaplen JCC to Feature Super Bowl Champion Alan Veingrad

(Courtesy of Kaplen JCC on the Palisades) The Patron of the Arts Program at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades and the Kaplen Foundation are holding a one-of-a-kind, family-friendly event on Wednesday, December 18, at 7 p.m., featuring Super Bowl champion Alan Veingrad, who will share the inspiring story of how he repeatedly