Teaneck—Don’t miss this Bluegrass Concert, Sunday Jan. 25th at 7 p.m., when DAVAR will present Jerry Wicentowski’s bluegrass band “Lucky Break” in a concert featuring traditional Jewish tunes like you’ve never heard them before along with traditional Bluegrass tunes performed by world-class musicians. Advance tickets at Lark
The newspaper that united the Torah-observant communities of Queens marked its third anniversary on Jan. 14th with a business networking dinner at the Young Israel of Jamaica Estates. Speaking before a crowd of 200, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz honored the newspaper’s publisher, Yaakov Serle, and Senior
On Sunday, February 8, 2015, at the Jewish Center of Teaneck, 70 Sterling Place, Rabbi Menachem Genack will speak about his book, Letters to President Clinton: Biblical Lessons on Faith and Leadership, before members of the Yeshiva Heichal HaTorah and Jewish Center communities. His talk will begin after the brunch
Tenafly—Center Stage, the JCC’s full-day musical theater camp, is now registering 9–14-year-old students for a fabulous three-week adventure in acting, improv, movement, and song that will culminate in a Broadway-style musical production of Of Princes, Beasts and Beauties. All students will have the opportunity to
Paramus—American culture is a strong factor in helping shape our children’s attitudes about intimacy and sexuality. “As media continues to grow and as our youth continue to be very much engaged in media, the challenge grows,” said Dr. Yocheved Debow, a clinical psychologist and academic principal in Israel. She was speaking
(JNS.org) The speakers of 29 European parliaments signed a joint declaration expressing their “grave concern” over growing antisemitism in Europe.
The gathering of the European leaders was part of the European Jewish Congress’s “Let My People Live!” conference that coincided with the 70th
Teaneck—Rachelle and Mark Zomick are this year’s guests of honor at the Young Israel of Teaneck 16th annual dinner. Tamar and Matt Lowe as recipients of the Charlie Gartenberg Memorial Service Award. The dinner is scheduled for Saturday Night February 14, 2014 at Keter Torah in Teaneck.
Rachelle and Mark Zomick have called
Teaneck—The annual Rinat Dinner will take place this year on Saturday evening, February 21, 2015, at Congregation Keter Torah. The guests of honor will be Barbara and Simcha Hochman, Joey and Sandra Greenberg will be presented with the Sruli Guttman Service Award, and Jennifer and Aaron Hoffer will receive the
(Ed. note: The person who corrected Hubble’s lens so that photographs like these can be taken is a French Holocaust survivor, Phil Pressel, who retired to San Diego and wrote his memoirs, They Are Still Alive. To watch the animation and see the mind-boggling photo that underscores the majesty of Hashem’s Maaseh Bereishis,
The first kinnus of the Nesius of Dirshu’s Daf HaYomi B’Halacha program was a demonstration of how important it is for every Jew to undertake the daily learning of halacha. It is so important that senior Gedolei Yisrael, Roshei Yeshiva and Admorim led by the centenarian Rosh Yeshiva, Rav Aharon Leib
Teaneck–The spring semester of Lamdeinu, the new center in Teaneck for adult Jewish learning, begins this week, as the enthusiastic reviews on the summer and fall semesters continue to pour in. Teaneck resident Rachel Friedman, dean of Lamdeinu, told JLNJ, “We had a really awesome launch this summer, followed by an