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Friday, November 22, 2019

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Nuremberg Trials Film to be Screened at Teaneck Cinemas

A screening of “Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz––The last surviving prosecutor from the Nuremberg Trials,” will be shown on Monday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Teaneck Movie Theater, 503 Cedar Lane. The 83-minute film is being hosted by the Holocaust Commemoration Committee, the Jewish

Nuremberg Trials Film to be Screened at Teaneck Cinemas

A screening of “Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz––The last surviving prosecutor from the Nuremberg Trials,” will be shown on Monday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Teaneck Movie Theater, 503 Cedar Lane. The 83-minute film is being hosted by the Holocaust Commemoration Committee, the

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JFCS Will Hold Annual Gala in River Vale

(Courtesy of JFCS) On Sunday, November 17, Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey (JFCS) will be hosting its Annual Gala at 5:30 p.m. at the Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, New Jersey. With over 300 attendees expected, JFCS hopes to raise significant money to help fund the critical work they do within the Northern New

Mikvah of Englewood to Host Second Annual Dinner

(Courtesy of Mikvah of Englewood) The Rebbetzin Peggy Gopin Weiss Mikvah of Englewood is excited to be celebrating its second annual dinner event, which will be held on November 12 at Kehilat Kesher Synagogue at 7:30 p.m.

The Mikvah of Englewood, established in 2016, provides

Nefesh B’Nefesh to Hold Informational Aliyah Events in Teaneck

(Courtesy of Nefesh B’Nefesh) Nefesh B’Nefesh, the organization dedicated to revitalizing aliyah by minimizing the financial, professional, logistical and social obstacles associated with the process, will be providing prospective olim (immigrants to Israel) in New Jersey with the opportunity to have all their practical aliyah questions

Wurzweiler Introduces New Graduate Programs in Special Education

(Courtesy of Yeshiva University) How does one combine (1) a compassionate approach to human welfare with (2) a strong pedagogical foundation for teachers instructing students with a variety of abilities and special needs?

The Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University is tackling this

NechamaComfort to Celebrate Annual Dinner

(Courtesy of NechamaComfort) Reva and Danny Judas were away from home when their newborn son died suddenly after living only 12 hours. No one knew what do. “I was in shock, devastated. My father is a rabbi, but this was never something that was covered in his training,” said Reva. “The rest of our family, friends, the community—no

Bergen Chesed League Unites Kids For All Kinds of Great Causes

Bergen County offers a variety of leagues for kids to join, providing after school or weekend fun in the form of sports or other extra-curricular activities. Recently, a new league has been introduced that is both fun and meaningful, and the first of its kind in our local area.

Two NJ Tanach Enthusiasts to Compete in US Adult Chidon

The World Zionist Organization will hold the U.S. finals of the Chidon HaTanach for adults on Sunday, November 10, at the West Side Institutional Synagogue in Manhattan. Tanach enthusiasts over the age of 22 took an online screening test in August to reach this stage.

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Jewish Journeys Plans Challah Bake 2019

This year’s annual Jewish Journeys Great BIG Challah Bake is sure to have all the right ingredients for a night of tasty challah, mitzvot and memories. The event will be held at Factory 220 in Passaic on Thursday evening, Nov. 14.

During the week of Nov. 11, approximately 1 million

Help Project S.A.R.A.H. Help Women

(Courtesy of JFS Clifton) Domestic violence occurs when someone you love consistenly destroys your sense of control over your own life. It encompasses violence from the most lethal murders to the slowest and most corrosive killing of the soul. It can happen to anyone––men or women, young or old, rich or poor, professional or unskilled.