Friday, July 19, 2019

A Kiddush Hashem at the UN

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“We are going to flood the internet to encourage people to do good deeds…to do random acts of kindness, which will bring light to the world,”...

DeBlasio Hosts Jewish Heritage Reception

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On Thursday, June 13, New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio hosted the annual Jewish Heritage Reception at Gracie Mansion. The event was supported by the Jewish...

Undefeated Kinneret Soccer Wins YMSSA Ch…

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The 2019 Kinneret Day School soccer season actually began in 2018. The team always starts practices right after Thanksgiving break, while most other schools are still...

Troop 613 Eagle Scouts Hold Court of Honor

Troop 613 Eagle Scouts Hold Court of Honor

Troop 613 Eagle Scouts Hold Court of Honor

On Sunday June 23, White Plains’ Orthodox Boy Scout Troop 613 held an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony at the Hebrew

HHREC Exec Millie Jasper Elected to Association of Holocaust Organizations

HHREC Exec Millie Jasper Elected to Association of Holocaust Organizations

HHREC Exec Millie Jasper Elected to Association of Holocaust Organizations

Millie Jasper, executive director of the Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center (HHREC), was elected to the board of the

OHEL Friends and Supporters ‘Tee Off’ and Make a ‘Racquet’ at 15th Annual OHEL Rosemil Healthcare Golf and Tennis Classic

OHEL Friends and Supporters ‘Tee Off’ and Make a ‘Racquet’ at 15th Annual OHEL Rosemil Healthcare Golf and Tennis Classic

OHEL Friends and Supporters ‘Tee Off’ and Make a ‘Racquet’ at 15th Annual OHEL Rosemil Healthcare Golf and Tennis Classic

(Courtesy of OHEL) More than 125 friends and supporters of OHEL Children’s Home and Family Services joined the 15th

Annual TABC Seudat Shelishit Draws a Big Crowd

Annual TABC Seudat Shelishit Draws a Big Crowd

Annual TABC Seudat Shelishit Draws a Big Crowd

Despite the school year being over, close to 100 TABC students piled into their yeshiva on Shabbat afternoon, June 15, for an end-of-year

RYNJ Fourth Graders Celebrate Siyum

RYNJ Fourth Graders Celebrate Siyum

RYNJ Fourth Graders Celebrate Siyum

Mazel Tov to RYNJ 4B! RYNJ talmidim made a siyum on Sefer Bereshit and Masechet Brachot. A special seuda, divrei Torah, choir and

MTA Freshmen Participate in Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity

MTA Freshmen Participate in Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity

MTA Freshmen Participate in Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity

On Thursday, June 20, MTA talmidim in Rabbi Genachowski’s freshman shiur had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be

Retirement? Part V: How Do You Train for Something as Big as an Ironman?

Retirement? Part V: How Do You Train for Something as Big as an Ironman?

Retirement? Part V: How Do You Train for Something as Big as an Ironman?

For a July Ironman like Lake Placid, I start training in December. There are 40 minute swims at 5 a.m., 60 minute indoor bike rides at 4:30

Kids of Courage Play in Flag Football Tournament

Kids of Courage Play in Flag Football Tournament

Kids of Courage Play in Flag Football Tournament

Kids of Courage, the non-profit organization dedicated to creating smiles on the faces of children with serious

YABA Celebrates 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees 

YABA Celebrates 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees 

(Courtesy of YABA) The 2019 YABA (Yeshiva High School Alumni Basketball Association) dinner took place on Thursday, May 23, at Ahavath Torah in Englewood, and was attended by

Flam Winery, a Family Affair

Flam Winery, a Family Affair

Flam Winery, a Family Affair

The foundation of the Flam family business and culture are not an anomaly when it comes

The Kosher Wines From La Mancha

The Kosher Wines From La Mancha

The Kosher Wines From La Mancha

It might seem like an impossible dream. Moises and Anna Cohen live in Spain, in Catalonia’s Monsant region, and they are among the first

Kosher Exhibitors Display Hechshers at Candy Expo

Kosher Exhibitors Display Hechshers at Candy Expo

(koshertoday.com) An unprecedented number of exhibits at the Sweets Snacks Expo at McCormick Place in Chicago displayed their kosher certification, a sign of the growing role of

With Partnerships Disintegrating, Israel’s Right at Risk in Upcoming Elections

With Partnerships Disintegrating, Israel’s Right at Risk in Upcoming Elections

The extreme right-wing Otzma Yehudit party announced on Tuesday that it was dissolving its partnership with the Jewish Home party, potentially threatening the latter’s ability

Will My Children Remain Religious?

Will My Children Remain Religious?

I thought kids could be raised on a compromising, cultural Judaism. I was wrong. 

Editor’s note: This article was written

By the Numbers

By the Numbers

Does our community have a teenage substance use problem? And if it does, how big is it? And what should we do about it?

Given how important

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