Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Yeshiva Teachers Could Be Impacted by Ho…

15-11-2017 Hits:88 Israel/World Zachary Schrieber

Yeshiva teachers could face a significant tax increase under the House of Representatives current tax bill proposal. The statute, which was expected to be voted on...

Local Rabbinic Couple Named Israel’s Fir…

15-11-2017 Hits:169 Israel/World Pearl Markovitz

Rabbi Josh and Rebbetzin Margot Botwinick are joining 52 Torah educators serving 4,400 students on campuses throughout the U.S., Canada and now Israel. With the launch...

YIWP Celebrates Diversity With Inclusive…

15-11-2017 Hits:629 Features Yvette Finkelstein

The name of the game at Young Israel of White Plains is diversity. Sim Shapiro, president of YIWP, likes to tell people, “There is no such...

What Makes a School of Excellence?

15-11-2017 Hits:142 Schools Jacqueline Herman

On November 6, Associate Principal Rachel Haron and I traveled to Washington D.C., where we had the extraordinary privilege of accepting on behalf of Bi-Cultural Day...

Local Runners Complete 2017 NYC Marathon

Local Runners Complete 2017 NYC Marathon

Local Runners Complete 2017 NYC Marathon

Gerald Cohen and Rafi Zlotnick, both New Rochelle residents, were among the 50,766 runners who

SAR HS Girls JV Volleyball Defeats Kushner

SAR HS Girls JV Volleyball Defeats Kushner

The SAR JV girls volleyball team played their second game of the season (and their first home game) against the Kushner Cobras

SAR Sting Holds Off Frisch Cougars in Varsity Hockey

SAR Sting Holds Off Frisch Cougars in Varsity Hockey

SAR Sting Holds Off Frisch Cougars in Varsity Hockey

On Monday, November 6, the SAR Sting traveled to Paramus for a much-anticipated contest with

Scenes From Kosherfest

Scenes From Kosherfest

Scenes From Kosherfest

Everyone in the food industry came to

Missing Thanksgiving

Missing Thanksgiving

Missing Thanksgiving

For the third year in a row I will be missing Thanksgiving at home. I’ll be in Israel. Part of me

Pumpkin-Flavored Everything Is Here Again

Pumpkin-Flavored Everything Is Here Again

Pumpkin-Flavored Everything Is Here Again

Did you know that last Thursday was National Pumpkin day? First of all,

Who Is the Enemy?

Who Is the Enemy?

Who is the enemy? These words, asked recently by the American-born leader of the Zehut party, Moshe Feiglin, are easy to

Placing Our Children at the Center of Jewish Peoplehood

Placing Our Children at the Center of Jewish Peoplehood

Placing Our Children at the Center of Jewish Peoplehood

“I had a pretty typical Jewish upbringing. I grew up in a typical

Do You Understand Medicare Advantage, Medigap and Supplement Plans?

Do You Understand Medicare Advantage, Medigap and Supplement Plans?

Last week, two friends and I were discussing their Medicare coverage. Friend 1 told me she never pays anything when she goes to the doctor or hospital. Friend 2
(Lahav Harkov/jpost.com and combined sources) Princeton University’s Hillel House
(TPS) Israel’s Security Cabinet approved a wide-scale deployment of Iron Dome
(JNS.org) A delegation from America’s National Security Council has flown to Israel
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“Eight out of 10 people will experience low back pain (LBP) at some point in their
At the age of 62, Tali Ayal, a retired educator, active volunteer and grandmother,
Thanks to a generous $350,000 grant awarded by State Senator Todd Kaminsky (D-Long
You’d be hard pressed to find a lineup of speakers more qualified to offer
“Doing laundry is a calming experience,” said no one. Ever. The owners of
Although getting a residential mortgage seems like no big deal, anyone who has ever
The incumbent mayor of the City of New York has devoted much attention to the
Part II Let’s suppose that you awoke one morning to find a radio tower and
The Canadian government has announced it will correct a memorial plaque at its new
The Jewish left, the United Nations, and the international news media have been
As far back as my earliest memories, I can remember spending summer vacations not
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