Monday, May 20, 2019

Dems Defend Tlaib’s Shoah Comments

15-05-2019 Hits:84 Features Jonathan S. Tobin

Democratic Party leaders have spent recent months doing their best to assert that their support for Israel is still solid. But their job just got a...

Stein Yeshiva Marks Yom Ha’atzmaut

15-05-2019 Hits:62 Schools JLBWC Staff

In Solidarity With Poway Chabad: A Shabb…

15-05-2019 Hits:101 Features Rabbi Avi Weiss

Standing in the courtyard of the Poway Chabad, hundreds of people formed concentric circles, arms around each other, singing Shalom Aleichem. The very place where a...

Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosts Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration

Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosts Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration

Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosts Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration

On Thursday, May 9, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale (HIR) co-hosted the

Westchester Commemorates Yom HaShoah

Westchester Commemorates Yom HaShoah

Westchester Commemorates Yom HaShoah

On Thursday, May 2, the Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center (HHREC) and the Westchester Jewish

Riverdale Comes Together for Yom Hazikaron

Riverdale Comes Together for Yom Hazikaron

Riverdale Comes Together for Yom Hazikaron

On May 7, the Riverdale Jewish Community Partnership (RJCP), hosted the annual community Yom Hazikaron

WTA Celebrates Israel

WTA Celebrates Israel

WTA Celebrates Israel

Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, was an incredible day of celebration at Westchester Torah Academy. The

RYNJ Loves Yom Ha’atzmaut

RYNJ Loves Yom Ha’atzmaut

RYNJ Loves Yom Ha’atzmaut

Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, was an incredible day of celebration at Westchester Torah Academy. The

Kinneret Commemorates and Celebrates

Kinneret Commemorates and Celebrates

Kinneret Commemorates and Celebrates

Kinneret students led the school through Yom HaShoah, Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha’atzmaut with meaningful commemorations by

Jewish Basketball League Ends Season on a High

Jewish Basketball League Ends Season on a High

Jewish Basketball League Ends Season on a High

Community leader Jeff Kapelus has been running the Jewish Basketball League (JBL) for the past 15 years. In

New Bi-Cultural Athletics Has Championship Season

New Bi-Cultural Athletics Has Championship Season

New Bi-Cultural Athletics Has Championship Season

When it comes to creating a successful youth athletics program, it’s all about dialogue.

“To build a

MVP 2019 11th Annual Girls All Star Day Is Smashing Success

MVP 2019 11th Annual Girls All Star Day Is Smashing Success

MVP 2019 11th Annual Girls All Star Day Is Smashing Success

(Courtesy of MVP) On Sunday, April 14, MVP Basketball hosted its 11th annual Girls All Star Day at SAR High School in Riverdale. The

Wissotzky Introduces New Line of Chai Teas

Wissotzky Introduces New Line of Chai Teas

Wissotzky Introduces New Line of Chai Teas

(Courtesy of Wissotzky) With today’s exploding fascination with international cuisines, American palates are increasingly eager to

Make Your Mom a Yogurt Parfait on Mother’s Day

Make Your Mom a Yogurt Parfait on Mother’s Day

Make Your Mom a Yogurt Parfait on Mother’s Day

Make sure you have at least one parent, guardian or older sibling’s permission and help with shopping and preparing before you start

Get Ready for Outdoor Cooking Season 

Get Ready for Outdoor Cooking Season 

Get Ready for Outdoor Cooking Season 

(Courtesy of Pereg) There’s no denying it: one of civilization’s greatest inventions is the outdoor grill. Why? Because come summer, it

Creating Mensches in an Increasingly Hostile World

Creating Mensches in an Increasingly Hostile World

Creating Mensches in an Increasingly Hostile World

As both an educator and a social worker, I am acutely aware of the responsibility of schools to not only prepare students academically for

Words With the Same Three-Letter Roots: Must They Be Related?

Words With the Same Three-Letter Roots: Must They Be Related?

When words have the same three-root letters, our initial assumption should be that the words are related and our task should be discover the relationship. A straightforward

On Losing a Friend: Dr. Vivian Mann, z”l, Jewish Art Historian, Dies at Age 75

On Losing a Friend: Dr. Vivian Mann, z”l, Jewish Art Historian, Dies at Age 75

On Losing a Friend: Dr. Vivian Mann, z”l, Jewish Art Historian, Dies at Age 75

My friend, Dr. Vivian Eisenberg Mann, passed away on Monday, May 6, at the home of her children, Drs. Shari and

(JNS) The U.S. State Department ordered non-essential personnel at its embassy and at
(JNS) Amid increasing tensions between the United States and Iran, U.S. President
(JNS) U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Elan Carr warned on
We have just completed the holiday of Pesach, the highlight of which is the
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Before inoculation against measles began on a large scale in the 1980s, the World
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With over 40 years of experience in the lighting profession, Mark Blechner is the
Back in the 1990s, several people lost high-level government jobs and Supreme Court
I was recently in Ness Ziona and wandered upon Ilan Ramon Street. Reading the
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I was about to write an article about how The New York Times had reached a new
In a deliciously ironic move, the same folks who loathe the president of the United
Despite repeated comments in which she repeated hateful anti-Semitic tropes, Rep.
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