Tuesday, December 11, 2018

YI Stamford @ 40: Growing by Leaps and B…

28-11-2018 Hits:603 Community News Yvette Finkelstein

Almost 40 years ago a small group of families living in Stamford, Connecticut decided it was time for a Young Israel to be established in this...

Community Chesed Triumphs Over Storm

28-11-2018 Hits:529 Community News Judy Berger

On Thursday, November 15, Riverdale, Westchester and the surrounding areas were affected by an early, winter-like storm that seemed to catch everyone off guard. Similar to...

YU Student Athletes Stand Together for P…

28-11-2018 Hits:192 Sports JLBWC Sports Staff

The Yeshiva University student athletes chose to take a stand over the past month.  Last Tuesday, November 20, the Yeshiva University men’s basketball team held a special...

YINR Brings Thanksgiving to First Responders

YINR Brings Thanksgiving to First Responders

YINR Brings Thanksgiving to First Responders

On Thursday, November 22, the Young Israel of New Rochelle held its annual Thanksgiving dinner meal delivery to the New Rochelle

Panoply 3.0 Comes to YINR

Panoply 3.0 Comes to YINR

Panoply 3.0 Comes to YINR

Saturday night, November 17, was an evening four years in the making. Once again, the Young Israel of New

Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of $840,000 to Jewish Charities 

Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of $840,000 to Jewish Charities 

Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of $840,000 to Jewish Charities 

(Courtesy of Jewish Communal Fund) Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), the largest and most active Jewish donor-advised fund in the country, approved

SAR HS Ninth Graders Swarm ‘The Hive’

SAR HS Ninth Graders Swarm ‘The Hive’

SAR HS Ninth Graders Swarm ‘The Hive’

The ninth grade had their first shabbaton in the SAR High School building—and what an incredible shabbaton it was!! The theme of

Students at WTA Are Thankful for Their Teachers

Students at WTA Are Thankful for Their Teachers

Students at WTA Are Thankful for Their Teachers

The entire school gathered for a special morning tekes just before Thanksgiving break to give thanks to their teachers and

Chanukah Festivities Abound at Stein Yeshiva

Chanukah Festivities Abound at Stein Yeshiva

Chanukah Festivities Abound at Stein Yeshiva

Chanukah is fast approaching and the Stein Yeshiva students are super excited for all the festivities. The little ones are

MTA Talmidim Enjoy Incredible Yeshiva-Wide Shabbaton

MTA Talmidim Enjoy Incredible Yeshiva-Wide Shabbaton

MTA Talmidim Enjoy Incredible Yeshiva-Wide Shabbaton

MTA talmidim and rebbeim enjoyed an incredible Yeshiva-Wide Shabbaton on November 15th—17th. It began with an

Back to Back Marathons

Back to Back Marathons

Back to Back Marathons

“You’ve done some crazy things, but two marathons in eight days? I think you have finally lost your mind.”

That was my wife’s reaction when I told her

YU Student Athletes Stand Together for Pittsburgh

YU Student Athletes Stand Together for Pittsburgh

YU Student Athletes Stand Together for Pittsburgh

The Yeshiva University student athletes

#KosherFoodies Attend Kosherfest 2018

#KosherFoodies Attend Kosherfest 2018

#KosherFoodies Attend Kosherfest 2018

Kosherfest is the world’s largest and most well attended kosher-certified products trade show. The 30th annual event was

Chanukah Parties Demand Celebratory Wines

Chanukah Parties Demand Celebratory Wines

Chanukah Parties Demand Celebratory Wines

Winter has come early this year, with significant snowfalls on the East Coast already in

Chanukah: A Time for Latkes

Chanukah: A Time for Latkes

Chanukah: A Time for Latkes

Latkes, or in Hebrew “livivot,” are a traditional food for Chanukah. The basic ingredients are simple: potatoes, onions, eggs,

Yonkers Celebrates Chanukah

Yonkers Celebrates Chanukah

Yonkers Celebrates Chanukah

Chanukah starts this year at sundown on Sunday, December 2. To kick off the eight day holiday, there will be a

YINR Enjoys Super Chanukah Chesed Day

YINR Enjoys Super Chanukah Chesed Day

YINR Enjoys Super Chanukah Chesed Day

There was one big super happening at Young Israel of New Rochelle on Sunday morning, November 25. A Super

The Importance of Hands-on STEAM in Elementary Education

The Importance of Hands-on STEAM in Elementary Education

Somewhere between the squeals of joy and eyes open wide with wonder is a moment when learning becomes so much more than “Open head and pour in information.” The physical rules
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