Friday, October 19, 2018

Can Pro-Israel Dems Turn the Tide on Ant…

17-10-2018 Hits:144 Israel/World By Jonathan S. Tobin/JNS

According to some of the leaders of the Democrats’ congressional caucus, their party is getting a bad rap on Israel. But while they’re used to deflecting...

MTA Dedicates Torah and Makes Siyum L’Ze…

18-10-2018 Hits:114 Editorials JLBWC Staff

Two Mondays ago, I had the privilege of attending and participating in a unique celebration on the YU campus in Washington Heights in memory of my...

Worried About Child Abuse in the Communi…

17-10-2018 Hits:156 Community News Aaron Steinberg

In the summer of 2015, with the Jewish community abuzz over sexual abuse claims against a rabbi that had lingered in the shadows, I was approached...

WTA Celebrates Its New Middle School

17-10-2018 Hits:184 Community News Judy Berger

On Tuesday, September 4, Westchester Torah Academy (WTA), located in New Rochelle, opened the doors to its new middle school for fifth- and sixth-grade students.  “We are...

Israel Cancer Research Fund to Honor Connecticut Oncologists

Israel Cancer Research Fund to Honor Connecticut Oncologists

Israel Cancer Research Fund to Honor Connecticut Oncologists

The Israel Cancer Research Fund, Connecticut Chapter, will be paying tribute to three Connecticut oncologists at the Third Annual Heroes for

HHREC Annual Dinner to Feature Elisha Wiesel

HHREC Annual Dinner to Feature Elisha Wiesel

HHREC Annual Dinner to Feature Elisha Wiesel

Elisha Wiesel will be the keynote speaker at The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center (HHREC) annual benefit dinner, to be held on

First Teach NYS Gala Draws Over 200 Attendees

First Teach NYS Gala Draws Over 200 Attendees

First Teach NYS Gala Draws Over 200 Attendees

(Courtesy of Teach NYS) More than 200 supporters of Teach NYS, a nonpartisan organization advocating for equitable

Stein Yeshiva Nursery Learns About Fall Through STEM 

Stein Yeshiva Nursery Learns About Fall Through STEM 

Stein Yeshiva Nursery Learns About Fall Through STEM 

This month, the 4 year olds are exploring STEM through the changing seasons, autumn colors, foliage, harvest foods and the

BCHA Upper School Students Go to the Polls

BCHA Upper School Students Go to the Polls

BCHA Upper School Students Go to the Polls

The BCHA upper school recently held elections for officers of the 2018-2019 student council. After sharing with classmates their plans for

Kinneret Celebrates Sukkot With Families and Kids of All Ages

Kinneret Celebrates Sukkot With Families and Kids of All Ages

Kinneret Celebrates Sukkot With Families and Kids of All Ages

The BCHA upper school recently held elections for officers of the 2018-2019 student council. After sharing with classmates their plans for

Yeshiva University Soccer Wins Double Overtime Thriller

Yeshiva University Soccer Wins Double Overtime Thriller

Yeshiva University Soccer Wins Double Overtime Thriller

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team earned a thrilling come-from-behind Skyline victory over Farmingdale

Yeshiva University Men’s Cross Country Team Dedicates Win in Memory of Ilana Pfeffer, z”l

Yeshiva University Men’s Cross Country Team Dedicates Win in Memory of Ilana Pfeffer, z”l

Yeshiva University Men’s Cross Country Team Dedicates Win in Memory of Ilana Pfeffer, z”l

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s cross country team was victorious at the York

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Edges Southern Vermont for Second Straight Win

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Edges Southern Vermont for Second Straight Win

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Edges Southern Vermont for Second Straight Win

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team earned its second consecutive victory by defeating Southern Vermont

ABC Nutrition Figures out Fermented Foods 

ABC Nutrition Figures out Fermented Foods 

Fermented foods have long been prized for their numerous health benefits for centuries. What does fermented mean? These are foods that have been through a special processing in

Health Coach Rorie Weisberg Presents ‘Living Full ’n Free’ on Kosher.com

Health Coach Rorie Weisberg Presents ‘Living Full ’n Free’ on Kosher.com

Health Coach Rorie Weisberg Presents ‘Living Full ’n Free’ on Kosher.com

Rorie Weisberg has two passions: great food and helping others achieve fuller, healthier lifestyles. And her mission is to change people’s

Easy, Tasty and Quick Tomato Soup

Easy, Tasty and Quick Tomato Soup

Easy, Tasty and Quick Tomato Soup

As the colder air sets in we are all more receptive and anxious for a hot bowl of soup at the end of the day. Recently I came upon an old

The Core Values We Live By

The Core Values We Live By

Schools, like many organizations, periodically go through a lengthy process to articulate its vision, mission and core values. As we prepare ourselves for the new year, it is

Team Peri Hosts Bone Marrow Drive and Bowling Tournament to Save Lives

Team Peri Hosts Bone Marrow Drive and Bowling Tournament to Save Lives

(Courtesy of Team Peri) Join Team Peri, of Team Lifeline, as they host a celebrity bowling tournament to benefit Chai Lifeline and donor drive to register potential bone marrow

Remembering Ari Fuld, H”YD

Remembering Ari Fuld, H”YD

Remembering Ari Fuld, H”YD

I woke up two Sunday mornings ago to a text from my daughter in Israel asking me if I knew the

(Israel Hayom/JNS) U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman visited the city of
(JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump’s top envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt,
(JNS) A poll released this week found that an overwhelming majority of Jewish voters
Is pizza healthier if you eat a salad with it? That is quite a question; if you were
Gout, once relegated as a disease to the rich and prosperous, is now a condition
It’s time for the Days of Awe and that also means it’s Medicare Media Bombardment
(Courtesy of Tribeworks) A hub for business growth, networking and funding,
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
One of the most common concerns of buyers and sellers regarding the sale of real
When one thinks of Ashdod, what usually comes to mind is the shore: the beaches, the
(BPT) If you subscribe to the belief that your home is your castle, then you
Baruch Hashem, I had the zechus of spending a wonderful Sukkot with my family in the
My first experience with Senator John McCain was about 12 years ago when I was
The attack on Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court is the latest instance
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