(Courtesy of Young Israel of Scarsdale) The Young Israel of Scarsdale is pleased to welcome its new youth directors, Darren and Nechama May. Darren grew up in Calabasas, California, graduating from Calabasas High School. Following high school he attended Nesivos Ahron, a yeshiva in Israel, then went on to
(Courtesy of YCT) Yeshivat Chovevei Torah (YCT) Rabbinical School is delighted to announce that beginning this academic year, Rabbi Dov Linzer will head YCT, taking on the public leadership of the yeshiva while retaining the title, role and responsibilities of rosh
On Thursday, July 19, the Atria Senior Living facility in Riverdale held their annual Chef Showdown. This year’s competition was titled “The Battle of the Tomato Divide: The Competition Will Be Fierce, No Matter How You Slice It.” The ‘secret’ ingredient was tomatoes. In keeping
On August 1 and 2, hundreds of bike riders of all skill levels participated in the ninth annual Bike4Chai event. The riders recruit sponsors for the benefit of the children of Chai Lifeline. In 2009, Dovid Egert raised $10,000 in sponsorships for a 135 mile ride
The Sisterhood of Congregation Anshe Sholom will host the exhibition, “Cartoonists Against the Holocaust” on Sunday, October 14, at 3 p.m. at Congregation Anshe Sholom, 50 North Avenue, New Rochelle NY 10801. Admission: $7.00. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: 914-632-9220.
This Shabbat, September 8, Young Israel of Fort Lee will celebrate another year of substantial growth. A special “New Members” kiddush will be held after davening to welcome the 16 new family and single members who have joined the synagogue over the past 12 months.
On Shabbat Nachamu (July 27-28) Young Israel of New Rochelle welcomed Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen, the rosh kollel of Yeshivat Otniel, and Rebbetzin Michal Nagen, the rosh mechina of Tzahali Academy, an army preparation academy for religious women, as
On July 29, NORPAC hosted Connecticut’s Junior Senator Chris Murphy at the Englewood home of Westchester attorney Michael Blumenthal and his wife, Debbie. Senator Murphy joined the Senate as its youngest member in 2012. The senate seat became vacant upon the retirement of
Monday, July 23, was a day of orientation and training for the 16 students chosen as interns for DOROT’s four-week Jewish Summer Teen Internship Program at the Riverdale Y Senior Center. Facilitated by Rabbi Joseph Robinson, director of community engagement, together with DOROT’s