Sunday, January 20, 2019

Israel/World

American Jewish Group Sends Aid to Indonesia, Stricken by Yet Another Tsunami

(JNS)

White House: Israeli Election May Affect Peace-Plan Rollout

(JNS)

NYS Imposes Guidelines Affecting Yeshiva and Day School Curriculum

(JLBWC Staff and combined sources) On November 20, the New York State Education Department (NYSED) issued its Substantial Equivalency Guidance regarding

NCYI Plans Youth Forum at YI of Scarsdale

National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) has scheduled a youth forum, hosted by the Young Israel of Scarsdale, 1313 Weaver Street, on Wednesday, January 9, at 8:00 p.m.

The forum will focus on the educational and personal

Knesset Passes Law to Prevent Early Release of Terrorists

(JNS)

Security Forces Prevent Ramming Attack in Samaria; Terrorist Arrested

(Israel Hayom/JNS)

Experiencing Poland: Past, Present and Future

There are certain life experiences that are difficult to describe even for someone accustomed to speaking and writing for public audiences. This past summer my wife, Bassie, and I enjoyed such an experience when we had the great privilege of leading a group of adults

AVIsrael and Shaare Zedek Medical Center Aid Those With Hearing Impairments

Israel is the land of opportunity in every sense. Its opportunities extend to tourists as well. We were the fortunate recipients of an opportunity to attend an inspiring event that took place at the Jerusalem Theater last week. At the invitation of our cousins from Karnei Shomron,

Eva Ingber Is Loving Her Year at Midreshet Lindenbaum

Eva Ingber is studying at Midreshet Lindenbaum in Jerusalem. She grew up in White Plains, attended SAR from nursery through twelfth grade, and loves it with a passion. Her family davens at Young Israel.

April Elections: A Test for Netanyahu and Israel

Israel’s embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will seek to win a record-tying fifth election on April 9, which would put him in position to become the longest-serving premier in Israeli history—longer even than founding Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion.

US Poised to Present Middle East Peace Plan ‘Soon,’ Said Kushner

(Israel Hayom/JNS) Following months of having to focus on the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and its subsequent fallout, the White House is now ready to move

France: Jewish Cemetery Desecrated Near Strasbourg

(European Jewish Press/JNS) Anti-Semitic vandalism was discovered on tombstones in the Jewish cemetery of Herrlisheim, in northeastern France, near the city of Strasbourg where two people were killed on

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