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Join the Teaneck, Bergenfield, New Milford Shabbos Project This Shabbos See page 49 for calendar of events OF BERGEN COUNTY October 23, 2014 29 Tishrei 5775 Issue 53 Distribut

eating Our Produce is crisp and fresh as the autumn weather. Our triplechecked, handpicked fruits and vegetables are full of freshness and destined for delicious, heartwarming dishes From hearty soups

Express Yourself Fall Comfort Foods After three consecutive threeday holiday weekends, youre probably yearning for something more than just beef or chicken So try this creamy autumn dish thats comfort

NEWS New PA Penalties For Selling Land to Jews Israeli Arms Sales Rising Globally T IPOn Monday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas announced severe penalties for Arabs who sell land to

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NEWS Palestinian Rams Car into Jerusalem Crowd, Kills Baby CONTINUED FROM P. 1 cion of terror related activity and released. He suffered severe injuries and later died at the hospital, it was reporte


NEWS DC Mikvah Scandal Sends Shock Waves Across the Globe By Combined Services ashington, DCLaw enforcement authorities say they are at the beginning of their investigation of Rabbi Barry Freundel, t

NEWS Rabbinic Group Advocates Womens Participation in Simhat Torah By Tova Dvorin, Arutz 7 nationalreligious rabbinical organization has advocated the inclusion of women in Simhat Torah celebrations,

NEWS Congress and Obama FaceOff on Iran Sanctions CONTINUED FROM P. 1 He was referring to the ongoing negotiations to reach a deal with Iran that would slow down its nuclear weapons program, curtaili

NEWS Congress and Obama FaceOff on Iran Sanctions CONTINUED FROM P. 10 tion it received from member states and its interviews with a former Soviet nuclear weapons expert linked to this site. Iran has

LOCAL NEWS The Accidental Politician Ruth Calderon Speaks to Rinat By JLBC Staff T eaneckThe room was packed at Rinat, as more than 300 people came to hear a member of the Knesset that Rabbi Yossi

THE ANNA RUTH MARK HASTEN SCHOOL ITS ACADEMIC...ITS PERSONAL...ITS AFFORDABLE EXCELLENCE. L A N D E R CO L L E G E F O R WO M E N Be part of a focused community of closeknit students distinguished

NEWS Teaneck Mikvah Sweeps for Hidden Cameras, Develops New Security Protocols CONTINUED FROM P. 1 in a letter that was distributed to the community on Wednesday. We are putting certain measures into

NEWS oseph Gitler, Founder and Chairman of Leket Israel, Israels National Food Bank and largest food rescue network, will be honored for his leadership on Saturday night, November 8, 2014 in New York

LOCAL NEWS Team Sharsheret at the NYCACS S harsheret, a national notforprofit organization supporting women and families of all Jewish backgrounds facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, participate

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Join the Hebron Fund VIP Chayei Sarah Mission to Israel November 1116, 2014 Itinerary Tuesday, November 11 Shabbat Chayei Sarah in Hebron subject to change Inspirational Carlebach davening led by

The Pioneer Reinvents Itself Teaneck Jewish Center Faces New Challenges CONTINUED FROM P. 1 other chapter as they consider how to bring the building and the community together to maximize potential f

LOCAL NEWS Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Presents Professional Childrens Theater Series E ach year, the JCC School of Performing Arts presents an exciting professional theater series that introduces

LOCAL NEWS Young Israel Condemns British Recognition of a Palestinian State Calls on British Government to Nullify Its AntiIsrael Resolution T he National Council of Young Israel NCYI sent a letter

LOCAL NEWS Gildas Club Presents Laugh Out Loud 5 Comedy Show, Nov. 2 H ackensackThe fifth major comedy event to remember and share hilarious laughs in the spirit of Gilda Radnera comedy showcase feat


LOCAL NEWS Local Boy Scouts Sukkot Activities Report By Daniel Chazin B oy Scout Troop 226, chartered to the Teaneck Jewish Center, had an exciting program of activities for Chol haMoed Sukkot. On

LOCAL NEWS The Human Condition The Masterworks of Jack Goresko JCC T he evocative work of Jack Goresko 1916 1991 will be on display at the Waltuch Gallery of the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 Eas

LOCAL NEWS Challah and Chizuk EventA Huge Success By Sarah Abenaim B ergen CountyThere is a custom to begin building a Sukkah after Yom Kippur has ended, so that we can leap from the heights of our

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EDITORIAL We Salute the Shabbos Project 2014 K ol Hakavod to the many families in our community who have been busily planning, organizing, cooking, baking, inviting and getting ready to host guests f

DVAR TORAH Easy Spirituality By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb Executive Vice President Emeritus of the Orthodox Union he French poet Baudelaire once remarked that the devils greatest success is his abilit

CHINUCH The Women Who Teach Women in War and Peace By Beth quiet revolution has taken place in womens religious education in Israel. Rachelle Fraenkel, whose son was kidnapp

Who says you cant be in two places at one time With offices in New York and Jerusalem, we provide full service interior design and project management. From inception to completion, well go the distan

CHINUCH The Women Who Teach Women in War and Peace CONTINUED FROM P. 30 came at the precise moment it became possible for women to do so. I was very lucky with opportunities. When I started becoming

e cannot adequately express our tremendous enthusiasm for Ben Porat Yosef and our genuine gratitude for all they give our children, ourselves, and our community. The superior education begins with the

CHINUCH The Women Who Teach Women in War and Peace CONTINUED FROM P. 32 face of attempts to undermine us. She and Malke Bina, the founder of Matan, have discussed how Fraenkel has accomplished so muc

SEPHARDIC CORNER Hacham Ovadia Yosef ztl The Most Accomplished Rav of Recent Generations By Rabbi Haim Howard Jachter he postWorld War II generations have been blessed with many great and impactful

SEPHARDIC CORNER Hacham Ovadia Yosef ztl The Most Accomplished Rav of Recent Generations Part One CONTINUED FROM P. 35 strict and appropriate for the halahic elite for whom the strict approach is ap

LOCAL NEWS Cho Fundraiser Brings Out Jerseys Big Guns CONTINUED FROM P. 26 shutdowns and for offshore drilling along the Jersey shore. Menendez said that Garrett was often the sole NJ representative

HEIMISHE HOMEMAKER Lets Go Bananas By Gail Hochman ananas are low in saturated fat, sodium and cholesterol. Bananas are great for a quick snack on the go or just about any time. The good news is if b

Waldorf Astoria Hotel Passover 2015 in Orlando, FL Elegantlyappointed Waldorf Astoria Guest Rooms 3 Daily Gourmet Glatt Kosher Meals along with Daily Poolside Barbeques and Lavish Tea Room Professi

HUMOR Just Three Days By Banji Latkin Ganchrow his is the most glorious time of year. The time of year when husbands and wives come together to build another home, a home of canvas walls and charming

HUMOR Just Three Days CONTINUED FROM P. 40 days should be punished by having to keep an extra day, two to three extra meals, an extra outfit, and an extra fight with ones spouse for not doing anythin

LOCAL NEWS NORPAC Congressman Scott Garrett RNJ Hosted in Teaneck By JLBC Staff O n Sunday, October 19, at the Teaneck home of Peter and Ellen Tilem, Congressman Scott Garrett displayed his passion

NEWS Kafka Was the Rage At a Catholic school, a professor fighting the academic boycott of Israel is investigated on secret charges By Doron ies program should it not distanc

ART AND CULTURE Kristallnacht to Carnegie Hall By Helen Weiss Pincus C an one extended family of Holocaust survivors make the desert bloom, develop an ancient dog breed, create beautiful art, and h

FEATURE EXPRESIDENTS ExPresidents and the Jews Carter vs. Hoover By Rafael xpresidents seldom take an interest in Jewish affairs, with two notable exceptions. One is Jimmy Carter, who h

MENTAL HEALTH How Walking Helped Me Grow By Temimah Zucker O n October 5, hundreds of people gathered in Foley Square for the annual National Eating Disorder Association NEDA Walk. Each year NEDA h

A TEENS PERSPECTIVE A Night of the Opera By Oren Oppenheim y now youve probably heard about the controversy surrounding the opera The Death of Klinghoffer, which the Metropolitan Opera

NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD Driving With Hashem By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick hortly after we moved here we purchased a new car. It seems that this is the neighborhood of leasers but we knew right aw

BergenfieldNew MilfordTeaneck Schedule of Events THE GREAT BIG CHALLAH BAKE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23 730 pm Preregistration required For Jewish women ages 12 and up Yeshivat Noam, 70 W. Century Rd. Par

FEATURE My Grandfathers Bullet By Yehudah Fuksbrumer y grandfather is not what you would call an expressive man. Saba Yisrael is a sixfoot bear of a guy who isnt fond of big displays of emotion or lo

SCIENCE We Can Restore Cognition Where Body Meets Mind By Michal Schwartz Maurice and Ilse Katz Professorial Chair in Neuroimmunology at Weizmann Institute of Science Aleksandra Deczkowska PhD Stude

EBOLA Ebola Message from the White House I want people to understand that the dangers of you contracting Ebola, E the dangers of a serious outbreak are extraordinarily low. But we are bola continues

EBOLA Ebola Message from the White House CONTINUED FROM P. 52 Leading a coordinated international response Building a robust global health security infrastructure so were prepared over the long run

LOCAL NEWS Survive and Thrive Event Brings Breast Cancer Patients Together By Jenny Gans P aramus Dr. Tzvi Small started focusing on performing reconstructive breast surgery for mastectomy patient

PEOPLE The Beat Goes on in the Life of a Poet By Larry Bernstein C resskillGerd Stern has been there and done that. Hes packed much into his life and though he celebrated his 86th birthday this las

PARENTING Holiday Reflections By Rabbi Mark Staum s we begin to think back to how much food we may have consumed during the holiday, we can also take a few minutes to think back as to how much qualit

CHINUCH OPED How Many Day School Administrators Does It Take to... By Wallace Greene t a Chanukah play at one of my grandchildrens schools, an assistant principal attempted to light a menorah on sta

CHINUCH OPED How Many DaySchool Administrators Does It Take to... CONTINUED FROM P. 57 dollars in salaries. Perhaps half of these positions could be performed by talented teachers eager for some add

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Firm Motivates Weight Loss through Tzedakah About LoseWin Situation T eaneckAn unfortunate byproduct of the recently concluded Jewish holidays is gaining weight, as nearly every on

BUSINESS CyberArk Breaks Israels Security IPO Silence with Surge C yberArk Software Ltd. CYBR rallied 87 in its New York trading debut after becoming the first Israeli cyber security company to go pu

PERSONAL FINANCE Indexed Insurance Products Fad, Trend, or New Standard Part 1 By Elozor M. Preil odays saverinvestor has a vast assortment of financial products for accumulation. However, this array

BUSINESS What Can We Learn from Watching the Crystal Ball By Alex Freund was reading a magazine with a cover story called The Permanent Temporary Workforce. The indepth section, The Disposable Worker

SPECIAL NEEDS Jewish Association for Developmental Disabilities Agency Holding Walkathon Fundraiser By JLBC Staff T he Jewish Association for Developmental Disabilities JADD, a nonprofit, nonsectar


SCHOOLS Yavneh Academy APP DASH Recently, the tables were turned at Yavneh Academy. During a professional development session for PreK, kindergarten, first and second grade teachers, it was Middle Sc

SCHOOLS RPRY Welcomes New Executive DirectorCOO Yehuda Kohn T he Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva RPRY of Edison is pleased to announce that Yehuda Kohn has accepted the position of Executive DirectorCOO.

SCHOOLS The Science of Shmittah at RYNJ By Jenni Levy s the new Lower School General Studies Principal at RYNJ, one of my first initiatives has been to continue to strengthen the already special rela

SPORTS Jewish Link Gotham Burger Sport Star of the Week Naomi Kutin T he Jewish Link of Bergen County and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 13yearold Naomi Kutin as this weeks Gotham Burger Spor

SPORTS Teaneck 10U Splits DayDay DoubleHeader with PBI By Aryeh Haselkorn T eaneck 10U split a dayday doubleheader with the PBI Eagles, winning the first game in thrilling fashion before dropping t

SPORTS With Israeli Basketball Legends in Brooklyn, Friends of the IDF Pays Tribute To Wounded Soldiers O ct. 8, Brooklyn Friends of the Israel Defense Forces FIDF, Maccabi USA, Maccabi World Union,

SPORTS SCENES Avigayil Levy and Ashira Blumenfeld MGBL team Freed Oil grab a post game drink. CMEK Holiday camp Eliana Tilem, Sara Tobias, Elisheva Friedman, Eli and Josh Rothenberg teaneck Sara Mir

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LOCAL NEWS Teaneck Young Israel Joins the OU T eaneckThe Orthodox Union has announced that the Young Israel of Teaneck YIOT has been accepted as a member synagogue, joining hundreds of other OU synag

FIRST PERSON Amazing Succot Experience with the Hebron Fund By Yaakov Serle T hanks to the Hebron Fund, nearly 60,000 people visited Hebron on Sunday and Monday of Chol Hamoed Succot. My family was

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26TH New Jersey Yachads Bergen County Breakfast Reception at the home of Marcia and David Kreinberg. Honoring Joy and Barry Sklar, Bruce Prince and Amy and Yoav Citr

THE JEWISH LINK PUZZLE HEAVEN BOUND By Yoni Glatt Across 1. It all started with him 5. Abandon 10. Part of an Engine quote 14. Possible Pesach Pharaoh 15. Son of Jacob 16. Dermatologists concern 17.

SCIENCE Wired to be Gullible. Who Do You Trust By Rebecca Slack PhD researcher in Neuroscience at University of Sheffield H ow do you decide if you can trust someone Is it based on their handshake,

DIRSHU Thousands of Bachurim Complete Dirshu Program Shiurim in 15 Communities Across North America Received Enthusiastically By Chaim Gold ifteen pesicha shiurim given by prominent Roshei Yeshiva, R

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