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February 18, 2016 Published BiWeekly 9 Adar I, 5776 Issue 25 JEWISH LINK See ad on page 34 See ad on page 14 Sen. Joseph Lieberman left with Edward Fagin, executive vice president of the Orthodox

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WORLD NEWSBRIEFS Justice Antonin Scalia Mourned by Jewish Leaders JLNJ The leaders of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America and the Rabbinical Council of America issued the following s

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WORLD NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM P. 4 Likud Knesset Members Support Israeli Public Transport on Shabbat Israel HayomExclusive to JNS.org Several Likud party members of the Israeli Knesset, at a Knes

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Six Killed, 10 Injured in Bus Accident on Highway 1 Ynetnews.com Six people, including children, were killed and 10 were injured when bus 402 from Jerusalem to Bnei Brak collided wit

EDITORIAL The Loss of a Friend, Justice Antonin Scalia, 79 Americas Jewish community lost a good friend with the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died of a heart attack last weeke

OPED Madeleine Albrights Other Undiplomatic Moments By Stephen M. FlatowJNS.org Former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright is backtracking, a little, on her remark last week that there is a sp

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Ohio Jews Respect John Kasich, But Will His Moderate Tack Resonate Nationally By Sean Savage and Alina Dain SharonJNS.org The upright path is the middle path of all the qualities kno

WORLDISRAEL NEWS CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE Graduate Program in Advanced Talmudic Studies She said, Johnny, if you want to look for a really good friend, get somebody whos Jewish, Kasich told the

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Madrid Jewish Community Sues Magazine Over Racist Cartoons By Sal Emergui and JNSIsrael Hayom Staff printed with permission The Jewish community in Madrid is seeking legal action aga

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COMMUNITY NEWS Birthright Israel Foundation Hires Jonathan Boiskin as Chief Development Officer New York Birthright Israel Foundation announces the hiring of Jonathan Boiskin as chief development off

COMMUNITY NEWS Gala Dinner Fetes 24 Years of Chabad in Riverdale The Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, New York, was filled this past Saturday evening, January 16, 2016, as 250 supporters, friends, a

COMMUNITY NEWS One Israel Fund Holds Security Assessment Evening On Saturday night, February 6, an overflow crowd packed into the home of Sharon and Herbert Hirsch in the Blackstone apartment complex

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COMMUNITY NEWSBRIEFS AIPAC in Greenwich, February 25 There will be an AIPAC event at Temple Sholom in Greenwich on Thursday, February 25. Ari Sacher, one of the key scientists responsible for creating

COMMUNITY NEWS Lead Singer of Womens Chasidic Rock Band Comes to Riverdale drums. These days she composes, plays and sings in an effort to pursue her dream Riverdales Jewish Womens Circle in of makin

DIVREI TORAH The Kohens New Clothes By Rabbi David Walk Tetzaveh 5776 Whats with all the emphasis on the sartorial splendor of the kohen gadol I mean that I dont care that much what my religious lead

HALACHIC QUESTIONS Sharing a Bed During Aveilut By Rabbi Dov Linzer QUESTION I am currently sitting shiva for my mother ah. I could really use a hug from my husband and his reassuring touch during th

CHINUCH Education The Great Jewish Unifier By Malcolm Hoenlein Over the course of the last year, the Jewish people have been tested a great deal, both as individuals and as a nation. While we have ma

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HUMOR Emergency Sheva Brachos By Mordechai Schmutter This article might sound a little snippy, but thats because I just put together a sheva brachos in four hours. My wife and I are not normally this

MUSIC Rabbi Avi Kilimnick Releases Debut Album By Sandy Eller For some people, music is just something that they listen to, a wellordered assortment of pleasant notes that play in the background duri

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FEATURES Robert Kraft to Keynote Yeshiva Universitys 85th Commencement Having already won four Vince Lombardi Trophies, Robert K. Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, will add another honor to h

SCHOOL NEWS Yeshiva University to Hold Jewish Jobs Fair Yeshiva Universitys Center for the Jewish Future and the YU School Partnership will host its annual Jewish job fair on Thursday, March 3, at th

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SPORTS TABC JV Storm Eliminate Ramaz Rams in Round One of Basketball Playoffs By Shmuel Bak Last Wednesday, the TABC Storm hosted the Ramaz Rams in the first round of the JV basketball playoffs. TABC

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