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NEWS Federations Gather in DC Biden and Bibi Take on Burning Issues CONTINUED FROM P. 1 of the North American community. The keynote speaker of the Monday morning Plenary, Vice President Joseph Biden

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LOCAL NEWS Teaneck High School Commemorates Kristallnacht CONTINUED FROM P. 1 the films. The survivors also took questions from the students about their experiences. Four Tenafly High School students

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TORAH AND PSYCHOLOGY Psychological Insights from the Torah By Renee Nussbaum orah wisdom and psychological theory and practice agree that emunah is the critical card in building successful relationsh

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RELATIONSHIPS We They Are All People By Rabbi Dr. Mordechai Glick was reading an article in Fridays Record by Alfred Doblin commenting on the controversy about The Death of Klinghoffer. While I was r

PROFILE Eli Haglers Looking For Your Reaction By Batya Rosner O nce a week youll find Eli Hagler in the radio studio down the hall from his office at OU headquarters in lower Manhattan. An energeti

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SCHOOLS Noam Goes Green By Barbara Sehgal, Middle School Science Teacher S tudents at Yeshivat Noam are getting firsthand experience with alternative energy as the school goes green. The Amberjack

SCHOOLS CELEBRATING VAYERA Parshat Vayera at Yavneh I n honor of Parshat Vayera, Yavneh Academy Early Childhood and Grade 1 students learned about Hachnasat Orchim and invited each other into their

SPORTS MTA Varsity Basketball Defeats Ramaz By Ilan Steinmetz 15 Teaneck Under8 Baseball AllStars Fall in Championship Game to Rockland Elites By Joe Rotenberg T his week, the MTA Varsity Lions ba

SPORTS Teaneck Baseball 11U Loses 21 in Semifinals of PBI Tournament By Adam Wall and Howie Teitelman hile the World Series ended for the Giants and Royals on October 29th, the Teaneck 11U baseball t

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SPORTS SCENES Benni Tuchman shoots at the Cooper Tournament. LISA APPELBAUM STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. Aaron Heideman takes it to the basket. LISA APPELBAUM STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Moshe Brum skies for the S

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