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JEWISH LINK April 27, 2017 Published BiWeekly 1 Iyar, 5777 Issue 52 BRONX, WESTCHESTER CONNECTICUT CANDLE LIGHTING April 28 2 Iyar 5777 Parshat TazriaMetzora Light Candles 731 PM Shabbat Ends 84

For the first time in history, New York State will begin to reimburse nonpublic schools for science, technology, engineering and math teachers. Teach NYS, a project of the Orthodox Union, helped secu

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WORLD NEWSBRIEFS Trump Vows to Confront AntiSemitism, Earns Praise From Jewish Leaders President Donald Trump vowed to confront antiSemitism and called Holocaust deniers an accomplice to horri

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SEE YOU SUNDAY WORLD NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM P. 4 room n a 2bed Still i WN OUTTA TO GET APRIL 30 2017 1200600PM Metropolitan Pavilion 125 West 18th Street, NYC During 2016, antiSemitic incid

COMMUNITY NEWS Teach NYS Delivers Historic Win for Jewish Schools By Nachama Soloveichik For decades, Jewish parents have grumbled about the tuition crisis the problem of skyhigh tuition at private

EDITORIAL Making the Holocaust Matter For all of those people who looked to criticize President Donald Trump for not mentioning the Jews during International Holocaust Remembrance Day earlier this ye

OPED Sunday SchoolAn Idea Whose Time Has Come By Sarah Felsenthal Among the many aspects of the Modern Orthodox community of which we should be proud, the Modern Orthodox school system is perhaps the

COMMUNITY NEWS C e n t e n n i a l L e c t u re S e r i e s Dr. Michael Avi Helfand 97 Rep. Engel Makes Powerful Statement on Holocaust Remembrance Day WashingtonRepresentative Eliot L. Engel, ranki

COMMUNITY NEWS Carry On Poughkeepsie CONTINUED FROM P. 1 community in Poughkeepsie, New York, pushing a stroller or carrying any possession in public areas on Shabbatwithout violating the laws of th

COMMUNITY NEWS Robert Katz Is Named Senior VP at Bar Ilan University By Robert Isler Another professor at BIU is a leading Israeli cancer expert. Hes currently in WashRobert Katz, a Bergen County res

COMMUNITY NEWS Ron Dermer Will Keynote at Yeshiva Universitys 86th Commencement By Elie Klein Ron Dermer, Israels ambassador to the United States, will deliver the keynote address and receive an hono

COMMUNITY NEWS RIETS Shavuot Yarchei Kallah Offers Uplifting Torah Insight From Roshei Yeshiva Yeshiva Universityaffiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary RIETS will offer an unparalleled

COMMUNITY NEWS Yeshiva University Launches Online Masters Degree in Enterprise Risk Management New YorkYeshiva University announced today that it will offer a masters degree in enterprise risk manage

COMMUNITY NEWS Jason Greenblatt Will Receive Honorary Lander College Law Degree Jason Dov Greenblatt, assistant to the president and special representative for international negotiations, will be the

COMMUNITY NEWS Building Trusting Relationships With Empathy and Acceptance Top experts in psychology, social work and education and renowned rabbis gather for Rabbi Ronnie Greenwald, zl, Memorial Con

DIVREI TORAH Shhhh By Rabbi David Walk TazriaMetzora 5777 We Jews are a garrulous group. We just love to talk and shmooze and kibbitz. As a result of this, I guess that its not surprising that our Sa

YOM HASHOAH Rav Yisrael Lau CONTINUED FROM P. 1 book Out of the Depths. The fact that Rav Lau experienced the Holocaust with all of its unspeakable horror lends great significance to his approach to

YOM HASHOAH Romaniote and Greek Jews Remembered at Yonkers Yom HaShoah By Robert Kalfus Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yom HaShoah, is observed annually to commemorate the six million Jews who were murde

YOM HASHOAH Rav Yisrael Lau CONTINUED FROM P. 19 put into the crematoria to make the smoke come out, he said, choking back his tears. What happened next is nothing short of extraordinary. The Rebbe

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APPRECIATIONS Dr. Harold Keltz A Life Healing Others With Modesty, Honor and Dedication By Robert Kalfus With deep sadness, we inform you of the passing of our beloved friend, Yonkers resident and lo

APPRECIATIONS Celebrating CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Magdas burial on Motzei Yom Tov was therefore appropriate to have occurred in the month of Nisan, when traditional eulogies are not made. They showed our

CHESED From Suffering to Freedom Chai4evers Pesach Miracle In the weeks before Pesach, Jewish families around the globe are busy with the joyful but frenzied preparations for Yom Tov. Cleaning, cooki

F OD W NE LINK BRONX, WESTCHESTER CONNECTICUT THE KOSHER DINNER LADY Put an Egg on It By Rachel Berger Considering how many eggs we went through on Pesach personally I used 20 dozen, I thought it w

THE SIMCHA LINK BRONX, WESTCHESTER CONNECTICUT ty music pumped into their personal sound system, while the adults are able to move around and converse without the loud volume of party music. Many par

SIMCHA LINK In New Matchmaking App, Singles Are Encouraged to Strike Their Own Match By Jenny Gans In a world where matchmaking has gotten more difficult than splitting the Red Sea, one website has d

SCHOOLS Local Schools Are Among Winners at Touros Lander College for Men Science Competition By JLBWC Staff Weeks of research, design and problem solving paid off for students who received top honors

SCHOOLS HaShoah CONTINUED FROM P. 1 SAR High School began their commemoration of Yom HaShoah with a schoolwide assembly in the auditorium. As students entered the darkened room, members of student co

SPORTS Gotham Burger Sportstars of the Week Sophie Hecht and Rebecca Hyman The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize SAR seniors Sophie Hecht and Rebecca Hyman as this w

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