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NEWS An AIPAC Recap By Shelly Freedman T he 2014 AIPAC Policy Conference took place at the Washington DC Convention Center from Sunday, March 2 to Tuesday, March 4, with the largestever crowd of 14

NEWS Rafsanjani Blames Ahmadinejad for Ruining Saudi Relations in 2008 By Arash Karami, AlMonitor.com, Iran Pulse lMonitorIn a series of statements in public and on his website, Ayatollah Hashemi Raf

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NEWS Haredim Stage Massive Rally Battle on IDF Enlistment Heats Up By Alex TraimanJNS.org C lose to half a million members of Israels haredi public rallied in Jerusalem on Sunday, shutting down roa

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NEWS The FallOut From Ukraine on the MiddleEast CONTINUED FROM P. 14 lations with NATO were frozen due to the war between Russia and Georgia and the political situation dramatically deteriorated, t

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LOCAL NEWS Congregation Bnai Yeshurun Hosts FirstEver Internet Minyan CONTINUED FROM P. 1 With approval from a wide variety of sources, including CBYs Rabbi Steven Pruzansky, Lehmann and Karlin fou

LOCAL NEWS Read His Lips Christie Calls for No New Taxes By Aliza Chasan G overnor Chris Christie addressed the state legislature recently with his budget plan for the upcoming fiscal year beginnin

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LOCAL NEWS 225 New Rabbinic Leaders to be Ordained at Chag HaSemicha CONTINUED FROM P. 1 of Yeshiva Universitys rabbinical seminary. As part of a ceremony tradition begun four years ago during the

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OF BERGEN COUNTY Purim The Running of the Bullhorns Megillat Esther Chapter 3 By Larry Stiefel ongregation Sons of Abraham and David, known colloquially in Wayne as the SAD Shul, had three different r

PURIM Top Ten Reasons for Celebrating Purim By Kenneth Goldrich Credit MailList Jewish 1. Making noise in shul is a MITZVAH 2. Levity is not reserved for the Levites 3. Nobody knows if youre having a

PURIM Who Invented the Grogger and Other Vital Questions By Estelle Glass Why is this day different from all other days We all know that Pesach is when we are supposed to ask the questions. Frankly,

PURIM Purim and the Poor in Israel By Judy Lash BalintJNS.org I sraelis take Purim seriouslykids get the day off school, many towns put on a lively Purim parade, and the streets are filled with peo

PURIM What is the Name Purim All About By Binyamin KagedanJNS.org T he names of religious holidays are usually fairly straightforward, pointing us to the central symbol or theme of the festival. Pe

PURIM The Accidental Talmudist found this somewhere on the net, he forgets where OneStep Baked Chicken By Dovid Winiarz Rarely do I share of any my acclaimed recipes, but since its Adar, this is a g

PURIM Teaneck Jewish Haunted House to Open By Elizabeth Kratz T eaneckMove over, World of Wings. Youre no longer the strangest tourist attraction in town, with your huge beetles wearing little outf

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PURIM The Origin of Taanit Esther By Mitchell First, Esq. T he origin of the Fast of Esther has always been a mystery. A fast on the 13th of Adar is not mentioned in the book of Esther. Nor is such

PURIM Purim Torah To Drink or Not to Drink, That is the Question By Mordechai Schmutter I dont drink on Purimunless you count a half a cup of Bartenura, which, for some reason, no one ever does. I

PURIM Purim Torah To Drink or Not to Drink, That is the Question CONTINUED FROM P. 46 ing to figure out whether its Mordechai, and you should stand up, or whether its Haman, and you should bend ove

PURIM Life is a Masquerade CONTINUED FROM P. 47 ing drinking on Purim. He writes that the word wine is absent in the formulation of the Shulchan Aruch. Chayav adam libsumei bePuraya ad delo yada. T

POLITICAL PONDERINGS Governing In The Eye Of The Storm By N. Aaron Troodler, Esq. midst a barrage of controversy and under the dark and ominous cloud of a growing scandal that hovers above him, Chris

OPED Divorce Is The Only Option By Michael Berenbaum aming is the most human of functions. In the Bible, Adam named the animals and plants. Scientists name diseases, and in so doing they identify its

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OPED How Talking Theology Can Help Defuse AntiIsrael Activism By Yishai SchwartzTabletmag.com I n late January, the Israel Palestine Mission Network of the Presbyterian Church USA published a new

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OPED The Soul Truth By Yair Daar ongs are often more than music, but also the embodiment of ideas and ideals. We can all think of such works. Some inspire us, while others simply tell the story of a

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PARENTING Helping Our Children Make Good Choices Part 1 By Rabbi Mark Staum s we approach the holiday of Purim, we are once again confronted with the delicate balance between the physical mitzvot of

SPECIAL NEEDS Insights from the Torah on Special Needs Equality and DifferentiationTwo Sides of the Same Coin By Dr. Renee Nussbaum he need to belong, to be accepted and to feel valued, are among the

CHESSED SECTION Yeshivat Noam Celebrating its Bar Mitzvah Year at the Annual Dinner March 18th O n Tuesday night, March 18, 2014 over 500 guests are expected to celebrate Yeshivat Noams bar mitzvah

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SECTION FOOD Purim Pilaf Fit for a King By Lisa Reitman Dobi S pring is finally approaching Weve moved the clocks ahead, huge chunks of ice are falling from our roofs and Purim is here. Its a time

SECTION FOOD Hold the Jam Creative Hamantaschen from Queen of Kosher Jamie Geller By JNS.org W e all recognize that poppy seed or jam taste when we bite into Hamantaschen on Purim every year. But g

HEALTH Wheelchairs of Hope, From Israel with Love By Abigail Leichman, Israel 21c T his wheelchair is meant to look like a cool toy. Virtually every household in Israel has a few Keter brand plasti

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HEALTH Are Carbs Bad For You The Truth Behind The Hype By Chemmie Sokolic nless youve been living under a rock the last few decades, you must have heard about the evil that is carbohydrates aka carbs

HEALTH The Neurochemistry of Power Has Implications for Political Change By Nayef AlRodhan Senior Associate Member at University of Oxford P ower, especially absolute and unchecked power, is intoxi

FEATURES Tzedakah With Caution State Officials Say Watch Your Pockets By Anne Phyllis Pinzow s Purim approaches and with Pesach a month away, Jews look for ways and means to give charitable donations

HEIMISHE HOMEMAKER Tip Tip Hurray By Gail Hochman suppose you could say my obsession with tips began many years into my marriage. As I got busier and busier with life, I realized that there must be b

FEATURES SECTION Eda Nurok By Mark Shneyderman This was written by the15yearold son of a Soviet emgire who works at the KofK. He wrote about his greatgrandmother, a Holocaust survivor from Kovno, Lit

HUMOR Whats in a Name By Banji Latkin Ganchrow oor Idina Menzel, John Travolta mispronounced her name at the Oscars last week. My heart just breaks for the beautiful and talented singer who was marri

STORIES CONTINUED HaredimS tage Massive Rally Battle on IDF Enlistment Heats Up CONTINUED FROM P. 13 Israelis who want to serve in the army, from more modern nationalreligious Israelis who believe

FEATURES It Takes A Lot To Leave A Mark on New Jersey Saying Goodbye to Rabbi Yaakov Glasser By Michael Orbach N ew YorkThousands of teens across the United States and Canada have learned to take p

SPECIAL NEEDS The Launching By Zev Grossman and Bruce Maier I n the initial article of this series, If the Patriarchs Were My Clients, we proposed six tenets for Special Needs Family Planning. The

SCHOOLS Words Can Heal Miss Americas Message to Middle Schools at Kaplen JCC CONTINUED FROM P. 1 along the way she discovered that it was okay to be different and celebrate that uniqueness. For man

SCHOOLS Stern College Students Engage in Novel Cancer Research N ew YorkWhats in an apple Maybe, just maybe, the secret to kicking cancer. According to research by Dr. Alyssa Schuck and Dr. Jeffrey

SCHOOLS Yeshivat Noam First Graders Celebrate Chagigat Siddur SSDS Eight Graders Head for Poland and Israel By Stephen Tencer N Parents and Grandparents Holding Tallis Over Noam 1st Graders JLBC

SCHOOLS MiShenichnas Adar Marbim BSimcha at RYNJ Yavneh Welcomes Rosh Chodesh Yavneh Academy welcomed Rosh Chodesh Adar Bet bsimcha, with chagigot for students in all grades with music provided by Ba

SPORTS Maayanot JV Soccer By Jennifer Sanders TABC JV Hockey Advance To Championship By Lisa Fuchs T he JV Soccer team had its first game against Frisch on Tuesday night. Freshmen Aleeza Berkowitz

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FINANCE Disability Protection I have coverage... sort of...I guess By Elozor M. Preil Q In the event of disability, do you have insurance to cover the loss of income A Maybe. Possibly. At least in so

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Teaneck Gets a Purim Costume Pop Up Shop By Jenny Gans Glatt Express Expresses Its Creative Side By Henry Isaacs s part of Glatt Express fourth anniversary under the ownership of

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