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NEWSBRIEFS Xmas at the Knesset MK Hana Sweid Hadash has asked Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein Likud to place a Christmas tree at the entrance to the Knesset, or another visible place, as you see fit. S

NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM P. 9 The AntiIsrael Boycott Movement Is Losing Haaretz reports that this week four major port operators, including three European companies, bid to operate marine terminals

YARCHEI KALLAH Shabbat of Inspiration Words of Inspiration Friday Night Keter Torah Rabbi Micah Greenland International Director, NCSY Please join NCSY and 312 public school students from across Nort

NEWS BiPartisan Sanctions Bill Heads Toward Veto CONTINUED FROM P. 1 expand restrictions on Irans energy sector. It also states that the United States should provide military, diplomatic and econom

NEWSBRIEFS Chinese FM Visits Israel JNS.orgIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Jerusalem last week. Our two economies are highly complementary, and the

NEWS Open Orthodoxy Pushing the Envelope or Crossing the Line CONTINUED FROM P. 1 point man of a new, highly controversial, more open approach to Modern Orthodoxy and he spends lots of time debatin

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NEWS Open Orthodoxy Pushing the Envelope or Crossing the Line CONTINUED FROM P. 14 unintended consequences of such applications Unintended consequences Doesnt that usually apply to war Unintended c

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NEWS A Crown Has Fallen Edgar M. Bronfman, 84 By Jeanette Friedman N ew YorkIt was 1990, and in a place far away, in a beautiful city called Sarajevo, BosniaHerzogovina, civil war was raging and th

PROFILE Tzipi Livni The Believer By Ben Birnbaum With permission from The Washington Post The final installment As Livni returns to the negotiating table, she faces no shortage of skeptics who doubt

NEWS The Budgetand the BuckStops Here By Maxine Dovere I n an unusual show of bipartisan cooperation since Obama became president, the U.S.Congress agreed upon and passed a budget that they say wil

NEWS The UN Conference on Genocide By Stephen Tencer N ew YorkThe Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide was adopted by the UN in 1948 and it recently held a panel dis

LOCAL NEWS Teaneck Cinema Reopens By Aliza Chasan s of December 20, Teanecks Cedar Lane is once again home to a movie theaterthe newly reopened and revamped Teaneck Cinemas. The retro charm was refur

NEWS Teaneck Pounds For A Purpose Campaign Launching Jan. 2nd D avis, Saperstein Salomon, P.C., Club Fit NJ and Elie Y. Katz will host the first annual Teaneck Pounds for a Purpose to help residen

NEWS The Moriah School Hosts Inaugural Camp Fair By Kellita Weber T he Moriah School recently hosted its inaugural Camping Fair, where parents and children came to learn about Jewish day and sleepa

LOCAL NEWS Super Bowl Business Its the Economy... By Aliza Chasan B ergen CountyThis years Super Bowl is a confusing beast because it has two owners New York and New Jersey. The games host state us

LOCAL NEWS Celebrate The Carnival is Coming By Aliza Chasan New Years Day Extravaganza is coming to town courtesy of Areyvut, a Bergenfield based nonprofit. The event, from 10 a.m. 6 p.m. at the Gard

LOCAL NEWS GOP Rivals Declare Peace By Aliza Chasan B ergen County GOP Chairman Bob Yudin and County Executive Kathleen Donovan put their differences aside and held a unity rally on December 17. De

EDITORIAL Can Iran take the U.S. Seriously Seriously. W e are all in agreement. The Iranians are bad players and must be stopped. They cannot be trusted. We know that, too. Since Geneva, their offi

THE MAGGID OF BERGENFIELD Vaeyra The Plagues A Modern Version By Larry Stiefel s I was eating breakfast in front of the television a nice piece of Lebanese baklava with a cup of Earl Grey tea the wea

OP ED The PrejudicePromulgating Professors By N. Aaron Troodler, Esq. cademics traditionally wear the mantle of freedom of expression with great pride. They embrace the open exchange of ideas and emb

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OP ED Staying Home Can Make a Huge Difference By Josh Pruzansky he 2013 general election results in New Jersey became official recently, revealing a number of interesting points about voter turnout t

CHINUCH Understanding School Hiring Season By Rabbi Maccabee Avishur t may seem obvious, but it bears stating that the most important factor in a schools quality is its staff, especially its faculty

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IN GOOD TASTE Chili and Cilantro Crusted Tilapia with Guacamole and Pico de Gallo By Lisa Rietman Dobi fter a month of enjoying winter stews and hearty dishes, the endless stream of cold, short days

THE HEIMISHE HOMEMAKER Jazz Up the Morning Joe By Gail Hochman I am a lover of coffee. But its not just the coffee that I drink every morningits what I put in it. I am also a lover of flavored creame

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PARENTING Fairies By Banji Latkin Ganchrow hen our children are little and their teeth begin to fall out, they learn about the Tooth Fairy. The Tooth Fairy is a magical creature that gently flutters

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PARENTING Should We Test Our Child By Estelle Glass recent bill spearheaded by a Dyslexia Advocacy group to test elementary school children for dyslexia and other learning disabilities has been makin

HEALTH AND FITNESS What a Pain in the Back By Renee Fishweicher ave you ever experienced pain in your back Maybe a sharp twinge after bending down to lift a pen off the floor Or perhaps a coughing sp

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HEALTH AND FITNESS The Power of Speech By Temimah Zucker hen we meet up with someone whom we havent seen in a while, one of the first things we generally say is You look great or maybe, Have you lost

HEALTH AND FITNESS Fighting Obesity by Design By Rabbi Efrem Goldberg I recently spent a couple of days at Disneyworld with my sister and brother and their families, who were visiting from Israel.

HEALTH AND FITNESS Progressive Development The Key to Realizing Your Potential By Chemmie Sokolic n the last issue of the Jewish Link I presented eight ideas to enhance your exercise experience, addi

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LOCAL HISTORY The Gomez Mill House An American Jewish Treasure By Jeanette Friedman from an article I wrote many years ago under the pen name Aliza Daniels M arlboro, NYCome this spring, theres a p

BOOKS A Different Way to Lean In Lihi Lapid and A Woman of Valor By Beth Kissileff Reprinted with permission from Eishet Chayil By Pnina Seplowitz L Part One Jewish women are not

FEATURES The Rabbis Musings and Amusings By Rabbi Dani Staum ur family enjoyed this past Shabbos at my parents home. Now that our children are getting older, they enjoy rummaging through my things th

FEATURES Teaneck Son is Sharpshooter, Explosives Expert in Golani Brigade By Elizabeth Kratz T eaneck Pinchas Shalom Silberstein, 22, studied at Moriah and TABC, went to Yeshiva in Israel at Netiv

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LOWEST FARES TO ISRAEL AND WORLDWIDE M a in St re e t Trave l is re ad y t o h e lp yo u r rave l p la n s t a k e o f f t ES GREAT FARINES IRL ON SKY TEAM A FOR ONLY INCLUDING ALL TAXES AND FEES

CHESED Local Preps for Marathon By Tamar Herman W hen Saul Lejtman decided to run in the Jerusalem Marathon, getting a chance to raise money for Chai Lifeline while visiting his daughter in Israel

CHESED Horses, Therapy and You By Elizabeth Kratz M ahwahThe power to physically help and relax those with profound physical disabilities is something that not many people have, but horses certainl

Ho pe .. Tomorro ay. w od A T Mourns the passing of TED MIRKHANI Avraham ben Idris Itka, zl BONEI OLAM MRS. SHIRA MIRKHANI ild Ch 2013713212 WWW.JEWISHLINKBC.COM December 26, 2013 23 Tevet 5

SCHOOLS Israeli and Bergen Educators Share Hot Button Issues By Bracha Schwartz T he delegation of school principals visiting from Nahariya earlier this month listened intently as Englewood Assembl

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SCHOOLS YU Receives 100K Grant to Teach Begins Legacy N ew YorkYeshiva University www. recently announced that its Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought received a 1

SCHOOLS Bringing in the Clowns By Heather Hagler, MSEd T Yavneh Gets Middle State Accreditation P aramusYavneh Academy was granted accreditation by the prestigious Middle States Association of Col

SCHOOLS Finding Success in Arrowsmith Program at JEC By Bracha Schwartz ElizabethBy the time children with learning disabilities come to The Arrowsmith program at the Jewish Educational Center JEC in

SCHOOLS Childrens Author Floreva Cohen Visits Yavneh Academy MTA Lobbies for Israel C hildrens author Floreva Cohen visited The Yavneh Academy Early Childhood classes to read her popular book, A H

LOCAL SPORTS SCENES MGBL Girls 23 Champions Team FZ Collection MGBL Girls 678 Champions Team Sunspire Healthcare MGBL James Thomas and both teams before the game MGBL Girls 768 Mvp Sara Lieberma

SPORTS TABC Storm Beats Frisch By Meital Fuksbrumer T ABC kicked off the wrestling season with a victory against Frisch. The 28member team won handily with a score of 674. TABC hosted a full house

SPORTS JLBC Yasher Koach of the WeekJames Thomas B ergen County residents know the Mitch Gross Basketball League MGBL is a fun, competitive experience. It is a league where boys and girls have the

SPORTS Frisch Tops TABC to Take Emunah Rubinstein Tournament CONTINUED FROM P. 1 with help from TABC Coach Elli Orlinsky. The two New Jersey Division leaders squared off in what was TABCs third str

ARTS Packaging Life Carol Lawrence as Sabta Edna Lights Up Handle with Care By Maxine Dovere Theres not a wasted moment, said Tony and Grammy nominated actress Carol Lawrence, speaking about the New

PREMIER SPORTS CAMP EXCEL AND GROW AT YOUR OWN LEVEL Sportstar Academy is designed to give a solid skills foundation to beginners and an opportunity to seriously hone and improve the skills of more a

bout k us a As ing Cater Event Next Your Happy Birthday Kevin Cohnen BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Aint Gonna Work on Saturday By Abe Sussman 2018330200 The Rabbinical Council Of Bergen County RCBC I GLATT

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TRAVEL Imagine Pesach at The Waldorf Astoria N ow celebrating its Fifth Year, Grand Getaways is returning to the legendary Waldorf Astoria Orlando. Nestled among 482 private acres of emerald gree

SIMCHA DIRECTORY Standard BarBas Mitzvah Packages include Free Photo Favor Booth or 100 Discount Over 30 Games Jeff Wilks Orchestra DJs Leibedik One Man BandSinger DJ w Dance Motivators Projecto

ISRAEL REAL ESTATE The Forgotten Side of Beit Shemesh By Gedalia Borvick nless you have been asleep under a rock for the past few years, you are probably aware that a few bad apples, whose extremism

EVENTS NCSYs Yarchei Kallah Comes to Teaneck This Weekend for Shabbat By Michael Orbach T his week, 313 public school teenagers from all over the United States and Canada are skipping the ski slope

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EVENTS Teaneck JNF Event Outstanding Success record number of attendees turned out to honor the recipients of the Circle of Excellence Awards and the Community Service Award tendered by the Teaneck C

DIRSHU Dirshu Completes Chelek Hei of Mishna Berurah By Chaim Gold D irshus Daf HaYomi BHalacha program of daily Mishna Berurah learning is completing chelek hei of the Mishna Berurah, the volume d

CHESED OPPORTUNITIES Care One desperately needs help in forming a minyan. A kosher rehabilitation and nursing center located at 544 Teaneck Road, 4 blocks south of Holy Name Hospital, is in need of v

COMMUNITY CALENDAR 30 DECEMBER, MONDAY Refresher course on Taharat HaMishpacha 830PM Congregation Beth Aaron 950 Queen Anne Road 2nd of a series of four sessions. 31 DECEMBER TUESDAY Prophetesses, Que

THE LAST WORD The Technology of Learning What Will School Look Like in Five Years By Dr. Wallace Greene Part 1 Reenvisioning the classroom to incorporate 21st century educational approaches involves

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RCBC Warm up with our delicious soups Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Root Vegetable Portabella Mushroom Potato Leek Butternut Squash Tomato Rice Roasted Cauliflower All soups