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NEWS Israels Gas Deals Hinge on Regional Conditions By Alex TraimanJNS.org H aifaIn early 2014, the partners controlling the Tamar and Leviathan natural gas fields off the northern coast of Israel

NEWS After AIPAC and J Street, Israels Third Lobby ZPAC By Ben Caspit, AlMonitor, Israel Pulse www.almonitor.com ...The overtures are under way, donors are lining up and plans are being spun America

NEWS Ramon Center at Israels BarIlan University Saudi Concerns With American Policy AlMonitor.comIn the framework of overall relations with Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia considers the American propos

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NEWS Jews, Hunters, and Sunday Hunting Bans By Dmitriy ShapiroJNS.org Washington Jewish Week F or most Jews in the United States, hunting laws are not a concern. Following World War II, most Jews s

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LOCAL NEWS Digital Safety Takes Front and Center in Teaneck By Jeanette Friedman T eaneckTwo Teaneck councilmen, Elie Katz and Yitz Stern whose credit card needed to be replaced when Target was hac

LOCAL NEWS Hunting Bans CONTINUED FROM P. 12 Rinat to Host Rabbi Avishai David Whether or not you can bend the halakhic prohibition on hunting by saying, Well, Im shooting the animal for my nonJew

NEWS Community Mourns R Yossie Stern, ztl CONTINUED FROM P. 1 tions from heart surgery. He was just 64 and his untimely death was shocking. So much of what he did we will never knowbut he changed t

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MUNICIPAL CORNER Tackling the Commuter Parking Problem By Elie Katz hen I first joined the Council there was a vote on an ordinance to restrict parking on Johnson Avenue between the hours of 10 a.m

LOCAL NEWS Documentary Highlights Jewish Home at Rockleighs Unique Alzheimers Care By Elizabeth Kratz R ockleighAlzheimers slowly takes away the special memoriesas unique as fingerprintsthat we sha

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LOCAL NEWS Waste Not Want Not By Estelle Glass Shearit HaPlate of Bergen County T eaneckAccording to a recent Huffington Post Survey, Americans end up throwing away nearly half of their food, almo

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NEWS AIPAC Packs Them In Reassessing Power in the Service of Peace CONTINUED FROM P. 1 would spend hours convincing members of Congress to continue to support Israel, and to find a way to let Iran

EDITORIAL THE JEWISH LINK OF BERGEN COUNTY CoFoundersCoPublishers Moshe Kinderlehrer Mark Mendy Schwartz Nafal Ateret Rosheinu I t was a shock. He was just 64, and a leader in the community who sh

RABBI YOSSIE STERN ZTL Our Crown Has Fallen The passing of Rabbi Yossie Stern has left a hole in our hearts and an abyss in our community. It is said that world exists because of 36 righteous people.

POINTCOUNTERPOINT Women Tefillin and Partnership Minyanim A Response to Rabbi Herschel Schachter By Aaron Koller abbi Herschel Schachter shlita recently published responsa on two issues that have be

POINTCOUNTERPOINT The Boundaries and Essence of Orthodoxy A Response to Dr. Aaron Koller By Avrohom Gordimer ometimes, a critique is incorrect because its author did not fully understand that which h

Women Tefillin and Partnership Minyanim A Response to Rabbi Herschel Schachter CONTINUED FROM P. 30 I am my brothers keeper Please join us for a celebratory evening as we honor Rabbi Avi and Toby

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NEWS ANALYSIS The Qatar Channel Between Gaza and Israel CONTINUED FROM P. 1 mas realized that if they have any chance of finding a light at the end of the tunnel, it wont be in the Rafah region, bu

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MEACHAOREI HAPARGOD Repeating My Vows on our One Year Anniversary By Robert Katz y first column in the first ever issue of JLBC ended with the following words 31 years later, and the boys have not re

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POINTCOUNTERPOINT REDUX The Boundaries and Essence of Orthodoxy A Response to Dr. Aaron Koller CONTINUED FROM P. 31 meaningful roles within Orthodoxy The biggest threat to the stability of the Orth

LOCAL EVENTS Beth Aaron Celebrated its 38th Honoring the Friedmans and the Feinbergs T eaneckTwo couples instrumental in building Congregation Beth Aaron into the thriving kehilla it is today were

EVENTS Student Diplomats Debate International Politics YUNMUN N ew YorkOver 450 delegates convened in early February for the Yeshiva University National Model United Nations YUNMUN conference, he

EVENTS TABC Honors Six on March 30 T eaneckTorah Academy of Bergen County TABCs 31st Annual Dinner will take place on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Congregation Keter Torah. The gala begins at five ocl

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FOOD Elegant Tastings on the Hudson Kedems Kosher Food and Wine Experience Goes Upscale By Bracha Schwartz and Jeanette Friedman N ew York CityImagine a room the size of a football field and a trip

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FOOD Sustainable Hechshers Buying Green and Keeping Kosher By Michael Rogovin hen I started to keep kosher, I knew about the main kosher symbols in the U.S. There was the OU, OK, KofK, and a few othe

PARENTING Shopping By Banji Latkin Ganchrow hate shopping. I have always hated shopping. This could be because my mother and sister love shopping. I would come home from school and my mom and sister

HEALTH Consuming A Variety of Foods Can Help You Appreciate Your Neighbor By Chemmie Sokolic Why doesnt he think like me How can she not see that shes wrong How can they be happy living like that Im

HEALTH AND FITNESS Daahlink, Can We Talk About Your Posture By Rivki Chudnoff, PT, MSPT W hen I was a physical therapy student, I did a rotation at a New York City hospital. As a Midwesterner, this

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NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD Dreams and Milestones By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick t was not long ago that our soninlaw, Moshe, told us of his dreamhis wishto begin a newspaper in Teaneck. He even told

HEALTH AND FITNESS Breast Cancer Screening Study Disputed by Specialists By Bracha Schwartz T he Canadian National Breast Screening Study CNBSS, published last month in the British Medical Journal

FEATURES Memories of Another Bad Winter By George Friedman s we suffered through another in a neverending series of snowstorms here in northeast New Jersey, I was reminded that we just celebrated the

FEATURES FICTION Mazel Tov By Estelle Glass June 2013 Suddenly the bride felt faint. The pounding of the music was relentless as the band grew closer. Oblivious to her discomfort, tearful relatives

SPECIAL NEEDS GrandmaWhat Did You Say pick wont be able to do the job, or they are afraid of offending someone by not selecting him. Often they just cant think of anyone who they trust. This is parti

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SPECIAL NEEDS Putting the Mitzvah in Bar Mitzvah By Judy Lash BalintJNS.org R abbi Chanoch Yeres, director of the Deaf Programming Division of International Young Israel Movement IYIM, leads a 2013

Purim Step right up to the at the JCC Purim Carnival Purim is a holiday of fun Bring your children in their favorite Purim costumes to the Rubach Family Purim Carnival, where they can enjoy train r

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RELATIONSHIPS How to Love Conservative, Reform, Hasidic, Reconstructionist, etc. Jews By Rabbi Dr. Mordechai Glick I grew up in a nominally Orthodox family in a city near Boston. But had things gon

PROFILE The Talmid Chacham Called Solly by Elizabeth Kratz B ergenfieldThe joy of Purim came a couple of weeks early this year, as crowd favorite Rabbi Meir Soloveichik, mara dasra, but better know

PROFILE BPY Honors Judy Heicklen A Woman of the World By Aliza Davidovit T eaneckIt makes sense that Judy Heicklen, President of the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance JOFA, was initially trained as

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ARTS Folksbiene Focuses on Purim By Jeanette Friedman R iverdaleThis season the National YiddishFolksbiene is concentrating on Purim with the return of The Megile of Itzik Manger and an evening of

LOCAL PROGRAMMING NCSY Assists in New Orleans By Aliza Chasan Rabbi Yair Silverman of Moed Visits NJ E ight and a half years have passed since Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and organiza

SPORTS RYNJ 7th Grade Jaguars Going to the Finals CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Jags were able to pull away in the final quarter led by Eitan Warburgs 30point effort. With RYNJs victory, playoff seeding beca

SCHOOLS TABCs MathScience Expo 2014 By Annie Devine O n Tuesday night February 25th, the Torah Academy of Bergen County TABC was treated to 10 high quality Power Point presentations on topics in ma

SCHOOLS YU Students Cover Four Winter Missions Around the World N ew YorkAs participants on winter missions organized by Yeshiva Universitys Center for the Jewish Future, more than 90 students trav

SCHOOLS Bruriah Students Take Holocaust Commemoration into the Present By Leah Rothstein E lizabethInnovative educator Joel Glazer, author of It Happened in My Classroom, has, for many years, run a

SCHOOLS Presidents Day at RYNJ Upstanding at Moriah I n honor of Chodesh Adar I, students at Moriah have formed Aharons Upstander Alliance. Pictured is the Moriah Upstander Hall of Fame. Each clas

SPORTS Frisch JV Topples Heschel to Advance to the Yeshiva League SemiFinals Yasher Koach of the Week Saul and Tova Lejtman W hen Heschel sees Frisch Captain Andrew Langer 23 coming, they should b

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SPORTS Looking for Umpires T he Yavneh Youth league is looking for high school umpires for softball this spring Its 25 a game on Sunday mornings and occasional weeknights. Requirements are a solid

SPORTS SCENES AROUND BERGEN COUNTY Bergen Broncos Champs Zev Rosenbaum, playing first for the Yeshiva University Macs Congrats to the Bergen Broncos 4th Grade Team on winning their second consecutiv

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LIFE IN ISRAEL Tel Avivs Religious Reawakening By Gedaliah Borvick have always valued Tel Avivs importance as Israels largest economic hub and as a leading center for medicine and education. I also a

TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT Israeli Company Launches Worlds First GPSBased Mobile App By Rebecca Modell N ew York and JerusalemCathMaps, the worlds first HIPAAcompliant mobile application for cardi

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Direct Line Carpets II Opens on Cedar Lane T eaneckDirect Line Carpets II, a new familyowned carpet and flooring store, formally opened on Cedar Lane near the intersection of Pal

HISTORY Vienna and Jerusalem By Elli Fischer n a recent trip to Vienna, I found myself wandering the streets of the Innere Stadt late at night. I was struck by a certain incongruity. Everything above

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TRAVEL Jewish Spains Myriad Attractions Leave No Time for a Siesta By Irvina LewJNS.org M y passion for speaking Spanish, watching Flamenco, drinking Rioja, admiring artwork, walking a labyrinth of

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LOCAL LEARNING Successful Learning with the Shas Chaburah System H ave you ever dreamed of making a Siyum HaShas every year Would you want a broader background of the Gemora and the complex sugyas

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