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NEWS BRIEFS Prison Service Mulls Special Wing for Olmert JNS.orgThe Israel Prison Service IPS is considering establishing a wing for the Holyland criminals, in which former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

NEWS Poll Americans Overwhelmingly Blame Palestinians for Breakdown in Talks A poll released by The Israel Project TIP shows that voters overwhelmingly hold the Palestinian Authority PA responsible f

NEWS Caroline Glick Tells Teaneck Annex Everything By Bracha Schwartz T eaneckCaroline Glick, senior contributing editor of the Jerusalem Post, had just finished writing The Israeli Solution A OneS

NEWS Defense Bill Calls for Conditions on Iran Deal By Julien ashingtonHouse lawmakers put their demand that Iran abandon uranium enrichment squarely back on the table last we

NEWS Details Emerge on PalestinianGaza Declaration By Hazem ZA CITYThe reconciliation agreement between Hamas and Fatah appears to be moving ahead, despite clear challenges. T

NEWS Rouhani Says No Nuclear Apartheid for Iran By Arash T eheranWith talks between Iran and the UN Security Council scheduled to resume this week, Iranian leaders have

NEWS For the First Time The Official Global Stats on Antisemitism N ew YorkThe ADL Global 100 An Index of AntiSemitism surveyed 53,100 adults in 102 countries and territories in an effort to establ

NEWS CA 8th Graders Asked To Debate Whether the Holocaust Happened CONTINUED FROM P. 1 ible articles on this issue, and write an argumentative essay, based upon cited textual evidence, in which you

NEWS Ukraine Referendums Another Attempt to Rewrite Ethnic History By Andrei Sandu PhD Student in International Politics at City University London The referendums on independence from Ukraine in Don

NEWS NCSY Marks 60th Anniversary with Launch of Special Website N ew YorkNCSY, the Orthodox Unions consortium of Jewish leadership and identity building programs for high school youth, rec

LOCAL NEWS Shtetlopolis By Ryan Karben R ocklandRecent flareups between the Hudson Valleys Hasidim and their neighbors are ensnaring a growing number of state agencies, placing the regions volatile

An Internationally Renowned Group of Dentists Providing Multidisciplinary Care for the Entire Family Nicolas Elian DDS Martha Miqueo DDS Jeremy Peyser DMD Implants Prosthodontics Pediatric Dentistr

LOCAL NEWS Bergen and Rockland Cooperate on Shared Services By Anne Phyllis Pinzow B ergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan and Rockland County Executive Ed Day, both Republicans, have been partne

POINTCOUNTERPOINT Obamas Empathy Wont Stop Genocide By Rafael Medoff n his May 7 remarks upon receiving an award for fighting genocide, President Barack Obama explained why he is not fighting

LOCAL NEWS Team Zeidel Rallies Community for ALS Research CONTINUED FROM P. 1 numerous times over it raised an impressive 19,500. Not only that, but more than 100 people showed up to support the te

LOCAL NEWS Moriah Announces New Head of School T he Moriah School Board of Trustees authorized the hiring of Rabbi Daniel Alter as Moriahs next Head of School. In an open letter to the community, t

LOCAL NEWS MTA Senior From Bergenfield, Ori Putterman, Wins 2014 National Merit Scholarship N ew YorkOri Putterman, a senior at Yeshiva Universitys High School for BoysMarsha Stern Talmudical Acad

LOCAL NEWS RYNJ Winners in National Middle School Chidon HaTanakh CONTINUED FROM P. 1 glewood placing first place and second place, respectively, in the Hebrew middle school division. Another notab

NEWS President Obama Speaks at Shoah Archives 20th Anniversary L os AngelesAt a starstudded gala last week that celebrated the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Visual History of the Shoah Fo

NEWS CONTINUED FROM P. 26 tonight. Applause. Weve proposed a new Survivor Assistance Fund to help Holocaust survivors in our country live in dignity and free from poverty. Were already working with

EDITORIAL THE JEWISH LINK OF BERGEN COUNTY CoFoundersCoPublishers Moshe Kinderlehrer Mark Mendy Schwartz EditorinChief Jeanette Friedman Senior Editor Elizabeth Kratz Contributing Editors Nina Glick

DVAR TORAH Parshat Bechukotai The Walking Tour By Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb am the type of person who has always believed that the only way to learn about something important is to buy a book abou

POLITICAL PONDERINGS Where in the World is Chris Christie By N. Aaron Troodler, Esq. hen voters in the Garden State overwhelmingly elected Chris Christie to a second term last November, they did so p

CHINUCH The Jewish Education Tax By Ely Rosenstock he new day school tuition assistance program recently announced by The Moriah School of Englewood does more than create a transparent and simple tui

CHINUCH Torah Homeschooling Conference in Englewood on May 22 By Elizabeth Kratz E nglewoodI was terribly disappointed with the education my children were getting with an extravagant price tag too,

PARENTING Parenting and Technology By Mark Staum, LCSW n our last article, we spoke about some parenting challenges as relating to technology. The following three examples were cited The father who

LOCAL NEWS Nahal Haredi Director Rabbi Klebanow Visits US by Elizabeth Kratz R abbi Tzvi Klebanow, director of Nahal Haredi, spent last weekend in the metropolitan area gaining awareness and raisin

THE OBSERVANT JEW At the Crossroads By Rabbi Jonathan Gewirtz B etween Pesach and Shavuos we are in a state of growth. We study Pirkei Avos, we think about how we can rectify the mistakes of R Akiv

LOCAL NEWS FEATURE Northern New Jersey Knows its Tanach by Helen Weiss Pincus ears ago I overheard two day school children discussing Tanach. What was the name of Moshes wife a fiveyearold boy asked

NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD Pick Up the Phone By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick he Yachad Family Shabbaton which we just returned from was not at all eyeopening for us. We do not have to be reminded of t

CAMP What Happens at Camp Doesnt Stay at Camp By Yair Daar ur last discussion began with a survey, so this one will begin with a trivia question Who are the role models that have the most intense exp

CHINUCH AVI CHAI Releases Report on Israel Education in Jewish Day Schools N ew YorkSixtyfive years after its establishment, Israel remains a central feature of Jewish educational programming in No

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The Other Refugees 850,000 Jews Forced to Flee Arab Nations in 1948 Syria Tunisia Morocco Algeria Libya Egypt Saudi Arabia U.A.E. Bahrain Lebanon Jo rd an Iraq Mauritania Oman Sudan Yemen Israel

IN GOOD TASTE Fast and Fabulous Tuna Steaks with Chili and Lime Sauce By Lisa Reitman Dobi S ome people are inspired by a star athlete, others, by true love. In this case, my muse is yet another fr

LAG BOMER Lag BOmer A Not So Great Adventure By Estelle Glass I f you were to check out all the beautiful family photographs of our recent family trip to Epcot, it would become immediately obvious

LAG BOMER The Haircut By Sarah Abenaim he sharp, shiny scissors glinted in the afternoon sun on a Lag BOmer afternoon, as my fatherinlaw raised them to my sons head. I watched in horror as he slowly

ARCHAEOLOGY Discovering Jewish History on the Golan Heights Stephen Independent writer and researcher in Rehovot, Israel T he Golan HeightsThe early morning air was crisp with a c

ARCHAEOLOGY Discovering Jewish History on the Golan Heights CONTINUED FROM P. 45 ing materialsby future generations. But the barren and mostly infertile landscape around the Samach Canyon ensured m

THE MAGGID OF BERGENFIELD Lagstock and Barrel The Concert Review By Larry Stiefel N ow that Lag BOmer is here, the attention of the New Jersey Jewish music scene turns toward spring and summer conc

CHESED EFRAT Preventing Abortions One Baby at a Time By Tzvi Silver K iryat Moshe, JerusalemOne of the biggest misconceptions in the modern world involves death. In the United States, the biggest c

PROFILES Rabbi Dr. Aaron RakeffetRothkoff The Rabbi Who Lives History By Jeanette Friedman N ew YorkRabbi Dr. Aaron RakeffetRothkoff, professor of rabbinic literature at YUs Caroline and Joseph S.

ENVIRONMENT EcoPaints By Michael Rogovin hen I think of the halachic issues of paint, my first thought is leaving one corner of a room unfinished. But given the imperative to avoid doing things that

Are you looking for a summer job where you can make a difference Can you remember the time when you had a counselor who was so amazing that they really impacted your life Camp Shalom is an Orthodox da

HEALTH AND FITNESS Clothes Maketh The Man... and the Workout By Chemmie Sokolic his is Part II of a twopart article discussing my nine suggested tips for choosing the correct exercise attire. Last we

HISTORY Each May, Jewish History and American History Collide By Robert D r. Gary P. Zola sees an inextricable connection between American Jewish history, American history, and global

LEGAL Immigration 101 What You Need To Know By Michael J. Wildes he U.S. Constitution confers U.S. citizenship upon persons born within the U.S., but also grants it to specific individuals born outsi

TRAVEL Explainer What Is Jet Lag and How Can You Overcome It By Leon Lack L ong flights across many time zones often leave us feeling fatigued, sleepy, irritable and generally out of sorts. And its

HEIMISHE HOMEMAKER Please Keep Me Dressed By Gail Hochman S alads are probably the mostly widely served item on most peoples menus. They are generally used as appetizers, meal starters and side dis

FEATURES International Tai Chi DayJerusalem By Judy Yazersky erusalemInternational Tai Chi Day is usually celebrated the last Saturday in April this year it was the 26th, with a program in the German

THE ARTS What Science Fiction Tried to Teach Us about Jihad, And Why No One Listened By Liel H ope clouds observation. Reverend Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam, Dune It was, th

PARENTING Practical Parenting Becoming A Love Logic Parent By Rabbi Dani Staum, LMSW Come back here, Moshe I mean it, Moshe You better listen to me, Moshe, or else Im not kidding, Moshe Thats it, Mo

SPECIAL NEEDS Is Sluggish Cognitive Tempo a Valid New Childhood Disorder By Andrew Whitehouse S ociology influences medicine more than we like to admit. One only needs to look at the history of psy

SCHOOLS Yehuda Avner at Moriah By Dr. Elliot Prager E nglewoodWhen Ambassador Yehuda Avner walked into the shul of the Moriah School recently, 200 7th and 8thgrade students rose to their feet to gr

SCHOOLS Temple Emeths Early Childhood Center Celebrates Israels Birthday When Israel turned 66 on May 6, the children in the Temple Emeth Early Childhood Center were right there to celebrate The pho

SCHOOLS Moriah Students at Rockleigh Home By Rabbi Akiva Wolk O n Friday, the Moriah 8th grade visited the Jewish Home at Rockleigh. Students bonded with residents over life experiences and common

SCHOOLS Stern College Class Charity Campaign Goes Viral Raises 32,000 to Make Home Wheelchair Accessible N ew YorkFor the final project in his Social Media to Drive Business Results course at Yeshiva

SPORTS Tamir Goodman and Zone 190 Come To Bergen County B PY was rocking this past Tuesday as CMEK hosted a free basketball training session with Tamir Goodman. Tamir was in town from Ohio running

SPORTS Clutch Bats Lead SAR Softball to Victory By Michael Courtney Sting Sports Update Local Awardees at the Yeshiva Athletics Awards Banquet T he SAR JV Boys Softball Team defeated TABC 117 to r

SPORTS SCENES Avigdor Schiffman finishing his last lap for the mile. credit Amanda Leifer. Ayelet Eizikovitz ready to catch for the YYL Krinitz, Krinitz Sperber Dodgers. Jacob Bach connects. credi

UNGARBLED TECH Summer Cash for Kids By Shneur Garb I was looking at some better ways to give cash to my teenage daughter for allowance and lunch money. I dont think shes old enough for a credit card,


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CHESED OPPORTUNITIES Permanent Storage Space Needed The Rinat Chayim Gemach, a nonprofit organization lending medical equipment, is seeking permanent storage space in the Teaneck area. Anyone who can

NEWS Four Seats Filled in Teaneck Half Incumbents, Half Challengers By Aliza Chasan T eaneck residents voted in two incumbents and two challengers from the pool of eight contenders in the May 13 no

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