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Linking Bergen, Essex Union Counties Issue 106 JEWISH LINK December 18, 2014 26 Kislev, 5775 FREE Scallion Pancake 172 West Englewood Ave. Teaneck, NJ 07666 Order onLine at 20

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ISRAELWORLD NEWSBRIEFS Palestinian Media Use Paris Attacks as Platform for AntiIsrael Messages Through traditional and social media, Fatah and the Palestinian Authority PA, which are both head

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ISRAELWORLD NEWSBRIEFS THE NACHAS BRUNCH Join us for a morning of Nachas and Chizuk in support of Camp HASC. For parents of current and previous Camp HASC staff members. CONTINUED FROM P. 4 call

ISRAELWORLD NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE Israel Intercepts 450 Liters of GazaBound Rocket Fuel Chemicals Israel intercepted a Gaza Stripbound Palestinian truck with 450 liters of

EDITORIAL JEWISH LINK OF NEW JERSEY CoFoundersCoPublishers Moshe Kinderlehrer Mark Mendy Schwartz Managing Editor Adam Negnewitzky Associate PublisherEditor Elizabeth Kratz Associate Editor Phil Jaco

COMMENTARY Addressing Child Abuse in Our Community By Elizabeth Kratz Consider this rude awakening Statistics indicate that approximately one in four girls and one in six boys are sexually assaulted

COMMENTARY RCBC Supports JFS Regarding Abuse Allegations The Rabbinical Council of Bergen County RCBC is deeply pained to learn of the allegations of abuse of a minor made against a member of our com

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ISRAEL NEWS Paris Attacks Ignite Debate on Syrian Refugees By Sean With evidence that one of the Islamist suicide bombers hid among Syrian migrants, the Nov. 13 Paris terror attacks tha

ISRAEL NEWS Shin Bet Arrests Suspect in West Bank Shooting That Killed Israeli Father and Son Suspect, turned in by his father, reportedly implicates himself in Friday shooting attack that killed Rab

WORLDISRAEL NEWS After Terror, Paris Becomes a War Zone CONTINUED FROM P. 1 son remained inside the apartment, but it wasnt clear who. A senior police official said he believed that Abdelhamid Abaaou

WORLDISRAEL NEWS After Terror, Paris Becomes a War Zone CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE French the best of luck, although it wont be easy The jihadist invader is already on French soil, and many of his

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WORLDISRAEL NEWS G20 Leaders Agree to Step Up Border Control, Air Security Obama says attacks targeted civilized world Turkeys Erdogan There will be a strong message on fighting terrorism coming out

COMMUNITY NEWS Fighting Hate With Advocacy and Education CONTINUED FROM P. 1 York office, which includes the Museum of Tolerance, is located at 226 East 42nd Street. No organization more epitomizes t

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Jewish Family Service of Bergen and North Hudson Wishes to thank our Gala Sponsors for their tremendous generosity. With your help, we will continue to bring dignity, hope and strength to those we ser

COMMUNITY NEWS JFS Honors Geoffrey Lewis for Years of Service By JLNJ Staff Jewish Family Service of Bergen and North Hudson celebrated 63 years of service to the community on Sunday, November 15, at

COMMUNITY NEWS NCSY and TABC Visit New Orleans By Rabbi Ethan Katz Two weeks ago, students from TABC and New Jersey NCSY embarked on our 28th Chessed Leadership Mission. In south New Orleans, where H

COMMUNITY NEWS Farmers Insurance of Bergenfield Holds Grand Opening Ramada Jerusalem The Affordable Luxury Hotel WINTER SPECIAL newly renovated lobby Only 92 per person per night sharing double r

COMMUNITY NEWS Retirement Can Open New Horizons By Elizabeth Halverstam HackensackLearning how retirement from a career could be the start of a new adventure was the topic of the latest study group p

COMMUNITY NEWS Holy Name Hosts Community Health Programs TeaneckThe Center for Healthy Living CHL will be offering a variety of community health classes, health fairs, screening events, workshops, su

COMMUNITY NEWS BestSelling Let There Be Water Author Seth Siegel to Speak at CBY By Pearl Markovitz Who would have imagined that Israel, a predominantly desert terrain, would boast the most efficient

COMMUNITY NEWS Ruderman Family Foundation Launches Inclusion Summit By Barbara Gottfried Im in because survival is not enough, said Emmy and Peabody Awardwinning journalist and NPR host, John Hockenb

COMMUNITY NEWS BERGEN NEWSBRIEFS Yachad To Host Family Game Night On Saturday, November 21, at 730, Yachad will sponsor a family game night at the Teaneck General Store. Led by game maven Leora Verbi

BERGEN NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE season. Nearly 50 children, mostly from preK through third grade, attended and learned so beautifully with their parents or grandparents Shaare Tefilla

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COMMUNITY NEWS Bergen County Chanukah Toy Drive SHOP..for gifts in your shul or school SMILE.. BERGEN COUNTY CHANUKAH TOY DRIVE Yeshivat Noam middle school students drop gifts in their

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Hilchos Shabbos Iron Chef Workshop at SSTC More than 40 people from Synagogue of the Suburban Torah Center in Livingston came out last Wednesday night for the first of two

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Quest for Teaching Excellence Conference Held at Kushner CONTINUED FROM P. 1 ting students to reflect, to creating maker spaces for STEM learning, to personal time managem

DVAR TORAH The Gates of Tears By Rabbi Dr Tzvi Hersh Weinreb Many years ago, when I was studying for my doctorate in psychology, we had a number of fairly strict requirements in addition to our cours

SEPHARDIC CORNER A Tribute to a Modest Hero By Rabbi Haim Jachter There is great excitement when a young couple meet and there is a spark of connection. The excitement builds and reaches its peak wit

TORAH MUSINGS Pollards Blessing By Rabbi Gil Student Jonathan Pollard is scheduled this week for release after spending 30 years in prison. He was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to

Waldorf Astoria Hotel Passover 2016 in Orlando, FL Featured Scholars in Residence including Rabbi Kenneth 3 Daily Gourmet Glatt Kosher Meals along with Daily Hain, Rabbi Shmuel Hain, Rabbi Josh Jose

SMS RESPONSA Shut SMSCellular Responsa From Rav Aviner and Rav Eliyahu Translated by Tzvi Silver, JLNJ Israel Rav Shlomo Chaim Aviner is the Frenchborn head of Yeshivat Ateret Yerushalayim in the Old

TORAH COMMENTARY What is the Meaning of the Word Kesef By Mitchell First In this weeks parshah 3130, Lavan says to Yakov nichsof nichsafta leveit avichayou longed for your fathers house. The two word

NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD In Death There Can Be Beauty By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick We had the privilege of taking part in a graveside funeral last week. Mordechai was asked in his role as a rav t

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MUSIC With Roots in Teaneck, Zusha Continues to Inspire Worldwide Audiences By Sandy Eller Both the Huffington Post and Fox News have described them as Hasidic Hipsters, but Shlomo Gaisin, Elisha Mlo

HUMOR Weekday Zemiros By Mordechai Schmutter My wife and I bought a CD of Shabbos zemiros. To listen to during the week, apparently. Zemiros. Theyre not just for Shabbos anymore. The reason we bought

HUMOR Stones of a Kidney By Banji Latkin Ganchrow The year was 2007 or 2008, I cannot even remember this morning so I cannot remember the exact year. But it was the Shabbos of Purim, of that I am sur



TRAVEL Orlandos Rosen Plaza Hotel to Host Majestic Retreats During Yeshiva Week By JLNJ Staff OrlandoOne of the nations most popular family winter destinations is about to become even more popular fo

FINANCE IRS Offer in CompromiseDo You Need a Fresh Start By Michael Samuel Lets face it these days, keeping up with school tuition, credit card bills, mortgage payments and taxes is getting more and

SENIOR LIVING Creating a Toolbox for Senior Caregivers By Banji Ganchrow Getting old is not always easy. Seniors rely on their caregivers to help them through the daytoday aspects of their lives. It

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THE ROAD TO ALIYAH Featured Olim Claire and Dov Zakheim By Pearl Markovitz The Jewish Link of New Jerseys new column, Road to Aliyah, is devoted to local individuals and families who are making aliya

F OD W NE LINK OF NEW JERSEY Mediterranea An Israeli Oasis on West Englewood Avenue By Elizabeth Kratz TeaneckBright green basil and dark red sundried tomatoes perfectly complement smallbatch hummus

FOOD WINE LINK The Adventures of Kosherfest 2015 By Banji Ganchrow What is Kosherfest Kosherfest is comparable to the largest kiddush you have ever been to in your life imagine being able to taste th

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THE FAMILY LINK OF NEW JERSEY Published the 3rd issue of every month Buying the Best Chanukah Toys By Alyssa Colton and Aviva Lipner Chanukah is around the corner and I am trying to figure out what t

THE FAMILY LINK PARENTING Cool Girls Get Cool Lunches By Sarah Abenaim I stayed up extra late tonight because I was making a duct tape bow for my daughters lunch. Duct tape bows are not in any food g

THE FAMILY LINK THE SOUL OF PARENTING Religious DevelopmentThe Middle Years By Rabbi Jay Goldmintz A community rabbi in Teaneck once mentioned to me that when he speaks to bar mitzvah boys before the

Yeshivat Noam Observes Veterans Day With Guest Speakers Veterans Day at TABC Yeshivat Noam observed Veterans Day with special programming, guest speakers and patriotic music. Lieutenant Myles Melnicof

Living Legacy Havdalah Program Presented at BPY Ben Porat Yosef first and second graders enjoyed a visit with the Living Legacy Havdalah program on Thursday, November 12. Before making their own havda

Senior Arista Members TABC Seniors Enjoy Brunch Doing Chesed 247 By Mikey Hizami 16 November 2, 2015 served as an opportunity for Yeshiva University High School for Boys MTA senior Arista members to r

BCHSJS Fall Overnight BCHSJS students participated in their annual Fall Overnight this past weekend. The evening began with highflying fun at the SkyZone in Allendale. The students then headed over to

Bullying Prevention in the Day Schools By Larry Bernstein Since October was National Bullying Prevention Month, the Jewish Link spoke to a number of local schools about how they deal with bullyingwhic

SPORTS Super Bowl Champ Plaxico at BPY New York Giants Super Bowl Champion, Plaxico Buress was at Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef last week. Plax became a household name after catching the winning touchdown

SPORTS Frisch Girls Varsity Basketball Team Takes Second Place in First OutofTown Tournament By Bracha Schwartz The Frisch girls varsity basketball team, in its first outoftown competition, finished s

SPORTS To Live and Die by the Three There are those who loathe the threeball. Others accept it, but do not want to live and die by the threeball. This seasons version of the JECRTMA Thunder embraces t

SPORTS TABC Storm Track Sweep Cross Country Competition By Zack Greenberg On Sunday November 8, the TABC Storm Track ventured to Van Cortlandt Park for the Yeshiva League cross country competition. Th

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