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WORLD NEWS BRIEFS Ann Coulter GOP Debate Tweets Called AntiSemitic The controversial conservative, columnist and author Ann Coulter, posted multiple statements to Twitter commenting on CNNs September

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hen we were choosing a school for our children, we were looking for a school that doesnt view learning as confined to the classroom a school that fosters the notion that learning is a mode of engaging

WORLD NEWS BRIEFS ing were the ministers of defense, justice, public security and transportation, as well as Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, Shin Bet Director Yoram Cohen and acting Israel Police Commissi

PUBLISHERS 100TH EDITION LETTER Thank You for 100 Editions, With More To Come CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Perhaps some thought we were misguided, or outright meshugah, to start up a newspaper when many publi

OPED Understanding the Lone Wolf Terrorism in Israel By Benyamin Korn There was an interesting twist to news media coverage of the most recent Palestinian terrorist attacks against Israelis. The stab

RESPONSA Condemning Unfairly A Reply to Avrohom Gordimer By Rabbi Michael Chernick Precise use of words counts, and honest use of words counts more. Avrohom Gordimers Redeeming Modern Orthodoxy is a

OPED An Israeli Leftist to J Street Stop By Hen Mazzig, via Times of Israel printed with permission Last year I traveled to campuses across North America to share my experiences as an officer in the

ANALYSIS Israel Copes With Syrian Civil Wars New Game of Russian Roulette CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Netanyahus visit highlights Israels serious concern about the possibility of advanced weapons reaching He

RESPONSA Condemning Unfairly A Reply to Avrohom Gordimer CONTINUED FROM P. 10 thodox Jews we must take a countercultural stance. This ability cannot be created without knowing secular culture and wha

WORLD NEWS Grassroots Effort Combats Campus AntiZionism From the Inside In 2012, Sinelnikovthen an undergraduate student at University of MinneActivism. Not reactivism. Education. sotafounded SSI in

WORLD NEWS Iranian Troops Join Russians in Syria Fighting Israeli security sources claim Quds Force sending hundreds of elite troops in unprecedented cooperation with Russia to save embattled Syrian

WORLD NEWS Israeli Harley Davidson Riders Pray at Western Wall Before Yom Kippur By Anav SilvermanTazpit News Agency JerusalemAmong the traditional knitted and velvet kippas of those praying at the m

NEWS FROM ISRAEL Arabs Kill Jews, U.S. Condemns All Sides By Stephen M. During the past few days, Arabs in Jerusalem stoned a Jew to death in the Armon HaNetziv neighborhood, wounded th

COMMUNITY NEWS Annual JCC Open House Enjoyed By All Hundreds of people from all over Bergen County flocked to the JCC for its annual Open House on Sunday, September 20, where everyone who attended wa

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COMMUNITY NEWS Frisch Senior Creates FundRaising Campaign to Benefit Cancer Charities By Bracha Schwartz Dinner conversation at the Carmi house in Teaneck often revolves around business and chesed ac

COMMUNITY NEWS NORPAC Hosts Sen. Chuck Schumer DNY in Teaneck On September 20, David and Rena Schlussel welcomed Sen. Chuck Schumer into their home for a NORPAC event. Sen. Schumer, the senior U.S. S

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COMMUNITY NEWS Disneys Blinkoff Inspires at Frisch By JLNJ Staff Its not every day that a Disney animator and movie director visits Yeshivat Frisch, but when he does, its part of Frischs annual Teshu

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COMMUNITY NEWS Hundreds Turn Out for Friendship Walk Last Sunday, hundreds of families and friends of Friendship Circle of Bergen County enjoyed a walkathon around Milton Votee Park, followed by a ca

COMMUNITY NEWS Ohr Saadya Helps Out at CareOne Members of Congregation Ohr Saadya came with their children and did an art project at CareOne, and helped build and decorate their beautiful sukkah. Co

COMMUNITY NEWS Yeshivat Noam Ribbon Cutting of the New Donor Recognition Wall Yeshivat Noam unveiled the Donor Recognition Wall on Sunday, September 20th at a beautiful ribbon cutting ceremony to mar

COMMUNITY NEWS The New Sanctuary of Our Past Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun Celebrates Rededication of Shul By Oren Oppenheim New YorkA Promise Fulfilled is how Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun CKJ, a

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ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Airport Directors of Aviation of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to be Honored by Bris Avrohom at Annual Dinner Save the date Sunday, November 15, marks the

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Elizabeth Rabbis Join in CommunityWide Kinus Teshuvah By Ellie Wolf Designated by the Elizabeth community rabbonim, Sunday, September 20, marked the second annual allcommu

DVAR TORAH Repression of the Sublime By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb It was advertised as one symposium at a major psychology conference. It was to be a discussion about memory and forgetfulness. But it

LETTER FROM ISRAEL Israel and Kids By Rabbi Neil N. Winkler I woke to the unusual sound of a police bullhorn blaring directives to, I assumed, a reluctant driver. I walked out of my apartment some ti

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A TEENS PERSPECTIVE For Those Too Young to Remember That Day By Oren Oppenheim The world recently commemorated 911 the day where countless lives were taken, the day when our sense of security was for

PARENTING The Soul of Parenting Childrens Spirituality By Rabbi Dr. Jay Goldmintz An infant has no sense of permanency thats one reason why they can play peekaboo forever their brains are not develop

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TECHNOLOGY Technology Overload What is Real Anymore By Ari Sytner It was a beautiful Labor Day weekend and I decided to take my children fishing. As I stood with them at the waters edge, I tried to l

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RELATIONSHIPS The Best Marital Advice I Ever Received By Shlomo Yaros In the mid1960s a baby was born in Texas named Greg. Greg was never the biggest or strongest kid, but he mastered his craft using

BOOK REVIEW Lashon HaKodesh History, Holiness, Hebrew By Ben Rothke The term Lashon Hakodesh means different things to different people. Its generally translated as the holy language. And what that

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MEMOIR The Sins of the Old Excerpt from The Blind Angel New Old Chassidic Tales, by Rabbi Tovia Halberstam, translated and retold by Joshua Halberstam The Radomsker Rebbe combines depth and humor by

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SUKKOT Thank You for Everything By Rabbi Jonathan Gewirtz It happened. The nightmare we all fear. I was having cabinets installed in my home and something went wrong When you invest so much time, eff

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LETTER FROM ISRAEL Nights in the Sukkah By Teddy Weinberger In America, Sukkot is a meteorologically challenged holiday, and our family experienced the whole panoply of challenges. From my wifes nati

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DIRSHU Dirshu A Worldwide Achdus Phenomenon Rabbi Nachman Seltzer Radin, Belarus This is the story of a concept that touched and changed countless people everywhere. It is a story of a nation closing

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DIRSHU Dirshu The Chofetz Chaim Connection CONTINUED FROM P. 70 Three buses waited outside the terminal and we boarded them, leaving the airport behind and driving off into the dark Russian night. Th

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FEATURES The Meteor From Borough Park Meet the Hasidic Woman Who Manages Risk for the NSA By Yitzhak Benhorin, Ynetnews printed with permission WashingtonThis is the impossible story of a girl from a

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EDUCATION Make This Year a Hebrew Year By Wallace Greene We have written about the importance of Hebrew literacy in day schools, and why Hebrew immersion should begin as early as possible Jewish Link


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FOOD WINE LINK KOSHER DINNER LADY Who Is Keeping Track of it All By Rachel Berger Yom tov, school, short days, long days, fast days, yom tov, sports tryouts, school, yom tov, bar mitzvahs, bat mitzv

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THE SIMCHA OF NEW LINK JERSEY Im Happy for Them. No, Really. By David Hammerschlag Everyone I know is getting married. Or going for an MA in International Relations from Columbia. But for the most par

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THE SIMCHA LINK Back to Basics Inventive Birthday Party Ideas By Nina Glick It is noticeable that frequently listed on Teaneck Shuls are those searching for ideas to make their children creative birth

Rabbi Wieder Speaks at Moriah The Shofar Is Heard at Noam Yeshivat Noam fifth grade boys learning about and blowing the shofar. Rabbi Jeremy Wieder, Rosh Yeshiva at YU, addressing the Moriah Middle

Tekiat Shofar at BPY Ben Porat Yosef Early Childhood students try their talent at blowing different shofarot, giving them a delightful handson experience of the Yamim Noraim. MTA Outdoors Club Goes K

Names, Not Numbers Kicks Off By Ari Hagler 16 Names, Not Numbers , a YUHSB is a 12th grade elective in which participants interview survivors of the Holocaust and compile the stories into a documentar

SPORTS Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week Liam Levy The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize Liam Levy as this weeks Sportstar of the Week. The twelveyearold Yeshivat B

SPORTS Knockers Sweep Gashouse Gang to Take Third Straight Title By JLNJ Sports Staff CBY Mens Club Softball Leagues reigning A Division champions, the Knockers, defeated the Gashouse Gang by scores o

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