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NEWS How Arafat Died and How the PA Blames Israel by Khaled Abu Toameh The Gatestone Institute, with permission RamallahPalestinians renewed their allegations that Israel was responsible for the assa

ISRAEL NEWS BRIEFS Sodastreams 4 Million Super Bowl Ad JNS.orgSodastream, the popular Israeli carbonated drinks company, has announced that it will kick off its 2014 advertising campaign with a 4 mill

NEWS Knesset Passes Tzohar Law from combined services MORE CHICKEN. MORE CRUNCHY. MORE BETTER. New and Improved Empire Kosher Chicken Nuggets are made with real chicken breast and a crispier, crun

NEWS A Call to Boycott Poland CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Polish Holocaust survivors who were in Warsaw for a similar gathering in 2011, was the Polish Consul General in New York, Ewa JunczykZiomecka. She

LOCAL NEWS Congregation Beth Abraham Teen Zone Launches By Daniel Weiskopf Matti Fuld D ue to a growing number of teens in the Beth Abraham community, the shul, under the auspices of Assistant Rav

LOCAL NEWS YUConnects Holds Successful Teaneck Shabbaton midst the glorious autumn landscape and the unusually warm sunshine of November 1st2nd, the YUConnects Shabbaton felt equally exceptional. Not

NEWS Pew Results Seen as a WakeUp Call By Philip Berroll B ergen CountyClose to half of all married American Jews have a nonJewish spouse. Twothirds do not belong to a synagogue. And a growing numb

LOCAL Days of Yore Teaneck, Circa 1976 By George Friedman S omeone once said If you live long enough, you start to sound just like your parents. It may have been my nearly 90yearold dad who said th

LOCAL NEWS A ModernDay Maccabee Comes to Town By Fran Gozland T eaneckIt isnt often that a modernday Maccabee arrives in Teaneck area scant days before Chanukah, but thats just what will happen on

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LOCAL NEWS Rinats 26th Dinner Set for Dec. 21 C ongregation Rinat Yisrael will hold its 26th annual dinner on December 21, 2013. Guests of Honor are Moshe and Ilana Wertenteil. The Sruli Guttman Me

LOCAL NEWS Shelley Steiner Employee of the Month at Jewish Home R ockleighShelley Steiner, L.S.W., social worker at the Gallen Adult Day Health Care Center which is part of the Jewish Home at Home,

NEWS ANALYSIS The Believer By Ben Birnbaum With permission from The Washington Post PART 1 In early 2011, a disgruntled former employee of the Palestinian negotiating team handed Al Jazeera the bigg

NEWS ANALYSIS The Believer CONTINUED FROM P. 21 agreement both sides can live with. From the nadir of her career to the savior of her country in less than a year it would be, as political redemptio

OPED Gevaltism, Antisemitism and Hungary By Jerome A. Chanes Gevalt The goyim are after us Its the Second Holocaust Jews are not safe in Hungaryor anywhere in Europe My mothers favorite story Two Jew

FIRST PERSON NAMES NOT NUMBERS MTA Its All About the Stories The MTA class at Museum of Jewish Heritage By Jeanette Friedman W hen Michael Berenbaum came to Moriah a few months ago to talk to st

MEACHOREI HAPARGOD Dear God Thanks, But No Thanks By Robert Katz ddie Murphy. Dr. Ruth Westheimer. Don Imus. Howard Stern. Soupy Sales. Marv Albert. David Letterman. Chuck Scarborough. All of us are

OPED Shades of Red Amidst A Sea of Blue By N. Aaron Troodler, Esq. s New Jersey voters went to the polls on Election Day, there were those who questioned whether the race at the top of the ticket cou

welcomes Joey Bodner, Eddie Izso and Marty Bodner of as the Passover 2014 caterers at the incomparable Waldorf Astoria Hotel Orlando, FL Featured Scholars in Residence Rabbi Kenneth Hain, Rabbi Shmu

EDITORIAL THE JEWISH LINK OF BERGEN COUNTY CoFoundersCoPublishers Moshe Kinderlehrer Mark Mendy Schwartz Looted Art Ah, The Mystery T he German police find 1400 paintings worth a billion or more i

DIVREI TORAH How to Confront the Enemy By Rabbi Michael Taubes he story of the tumultuous life of Yaakov Avinu continues in Parashas Vayishlach, which begins with a description of his preparations fo

OPED When the Shidduch Hits the Fan By Shoshanna Jaskoll, The Times of Israel his week, along with the rest of you, I read the words of Gital, a chained woman or Agunah as she publicly pleaded for a

TRAVEL Italian Holiday By Aliza Chasan N o one will ever ask me for this piece of advice regarding a trip to Venice because this is not something that happens to normal people. Nevertheless, an uns

TRAVEL Travel to Cadbury World Is Cocotasticand Kosher By Nathan I ts easy to imagine that if the ancient Israelites had been familiar with the cocoa bean, God might have promised the

TRAVEL A Flawless Event in Israel Starts with Protexsia By Bracha Schwartz Englewood, NJ The boutique winery in Israel, tucked into a protective forest, was the perfect setting for a visiting celebri

TRAVEL Are We There Yet By Alyssa Colton MA, OTRL And Aviva Lipner MA, OTRL amily vacations are a time for building memories, filling albums and creating bonding experiences for the entire family. It

TRAVEL Discovering Korea By Tamar Herman W hats a nice Jewish girl from New York doing in a place where she cant find a nice Jewish boy What was I doing there I asked myself this numerous times thr

CHESSED Thankful for Thanksgiving Pies Sisters Raise 80K for Sharsheret By Elizabeth Kratz T eaneckLast Thanksgiving, 400 pies were baked in a private home in Teaneck, along with 250 loaves of pump

Avi Shneur Faskowitz Passover Experience once again bring you an unparalleled World Class Fine Dining, Daily BBQs, Magnificent Tea Rooms Casino, Outdoor Movie Theater, Nightly Shows More Stimulati

CHESSED Race for Courage By Estelle Glass B ergenfieldA parent of a chronically ill or disabled child or the child himself might view an allexpense paid, weeklong luxury vacation as just an impossi

FOOD AND HOME Butternut Squash Pappardelle By Lisa ReitmanDobi F alling leaves and shorter days herald autumn. But to me, the most eloquent and inarguable proclamation comes from the smell of fresh

FOOD AND HOME Laundry Lessons By Tova Knecht hat happens when something youve counted on for so long is no longer there to help you Well, the piles of laundry begin to growliterally. When our washing

FOOD AND HOME Will ShopRite Listen to Requests for More Kosher From Kosher Today, with permission Pathmark, in late March or early April 2014. fications of the Orthodox Union, the CRC and a still to b

DIRSHU SHABBOS KINNUS OLAM HATORAH Coming Together to Honor the Torah By N. Aaron Troodler O ne of the hallmarks of Judaism is the unique attachment that each Jew shares with one another. We may co

DIRSHU SHABBOS KINNUS OLAM HATORAH controlled eye movements, Reb Avrohom Weisz takes the Dirshu tests, taking well over 14 hours to complete each test because of the painstakingly slow process that h

DIRSHU SHABBOS KINNUS OLAM HATORAH Ki Heim Chayeinu Torah is Our Life Torah Keeps Us Alive By Esther Rubin T he invitation was appealing, it beckoned us to attend the Dirshu Shabbos Kinnus Olam Ha

DIRSHU SHABBOS KINNUS OLAM HATORAH Chizuk for the Neshama Relaxation for the Guf The Dirshu Shabbos Kinnus Olam HaTorah offered a rare opportunity for the wives of Dirshu members, many of whom are bus

FOOD AND HOME CalorieFree Pasta and Much, Much More At Kosherfest 2013 By Banji Latkin Ganchrow ecaucusThere are not that many places where you can see the worlds largest chicken nugget, sample koshe

OPED Monday Night at the Movies By Estelle Glass Garden State Plaza Mall on lockdown after random shots are fired Ironically, we didnt even want to go that night. Our flight back from Chicago had bee

AN APPRECIATION Chana Mlotek, zl, 19222013 From The National Yiddish TheatreFolksbiene C hana Mlotek was an extraordinary woman and Yiddish folklorist who worked long and hard to bring a vibrant, e

HEALTH AND FITNESS No More Excuses Part II Surrounded By Nosh By Chemmie Sokolic rior to the previous issue of JLBC and my humble rant regarding the lack of communal focus on health and exercise, we

HEALTH AND FITNESS Avoiding Weight Gain This Winter By Tanya Rosen inter seems to be a time when many people put on some extra weight. Have you ever considered why that is Here are some of the top re

SELFHELP The Eyes Have It Tips on Connecting to Others By Elly D. Lasson, Ph.D. ost people agree that making eye contact with other people is important in our lives, especially if we are trying to co

FEATURES Class Space By Mordechai Schmutter I f youre looking for a career that involves a lot of travel, a decent amount of job security, and you dont want to have to wear a tie, I would definitel

CHESED Sharing Seats, Easing Burdens CONTINUED FROM P. 1 last days, weeks or even months. When his tickets to sports games or concerts were going unused on Shabbos, Yoni Greenstein of Monsey used h

FROM THE DESK OF RABBI DR MORDECHAI GLICK Stress A Source Of Klollah Or Bracha Take Your Pick his past Thursday my wife and I returned from more than three weeks in Montreal, though we had planned

SCHOOLS RYNJ Preschool Preview By Nomi Rotblat S ensory sand search, kids in the kitchen, and picking patterns are some of the fun and educational activities your child will experience at the Presc

SCHOOLS Leadership Day at Maayanot By Pam Ennis T hursday, November 7th, was no ordinary day at Maayanot. Peek in the gym and you would find students playing with feathers, string, tarps and balls,

SCHOOLS Yeshivat Heatid PreK Mock Wedding for Parshat Vayetze T he PreK students were very excited to plan their very own wedding The morot taught the classes all about Parshat Vayetze, and then ha

SCHOOLS New York Colleges Score Big Judaic Hire By Aliza Chasan T he former chief rabbi of the United Kingdom, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, will be teaching at both Yeshiva and New York University st

SCHOOLS A Culinary Evening at Maayanot T he Maayanot Yeshiva High School parent council is pleased to invite the community to a Culinary Evening at Maayanot on Sunday, November 24th at 700 p.m. The

PARENTING Helping Children Deal with Setbacks, Part 2 By Mark Staum, LCSW n my last article, I listed three situations where parents could consider how to help their children deal with setbacks. The

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SCHOOLS Yasher Koach of the Week Michael Feuerstein Rudin the TABC Midnight run M ichael Feuerstein Rudin has been the starting goalie at the Torah Academy of Bergen County for the past four year.

HISTORY Jews in Space By Phil Siers and combined services Boris Valentinovich Volynov was the first Jew in space. He was born in Irkutsk in Siberia to a Jewish mother, but then his family relocated,

HISTORY David Alexander Wolf Ilan Ramon Gregory Errol Chamitoff Gary Reisman Jews in Space CONTINUED FROM P. 63 Hoffman was born November 2, 1944, in Brooklyn, New York, but considers Scarsdale

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Mayor Welcomes First Meridian to Teaneck T eaneckMayor Mohammed Hameeduddin welcomed First Meridian Mortgage to town by participating in a ribbon cutting ceremony with Vice Pres

BOOK REVIEW A Candle in the Heart How Yiddishkeits Flame Kept a Child Alive By Bracha Schwartz F rom the vantage point of her life as the matriarch of a large and loving family, Judith Kallman retu

SPORTS Bruriah Lightning Off to a Bright Start By Sara Weissman Varsity Basketball Suffers Overtime Defeat by Ezra Teichman 14 B ruriahs basketball A Team kicked off its season with a win against

SPORTS Frisch Basketball Report By JLBC Sports Staff O n November 6th, the Kushner JV Cobras came to Frisch ready to take on the JV Cougars after the Cobras impressive performance in a tough loss t

In my view, no one should begin a supplement regimen without the guidance of a health care professional someone who, like Eliezer Gruber, CN of NutriSupreme, follows the science closely and has a dee

HISTORY Jews in Space CONTINUED FROM P. 64 with a payload that included a multispectral camera for recording desertaerosol dust. In July 1998, he reported for training at the Johnson Space Center,

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

KRISTALLNACHT Berenbaum On Kristallancht Speech to Survivors Offers New Persepctives By Jeanette Friedman H enderson, NVMore than 500 child survivors of the Holocaust, survivor descendants and gues

KRISTALLNACHT Kristallnacht Commemoration at Teaneck High School T eaneckTeaneck High Schools Holocaust and Genocide Studies Center will host a Kristallnacht Commemoration to mark the 75th Annivers

TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE A New Hope for Alzheimers By Viva Sara Press, Israel 21c team of Tel Aviv University researchers have identified a specific set of molecules called microRNAs that detrimentally

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about sk us g A in Cater Event Next Your SHOP W. ENGLEWOOD Chopstix Cholunt Recipe 2018330200 The Rabbinical Council Of Bergen County RCBC By Elie Y. Katz 1 Order of Scallion Pancakes from Chopsti

TABC Shows Off New Building at Open House OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1117 1 3 PM TABC showed their newly expanded and refurbished school to a record 196 prospective students and their families at the open h

SUPER SHABBOS SHEET Can you judge these situations favorably CANDLELIGHTING IN JERUSALEM 400 P.M. MIDDAH OF THE WEEK Try to make peace with others. did 3 things before seeing f

COMMUNITY CALENDAR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH 945AM 1045AM Bnai Yeshurun 641 W Englewood, Teaneck Zumba with Sorrolle each Fri morning 10.00 per person in the Social Hall Erev Shabbat Nov 15th 800PM Cong

GEMACHS AND CHESED OPPORTUNITIES BABIES AND CHILDREN Teaneck Bris Gemach Bris outfits, pillows, pillow cases, tefilos for mothers to say. Open to the Jewish community. There is no solicitation of fund

SPORTS SCENES FROM AROUND BERGEN COUNTY Chaim Cohen leading the pack at Flag Football Ayal Pessar leaning to get Michael Reinhart in Frisch Flag Football League Credit Lisa Appelbaum Arianna Chesne

MEET THE NEIGHBORS See us at the Israel Real Estate Exhibition in New York Oct 1314 Grand Hyatt Yohai and Yael West COME JOIN US Your family will be part of a vibrant new community in Ganei HaEla,


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