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Tisha BAv Event Listings Page 21 Linking Bergen, Essex, Middlesex, Passaic Union Counties Issue 143 JEWISH LINK OF NEW JERSEY By Ellie Wolf ElizabethThe sanctuary of the Elmora Avenue Shul was tang

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WORLD NEWSBRIEFS Israel Wins First Olympic Medal Since 2008 Games Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi has become the first Israeli to win a medal at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Br

WORLD NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE Initial Talks Begin Over Releasing Body of Symbol of Intifada Elior Levy and Roi YanovskyYnetnews The family of Baha Aliyan, a terrorist who became a sy

EDITORIAL Teaching Our Children to Await the Temple Our children are watching, listening and learning. Because Tisha BAv falls in the summer, we would argue that children learn more about the tenor o

OPED Can Israels New Proactive UN Posture Lead to Security Council Seat By Sean Long panned for harboring deep antiIsrael bias, the United Nations UN has often been discounted by critic

COMMENTARY Special Needs and Special Opportunities Lessons I Learned From Camp HASC By Rabbi Efrem Goldberg normal adjective conforming to a standard usual, typical or expected. The people in Camp HA

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WORLDISRAEL NEWS Lebanese Olympic Team Racist, AntiSemitic for Humiliating Israelis, Says Minister By Israel Hayom Israeli officials were outraged after the Lebanese delegation to the Ol

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Lebanese Olympic Team Racist, AntiSemitic for Humiliating Israelis, Says Minister CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE According to Nicola, as soon as he noticed that members of the Israeli

ISRAEL NEWS Israeli Musical Diplomacy A Win Over BDS and Israel Naysayers By Eliana Steven Goldsteins connection to Israel predates his nowrenowned acting and operatic career. He first c

COMMENTARY Special Needs and Special Opportunities Lessons I Learned From Camp HASC CONTINUED FROM P. 10 Visit Camp HASC and you see young men and women spontaneously displaying hugs, kisses and affe

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COMMUNITY NEWS Bike4Chais Two Best Days of Summer CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Camp Simcha, a place where children with cancer or other blood disorders can spend the summer enjoying camp activities like any o

COMMUNITY NEWS Drisha High School Girls Summer Program Opens Minds and Hearts to Torah By Ellie Wolf Tucked neatly into the Touro College campus facilities in bustling Manhattan, thrives the Drisha I

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COMMUNITY NEWS Team Daniella Created in Memory of 21YearOld Daniella Moffson By JLNJ Staff In January 2016, tragedy struck our community when Daniella Moffson, a 21yearold student at Barnard, was kil

COMMUNITY NEWS Bergen Tisha BAv Events Congregation Rinat Yisrael Screens HolocaustThemed Films On Tisha BAv afternoon, Sunday, August 14, at 4 p.m., the Cong. Rinat Yisrael Adult Education will be s

COMMUNITY NEWS This Fall, Its Full STEAM Ahead at Maayanot By JLNJ Staff Despite comprising nearly half of the American workforce, women are vastly underrepresented in the fields of science, technolo

COMMUNITY NEWS This Fall, Its Full STEAM Ahead at Maayanot CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGE In addition to Engineering I for freshmen, this years 10th graders are also being offered engineering as an ele

COMMUNITY NEWS NechamaComfort Gives Support to Grieving Women By Pearl Markovitz Reva Judas of Teaneck, now a blessed mother and grandmother, remembers the feeling of loss and isolation she experienc

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COMMUNITY NEWS First JNF Rabbis Mission More Than Just Trees CONTINUED FROM P. 1 ing. JNF helps extend the roots of those trees deep into the land of Israel, with each root representing another of JN

COMMUNITY NEWS where JNFs fundraising dollars go. The plan is for this type of mission to serve as a model for future trips. In summary, Goldberg said, I learned that you dont have to have a lot of mo

COMMUNITY NEWS Hudson County Jewish Business Alliance Brings Community Leaders to Annual Luncheon hibits NJ state pension funds from investing in companies Distinguished legislative leadthat support

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Saying Goodbye to Joseph Wilf, zl CONTINUED FROM P. 1 legacy of repair, not defined by obstacles, but focused on optimism, family and a future for Israel. He was truly a g

The board, officers and staff of Development Corporation for IsraelIsrael Bonds mourn the passing of Joe Wilf, whose courage, valor and determination helped him survive the horrors of the Holocaust. H

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Chabad Course to Present Jewish Wisdom on Top Election Issues In the midst of one of the most contentious election campaigns in recent memory, Chabad of West Orange is set

DAF YOMI HIGHLIGHTS Bava Kama 67 By Rabbi Zev Reichman May these words of Torah serve as a merit leiluy nishmat Menachem Mendel Ben Harav Yoel David Balk ah. This week we learned Bava Kama 67. These

SEPHARDIC CORNER Why Are My Sephardic Neighbors Getting Haircuts, Washing Their Clothes and Bathing This Week By Rabbi Haim Howard Jachter Why did my Sephardic neighbor get a haircut in the middle of

TEXT INSIGHTS Why Is There No Nun Verse in Ashrei By Mitchell First As we all know, Tehillim 145, which comprises the bulk of the Ashrei prayer, is missing a verse for the nun letter. Many scholars t

ONE MINUTE INSPIRATION Destruction, Exile and Redemption By Martin Polack One of the fundamental teachings of Judaism is the idea that there is meaning in all historical events. This meaning refers t

CHINUCH Do Young Children Belong in Shul By Wallace Greene A recent article on Huffington Post by a rabbi, a blog by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg and some exchanges on Facebook have reopened the discussion a

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ROAD TO ALIYAH Parade Time Moreshet Community Welcomes the Wiesels From Teaneck By Pearl Markovitz Effie and Ruchie Wiesel of Teaneck, accompanied by daughters Dorit, 19 Nava, 18 and Liat, 14, boarde

LETTERS FROM ISRAEL NCSY GIVE Girls Give Back By Shaina Levin This summer 84 high school girls on the NCSY GIVE program have had the incredible privilege of traveling around Israel and having lifecha

HUMOR Young and AdorableOld and... By Banji Latkin Ganchrow Kids have all the fun. Why is that They can dedicate an entire afternoon to setting up a lemonade stand. Stand out on the street, solicit p

THE ARTS Truth of a Cause Reveals Actor Directors Understanding of Depression By Sara Linder Rafi Abramowitz noun. 1. playwright 2. screenwriter 3. comedian 4. The Rafshi, as seen on Youtube Moving f

INTERN CORNER Savoring My Time at The Link By Sara Linder Its not an uncommon desire to see your name in print. Little did I know that mine would be a byline, right there in black and white and read

PERSONAL FINANCE At Retirement, How Will Your Cards Be Shuffled By Elozor Preil The random returns from nonguaranteed investments can be compared to playing cards drawn from a shuffled deck. You know

COACHING The Nudnik Approach Does it Work By Bassie Taubes The answer to the above question depends upon whom you ask. Most of us do not want to see ourselves as a nudnik, someone who regularly nudge


COACHING How I Found Happiness Cleaning the Toilet By Jewel Safren, LCSW My dad, God bless him, is almost 97. He plays golf several times a week as a matter of fact, hes the club champ. He is a denti

NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD The Nine Days in 2016 By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick It seems that years ago we were much more affected by the period of the Nine Days. We worked hard to make sure not to l

KOLLEL CHATZOS Special Tefillah Session for Shidduchim to Be Held at Amukah By Dov Levy On Thursday night, August 18, a group of elite of talmidei chachamim will gather in Amukah to daven for Jewish

F OD W NE LINK OF NEW JERSEY The Tisha BAv Food Dilemma By Nina Glick Does everyone agree that after one or two bites perhaps slightly more following an entire day of fasting, we feel as though our s

FOOD WINE LINK Hardest Worker in Teaneck Celebrates Cedar Markets Third Anniversary By Elizabeth Kratz If you have ever been to the dairy section of Cedar Market, you have likely been greeted by Vict

FASHION LINK OF NEW JERSEY The Ultimate Guide to Buying a Wig By Sari Friedbauer Its that time of year again. PreYom Tov wigsale ads will soon be popping up everywhere. Even for those who have been co

FASHION LINK Livingston Designer of Adaptive Clothing Takes First Trip to Israel By Bracha Schwartz If you asked Livingston mom Mindy Scheier to describe herself a few years ago, she might have emphas

CAMPS Chesed Is an Integral Part of Camp Mesorah As the Nine Days commenced, campers at Mesorah participated in a campwide chesed carnival. While campers are still enjoying their fun summer experienc

CAMPS The Fun Continues at Camp Shalom Campers enjoy Shaloms Spectacular Sivan Theme Day activities, which included Pajama Day and ice cream sundaes. The sports and chinuch programs also bring smiles

SPORTS Orthodox Ping Pong Star Wins Junior Olympic Gold As the world watches the best athletes compete in Rio, one of the best Jewish Orthodox athletes, Estee Ackerman, came away with two gold medals

SPORTS Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week Ryan Teller Who is your favorite Pro athlete and why Yoenis Cespedes because he hits a lot of home runs. What is your pregame routine, if you have one I put

FUN GAMES Try our Shabbat Crosswords Look at each clue like an individual Jewish riddle and see if you can figure out the answers. Weve filled in a part of the grid, giving you just enough help for y

COMMUNITY CALENDAR MOTZEI SHABBAT, AUGUST 13 Teaneck Womens Tefillah TWT Commemorates Tisha BAv 945PM, Private home Annual reading of Megillat Eicha. For information about the private home location, e

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