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WORLD NEWS BRIEFS Netanyahu and Rivlin Refuse Meetings With Jimmy Carter Israel HayomExclusive to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin declined requests for me

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Israel Past, Present Future Sunday, April 26 9301130 a.m. Joint Program for Men and Women Schottenstein Center 560 West 185th Street, New York, NY 10033 Yeshiva Universitys Center for the Jewish Fu

EDITORIAL Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein We Miss Him Already His wellknown modesty would probably cause him a slight bit of embarrassment by our words. On Monday, the Religious ZionistModern Orthodox worl

WORLD NEWS BRIEFS Iran Wont Allow IAEA to ReInspect Parchin Military Base Behrouz Kamalvandi, a spokesperson for Irans Atomic Energy Organization, said the Islamic Republic will not allow the

TRIBUTE Rav Aharon Lichtenstein A Personal Reminiscence By Rabbi Menachem Genack Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, as I knew him, was not merely a giant of Torah, but also a giant of a man. He was a child pro

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COMMUNITY NEWS Northern New Jersey Well Represented at OU Community Fair By Larry Bernstein The OU Jewish Communities Fair is taking place on Sunday, April 26, at Metropolitan West, a specialevent ve

Taste Shuk Machne Yehuda at Best Glatt Are you picky about the produce you serve your family So are we Thats why we have joined forces with NJ Brothers and searched the market to bring you fresh, del

COMMUNITY NEWS Yeshiva University High Schools to Honor Community Leaders and Dedicated Faculty at Annual Dinner New York, NYYeshiva University High Tapestry Grant from the National Science Schools Y

COMMUNITY NEWS Bergen County Bikur Cholim Seeks Volunteers By Batsheva Preil Bikur Cholim of Bergen County BCBC, along with the Bikur Cholim of Teaneck and the Bikur Cholim of Englewood, is a volunte

Parkside Living in Jerusalem ParkEight is an inspired community of eight boutique condominium buildings located in the heart of Bakka. A green pedestrian boulevard connects the residences, creating a

BERGEN NEWS BRIEFS MK Rabbi Dov Lipman to Speak in Teaneck on Sunday Rabbi Dov Lipman, former member of Knesset and current Director of Government and International Affairs for the Michael Levine Lone

COMMUNITY NEWS New Chabad Course Explores Origins of Judaism By JLNJ Staff Beginning in early May, the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute JLI will present Judaism Decoded The Origins and Evolution of Jew

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IN APPRECIATION What Is Your Beloved From All Other Beloveds Early Thoughts on the Passing of R. Aharon Lichtenstein zl By Rabbi Dr. Gidon Rothstein R. Soloveitchik zl the teacher and fatherinlaw of

COMMUNITY NEWS Crossing the Line 2, A Film about AntiIsrael Hostility on Campus, Shown at Congregation Bnai Yeshurun By Bracha Schwartz Students attend college to gain entry into a profession and inc

COMMUNITY NEWS JWRP Inspires the World, One Woman at a Time By Phyllis Krug The Jewish Womens Renaissance Project JWRP was introduced to the women of Bergen County by Julie Farkas in 2011. With the s

COMMUNITY NEWS Jewish Home Family Shares Story of Man Who Lived in Original Hebrew Orphans Home behaved well. Cod liver oil was required before In 1925 four brothers lost their breakfast. That must b

COMMUNITY NEWS Shavuos WITH YESHIVA SPEND Friendship Circle Banquet Offers Glimpse of the Future By Faygie Levy More than 750 people gathered to show their support for families who have children an

BERGEN NEWS BRIEFS Rabbi Moshe Weinberger to Present Chaim Feigenbaum zl Memorial Shiur The entire community is invited to a special shiur on Sunday, April 26th at 8PM, commemorating the third yartzei

COMMUNITY NEWS Putting the Family Back Into Jewish Services JFS MetroWest Services for Older Adults By Jill Kirsch Part II of a series Florham Park, NJJewish Family Service of MetroWest is committed

COMMUNITY NEWS Daughters of Israel Holds Annual Volunteer Luncheon Daughters of Israel held its annual Volunteer Luncheon on April 15, recognizing close to 100 volunteers who dedicate their time to t

COMMUNITY NEWS Yeshiva University High Schools Annual Dinner Honorees Named for Congregation Israel Annual Dinner SpringfieldCongregation Israel CIS has announced two awards that will be given out a

ESSEXUNION NEWS BRIEFS Congregation Etz Chaim Sisterhood Spring Boutique On Wednesday, April 29, from 63010 p.m., Congregation Etz Chaim will hold its spring boutique. Proceeds will benefit the synago

COMMUNITY NEWS Womens Awareness Day to Highlight Community Connections By Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ Bestselling author Laura Schroff will facilitate an exploration of womens connectio

COMMUNITY NEWS The Corpse in BergenBelsen A Love Story CONTINUED FROM P. 1 A theme that emerged over the course of the presentation was that the hand of God was present, even during the darkest of ti

DVAR TORAH A Time for Silence, a Time for Speech By Rabbi Tzvi Hersch Weinreb He did most of his writing and public speaking almost exactly 100 years ago. He had no secular education, and it is doubt

YOM HASHOAH Why is This Yom Hashoah Different From Every Other By Atara Troodler Several weeks ago I had the unique opportunity to travel to Poland. I walked on the very same land that the evil Nazis

YOM HASHOAH The Lessons Behind Never Again By Jill Kirsch Madison, NJSince the end of World War II, the phrase never again has been uttered countless times. On the surface, its meaning seems straight

YOM HASHOAH The Lessons Behind Never Again CONTINUED FROM P. 34 program got out, yet he justified the Final Solution as eliminating a significant health threat to Germany. Interestingly, the teaching

YOM HASHOAH Kean University Hosts Yom Hashoah Commemoration By Ellie Wolf UnionWilkins Theatre on the campus of Kean University filled quietly on the evening of Thursday, April 16, for the 2015 Holoc

YOM HASHOAH The Lessons Behind Never Again CONTINUED FROM P. 36 happens again. Medical students have to be taught to be human before they are taught to be doctors. Thats something I never thought of

TORAH MUSINGS How Kosher Is the Kosher Switch CONTINUED FROM P. 8 ventions, it still suffers from the same flaws that would only allow it to be used in exigent circumstances. Generally speaking, the

YOM HASHOAH Rabbi JJ Schacter Speaks on 70th Anniversary of Buchenwald Liberation By Nina Glick TeaneckThe audience listened with rapt attention as Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. JJ Schacter described incidents

HUMOR Here Lies... By Banji Latkin Ganchrow I have never attended a fun funeral. They always seem to be sad and rightfully so. Some are sadder than others, the stories too heartbreaking to mention, t

HEALTH Weight Gain and The Latest Sweetener By Deborah Jacobi The FDA has approved yet another artificial sweetener to place in our sodas, sweets, ices, baked goods, and even our milk. Aspartame was

HEALTH For the Parents of Young Adults With a Substance Abuse Disorder By Isaac Glassman, Operating Partner, College Recovery According to the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health the most rec

HEALTH Coach Miriams One Year Healthiversary By Miriam Stobezki One year ago, I decided to go on a diet. Never in a million years did I anticipate what would happen next I was heavier than ever, crin

BUSINESS PROFILE Jerusalem Design Innovates Israeli Interior Design By Tzvi Silver, JLNJ Israel Correspondent When purchasing something from afar, whether a mobile phone on Amazon, a printer cartridg


PARENTING Parenting Dilemmas Handling Tough Questions By Mark Staum, LCSW As we have just completed Yom Hashoah and move toward Yom Hazikaron, we are once again confronted by many tough questions. Wa

PARENTING The Favorite Parent By Sarah Abenaim I spent many of my elementary school years trying to be viewed as the favorite student in the eyes of my teachers, however, the feeling of wanting to be

NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD Whats With the Turkeys By Rabbi Mordechai and Nina Glick There we were, driving along New Bridge Road towards Hackensack, when suddenly the traffic in our direction slowed dow


BUSINESS PROFILE EZDAF Enhanced Tzedakah With DonorAdvised Funds By Norman Sohn, MD, MBA, CRPC Contributing to charity tzedakah is fundamental to Jewish life. Most donations are done as cash or check

REVIEW Medieval Times, Worth Your Time By Ben Cohen I have seen the commercials and boy does Medieval Times look amazing. I always wondered, do they really not offer forks and knives with your dinner

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APPRECIATIONS We Need to Talk By Andrew J. Parver We need to talk about death. More specifically, we need to talk about your death. I know, you dont want to think about what may happen to you when yo

MEMOIR Teaneck to Montana Highway 49 and the Vision Quest By Joseph Rotenberg Part I of III Throughout American history, when Jews went West, the adventures and travails they faced on the road were n

MEMOIR Teaneck to Montana Highway 49 and the Vision Quest CONTINUED FROM P. 54 rain. They had been on the road from Calgary for about three hours when they arrived at the first of the many campground

OU Y DID TORAH TENCE to make the t VOCHA coun ice T LAS st vo Zioni gious Reli Register and Vote Religious Zionist slate Vote Torah in the World Zionist Congress 56 April 23, 2015

FEATURE Think Summer Sleepaway Camp Tips for Parents By Christine Giordano Tracy Levine did not have the ideal overnight camp experience, which she attributes to not attending the right camp for her.

SCHOOLS Moriah Marks the Shloshim of Aleza Baltuch Winslow zl The conclusion of Pesach marked the shloshim of the passing of Moriahs dear Aleza Winslow zl. Aleza was an exemplary model of someone who

SCHOOLS Maayanot Students Find Meaning in Their Tefillot Yeshivat Noam and Yavneh Math Educators Travel to Boston for Math Conference Math educators Sari Sheinfeld Noam and Adrienne Shlagbaum Yavneh

SCHOOLS Rabbi Jungreis Presents to Yavneh Academy on Yom Hashoah 57752015 Last week, in honor of Yom HaShoah, Yavneh Academy hosted Rabbi Jacob Jungreis, a survivor of the Holocaust. From Szeged, Hun

SCHOOLS Yom Hashoah at JKHA Middle School By Rabbi Adam Hertzberg LivingstonTo commemorate Yom HaShoah, the JKHA Middle School participated in an interdisciplinary day of Holocaust studies. After vie

SPORTS Amit Yonas Promising Basketball Future By Larry Bernstein Like many boys, Amit Yona grew up loving sports. A talent for sports runs in the family Amits father, Moshe, was a professional soccer

SPORTS Sunday April 19th at a quarter past eleven, the 3rd4th grade champions were crowned when the Meridian Capital Group faced team Citibank. All in attendance were treated to a rematch of some of

SPORT SCENES Yonah Hook and Ari Katz trap Jack Reinhart enroute to the A Schoen Md overtime victory. MGBL 7th8th final four, jump ball. CREDIT DOV HOOK. CREDIT DOV HOOK. Official Win 1 behind winni

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REAL ESTATE Hashmonaim SmallTown Values CONTINUED FROM P. 70 Hashmonaim is known for its strong sense of community and a feeling of family, particularly amongst the new olim. The yishuv has a couple

COMMUNITY CALENDAR SHABBAT, APRIL 25TH Join Teaneck neighborhood shuls, in celebrating Shabbat Chayal, in support of chayalim. Shabbat Morning HaRav Yeshaya Steinberger Congregation Beth Abraham 396 N

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