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WORLD NEWSBRIEFS Kosher Grocery Store Near Paris Destroyed by Fire on Terror Attack Anniversary JNS A kosher grocery store in a Paris suburb was destroyed in an arson attack on the third anniversary o

WORLDISRAEL NEWS US Ambassador to Israel CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Palestinian terrorists. Hamas praises the killers and PA laws will provide them financial rewards, Friedman tweeted. Look no further to wh

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Will Mass Protests Divert Irans Attention Inward and Away From Fighting Israel By Adam AbramsJNS Thousands of protesters took to the streets this weekend in cities throughout Iran to

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Mass Protests CONTINUED FROM P. 6 Whats Different This Time There are several important differences between the new wave of Iranian protests instigated last week and the Green Revolu

EDITORIAL A Sad Beginning to a New Year You did not have to know either the Steinberg family of Scarsdale, New York, or the Weiss family of Belleair, Florida, personally. If you are a member of a Jew

OPED Occupied and the Semantic Battle for Peace By Jonathan S. TobinJNS In a demonstration of how completely at odds his views are from those of the foreign policy establishment, U.S. Ambassador to I

WORLDISRAEL NEWS Community Beit Midrash at Stern College for Womens Israel Henry Beren Campus Exciting Learning Opportunities with Renowned Yeshiva University Faculty THE ART OF BIBLICAL NARRATIVE Ra

COMMUNITY NEWS George Latimer CONTINUED FROM P. 1 Other significant election day results handed Latimer a Democratic majority in the county legislature. Although he campaigned on a theme of change, h

COMMUNITY NEWS Riverdale Exhibit Shows Life of Youth Under Nazi Occupation By JLBWC Staff Commemorating the forthcoming International Holocaust Remembrance Day, January 27, the Hebrew Institute of Ri


COMMUNITY NEWS At YIWP This Winter, Enjoy Special Events Every Shabbat Courtesy of YIWP The joy and light and song of Chanukah will dispel the darkness all winter long at Young Israel of White Plains

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DIVREI TORAH Who Knows By Rabbi David Walk Vaera 5778 What do we really know Thats not such an easy question to answer. Even when people are confronted with irrefutable facts, they often continue to

REFLECTIONS FROM THE SCHOOLHOUSE Using Technology to Further Our Mission By Michael Kay, PhD In recent decades, Israel has earned a welldeserved reputation as a hotbed of creativity and technological

TORAH HISTORY Vaera and Bo The Syndemic and the Exodus By Ira Friedman The 10 plagues narrative is split between parshiyot Vaera and Bo. The Exodus itself occurs in Bo. Turning first to the plagues,

DESTINATION KOSHER NFL Star Todd Gurley to Join Majestic Retreats Las Vegas Pesach Program Courtesy of Majestic Retreats Soontobeannounced AllPro running back Todd Gurley of the Los Angeles Rams will

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CHESED Reflections on a Bike Ride By Mel David and Rachel David On October 29, I Mel David was at the starting line of what I expected would be another memorable fiveday bike ride. The ride, benefitt

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SCHOOLS Stein Yeshiva EC Makes Bereishit Siyum The children in Stein Yeshivas early childhood department held a siyum to celebrate completing sefer Bereishit. The yeladim were so excited to demonstra

SCHOOLS RYNJ Hosts Invention Convention Throughout an exciting interdisciplinary STEM invention unit, the goal was to stimulate the imagination of RYNJ sixth graders, and provide a channel in which t

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