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VOTE THIS TUESDAY Linking Bergen, Essex Union Counties Issue 103 JEWISH LINK Check out our Election coverage December 18, 2014 pages 2025 172 West Englewood Ave. Teaneck, NJ 07666 Order onLine at w

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ISRAELWORLD NEWSBRIEFS PM Reportedly Considers Revoking Residency for Eastern Jerusalem Arabs JNS.org Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly considering revoking the residency status

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ISRAELWORLD NEWSBRIEFS CONTINUED FROM P. 4 ees inciting antiSemitic violence. This included UNRWA staff members, such as school teachers and principals, inciting Palestinian stabbing and shooting at

EDITORIAL Come Tuesday, Its Up to You Most of the time, when it comes to elections, our attention is grabbed by the drama and sometimes bombastic nature of nationally televised debates. Some in the h

Get Out and Vote www.TeachNJS.org ELECTION DA NOVEMBER 3, 2015 Y Why Should You Vote in the Election 1 2 3 Its all about YOU. Voting is about taking responsibility. Its your civic responsibility. Wh

OPED Havent Felt the Same Since By Phil Jacobs Twenty years ago on a Shabbos afternoon, my home phone started ringing. We did not have caller ID back then, but it was highly unusual that the phone ra

ISRAELWORLD NEWS Symposium on the Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin Sparks Debate It is important to remember the determination that former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin showed in the struggle against te

ISRAELWORLD NEWS As Stephen Harper Exits for Justin Trudeau, Israel Faces a Canadian Crossroads By Sean SavageJNS.org Under the administration of President Barack Obama, much has been publicized rega

ISRAELWORLD NEWS Amid Current Palestinian Terror Wave, Kin of Prior Israeli Victims Not Forgotten By Josh HastenJNS.org The wave of Palestinian terrorism plaguing Israel has caused mass fear, injurie

hen our oldest daughter was approaching Kindergarten, we debated our school choice for many months, finally settling on Ben Porat Yosef. We were excited for our daughters to benefit from the renowned

ISRAELWORLD NEWS Victim of 2014 Jerusalem Synagogue Attack Dies of Wounds Rabbi Chaim Yehiel Rothman becomes sixth fatality of November 2014 Har Nof synagogue attack Rothman had been hospitalized in

ISRAELWORLD NEWS J.K Rowling and Other British Luminaries Denounce Cultural Boycott of Israel By Yair RosenbergTabletmag.com printed with permission In a major blow to the Boycott, Divestment and San

COMMUNITY NEWS NJ Native Bruce Prince to Be Honored at OHELs 46th Annual Gala Dinner Bruce Prince, a dedicated husband, loving father, active member of the New Jersey Jewish community and dedicated T

COMMUNITY NEWS Local Bar Mitzvah Boy Helps Restore Torah By Jill Kirsch As a childs bar or bat mitzvah approaches, thoughts often turn to becoming a Jewish adult, taking on additional mitzvot, celebr

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ELECTION COVERAGE Spotlight on Tuesdays Elections By JLNJ Staff With the November 2015 election upon us, the following are some candidates to watch Bergenfield Mayor Democratic twoterm Councilwoman

ELECTION COVERAGE Fair Lawn Candidates Hold Forum By Zachary Schrieber As the Fair Lawn Town Council elections rapidly approach, the candidates discussed local issues at a forum, sponsored by the Lea

ELECTION COVERAGE Fair Lawn Democrats Look to Retake Council By JLNJ Staff Lisa Swain, Kurt Peluso and Ellen Taner are trying to do something that has not been done in four years bring a Democratic m

ELECTION COVERAGE Jewish Leaders Meet Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, Potential Candidate for Governor By Bracha Schwartz Jewish leaders in Northern New Jersey business and politics along with several

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR ELECTION COVERAGE CONTINUED FROM P. 8 Ora Kornbluth Wants Best for Bergenfield It has been a privilege to serve on the Bergenfield council and I humbly ask for your support to

COMMUNITY NEWS Simon Wiesenthal Center Appoints Englewoods Michael Cohen its New Eastern Director The Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Museum of Tolerance NY announced the appointment of Michael D. Co

COMMUNITY NEWS ADL Holds NJ Annual Gala The AntiDefamation League ADL honored Ralph A. Larossa, president of the Public Service Enterprise Group PSEG, New Jerseys oldest and largest regulated gas com

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COMMUNITY NEWS Yavneh Creates Task Force to Improve Bus Safety and Communication By Bracha Schwartz The wheels on the bus go round and round. But what happens if those wheels are steered in the wrong

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COMMUNITY NEWS Fifth Graders Stage Carnival to Benefit Tomchei Shabbos By Jenny Gans BergenfieldDuring the Sukkot vacation, and in the weeks following, young ladies in the Bergenfield area found oppo

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ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS AABJD Continues Jubilee Celebration with JHS Lecture Series By Jill Kirsch West OrangeAs part of its Jubilee year celebration, Congregation AABJD, in conjunction with the

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ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Bnai Shalom Offers Special Rate for Spacious Catering Hall By JLNJ Staff Bnai Shalom of West Orange has always been a warm and vibrant home to a growing and everchanging J

ESSEX UNION COMMUNITY NEWS Suburban Torah to Run Science and Music Class for Babies and Toddlers A new program for babies and toddlers at the Iris Berman Early Childhood Center of Suburban Torah Syn

ESSEX AND UNION NEWSBRIEFS Beit Midrash Program Returns to Suburban Torah Following a supersuccessful inaugural year, Suburban Torah Synagogue in Livingston is once again hosting its Tuesday Night Bei

DVAR TORAH Dystopia By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb I never thought that I would begin a discussion of the weekly Torah portion by referring to a person who was canonized as a saint by the Catholic Churc

SEPHARDIC CORNER Eretz YisraelAlways in Our Best Interest By Rabbi Haim Jachter Almost without exception, my friends and classmates who have made aliyah have significantly more children than those wh

FEATURES Henny Machlis A Truly Great Jewish Woman By Sara Yoheved Rigler, via Aish.com printed with permission What qualified Henny Machlis, who passed away last Friday at the age of 58, as one of th

RABBIS MUSINGS AMUSINGS Grandparents and Grandchildren By Rabbi Dani Staum It is well known that the month of Cheshvan is devoid of any official holidays thank God for Shabbos. But to me and my sibl

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A TEENS PERSPECTIVE Return to Yeshivat Noam By Oren Oppenheim I walked alongside the playground towards the orangeandtan, boxy building the memories rushed back with every step. It had been a while s

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ISRAEL Reflections of a Seminary Student in Israel Lessons My Kids Have Taught Me By Kailah Kaner These past two weeks have been the hardest weeks Ive experienced in Israel. Constantly getting alerts

LETTER FROM ISRAEL Vhaikar, Lo Lfached KlalMost Importantly, Do Not Fear at All By Rabbi Neil N. Winkler In 1967, one month after the conclusion of the SixDay War, I visited Israel for the first time

RELATIONSHIPS The USD Chesed Hour Exchange Rate By Shlomo Yaros I am blessed with a funloving, rambunctious and somewhat mischievous toddler. Additionally, I enjoy going to movies with my wife. Oh, t

SHUL PROFILE Another Pleasant Valley...Shabbos By Sharon Mark Cohen Have you heard the joke Two Jews are stranded on a desert island...they build three synagoguesone for the Orthodox Jew, one for the

SHUL PROFILE Another Pleasant Valley...Shabbos CONTINUED FROM P. 53 standards. Witkin noted, There are people who walk to Kessler every Shabbos to make a minyan they extended the eruv to Northfield A

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SHUL PROFILE Another Pleasant Valley...Shabbos CONTINUED FROM P. 54 primarily servicing local residents in the Englishtown and Mt. Pleasant sections of town. Maayan, on Lakeview Avenue, is the newcom

COACHING Why It Hurts So Much By Rabbi Naphtali Hoff The most recent spate of violence in Israel has deeply affected Jews all throughout the world. We agonize over our brothers and sisters pain and t

PARENTING Mommy, Daddy, I Have a Problem Helping Children Deal With Adversity By Mark Staum, LCSW Someone once related to me the following quote Little children, little problems. Big children, big pr

BUSINESS Jewish Woman Entrepreneurs Success Is Doing Hashems Work By Faygie Levy Holt Oftentimes, when women get together the talk quickly turns to babies, children and household tasks. But that wasn

BUSINESS PROFILE ServTech OneStop Shopping for Your Heat and AC Needs By Jill Kirsch An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. As the more extreme weather seasons approach, that adage gains tr

IMMIGRATION LAW Special Benefits for Immigrants Who Enroll in the U.S. Military By Michael J. Wildes, Esq. With political, economic and social strife prevalent in all corners of the world, the United

MENTAL HEALTH Praising Our Children Is There Such a Thing as Too Much By Shoval GurAryeh, PhD A friend in our community approached me recently to suggest a topic for this column. He reflected on the

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FEATURES Down With the Bad, Up With the Good By Sariva Sklar, Certified Family Coach A few weeks ago, after undergoing foot surgery, I received some helpful advice from an experienced physical therap

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MUSIC Camp HASC A Time For Music 29 The Tour...The Experience The Camp HASC concert, otherwise known as A Time For Music, has long been considered the ultimate concert experience in the Jewish music

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Yavneh Camp Vacamas Challenge Students for RYNJ Sixth Graders Follow Avrahams Path Yavneh Academy Early Childhood students brought Parshat Lech Lecha to life when they traveled with their packed suitc

Fire Safety Tips at Ben Porat Yosef Ben Porat Yosef students Prekindergarten through Grade 2 learned about fire prevention and safety. Firefighter Dan, Sparky the Firefighting Dog and their firefighte

Alum and IDF Soldier Shlomo Water and Weber Speaks at Frisch Sky in Moriah Nursery This week Moriahs Nursery Hebrew class continued its study of Parshat Bereishit. The students learned about mayim wat

Preschoolers Welcome Lech Lecha Guest A special guest stopped by to visit the students at the Iris Berman Early Childhood Center in Livingston. In honor of Parshat Lech Lecha, Avraham Avinu as played

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SPORTS The RTMA Thunder Impress in the PreSeason The RTMA Thunder opened its regular Yeshiva League basketball season with an impressive win at Ramaz, Thursday night, October 22, 2015. The gym in the

Great Day for Yeshiva Boys Soccer By Eric Amkraut On a bright, sunny, windyand unseasonably coolSunday afternoon, four soccer teams from across the northeast region of the United States gathered to ta

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