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NEWS BRIEFS IAF Hit Syrian Targets Wednesday The Israeli Air Force bombed three of Assads military positions inside Syria after IDF troops were targeted and killed near the Syrian border on Tuesday. D

NEWS Sunni Fighters in Aleppo Defy Sectarian Narrative By Edward Dark, www.almonitor.com LEPPO, Syria This month marks three years of an uprising that has swept through Syria, leaving death and ru

NEWS Fast Unchain, Celebrate Marking International Agunah Day By Maxine Dovere iverdaleAgunah activists seeking to raise awareness of the ongoing struggle faced by women unable to secure a get have s

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NEWS Fast Unchain, Celebrate CONTINUED FROM P. 10 The Frisch School is pleased to celebrate with our graduates who are receiving their rabbinic ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological

NEWS Agunah Court Scheduled for Summer Opening CONTINUED FROM P. 1 ish Civilization of New York University, the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance JOFA and the Israel Democracy Institute, IDI. How t

NEWS Israel, Ukraine and Russia A View From the Hill CONTINUED FROM P. 1 ing Ukraine or overseeing the Crimeas secession referendum at gun pointwhich resulted in secession from Ukraine early this w

Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary Chag HaSemikhah Yeshiva University and the Bergen County community celebrate the RIETS Chag HaSemikhah Join Us for a special Melave Malka . Lessons for Tod

LOCAL NEWS A Rabbi and Imam Visit Frisch CONTINUED FROM P. 1 students, I grew up in a rabbinic home, and when I heard the word Islam or anything about Muslims, they were depicted as the enemy. I de

LOCAL NEWS Thanking Those Who Perform a Chesed Shel Emet By Sara Kosowsky Gross T eaneckThey are the unsung heroes of our community. They are the ones who immediately take action, with very little

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EVENTS CTeen Shabbaton in New York Rinat Film Festival 325, 730 p.m. The Prime Ministers The Pioneers T eaneckOn Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at 730 p.m., Cong. Rinat Yisrael, 389 West Englewood Ave.

LOCAL NEWS Limmud FSU to Explore RussianAmerican HighTech Innovators P arsipanny Over 800 young RussianAmerican Jews from across the country will come together in Parsippany, NJ, March 2830, for L

EVENTS FIDF Gala Raises 20Mil By Aliza Davidovit N ew YorkThe pageantry and elegance of the FIDF gala dinner at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel last Monday night makes it hard to imagine that the organiz

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YOM HASHOAH N. Y. ASSOCIATION OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS NATIONAL COUNCIL OF YOUNG ISRAEL OU, ORTHODOX UNION ZIONIST ORGANIZATION OF AMERICA ZOA COUNCIL OF ORTHODOX JEWISH ORGANIZATIONS OF THE WEST SIDE

EVENTS Making Hamantaschen at Jewish Home Assisted Living O Mashgiach Avi Feld with Jewish Home Assisted Living residents from left Ruth Shapiro, Inge Silvermann, and Shirley Malick. n Wednesday,

LOCAL NEWS Our Place Paintball Trip is a Hit group of over 30 young adults, advisors and alumni from Our Place enjoyed a therapeutic field trip last week, traveling out to Long Island for an evening

NEWS ANALYSIS Why Did Obama Meet With Abbas in Washington By Lee Smith www.Tabletmag.com P resident Obama met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas last Monday morning at the Middle

ANALYSIS The Context of the Battles for Ukraine By George Friedman with permission from Stratfor.com e must consider the future of Eurasia after the fall of the Soviet Union. Since 1991, the region h

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THE MAGGID OF BERGENFIELD Shemini Just Like Chicken Vayikra 11 3 By Larry Stiefel he Society for Exotic Kosher Cuisine met once a year at a local restaurant in Teaneck, usually a steak emporium. Its

POLITICAL PONDERINGS Confiscation Without Condemnation By N. Aaron Troodler, Esq. n light of the usual chatter on the world stage and the ongoing dialogue that takes place amongst members of the inte

OP ED What the Chag HaSemicha Means to Me Rabbi Jeremy Donath Cong. Darchei Noam air LawnOn March 23, Yeshiva University and RIETS will be celebrating their Chag HaSemicha celebration which takes pla

OPED Bid to Explain Climate Change Risks Losing The Argument Among the reports chapters are topics that are lightning rods for those skeptical of climate change. For example the significance of carbo

EVENTS The Observant Jew Fear and Small Spaces By Rabbi Jonathan Gewirtz s I parked in a shul parking lot one day, I noticed a small BMW slowly inching backwards to park between two other cars. It se

FIVE STAR CATERERS THE 59 WEDDING IS BACK Same venue, same price, great new menu options Call for details very menu is individually tailored to your special event, whether it be a wedding, sheva brac

FEATURES Spring for Kids Fashion on a Budget By Jenny Gans B ergenfieldPink and purple lovers rejoice. After extensive polling and research, Pantone a international firm based in Carlstadt, NJ whic

PARENTING Barbies For Boys Why Not By Annette Simmons M.Ed. can still fondly recall my childhood. Years spent playing with my assorted dolls and their accessories. Envisioning and creating imaginary

FEATURES Trust Me on This OneIm from the Future Confessions of an Accidental Futurist By George Friedman heres a scene in the movie Loopers where Joe, a character from the present time, announces t

FEATURES Halacha and Sustainability Michael Rogovin S ustainability is generally defined as utilizing resources to meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generatio

OP ED We Already Have The Answers To Humane Religious Slaughter By Mara Miele Reader, School of Planning and Geography at Cardiff University ith kosher and halal food an increasingly common feature o

LOCAL NEWS Bat Melech Founder to Visit Bergen County CONTINUED FROM P. 1 list for places in these shelters. The women on the waiting list are in abusive situations and are stuck until we can get th

FOOD Fried Fish FingersPetits Batons de Poisson By Lisa Reitman Dobi S ometimes you ache for a food from your past. Fish and chips bring me back to childhood times in London. With a dash of vinegar

FOOD BBQ Lovers Rejoice Wandering Que Pops Up in Teaneck By Elizabeth Kratz T eaneckGet out your napkins, bibs and Wetnaps March 23 is the first of two planned visits to Teaneck this spring by Jewi

FOOD Magnificent, Delicious and Easy A Taste of Pesach Promises to Deliver By Sandy Eller P esach a time when we have the maximum amount of work on our plates, but a minimum amount of time to get i

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PARENTING Bugged Out By Sarah Abenaim here was a bloodcurdling scream from upstairs, and even though voice was emanating from a bathroom tucked into a bedroom, it was loud and sharp, and pierced thro

PARENTING Lighting a Path for the Future Helping Our Children to Make Good Choices II By Dr. Mark Staum n the previous article, we ended with the comments of Rav Shlomo Wolbe, ztl, who discussed the

RELATIONSHIPS Happily Ever After By Reuben E. Gross, Ph.D. nce upon a time, when one heard the phrase, They got married and..., an internal cue would prompt the words, they lived happily ever after.

RELATIONSHIPS AREA ALERT TO ALL PARENTS CONTINUED FROM P. 1 his 20s who was wearing a baseball cap. Incident 2 Norwood Police are investigating a possible luring incident behind Norwood Public Sch

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CHINUCH Engineering Curriculum Inspires Day Schools, Yeshivot By Maayan JaffeJNS.org C IJE, the Center for Initiatives in Jewish Education, is a nonprofit organization that provides advanced class

HEALTH AND FITNESS Culturally Sensitive Treatment Temimah Zucker hen people hear that Im starting a nonprofit targeting the Jewish community with regard to eating disorders they often ask is having

HEALTH AND FITNESS Why Not All Carbs Are Created Equal By Chemmie Sokolic n my previous two articles I discussed the six nutrients that we all need to consume as part of a healthy balanced diet, i.e.

HEALTH AND FITNESS Is JOFEE the New Acronym for the Jewish Future By Jacob KamarasJNS.org M ore than five months after the Pew Research Centers A Portrait of Jewish Americans survey drew widespread

HUMOR Goalie Mom By Banji Latkin Ganchrow id you know that more moms of goalies suffer from irritable bowel syndrome, premature hair loss, anxiety, and unexplained weight loss Well, except for me on

SUSTAINABLE LIVING Is JOFEE the New Acronym for the Jewish Future CONTINUED FROM P. 53 I think that naming something is very powerful, said Savage. He said JOFEE is now the shorthand that were goin

PROFILE Chazzan Yaakov Motzen and Marsha Greenberg Motzen Harmonize Their Musical Lives By Bracha Schwartz E nglewoodHow do you make selections for a new CD when you have 47 years worth of songs to

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SPECIAL NEEDS Unpicking the Autism Puzzle by Linking Empathy to Reward By Bhismadev Chakrabarti He receives funding from Medical Research Council UK E mpathy is at the heart of human social life. I

SCHOOLS With a Song in Their Hearts By Estelle Glass T eaneckThe night of March 12 was stormy and the audience in the TABC Beit Midrash was sparse, but that did not dim the enthusiasm of the partic

SCHOOLS Rabbi Hershel Schachter and Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks to Be Honored With 2014 Katz Award N ew YorkYeshiva University Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Hershel Schachter, Nathan and Vivian Fink Distinguished

SCHOOLS YU Students Reach Out to Ukraine Leah Sokoloff Nursery School Celebrates Purim fter spending their winter break volunteering in Ukraines Jewish community, a group of Yeshiva University stud

SCHOOLS RYNJ Talmidot Do Double Mitzvah Yavneh Opera Club Sleepwalks O n Tuesday, March 11, members of one of the most popular clubs at Yavneh, the Monday Lunch Opera Club, had the experience of e

CAMPS Tizmoret Shoshana Growing Through the Arts Based on an article by Sara Olson alk into the living room of Dr. Mark and Mrs. Chana Singers apartment in Baltimore, MD, and you know this is the ho

SPORTS Bruriah A Team Another Solid Season By Ilana Markowitz B ruriah ended its regular season in the ALeague with a win against SAR. The Lightnings 84 record earned them a home court advantage in

SPORTS SAR Sting Middle School Hockey Champions By David Kolb Ira Miller Named New Tennis Coach at Yeshiva University By Yumacs.Com eshiva University Department of Athletics Recreation has announce

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TRAVEL Arava Tour Reveals Israels Pioneering Desert Agriculture By Sybil KaplanJNS.org rava, literally meaning desolate and dry area in Hebrew, on the map is a section of the Jordan Rift Valley, runn

MUSIC Schlusselberg Debuts Album of Acoustic Jewish Music By Elizabeth Kratz TeaneckRabbi David Schlusselberg, who loves teaching Torah to high school students at the Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School

GARBS GADGETRY Remote Access and Making it Work for You By Shneur Garb everal doctors I know say they are constantly bombarded with small healthrelated questions any time they bump into someone they

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Dr. Mor Zilberstein Opens Family Medicine Practice in Englewood D r. Lara Mor Zilberstein has opened North Bergen Family Medicine, LLC, a new family medicine practice, 15 Engle S

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Tips for Hiring Foreign Workers The H1B Visa Specialty Occupations By Michael J. Wildes, Esq. New Company Debuts MultiCharacter Customizable Childrens Books By Aliza Chasan T h

FINANCE Political Ideals and Economic Realities By Elozor M. Preil No law can guarantee financial outcomes The principal method for governments to effect change is to enact and enforce new lawswith

COMMUNITY CALENDAR MARCH 20TH SHABBAT MARCH 21 22 Scholar in Residence Rabbi Aharon Hersh Fried Congregation Keter Torah, 600 Roemer Avenue, Teaneck Rabbi Fried is an Associate Professor of Psycholog

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