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My Trip To The Vatican

Serving as the President of the New York Board of Rabbis has been quite an experience. In this capacity, I have had the privilege...

Yeshiva Tiferes Moshe Pre-1A Makes A Siyum On Alef-Beis

Yeshiva Tiferes Moshe’s Pre-1A boys have reached a huge milestone, with the help of HaKadosh Baruch Hu. After many months of learning and practicing,...

Vaad Harabonim Of Queens Sponsors Community Kashrus Awareness Event

The Vaad Harabonim of Queens (VHQ) was founded over 50 years ago with the goal of strengthening and maintaining the institutions of our Torah...

J&Z Couture: Neighborhood Store With A Story

Our community is enhanced by a variety of stores that add the personal touch. One such store is J&Z Couture at 69-66 Main Street. The...

POLITICS

Anti-Semitism In Poland Is No Purim Shpiel

Some 63 percent of the Polish respondents in a recent study conducted by the Center of Research on Prejudice at Warsaw University believe the...

OPINION

Purim: Hashem’s Stethoscope

“ Iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.” (Mishlei 27:17) I saw…People talking without speaking, people hearing without listening… (Simon & Garfunkel) ***** Roughly two hundred years ago,...

Why You Should Not Pay For Your Son Or Daughter To...

Approximately three million Jews, 90% of Polish Jewry, were murdered during World War II on Polish soil. The majority of them perished in concentration...

Mueller Time

This past week, a grand jury put to rest the claims that have been made by President Trump and some of his supporters that...

Newsflash! The Truth Works!

There is a well-known story of a chasid who was about to relocate to a country within Czarist Russia. Before doing so, he decided...

STYLE & LIVING

Where Does It Hurt?

Feel like you’re just treading water some days? Sigh. I wish I could put some cool bandages on your broken spirit. We are all...

Year Of Yes: How To Dance It Out, Stand In...

This book will help you:  Feel validated in many of the common struggles of women and mothers  Think about how you might want to...

Under The Nook

Many of the homes I work with have attic floors with sloped walls. In larger homes, people do not mind throwing on extra walls...

Someone Else’s Thoughts On Dating

A couple of weeks ago I invited people to write the “Dating Today” column for one week. I wanted the chance to let others...

TORAH

Thoughts On Making The Front Cover

This neighborhood has developed a ritual of informing me whenever I make the front page of the Queens Jewish Link. “Oh, did you see...

Crispy Hamentaschen with a Triple-Chocolate Filling

For the crust 150 grams (1 cup + 1 tbs.) white flour 100 grams (3.5 oz.) cold Tnuva Butter, cubed 50 grams (1/4 cup) white...

‘Rabbi, Do You Believe In G-d?’

In 1974, the landscape of kiruv and Jewish outreach changed forever. R’ Noach Weinberg, zt”l, founded Aish HaTorah, the renowned yeshivah and international organization...

Daily Morning Talis and T’filin Routine

I. Order of Precedence Should you put on your t’filin before you put on your talis? On one hand, t’filin is holier (see Megillah...