FEATURED

A Kidney Match Made In Heaven For A KGH Resident

I must say, baruch Hashem, I live in an amazing community and I live on an amazing block. There are so many wonderful hashgachah...

LOCAL

Chabad Of Forest Hills Expands At New Location

Chabad of Forest Hills North’s new location at 110-10 70th Road is attracting all types of Jews and providing many services. The transition after Pesach...

Full House Attends OHEL’s 14th Annual Golf Day, Which Included Inaugural...

OHEL’s recent 14th Annual Rosemil Healthcare Golf & Tennis Classic Tournament took place on Monday, June 18 at Engineers Country Club, in Roslyn Harbor...

Chazaq Hosts Marathon Shiurim On Shiv’ah Asar B’Tamuz

Shiv’ah Asar B’Tamuz is a fast day on which we commemorate many tragedies that occurred to the Jewish People. It begins The Three Weeks,...

Center For The Jewish Future Offers Array Of Inspirational Shiurim And...

As the Jewish calendar passes through the summer months, the period colloquially known as “The Three Weeks” is being observed through various stages of mourning...

POLITICS

Nine Ideas For The Nine Days

The Three Weeks are now becoming The Nine Days, and life has just gotten far more difficult. No laundering, no pleasure showers, no swimming,...

American Jewry’s Apathy Towards Israel

When President Truman recognized Israel in 1948 after the War of Independence, American Jews wholeheartedly supported the fledgling Jewish state. After the Six-Day War,...

OPINION

Great Presidential Speeches: Then and Now

This week I am going to do something different. Instead of addressing specific comments made by our current president, I am going to let...

Exodus, 2018 Style

New York is the biggest city in the US. Tens of millions of tourists flock here every year, and the Big Apple is the...

Why Roe V. Wade Is So Important – Especially During The...

By the time you read this essay, we will all know the name of President Trump’s second Supreme Court pick. There is one thing,...

To The #Never Trumpers: America Elected A President, Not A...

Not that Rabbi Schonfeld needs my defending, but I would like to address the op-ed written by Rabbi Barry Kornblau in last week’s paper. Firstly,...

STYLE & LIVING

Maran HaRav Ovadia Yosef zt”l

July 23, 1984: Israeli election results were in! The results indicated that the Alignment and Likud parties would form a coalition government (When a...

Most Smiles Are Started By Another Smile

So have you succeeded in eliminating all stressors from your life yet? I didn’t think so. How about we do the next best thing?...

How A Parent’s Estate Plan Can Impact A Child With Special...

Last month we discussed the importance of keeping your special needs plan up to date and being prepared for changes in life circumstances which...

Are You Embarrassed By Whom You’re Dating?

The title for this article is horrible. It’s a horrible thing to ask someone or to even think. But it got your attention, didn’t...

TORAH

The Three Weeks 2018 – Part 1

Seriously Anticipating Mashiach’s Arrival We are now within the Three Weeks period prior to Tish’ah B’Av. May we see the salvation before this Tish’ah B’Av. HaRav...

Helping a Zimun of Ten

Question: One man combines with nine other men for a zimun, but the one man will continue eating alone afterwards. Does he have to...

Beyond Normal

The last few days have been quite hot in the New York area, to say the least. With temperatures in the upper 90s, and...

Know Thy Enemy

A young Israeli soldier by the name of Tamir grew up in the small Israeli town of Matan, near a Palestinian village close to...