FEATURED

Rabbi Steinberg Honored At YIQV Gala Dinner

It was an appreciation of a life’s work, told by longtime Young Israel of Queens Valley congregants and members of Rabbi Peretz Steinberg’s family,...

Creating More Jobs: The Uphill Battle

Most people are dazzled by technology – they can’t get enough of it in their lives. But not everybody. Mention the word to some...

LOCAL

Yeshiva Har Torah Fourth Grade Visits Environmental Center

The Yeshiva Har Torah 4th grade visited the Alley Pond Park environmental center. The students learned about the Native American tribes that lived on...

Rabbi Ken Spiro Speaks In KGH

“Today, the number one reason for hating Jews is Israel.” On Thursday evening, February 2, Rabbi Ken Spiro spoke at the Young Israel of...

Rambam Honors Leadership And Chesed

The motto of Rambam Mesivta’s Student Activities Program is “A Team for Every Talent. A Club for Every Curiosity. A Place for Every Person.”...

Bnos Malka Annual Rashi Breakfast

This past week, the 3rd grade talmidos of Bnos Malka Academy held their annual Rashi Breakfast. After the students completed learning “Rashi Script,” they...

POLITICS

Has The Democratic Party Lost Its Mandate?

In our democratic system, the opposition party (the Democrats in this instance) is part of the checks and balances that monitors the Executive Branch,...

Iran In The Crosshairs

Barring regime change, Iran continues to threaten the world. One of the reasons Donald Trump was elected was to deal with the bad deal...

Orthodox Union Congratulates Betsy DeVos Upon Her Confirmation As Department Of...

Secretary of EducationLast week, the United States Senate confirmed Betsy DeVos to be the Secretary of the US Department of Education. Nathan Diament, Executive Director...

OPINION

Your Say • Readers Write

Dear Editor: It’s not okay that an article was published a few issues ago about the “African American community.” It is inappropriate and culturally incompetent...

My Bubble Has Burst!

“How could McGovern lose? Everyone I know voted for him,” is a quote often attributed to film critic Pauline Kael following George McGovern’s crushing...

Creating More Jobs: The Uphill Battle

Most people are dazzled by technology – they can’t get enough of it in their lives. But not everybody. Mention the word to some...

The Bowling Green Massacre

Last week, Public Policy Polling asked the following question in a survey: “Do you agree or disagree with the statement ‘The Bowling Green massacre...

STYLE & LIVING

Learning, Earning, and Yearning

Something’s missing, but I just can’t figure out exactly what it is. Sure, you can stay plugged into your phone all day, stay as...

Self-Reg: How To Help Your Child (And You) Break The Stress...

This book will help you:  Understand the domains of stress that may contribute to your child’s acting out  Soothe your child and teach them...

Poor Posture: What Can Be Done About It

Bad habits are a part of life. Everyone engages in at least a few bad habits, and many people pick them up without even...

“I Never Realized…”

I try to provide practical advice when I give advice in this column. True, most of the time I write of something that I...

TORAH

Gedolei Yisrael The World Over Address The Launch Of New Dirshu...

It was shalosh seudos time at Mesivta Tiferes Yerushalayim. The year was 1979. The Gadol Hador, the Posek Hador, HaGaon HaRav Moshe Feinstein, zt”l,...

Shemoneh Esrei 57 Growing Pains

In Shemoneh Esrei 54 and 56, we wrote about amazing people who made the choice to live and continue serving Hashem while in the...

Human Nature And The Torah

“Jethro, the minister of Midian, Moses’ father-in-law, heard everything that G-d did to Moses and to Israel His people – that G-d had taken...

Learning To Enjoy This World

“And He does kindness to thousands of generations, to those whom He loves and those who guard His mitzvos.” – Sh’mos 20:6 In the Aseres...