FEATURED

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis’ Life And Legacy Commemorated On First Yahrzeit

On Wednesday evening, August 9, a large crowd gathered at the Hineni Center in Manhattan for a memorial and yahrzeit dinner in honor of...

Alliance Of Bukharian Americans Takes Key Steps In Bringing Agudath...

The Alliance and Agudath Israel meet in Forest Hills. Unified communities will bring results The Alliance of Bukharian Americans (ABA) met with leadership from...

LOCAL

HALB Summer Educational Technology Institute

For the fourth summer in a row, faculty and staff members of the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach (HALB), which encompasses the Lev Chana...

Yeshiva Sha’arei Zion To Expand Class Space

With more students in Queens applying for yeshivah education, Yeshiva Shaarei Zion in Forest Hills is responding to the call, announcing ten new classrooms...

Gedolei Torah and Horaah Address Siyum on Second Cycle of...

Siyumim Celebrating New Poskim Held on Three Continents “Recently I saw an older man, perhaps he was 70 years old, preparing a coffee on Shabbos....

Tu B’Av And Shadchanus: Should We Pay The Shadchan For...

Upon the conclusion of a sad and somber Tishah B’Av, less than one week later the Jewish people celebrate the exciting “yom tov” of...

POLITICS

When I Asked PM Sharon To Build A Synagogue On...

After the latest round of historical revisionism by the Arab world regarding the Temple Mount, Metal Detector Gate, and over a thousand Jews ascending...

The Dilemma For The Future Of Legal Immigration

President Trump threw his support last week behind legislation that will define the future level of legal immigration into the US by proposing a...

OPINION

The Charlottesville Riots

I hope you are reading this column sitting down. The shock of what I am going to say may cause a severe reaction in...

Your Say • Readers Write

Dear Editor: In Goldy Krantz’s Dating column (“Calling Back,” August 3 issue), she laments that some people don’t respond to their date or the shadchan...

Taking A Ride

New York City summers are notorious for being hot and humid. You walk outside for a few minutes and you cannot wait to get...

Air Out The Car

The following is a list of thoughts that went through my head on the way to and from my brother’s wedding. He had the...

STYLE & LIVING

Life After Death: Look Deeper

The bus ride to school was always quiet. I used to slump my half-awake self in a seat in the back of the bus,...

Ecivda And Noitseggus: An Occasional Column Of Advice And Suggestions

Dating Tip #23 Don’t answer the question a date asks you until you’ve heard it again anew. Naturally, when dating, we get asked some of the...

Chapter Three: Article

Recap: Mrs. Mintz tells Miri that when she was a little girl living in Miami during World War II, she and her friend were...

How To Make A First Date Less Stressful

I had to check to be sure I wasn’t misquoting the Boy Scouts here, so I double-checked on Google and I was right: The...

TORAH

Why Do We Err?

“If there should stand up in your midst a prophet or a dreamer of a dream, and he will produce to you a sign...

Fear Is The Gateway Of True Wisdom

“And now, Israel, what does Hashem, your G-d, ask of you? Only to fear G-d, to walk in all His ways, and to love...

You Will Save Many Lives

From all over Europe, thousands of Yidden would come to visit the holy Rebbe of Ruzhin, R’ Yisrael Friedman, zt” l. For a young...

Limiting Beliefs

“And now, Yisrael, what is Hashem, your G-d, asking of you? Merely to fear Hashem, to go in all of His ways, to love...