FEATURED

Hands-On Program In KGH Teaches How To Prepare For An...

On Monday evening, September 11, at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills, the OU and the Queens Jewish Community Council hosted an informative...

The Dawn Of A New Era: YU Looks To Queens

Forest Hills native Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman becomes YU’s new President As the Jewish world prepares to greet the New Year, America’s flagship Jewish institution,...

LOCAL

Young Israel Of Fort Lee Attracts Young Families And Empty Nesters

People who move to Los Angeles often stay long term, as the weather is beautiful and the kosher restaurants are numerous. However, after three...

The Storm As Messenger

Can one see the Hand of G-d in this recent storm that pounded through the Caribbean and then headed forcefully to Florida and other...

ALEH Pays Tribute To “Guardian Angel” Of Israel’s Disability Community

ALEH Jerusalem Ladies Committee 25th Gala Event Honors The Legacy Of The Late Rivka Chervin-Weinberger, Champion Of Disability Care In Israel On Monday, September 11, the ALEH Jerusalem...

Agudath Israel Hosts NY Assembly Members To Explore Relief For...

New York Assembly Members from around the city met with Agudah activists and community leaders to explore options for relief for tuition paying parents...

POLITICS

Time For Reform To Get With The Program

President Trump made the much-anticipated call to wish the Jews a Happy New Year. He stated that the tradition of Judaism “strengthens our nation...

Viewing Columbus Differently

  For over 500 years, history has extolled Christopher Columbus’s explorations to the New World. But as of late, there has been a ground swell...

OPINION

My Post-Storm Rosh HaShanah Reflections

The recent storms in Houston and the Southeast have dominated our thoughts, emotions, and efforts. They have also introduced new and renewed relationships for...

Going To Shul

The High Holidays are a time for people to come together in unity and then pray silently in seats their in-laws bought for them....

Israel’s Weapons Of Tomorrow Are Here Today

During the wars it fought in the past, Israel’s military leaders depended heavily on the dedication, determination, and heroism of soldiers to be victorious....

STYLE & LIVING

Aspire To Inspire…Before You Expire

Would you like some chia seeds sprinkled on that gluten-free salad with a few drops of my super overpriced coconut oil? Indeed, it takes...

That’s What You Get For Snooping

I received an email from someone who needed advice and direction about resolving the issue that he got himself into. Dear Goldy, I’ve been dating a...

What If You Don’t Die?

Why Ignoring the Importance of Incapacity Planning Can Have Serious Consequences It’s a common misconception that all your efforts to create a comprehensive estate...

Beautiful Apples

Around two years ago, I visited an elegant home in Flatbush in order to measure the kitchen window for a valance. I found myself...

TORAH

Shema 18 Enter and Exit with Care

U’ch’savtam al mezuzos beisecha u’vish’arecha And write them on the doorposts of your house and upon your gates. ***** A mezuzah contains within it the pasuk of...

Silent Contemplation

Last week marked the sixteenth anniversary of the horrific attacks of September 11, 2001. A few years ago, on September 11, I was teaching...

Yonah: Getting the Message

“Hashem occasioned a large male fish to swallow Yonah, and Yonah was in the fish for three days and three nights. And he prayed...

Finding Religion In A Reform Temple

The renowned Yeshiva Ohr Somayach in Jerusalem is comprised of students from all over the globe. Young men and women who wish to understand...