FEATURED

Yom HaKaddish HaKlali Annual Asarah B’Teves Program At YIKGH

This year’s Yom HaKaddish HaKlali Asarah B’Teves program took place on Sunday evening, January 8, at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills. The...

Rebbetzin Ruth Schonfeld: An Appreciation

I knew Rebbetzin Ruth Schonfeld since I was a small child, when she came to Kew Gardens Hills after her marriage to Rabbi Fabian...

LOCAL

Special Chanukah Celebration At Beth Gavriel In Forest Hills

On the last night of Chanukah, Sunday, January 1, a large group of community members gathered at Beth Gavriel in Forest Hills for a...

Midreshet HANC Chanukah Reunion

This past October, Midreshet HANC was launched under the direction of the beloved m’chaneches and Assistant Director of Israel guidance, Mrs. Linda Nathan. The...

Bnos Malka Hosts Intergeneration Day

Monday was a special day in Bnos Malka – not because it was the beginning of the week, or the month, or the secular...

Chabad On Campus Of Queens Hosts Scholar-In-Residence

Chabad on Campus of Queens launched a pilot for a distinctive, advanced Torah program. “We’ve been working with college students in Queens since 2004,”...

POLITICS

Meng Applauds Passage Of House Resolution That Denounces U.N. Vote On...

Congresswoman was original cosponsor of the measure U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and its Subcommittee on the...

Huckabee And His Support Of Missionaries In Israel

I do not own a television but I work out in a gym that does have a TV. As soon as I enter the...

Orthodox Union Applauds US House For Passing Resolution Countering UN Security...

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, applauded the US House of Representatives for passing House...

Out With The Old, In With The New

I have never been too enthralled with New Year’s “yom tov” celebrations. I have always found them to be frivolous and misguided. The idea...

OPINION

Short Memories

Timing is everything. I was planning to write an article about the continued uproar concerning the United States abstention in the Security Council to...

Real-Life Mysteries

One of the weirdest things about putting on your coat or jacket after months of not wearing it is all the weird things you...

BDS Struggles With Diminishing Returns

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely shared very good news with a group of rabbis and other leaders from the Diaspora when she spoke with...

Your Say • Readers Write

Dear Editor: I was with former Governor Mike Huckabee in Maale Adumim on Tuesday, January 3, at the cornerstone-laying ceremony. The group traveling with him...

STYLE & LIVING

Getting Catfished

Every year new words are added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Usually a word is added when it has become part of everyday speech when...

Designing An Elderly Exercise Plan – Even For The Frail

As the weather begins to turn cold, we have a natural tendency to hibernate and neglect our need for exercise. Generally, developing fitness plans...

The Awakened Family: A Revolution In Parenting By Shefali Tsabary

This book will help you:  Understand how core fears may be triggering you in your parenting challenges  Better regulate your emotions when parenting Children are...

Social Skills Quiz

All right, all you bakers out there. What is the perfect recipe for guaranteeing achievement and success in life? Don’t exactly have one, do...

TORAH

Make Sure Brain Is On Before Putting Mouth In Gear

“But as for me, when I traveled from Padam, Rachel died on me in the land of Canaan on the road, while there was...

Shemoneh Esrei 52 Boundless Chesed

Ha’tov ki lo chalu rachamecha The Beneficent One, for Your compassions were never exhausted, and the Compassionate One, for Your kindnesses never ended – always...

A Soulful Sacrifice

 In many ancient European communities, there existed a pinkas, or sefer kehillos, which collected documents, lists, personal memoirs – some in their original unedited...

Love Among Brothers

The last testament of Jacob to his children is a spiritual testament. When the righteous depart from this world, they do not concern themselves...