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Taking the Air Out of Airbnb

A few weeks ago Airbnb implemented a change in policy and decided to blacklist Jewish homes located in the West Bank. Upon hearing of this, students at...

The Business Of Kashrus

Why The Vaad Of Flatbush Wasn’t Wrong To Cancel Comedy Event At Eatery On Monday, the New York Daily News published an article about Leah...

LOCAL

Arrests Made In 108th Street Beating, Masbia Volunteer Praised For Intervening

Two teenagers have been arrested and charged with first-degree felony gang assault and second-degree felony assault last week for the Wednesday, November 28, beating...

‘Big Reuse’ Aims To Teach NYC About Composting

Did you see the very cheerful (but cold) gentlemen from Big Reuse, a nonprofit that works in conjunction with the NYC Department of Sanitation,...

Melinda Katz Declares Run For Queens DA

Queens Borough President Melinda Katz announced her intention to run for District Attorney, entering a crowded race that seeks to reshape the borough’s top...

Torah Umesorah Sponsors Successful ‘Conversation With Rabbi Berel Wein’ In...

Part II To Be Held December 23 At YCQ On Sunday, November 18, Torah Umesorah sponsored a “Conversation with Rabbi Berel Wein” at the Hebrew...

POLITICS

The Tenth Day Of Teves: A Must In The Jewish...

The tenth day of Teves is rapidly approaching. It is one of the sad dates in the Jewish calendar, for it commemorates the beginning...

Reflections On Bush 41

The Bush Family claims a heritage from the Great Charlemagne. I believe it. Barbara Bush also had Charlemagne bloodlines. They carried themselves with profound...

OPINION

Your Say • Readers Write

Dear Editor: Regarding the recent article in the Queens Jewish Link about the recent Agudah convention: I watched the video on the session titled, “Leadership Lounge:...

The Business Of Kashrus

Why The Vaad Of Flatbush Wasn’t Wrong To Cancel Comedy Event At Eatery On Monday, the New York Daily News published an article about Leah...

Stock Buybacks: Fun, But Not For The Faint-Hearted

There’s nothing stockholders like better than companies that buy back their own shares, and the reason is obvious: These purchases boost the price of...

What Happens If The Mueller Report Comes Up With Nothing?

On May 16, 2017, Robert Mueller was announced as Special Counsel for the investigation of collusion between Russia and the 2016 Donald Trump presidential...

STYLE & LIVING

Interrupting Worry With Positive Thoughts…Sorry…

Are you a natural Worst-Case-Scenario expert like me? One thought. Oh no. Here comes another. There you go again: creating those monsters in your...

Faux News

The House of Chanel took a bold step in banning fur and exotic skins from its collections in making a public statement that they...

Sometimes The Shadchan Is At Fault

Before the hate mail starts coming, based on the title of this article alone, read the article first and then decide if you want...

Nutrition Notes

Dear Alice, I was wondering why you limit foods like olive oil, avocado, nuts, fruit, and certain proteins. Aren’t these foods good for you? On...

TORAH

The Red Birthmark

When Menashe Rosenberg* was born, he was a fine and healthy baby. He grew up living an unremarkable life in Israel. However, he had...

Reaching For The Gold

As we transition to a new tefilah on which to focus, we would like to revisit the purpose of Tefilah (and all mitzvos), and...

Above The Storm

Last week, I had the pleasure of spending Shabbos in Chicago. I was invited to deliver a parenting lecture on Motzaei Shabbos for the...

Are You Willing To Journey Into The Unknown?

There is a story told of a man who was captured behind enemy lines during war. To his horror, he was then sentenced to...

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