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Thursday, September 21, 2017

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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 years as the assistant rabbi at a large shul in LA, Rabbi Zev and Dr. Michal Goldberg moved back to New Jersey three years ago to serve as rabbi and rebbetzin of Young

Scenes from Project Yechi’s Annual Barbecue

Upon Aliyah, Englewood’s Rabbi Shmuel Goldin Joins NBN as Senior Scholar

Rabbi Shmuel Goldin, a beloved figure among Jewish leadership in North America and the spiritual leader over the past 33 years of the vibrant Congregation Ahavath Torah in Englewood, made aliyah with his wife this week, through the assistance of Nefesh B’Nefesh. NBN works in close cooperation with Keren

Shalom Torah Academy Welcomes Josh Pruzansky

Shalom Torah Academy is proud to announce the recent hiring of Josh Pruzansky to serve in the capacity of senior director of institutional advancement.

Mr. Pruzansky comes with 28 years of experience working for the Jewish community, serving as executive director of several educational

Hundreds Turn Out to Walk for Friendship Circle

Friendship Circle of Bergen County held its annual Friendship Walk this past Sunday. Hundreds of participants enjoyed a lovely event in the sun with food, exhibits, and a BMX bike show. The annual Walk is the main fundraiser for the organization which serves dozens of families with special needs children

‘Hold Me Tight’® Comes to NYC in November

Frum marriage enhancement two-day retreat will be held November 12 and 13.

(Courtesy of Hold Me Tight®) “Love and marriage may be the most used and the most potent words in the English language,” states Dr. Sue Johnson, developer and researcher of Emotionally Focused therapy for couples

Cong. Beth Aaron to Host Rabbi Baruch Simon

Rabbi Baruch Simon, Rosh Yeshiva at RIETS, will give a special Yamim Noraim shiur, “Emes: A Pathway to Teshuva,” on Monday, September 25, at 8:15 p.m., at Congregation Beth Aaron. All are invited and encouraged to attend.

Congregation Beth Aaron is located at 950 Queen Anne Road in

Jack Flamholz Water Sustainability Project Invites Community for a Day of Water Exploration

Join the Jack Flamholz Water Sustainability Project and the Teaneck Creek Conservancy on October 8 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. for a fun-filled day learning about water. In a celebration incorporating the symbolic nature of water during this time of year, and the Simchat Beit Hashoevah from the time of the Beit Hamikdash,

Rabbis Berman and Miller to Deliver Concurrent Hausman/Stern Kinus Teshuva Lectures

Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman, Yeshiva University’s fifth president, and Rabbi Dovid Miller, rosh yeshiva at YU-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, will be the featured speakers at the 33rd Annual Hausman/Stern Kinus Teshuva Lectures. The lectures, given between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, will take place in

Englewood Youth Hold Car Wash to Benefit Houston Jewish Community

On Sunday, September 10, the East Hill Synagogue and Kehilat Kesher Youth Departments led an amazing car wash to help benefit the Jewish people in Houston who were hit hard by Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey caused a great deal of destruction. Families suffered devastating losses. Many homes

Englewood Teen Conducts Scientific Research in Israel

Last month, one of New Jersey’s budding scientists, Abraham (AJ) Druck of Englewood, returned from four weeks on the Weizmann Institute’s campus in Rehovot, Israel. The Weizmann Institute of Science is one of the world’s leading scientific research institutions, with nearly 4,000 researchers making a global impact in areas

IAC Cinematec Presents Ben-Gurion Epilogue at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will show interview footage with David Ben-Gurion on Sunday, September 24, from 7:30-9 p.m.

Six hours of footage, filmed in 1968 when he was 82, has recently been discovered and released. The setting is his secluded home in the desert, removed from all political