Monday, October 22, 2018


Rabbi Rothwachs Offers Lectures on Sefer Yonah

Rabbi Larry Rothwachs of Congregation Beth Aaron is offering a lecture series on the Book of Jonah, “Sefer Yonah: Models of Teshuva and Profiles of Prayer.” All sessions begin at 8:30 p.m.

The schedule is as follows:

Give Lubavitch on the Palisades 22 Minutes, It Will Give You the World

Lubavitch on the Palisades invites the community to a special Selichot farbrengen with its rabbis in residence: Rabbi Shain, Rabbi Gershovitz, Rabbi Katz and Rabbi Gluckowsky. Each rabbi will speak for 22 minutes on a different topic including confidence, happiness, repentance and redemption. Have you ever heard a rabbi

Renewal to Co-Sponsor Kiddush at Congregation Beth Sholom

This Shabbat, August 25, Renewal, the comprehensive resource for kidney donors and recipients, is co-sponsoring a kiddush together with transplant recipient Cantor Leon Lissek and his family and kidney donor Rabbi Shelley Kniaz and her family, to celebrate and express gratitude to Hashem on the occasion of the first

Nefesh B’Nefesh Brings New Jerseyans ‘Home’

Since 2002, Nefesh B’Nefesh has been helping streamline the aliyah process for new olim, bringing more than 57,000 new Israeli citizens to the country on over 55 charter and group flights since the organization’s inception. Each summer has seen two full charter flights, one in July

OU Launches Women’s Rosh Chodesh Series

In promoting its mission of spreading high-level Torah study to women worldwide, the OU Women’s Initiative launched a new program, its Virtual Rosh Chodesh Lunch & Learn Series on August 12, Rosh Chodesh Elul, with a noon shiur presented by Rebbetzin Shani Taragin. Women throughout the world can now infuse their

Young Israel of Fort Lee Hosts Tuvia Tenenbom

On Monday, August 13, Young Israel of Fort Lee, in conjunction with Jewish National Fund, hosted renowned journalist Tuvia Tenenbom for a special lunch and learn event. Nearly 100 people ventured out in the heavy rain to hear Tenenbom speak about his experiences traveling the globe. Rabbi Dr. Saul Landa, chair of YIFL’s

Kaplen JCC Holds Well-Attended Annual ‘Play Fore! the Kids’ Event

(Courtesy of Kaplen JCC) For the 18th year in a row, JCC family and friends gathered on a perfect summer day to take part in the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades’ “Play Fore! the Kids,” which supports programming for children who are differently abled.

This year’s

NORPAC Hosts Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) in Teaneck

(Courtesy of NORPAC) On a recent morning, Tammy and Moshe Greenberg hosted a NORPAC event in support of Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) at their home in Teaneck. Lance serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and he is vice chair of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade. His district is just west of

Alaris Health Is Always on Call

Rabbi Chananya Kanner is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to assist Jewish patients with all their religious needs. Alaris Health Chateau, Sub Acute Rehab, located at 96 Parkway, Rochelle Park, New Jersey, is renowned for its excellent, high level and caring professional staff who go “the extra mile” to help all

93Queen Screening Sells Out

The screening of the film 93Queen took place at Teaneck Cinema with a question and answer session with director Paula Eiselt and Judge Ruchie Freier and her daughter. The film screening was packed with community members.

Prepare for the Holidays With Lamdeinu

Prepare for Rosh Hashanah with these upcoming Lamdeinu lectures. Rabbi Hayyim Angel will speak on the uncertainty principle in the Books of Yonah and Yoel on Wed., Sept. 5, at 1 p.m., followed by Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky with a discussion on the untold history of Kol Nidrei that evening at 8:15 pm. The next evening,

Thurnauer School of Music and Forte Piano of Paramus Hold 14th Annual Piano Sale

The Thurnauer School of Music and Forte Piano of Paramus are pleased to announce the 13th annual Labor Day Piano Sale, to be held Friday, August 31, and Sunday, September 2, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Monday, September 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., in the Taub Auditorium of the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave., Tenafly.