We all know the miracle of Chanukah. We also know that dreams do sometimes come true.
In the case of the Beit Midrash of Teaneck, which only began several short months ago, both dreams and miracles are taking place. Twice a week, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 a.m.
Cong. Rinat Yisrael will be hosting Judge Rachel Freier who will speak on “My Journey to the Bench” at 4 p.m. on Shabbat, Dec. 15.
Judge Freier, whose career was highlighted in the recent acclaimed film “93 Queen”, campaigned and was elected
Anshei Lubavitch of Fair Lawn celebrated Yud Tes Kislev with a candlelit dinner and farbrengen. Rabbi Eli Kornfeld of Chabad of Hunterdon County joined the celebration as the guest speaker. Yud Tes Kislev commemorates the day that Rabbi Shneur Zalman, the founder of the Chabad movement, was liberated from
On December 5, JFCS volunteers Dani Volerich and Gloria Schackner had the privilege of delivering the 42,000th and 42,001st Kosher Meals-on-Wheels of 2018. Dani has been volunteering with JFCS for over 6 years and loves being able to help seniors. She finds it to be incredibly rewarding. Dani’s client
The iCAN Teen Task Force is an elite leadership group preparing high school students with knowledge and confidence to tackle anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiment in the world today.
The third meeting at the Jewish Federation in Paramus on Wednesday,
Yeshivat Chovevei Torah (YCT) Rabbinical School, a pioneering Orthodox rabbinical school, announced that is has partnered with NYU’s Bronfman Center, a remarkably vibrant center for university Jewish life, to create the NYU Certificate in Spiritual Leadership and Social Impact.
The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will be holding a super fun, interactive magic show on Tuesday, December 25, 10:30-11:30 a.m., for families who are home with the kids. Internationally acclaimed magician David Levitan will delight the whole family with his sleight-of-hand, walk-around magic that is 100 percent interactive and full
(Courtesy of Yeshivat Noam) Yeshivat Noam is excited to bring its Nitzanei Noam Nursery School to Shomrei Torah in Fair Lawn for the 2019/2020 school year. Yeshivat Noam has the opportunity to continue the long legacy of quality nursery school programming that Shomrei Torah has been known for over the years. The new program will
(Courtesy of Lubavitch on the Palisades) Lubavitch on the Palisades ushered in the first night of Chanukah with a Family Festival and Menorah Contest. The children’s creativity, hard work and effort were heartwarming and inspirational. Each contestant received a prize, in addition to the grand prize winners.
On December 14-15, NJNCSY, in conjunction with NYNCSY, will host its first-ever 4G shabbaton. 4G, a play on words for “for girls,” is a division of New Jersey NCSY created to empower young women and inspire them religiously and secularly as they look ahead to the future.
High school girls from the
(Courtesy of TEAM Shabbos) In just one week, shuls and communities across the county will join together for the annual National Association of Chevra Kadisha TEAM Shabbos. Following last year’s tremendous success, the fourth annual Traditional End-of-Life Awareness Movement (TEAM) Shabbos returns this Shabbat, Parshat Vayechi, December