The Patron of the Arts Program at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will host its second annual Premier Speaker Event on Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m., featuring internationally celebrated actor, author, director and science advocate Alan Alda, who will provide an evening of laughter and conversation that focuses on the art of
At a recent event in Englewood, Hatzalah and its sister organization, United Rescue, shared its life-saving model of free, volunteer-based, emergency medical services with prompt response time with members of the Englewood community and for the benefit of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center. Former mayor of Englewood and 26 year
The excitement in the air was palpable as a capacity crowd filed into the majestic Terrace on the Park in Flushing, New York, on Thursday night, March 15. Over 700 people representing a broad cross-section of American Jewry converged to celebrate the National Council of Young Israel (NCYI), fete an array of worthy
(Courtesy of NORPAC) On Sunday afternoon, Yael and Rabbi Steven Weil hosted a NORPAC pro-Israel event for Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) at their home in Teaneck.
Peter J. Roskam currently serves as the chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Tax Policy, the chairman of the House
On Shabbat evening, more than 50 people filled the Jachter home for a question and answer session with MIT Professor Jeremy England. Dr. England, a passionate and articulate Orthodox Jew, is a Nobel Prize-track scientist who has developed breakthrough approaches to reconciling Torah with contemporary science. Dr. England, included
(Courtesy of NCSY) NJ NCSY successfully ran its first-ever eighth-grade shabbaton. Over 50 eighth graders from yeshiva day schools across New Jersey enjoyed an uplifting Shabbat at Congregation Bnai Yeshurun in Teaneck. The shabbaton culminated with an awesome snow tubing event on Saturday night.
Responding to the nationwide gun control marches being held this Saturday, and emphasizing the difficulty of participating due to Shabbat coupled with the importance of taking action, a group of yeshiva high school students has decided to hold their own march, scheduled for this Sunday, March 25.
Organizers Adira Barber and Danit Forman, Ma’ayanot Yeshiva
(Courtesy of Age Friendly Teaneck) As a way to educate and encourage students to consider elder care as a career path, Age Friendly Teaneck (www.agefriendlyteaneck.org) will initiate a four-week Career Exploration Internship for two outstanding and motivated high school juniors or seniors, who are Teaneck residents, in Summer 2018,
Sunni Herman, a Teaneck resident and the Executive Vice President of the Jewish Home at Rockleigh, is set to be the guest of honor at the upcoming annual Shulamith of Brooklyn dinner on Sunday, April 22 at the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center.
Sunni is a proud and committed