Tuesday, July 17, 2018


CBY Teen Minyan Enjoys Night Out

NORPAC Hosts Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC) in Englewood

On Sunday morning, Naomi and Dr. Daniel Feuer co-hosted an event in Englewood with Drs. Lynn Sugarman and David Wisotsky for Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC).

Mark Meadows was elected to Congress after a 27-year career as a small business owner. He sits on the House Oversight and Government

Six Touro Grad Schools Come Together for Commencement

(Courtesy of Touro College) David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center filled with thousands of exuberant graduate students and their families and friends on June 14 to celebrate the 37th commencement of the Touro College Division of Graduate Studies.

Diplomas were conferred on 1,425 members

AMIT Shabbat Summer Afternoon Tea to Remember Anita Scharf, z”l

The AMIT Hindy Weinstock Geula Chapter is hosting a summer afternoon tea in memory of Anita Scharf, z”l, on Saturday, July 14, at 5 p.m.

The event will feature guest speaker Shira Schiowitz, a Tanach teacher at the SAR High School, who will speak about Devarim (Deuteronomy) as a handbook for

Troop 226 Celebrates Successes With Year-End Barbecue

Boy Scout Troop 226, the only Shomer Shabbat Boy Scout Troop in Bergen County, chartered to the Teaneck Jewish Center, held its annual end-of-the-year barbecue at Phelps Park in Teaneck on Monday evening, June 18. At a ceremony recognizing Scouts for their achievements, Scoutmaster Daniel Chazin awarded

NORPAC Hosts Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) in Teaneck

On a recent Thursday evening, Drs. Esther and Mort Fridman hosted a NORPAC pro-Israel event with Senator Robert Menendez (D-NY) at their home in Teaneck.

Robert Menendez is chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He was the first New Jersey Democrat to oppose the Iran Deal (JCPOA) in

Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Plans 18th Annual ‘Play Fore!’ Event

(Courtesy of JCC on the Palisades) The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will hold its 18th annual “Play Fore! the Kids Golf, Tennis and Games” event at Montammy Golf Club in Alpine, New Jersey, on Monday, August 6. Each year, this full day of fun raises vital funds for children with special needs, allowing the JCC to offer a wide

Sparks of Life Jewish Center for Parkinson’s Opens Studio in Rockland County

The Sparks of Life Jewish Center for Parkinson’s has opened its doors in Rockland County to service the Jewish Parkinson’s community in many surrounding areas including Westchester, Orange and Bergen counties. Located in Pomona just off the Palisades Parkway, SPARKStudio offers a movement therapy program designed to fight the

Jewish Women’s Health Symposium to Be Held July 8

(Courtesy of JWHS) Leah Marinelli, MS, CNM, RN, NP and Yutta Engel, CM, LM, two local midwives, are very excited to be hosting the first Jewish Women’s Health Symposium, to be held on July 8 at the Atrium Ballroom in Monsey. The symposium will be a comprehensive, educational, day-long affair, encompassing the cycle of a woman’s health

Star-K Supervision Leads Changes at CareOne at Teaneck

Exciting things are happening at CareOne at Teaneck, a sub-acute rehab facility located on Tea­neck Road in Teaneck. CareOne at Teaneck offers its patients long-term and short-term care, specialty clinical programs and on-site MD specialists. CareOne at Teaneck offers a high level of rehabilitation in their

World-Renowned Comedian to Perform at ‘Comedy for Courage’ in Teaneck

It’s bound to be a night to remember.

Kids of Courage, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of children with serious medical diagnoses, has invited world-renowned comedian Elon Gold to perform at its event dubbed Comedy for Courage.


State Federations and AG Confer on Community Security Concerns

Jewish Federation Executives and leaders of the NJ State Association of Jewish Federations met last week with NJ Attorney General Gurbir Grewal to share concerns about community vulnerabilities and safety and to forge new ties with the state’s chief law enforcement officer. (L-R) Jacob Toporek, executive director, NJ State