Monday, February 24, 2020


TABC Announces Rabbi Shlomo Adelman as Head of School

After an extensive search, TABC has announced the appointment of Rabbi Shlomo Adelman as the new head of school. Rabbi Adelman is currently the principal of The Hebrew Academy of Nassau County High School (HANC) where he has successfully led the school for the last seven years through a period of growth, increased enrollment and

SINAI: Helping Children Believe in Themselves

Building up, or building back up, a child’s self-esteem is often the first step required when a student begins at any SINAI Schools campus. SINAI operates full-service school programs for children with special needs inside yeshiva day and high schools, enabling SINAI students to interact as

First-Ever Hatzalah Statewide Event Held in Newark

On Thursday, January 30, Hatzalah Statewide, in collaboration with Dr. Mark Merlin and other physicians of MD1, and Madison Programs, hosted an event for all New York and New Jersey Hatzalah members at the Best Western Robert Treat Hotel in Newark. The event addressed the latest

Rabbi Moshe Hauer Named Executive VP of the OU

Since its inception in 1898, the Orthodox Union has made continually transformative decisions, pivoting from developing the most complex kashrut-supervision programs in the world, to working toward creating a bedrock of principled leadership and advocacy groups at the national, state and lay levels. In recent years it has paved the

Ma’ayanot Holds Annual Day of Big Ideas

(Courtesy of Ma’ayanot) Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls presented the 11th Annual Day of Big Ideas on Sunday, February 2. The keynote address was given by Esther Slomnicki, teacher of Biology, AP Biology and Anatomy, on the topic of “Knowledge and Privacy in Conflict: DNA Testing,” followed by

North Jersey Religious Leaders Support ‘Vote Orthodox Israel Coalition—Slate #4’

Want to transform your Shabbat table conversations into “boots on the ground?” Many voices are being heard locally on behalf of the Orthodox Israel Coalition (OIC, formerly the Religious Zionist Coalition), which is advocating for a vote for the World Zionist Organization’s Slate #4 between January 21 and March 11. Through a simple

Knesset Member Nir Barkat To Speak at Yeshivat He’Atid on Sunday

On Sunday, February 9, at 8 p.m., Knesset member Nir Barkat will be speaking to the community at Yeshivat He’Atid, located at 1500 Queen Anne Road inTeaneck. Teaneck Deputy Mayors Elie Y. Katz and Mark Schwartz, together with Bergenfield Councilwoman Ora Kornbluth, who also serves as the executive director of Yeshivat He’Atid,

More Than 26,000 in 107 Countries Download the OU’s All Daf App

(Courtesy of OU) More than 26,000 people in 107 countries have downloaded the All Daf app, an innovative free digital platform for Daf Yomi learners created by the Orthodox Union (OU).

Beyond offering shiurim on the daily daf, All Daf offers participants of all backgrounds the opportunity to

Ben Porat Yosef Plans Annual Dinner at The Grove

(Courtesy of BPY) Ben Porat Yosef (BPY) will hold its annual dinner on Monday night, March 16, at 7:30 p.m. at The Grove in Cedar Grove. This year’s annual dinner celebrates BPY’s growth over the last 19 years. BPY is proud to honor three individuals who have served as pillars of the BPY community, positively

Lamdeinu Holds Fifth Annual Chanukah Breakfast and Plans Women’s Melave Malka

(Courtesy of Lamdeinu) Lamdeinu celebrated its Fifth Annual Chanukah Breakfast on Sunday, December 22. Men and women of the larger Jewish community joined together to celebrate Lamdeinu’s mission and its outstanding honorees, Ina Tropper and Ruth Hartstein.

Esti Mellul, program

Bnai Jazz Returns to Tavlin in Tenafly for One Night Only

Join Bnai Jazz, Jersey’s favorite kosher jazz band, for an entertaining evening of hot food and cool jazz this Saturday night, February 8.

Don’t miss the band’s only performance at Tavlin Restaurant, 7 West Railroad Avenue, Tenafly.

For reservations, call (201)

Waltuch Gallery at the Kaplen JCC On the Palisades Presents ‘Art for All’

In recognition of Jewish Disabilities and Inclusion Awareness Month, nationally celebrated in February each year, the Waltuch Gallery at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is hosting its annual art exhibition that features the artistic talents and accomplishments of a wide range of individuals in our community. This year,