Monday, September 25, 2017


Rav Meir Goldwicht’s Parshat HaShavua Shiur to Resume

Rav Meir Goldwicht, a rosh yeshiva at Yeshiva University’s Mazer School of Talmudic Studies, head of the Stone Beit Midrash Program and rosh kollel at Camp Mesorah, will resume his weekly parshat hashavua shiur on Tuesday, August 29.


Enjoy Historic Back Issues of Jewish Currents Magazine

Many old back issues of Jewish Currents magazine are available at Jersey City Free Books. Visit the website at http://JerseyCityFreeBooks.com and/or the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/JerseyCityFreeBooks/All the

TorahWeb Plans Sept. 4 Event at Beth Aaron

On Monday, September 4, TorahWeb will hold an event at Congregation Beth Aaron. At 8 p.m., Rav Mayer Twersky will discuss “Yiras Shamayim: Balancing Love and Fear in a Feel-Good Society,” and at 8:45 p.m., Rav Hershel Schachter will speak on “Torah Learning after the Year in Israel: Prioritizing Torah and Secular

YU to Celebrate Investiture of President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman

The Yeshiva University community will celebrate the formal investiture of Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman as the school’s fifth president on Sunday, September 10, at David H. Zysman Hall, 2540 Amsterdam Avenue, New York City.

As part of the celebration, Yeshiva University will host a variety of events

Jewish Home Assisted Living Residents Pack School Supplies

Residents of Jewish Home Assisted Living in River Vale packed school supplies for youngsters, completing 48 backpacks for OASIS of Paterson, thanks to a program by the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey.


Frisch’s Rabbi Murciano Teaches Shiur in Lakewood

NORPAC Hosts Congressman Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) in Ridgefield Park

Congressman Josh Gottheimer was hosted at a NORPAC event on August 16 at the Ridgefield Park office of Seth Gribetz. His district encompasses portions of Bergen, Passaic, Sussex and Warren counties, including Bergenfield, Fair Lawn, New Milford, Paramus and Teaneck.

Gottheimer discussed recent

Jewish Home Assisted Living Residents Enjoy the Solar Eclipse

Residents of the Jewish Home Family’s Jewish Home Assisted Living in River Vale, New Jersey, Jewish Home at Rockleigh and participants in the Gallen Day Center enjoyed observing the partial solar eclipse Monday.


58 New Olim Arrive in Israel on Second August Flight

Teaneck’s Tali Weisinger Makes Aliyah

Tali Weisinger, 19, a Teaneck local, was one of 233 North American immigrants who moved to Israel last week, August 14, on a chartered Nefesh B’Nefesh flight, the organization responsible for removing or minimizing the financial, professional, logistical and social obstacles of immigration to Israel.

Former Teaneck Resident Leah Raab to Exhibit Artwork at Fairleigh Dickinson

Leah Raab, a former resident of Teaneck, a recognized artist in Israel and the U.S. and member of the Jewish Art Salon, will be exhibiting selections of her artwork in September at the Art Gallery of Fairleigh Dickinson University.

“My work reflects the paradoxes of everyday life.

Chidon Prep With Ruby Stepansky Is Now Open

It is again time to begin the learning and review of the U.S. Chidon Tanach/Bible Contest material. The first session will be on September 10, 2017, and will continue up to the U.S. Nationals on April 29, 2018.

Young women are invited from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., and young men from 12:45 to