Saturday, January 20, 2018


Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Now Registering for Two Kids’ Events

Chanukah Science Circus

Sunday, Dec. 17, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Celebrate the holiday of miracles with mind-blowing science experiments! Liberty Science Center’s scientists are coming to the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades to help

Englewood’s Kerin Adams Teaches Painting and Offers Artwork for Purchase

Englewood resident Kerin Adams has spent her career working with those challenged with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. She is also an artist who is highly regarded for her paintings. She has exhibited in the Belskie Museum in Closter and her paintings can be viewed on

Jewish Genealogical Society of North Jersey Plans December Meeting

Join the Jewish Genealogical Society of North Jersey at its December meeting, scheduled for this Sunday, December 17, at 2:30 p.m. The program is entitled “Breaking Brick Walls,” and will focus on the brick walls people may encounter in their genealogical searches. Bring your most pressing research challenge and attendees will brainstorm

Project Ezrah Dinner Celebrates Community Partners

Yachad and Hillel Yeshiva Join for Pre-Chanukah Inclusion Event

NJ/NY Yachad joined at a pre-Chanukah inclusion event last Sunday with students at The Hillel Yeshiva in Ocean, New Jersey. Everyone enjoyed making Chanukah projects, decorating doughnuts, singing and dancing together. Yachad would like to thank Hillel Yeshiva for hosting this event.


Dance Art Creative Center Performs at Bergen Mall

New Jersey FIDF Celebrates Bar Mitzvah Gala at Marriott Glenpointe

The mantra of the gala bar mitzvah event of the New Jersey Chapter of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) was “Their job is to look after Israel; our job is to look after them.” That theme ran throughout the evening as presentations were made and videos shown illustrating the many vital and meaningful

Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Will Conform to OU Standards for Announcing Unions

Last week, Rabbi Yair Hoffman, in an article for the Five Towns Jewish Times, reported that Rabbi Eytan Feiner of the White Shul in Far Rockway, Queens, had issued remarks condemning the much-publicized act of wishing official mazel tovs (in shul publications and from the bimah) to people celebrating same-sex unions, a practice that has

Republican Steve Lonegan Campaigns in Englewood for NJ-5

Steve Lonegan, a candidate for the Republican nomination in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional district, was hosted at a recent parlor meeting in Englewood by Dr. Robert and Amy Lebovics. Lonegan, former mayor of Bogota, who lost the 2013 Senate race to Cory Booker, told the group he is running on “mainstream conservative

Yeshivat Noam Sixth Grade Boys Visit Friendship Circle

YU Celebrates 93rd Chanukah Dinner

(Courtesy of Yeshiva University) Yeshiva University celebrated its 93rd Annual Chanukah Dinner on Sunday, December 3, at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman, presiding over his first Chanukah Dinner since taking office, conferred honorary degrees upon Bret Stephens, Pulitzer Prize-winning New

Emunah Puts a New Spin on Its Gala Dinner

On Saturday evening, December 2, over 600 guests gathered for the annual Emunah gala that took place at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers. Attendees and honorees were dressed in their finest, with perfectly coiffed hair, impeccable shoes and finely tailored clothing, all in support of the charitable work that Emunah does for