Thursday, February 02, 2023

Community News

Hope for Our Children: The Blessing of Sinai Schools

Teaneck—The hopes that many parents share are universal: That our children are safe, that they get a good education that helps form their values, that they grow to be fulfilled, content, upstanding, contributing members of society. For every last one of our children in the metropolitan area, from Manhattan to Teaneck to Livingston, and everywhere in between, there is


Young Israel of Fort Lee Announces Lunch & Learn Event

Fort Lee—“The Ever-Changing Face of Israel: An Analysis of the Israeli Elections” will be the subject of a noon-time lecture by Michael Tuchfeld at the Schlussel Sanctuary in the Young Israel of Fort Lee on February 2. The lecture is part of an ongoing monthly Lunch & Learn program.


Donation Center for 500 Homeless Families in Edgewater Needs Help

Edgewater—The empty Sleepy’s store at City Place is a donation and relief center for the families who lost their homes in the inferno at the Avalon Bay apartment complex in Edgewater last week.

Michael McPartland, the town’s mayor told NorthJersey.com that the center has been “inundated with support,” and urged donors to


Joyous Bluegrass and Shabbat Zmiros, All in One

Teaneck—Don’t miss this Bluegrass Concert, Sunday Jan. 25th at 7 p.m., when DAVAR will present Jerry Wicentowski’s bluegrass band “Lucky Break” in a concert featuring traditional Jewish tunes like you’ve never heard them before along with traditional Bluegrass tunes performed by world-class musicians. Advance tickets at Lark


Queens Jewish Link Marked Third Anniversary on Jan. 14

The newspaper that united the Torah-observant communities of Queens marked its third anniversary on Jan. 14 thwith a business networking dinner at the Young Israel of Jamaica Estates. Speaking before a crowd of 200, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz honored the newspaper’s publisher, Yaakov Serle, and Senior


Rabbi Menachem Genack to Speak at the Jewish Center of Teaneck

On Sunday, February 8, 2015, at the Jewish Center of Teaneck, 70 Sterling Place, Rabbi Menachem Genack will speak about his book, Letters to President Clinton: Biblical Lessons on Faith and Leadership, before members of the Yeshiva Heichal HaTorah and Jewish Center communities. His talk will begin after the brunch


JCC Center Stage Musical Theater Camp Features Of Princes, Beasts and Beauties

Tenafly—Center Stage, the JCC’s full-day musical theater camp, is now registering 9–14-year-old students for a fabulous three-week adventure in acting, improv, movement, and song that will culminate in a Broadway-style musical production of Of Princes, Beasts and Beauties.All students will have the opportunity to


Educating Our Youth About Intimacy and Sexuality

Paramus—American culture is a strong factor in helping shape our children’s attitudes about intimacy and sexuality. “As media continues to grow and as our youth continue to be very much engaged in media, the challenge grows,” said Dr. Yocheved Debow, a clinical psychologist and academic principal in Israel. She was speaking


Speakers of European Parliaments Sign Joint Declaration vs. Antisemitism

(JNS.org) The speakers of 29 European parliaments signed a joint declaration expressing their “grave concern” over growing antisemitism in Europe.

The gathering of the European leaders was part of the European Jewish Congress’s “Let My People Live!” conference that coincided with the 70th


Young Israel of Teaneck’s 16th Annual Dinner Honors Zomicks and Lowes

Teaneck—Rachelle and Mark Zomick are this year’s guests of honor at the Young Israel of Teaneck 16 thannual dinner. Tamar and Matt Lowe as recipients of the Charlie Gartenberg Memorial Service Award. The dinner is scheduled for Saturday Night February 14, 2014 at Keter Torah in Teaneck.

Rachelle and Mark Zomick have called


Transitions: Oil Paintings by Judith Brice

Waltuch Art Gallery: February 4-27

Meet the Artist Reception: Thursday, Feb 5, 6 p.m.

Transitions,an exhibition of abstract expressionist oil paintings by Judith Brice, will be on display during the month of February


Annual Rinat Dinner to Be Held February 21

Teaneck—The annual Rinat Dinner will take place this year on Saturday evening, February 21, 2015, at Congregation Keter Torah. The guests of honor will be Barbara and Simcha Hochman, Joey and Sandra Greenberg will be presented with the Sruli Guttman Service Award, and Jennifer and Aaron Hoffer will receive the

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