Iyar 19, 5779, 05/24/2019

Orthodox Jews Protest Use of Women-Only London Pond By Trans Wwimmers

(JTA) — A women’s-only pond in North London will now be open to transgender swimmers, which will prevent Orthodox Jews from using the pond. A...

Malkie Hirsch: Messages Of Hope

After my husband Moshe died, I found myself receiving messages from people I didn’t know who had been through a similar trauma. Different people with...

SUBSCRIBE NOW!

Subscribe to our newsletter and get notified about our newest projects and promotions.



- Advertisement -

Israel News

Torah

Foreign Affairs

Current Issue

Dating Forum: Is My Girlfriend Capable of Domestic Abuse?

Question Is it true that a man can also be the victim of domestic abuse? I was introduced to a woman, and we get along...

From the Editor: Why Do So Many Jews Vote for Democrats?

  This is meant to be an astute and penetratingly deep inquiry into a somewhat irreconcilable political reality. Here is the question: Are we nuts? In...

Letters to the Editor: Mailing About Golf Club Redevelopment Confusing

Dear Editor, I received this survey in this past Friday’s mail, as did many of my neighbors, and I am confused. Here are some of...

Yid Parenting: What Should I Do If My Son Doesn’t Want Camp?

Question: My 10-year-old son is refusing to go to camp this summer. I offered him either sleepaway or day camp, but he says he doesn’t...

Rochelle’s Reviews: Hunki’s West Hempstead Is a Slice of Perfection

  Situated in the heart of the community, 15 minutes from the Five Towns, Hunki’s of West Hempstead is a time-honored tradition with a young,...

Letters to the Editor: Concern for Community

Help Beautify Park Lane in North Woodmere Dear Editor, I am writing to your newspaper to discuss a project that I am trying to undertake for...

From the Editor: Take Time Out to Vote on Tuesday, May 21

  There is an election in the Five Towns next Tuesday, and for those who have either moved into the area over the last decade...

Bagel Store: 33 Days

It has become a day for weddings and haircuts, but Lag B’Omer is really so much more. At this point in the year, we...

News From the Hills

What would the Jewish world be like without controversy? Last week the owner of a restaurant in Lakewood hung an Israeli flag outside the...

Letters to the Editor: Disappointed With Jerry Nadler

Dear Editor, I wanted to describe the intense embarrassment that I feel, personally, as a Jew, when I see political stunts on TV by congressional...

From The Editor: Undivided and United

We are good, Israel is strong, but the Jewish state and Jews around the world are still vulnerable. In this post-Holocaust era, as the world...

Dating: Man Wonders About Going Back to Old Girlfriend

  Question I have a past that I’m not proud of. During that time in my life, I dated a woman and I was very much...

Yid Parenting: Readers Respond to ‘Dose Of Reality’

  Rabbi Ross, I’m very disappointed by the unscientific and shallow response after the tremendous introduction suggesting much research was done (Yid Parenting: Innoculate Against Lies,...

Mindbiz: Letting Go of What Was

  Dear Esther, More than a year ago, my husband lost his job. It was a well-paying job and it afforded us a very comfortable lifestyle....

Does For-Sale-By-Owner (FSBO) Really Pay Off?

  By Mendel Fellig Selling your own home may sound easy and cost-efficient, but there are many details of home-selling that can be extremely overwhelming and...

Schmutter: Whose Peers Are These?

If there’s one thing I learned from my recent stint in jury duty, it’s that when they make everyone hold up one hand and...

Hannah Berman: Problems and Solutions

  Most problems have a solution, and some solutions serve a dual purpose. A perfect example of this duality regards the loss of socks. My...

Right View: Goodbye, Hungary

The Sternberg Story, Part 10 In Part 9, Marton and Olga decide to leave Hungary for Israel. It was late in October 1960. We had already...

Let’s Go Custom: Source for Impeccable Personalized Apparel

  You only have one opportunity to make a great first impression, and Let’s Go Custom helps you do so in great style. As the...

Real Estate with Anessa: Investing In The Future

  Back when my friends and I got engaged, the first order of business after the excitement and the parties to celebrate was searching for...

Schmutter: Something’s Going Around

  These days, it seems like more and more people are into insisting that the Earth is flat, and that we all believe it’s round...

Investing in Israel: The Summer Market

  So after a lot of Pesach food and an Israeli election — a round of all-out two-day warfare — we now go into an...

Weather

New York
clear sky
67.8 ° F
69.8 °
66.2 °
88%
1.9mph
1%
Sat
68 °
Sun
74 °
Mon
73 °
Tue
60 °
Wed
83 °


Facebook feeds

Unable to display Facebook posts.
Show error

Error: (#4) Application request limit reached
Type: OAuthException
Code: 4
Please refer to our Error Message Reference.

Follow Us on Twitter


- Advertisement -

Lifestyle

Israeli Scientists Use 5,000-Year-Old Yeast to Brew Beer

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli scientists are using ancient yeast to brew a beer fit for a pharaoh. The researchers have isolated yeast from ancient pottery...

Malkie Hirsch: Messages Of Hope

After my husband Moshe died, I found myself receiving messages from people I didn’t know who had been through a similar trauma. Different people with...

Jewish American Heritage Month Recognizes Illustrators

Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM) is a national commemoration of the contributions that Americans Jews have made to the fabric of our nation's history, culture,...

Editors Blog

Editor’s Blog: Our Education Crisis

Rabbis have written opinion pieces warning that children in the yeshiva community are under siege by the New York State Education Department. They were...

POSSIBLE PEACE PROPOSALS

It might be rolled out fairly soon, but, then again, it may take another six months to a year. That is the Trump administration’s...

Editor’s Blog: Larry Gordon Heads to the Polls

  https://youtu.be/qO4zDGR9GhU   https://youtu.be/O-e39axb1a0   https://youtu.be/Dt_sxh0qCO4

Weather

New York
clear sky
67.8 ° F
69.8 °
66.2 °
88%
1.9mph
1%
Sat
68 °
Sun
74 °
Mon
73 °
Tue
60 °
Wed
83 °

Facebook feeds

Unable to display Facebook posts.
Show error

Error: (#4) Application request limit reached
Type: OAuthException
Code: 4
Please refer to our Error Message Reference.

Follow Us on Twitter

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

Get news from the Five Towns Jewish Times in your inbox.

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: