Ambassador Friedman’s Greetings For Pesach 2018

Ambassador Friedman bakes matzahs in Kfar Habad and wishes all of the people of Israel and Jews everywhere a Happy Passover - which this year has a very special...

Shulamith Students Join Kulanu For A Model Seder

Shulamith eighth graders Zahava Staple and Kayla Horowitz joined with Kulanu students Chaya and Tali as did Miriam, Nechama, Rivka, Elisha Schecter, Talia N., Chaya, Aliza Weiss, and Talia...

Fashion Forward Update

In the few short weeks since sixth grader Shira Wiener launched her organization, Fashion Forward, there has been a whirlwind of activity. Hundreds of people have reached out to...

Central Competes In New York State Science & Engineering Fair

Central seniors Yael Laks and Leeba Sullivan, along with their partner Jason Kurlander of North Shore Hebrew Academy, competed this past week in the NYSSEF competition. Their research, conducted...

Bikur Cholim Offers Services For Holocaust Survivors

By Elisa Stern, LCSW Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization’s “Project for Holocaust Survivors” offers free-of-charge appointments with a soft-spoken geriatric psychiatrist who specializes in trauma. Meetings are available in the Bikur...

Far Rockaway Welcomes Rabbi Shalom Mordechai Rubashkin

Yeshivas Ateres Shimon held a kumzitz on March 26 in Far Rockaway. The guest speaker was Rabbi Shalom Rubashkin who spoke on mesiras nefesh. Pictured here: Rabbi Yosef Newcomb, guitarist;...

Agudath Israel Workshop For New Yeshivos

The yeshiva services division of Agudath Israel of America hosted a workshop for administrators of new yeshivos and new administrators of yeshivas already in operation at its Rabbi Moshe...

HAFTR Pesach Prep For All Ages

From super cute model sedarim for the early childhood program, to paying it forward in the middle school by giving clothes to girls in Bayit vTikvah Netanya (as Eliana...

Creating Pesach Hagadahs At Cahal

In every Cahal class, from kindergarten through eighth grade, the children have been preparing personalized Hagadahs to take home and share at their Sedarim. The teachers have invested much...

Rebbetzin Orit Esther Riter To Speak At Shaare Emunah, April 18

Chazaq Five Towns and Shaare Emunah present Rebbetzin Orit Esther Riter, author of the Daily Dose of Emuna and the book Turnaround Emuna Willpower: Healing our emotions through Energy...
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