Rav S.A. Feivelson To Visit 5 Towns

By Larry Gordon The rav is probably one of the most familiar faces here in the Five Towns and in other communities in New York, on the West Coast, and...

Community Celebrates New 4th-Precinct Headquarters

On the afternoon of Tuesday, October 17, under a bright blue sky, a large turnout of representatives from our community’s many Torah institutions joined Nassau County government officials and...

Lawrence Mayor And Village Board: Reelect Supervisor Santino

Village of Lawrence Mayor Alex Edelman and the members of the Lawrence Village Board recently endorsed Hempstead Town Supervisor Anthony J. Santino for reelection outside Lawrence Village Hall on...

Getting Social In Inwood

Sunday night of chol ha’moed Sukkos, October 8 at 8:45 p.m., the entire community is invited to a simchas beis ha’shoeivah at Yeshiva Sh’or Yoshuv. At that time, presenters...

How Deep Are The Waters In The 5 Towns?

PHOTO BY IVAN H. NORMAN On Sunday, the Five Towns/Far Rockaway Rosh Chodesh Lecture Series for Women presented “How Deep Are the Waters? Insights for the Yamim Noraim.” The presenter...

Senators Announce $230,000 In Grants For Inwood Fire Department

U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced $230,286 in federal funding for the Inwood Fire Department to purchase 41 new self-contained breathing apparatus and 82 air bottles...

Help Build Inwood Mikvah In Dedication To Rebbetzin Sara Leah Brazil A”H

The Jewish community of Inwood began about 10 years ago, led by a handful of pioneering families who were determined to facilitate its growth. Today, the count is over...

Kaminsky Announces Flood-Prevention Meeting

New public meetings have been scheduled in the Five Towns and Long Beach to discuss flood prevention and the Army Corps Nassau County Back Bays Coastal Storm Risk Management...

Hachnasat Sefer Torah For Sephardic Congregation Of Hewlett

On Sunday, September 3, the Sephardic Congregation of Hewlett celebrated a new sefer Torah. All of the Five Towns Sephardic congregations and their rabbis came together to celebrate the...

Touro Five Towns Taps Top Talent

By Henry Abramson, PhD It’s all about faculty. If you have the right people teaching, the classroom experience can be truly phenomenal, a life-changing experience. It’s great to have a...

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