Yachad To Offer More Programs And Services In 5 Towns And Far Rockaway

The Yachad programmatic season has been in full swing, with the first half of the year seeing over 20 weekend Shabbatons and numerous events around the country, with hundreds...

Inwood Kollel Explores Complexities Of Chanukah

On the fifth night of Chanukah, the Inwood Kollel held its annual Chanukah mesiba at its temporary home at the Yeshiva Ketana of Long Island. The rosh kollel, Rabbi...

Make Chanukah Eight Again With Five Towns Chabad

Election season was all about winning large numbers. But soon we celebrate the victory of the few over the many. The Maccabees succeeded against the huge Greek armies. The...

Education And Emotion At Drug Awareness Event In Woodmere

More than 150 people gathered at the Woodmere Fire House last week for an informative evening providing awareness and practical guidance on drug addiction and abuse within the Jewish...

Kaminsky To Host Mobile Office in Lawrence/Inwood

The Office of Senator Todd Kaminsky will host a mobile district office at the Five Towns Community Center, 270 Lawrence Avenue in Lawrence, on Tuesday, December 20, 5:30—7:00 p.m....


By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I’m 67 years old and have been a widower for three years now. I have four grown children. Three are married and one is divorced, with children...

Shiur For YDT Alumni On Upper West Side

As part of an ongoing series of shiurim for alumni of Yeshiva Darchei Torah, Rav Yaakov Bender delivered a shiur entitled ‘Chinuch Begins at Home’ to alumni and other...

Hewlett Chabad Hosts 9/11 Event

Chabad of Hewlett hosted a back-to-school barbecue on September 11, which included a well-balanced mix of honoring the memories of those lost, showing appreciation to law enforcement, and celebrating...

Shloshim For Rebbetzin Jungreis At Fifth Avenue Synagogue

By Fern Sidman The Hineni Organization, founded by Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, a’h, has announced that the shloshim (culmination of the 30-day mourning period) commemorating the life and majestic legacy of...
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Fire Department Asks Community to Pause and Remember

A moment of silence on Memorial Day In 2000, Congress enacted the National Moment of Remembrance to further honor American fallen war heroes. All citizens...

Five Towns Community Raises $400,000 for Friends of IDF

  Some 550 community leaders raised $400,000 to support well-being and educational programs for the brave men and women of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

YUConnects Kicks Off Long Island Event at Beth Sholom

  On Sunday, May 19, 200 people gathered for a community symposium at Congregation Beth Sholom. “When Our Children Date: The Complex Role of Parents”...

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