Chabad Of The Five Towns Annual Dinner, February 25

Since joining the Five Towns community over 23 years ago, Rabbi Zalman and Rebbetzin Chanie Wolowik and later Rabbi Meir and Rebbetzin Hadassah Geisinsky have created a welcoming haven...

A Letter To Five Towns Teens

Back To Basics By Rabbi Tuvia Teldon Living in Suffolk County for the past 40 years has given me a unique outsider’s view of the transition the Five Towns has undergone...

Kaminsky Urges NYS Homeland Security Commissioner To Include Security Grant Funding For Religious...

Senator Todd Kaminsky recently urged New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (“DHSES”) Commissioner Roger Parrino at a Senate hearing to include security grant funding for...

Five Towns Residents Brave Blizzard For Chassan and Kallah

Ahseph Weisz met Miriam Hershkop in Jerusalem. Both had made aliyah. Once the couple decided to marry, they planned a wedding at Beth Sholom in Lawrence for January 4. When...

Five Towns Girls Basketball League’s First Season A Success

The 5 Towns Girls Basketball League just finished an amazing inaugural season! The girls in each division are learning the fundamentals of the game, learning to work together as...

Five Towns Jewish Sports League Rolls Into 2018 With Exciting Games

The Five Towns Jewish Sports League (JSL) hockey playoffs got off to a great start this past week with many close games and...

KolSave Market Comes To The Five Towns

In a development much anticipated by residents of the Five Towns and surrounding neighborhoods, KolSave Market, a new price- and value-centered kosher superstore, officially opened for business on Monday...

The Bikur Cholim Of Far Rockaway And Five Towns Brunch, December 10

Driving home from work, an overworked father worries about how he will pay $1,500 for the dental work his daughter desperately needs. Watching her three young children get on...

Inwood Mikvah Breaks Ground

Community activists have wholeheartedly devoted themselves to creating an Inwood Community Mikvah. On Sunday, November 5, the groundbreaking event marked the beginning of the building stage of this project....

Sephardic Congregation Of Hewlett Celebrates First Year

The eighth day of Cheshvan was the one-year anniversary of the Sephardic Congregation of Hewlett. Under the leadership of Rabbi Rafael Ribacoff, one year has passed since the minyan...
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