Bikur Cholim Of Far Rockaway And The Five Towns Holds 32nd Annual Brunch

By Liba Lieberman The long and impressive history of the Bikur Cholim of Far Rockaway and the Five Towns is honored every year as women from a broad spectrum of...

Hachnosas Sefer Torah At Bais Tefila Of Inwood

By Adam Mayer With over 400 men, women, and children in attendance and over 125 unique users streaming the event coverage live, Bais Tefila of Inwood welcomed a new sefer...

Far Rockaway Likras Shabbos Groups Resume

After weeks of anticipation, the Far Rockaway/Lawrence weekly Likras Shabbos groups are set to resume on erev Shabbos Parashas Noach, October 4. Likras Shabbos is a nationwide program that...

Special Hachnasas Sefer Torah At Bais Tefilla Of Inwood

By Adam Mayer Intrinsic in every sefer Torah hides an extraordinary light imbued with the pure luminescence of the Ribbono shel Olam. A pure light that comforts the weary, emboldens...

Chabad Of Hewlett’s Tikkun HaMidos Course

“What a meaningful summer!” That’s how some of the 30 or so participants choose to describe the very unique “Tikkun HaMidos according to Kabbalah and Chassidus” course, given at...

Far Rockaway Touro SLE Student Accepted To Harvard Law

Yosef Lieberman of Far Rockaway, a student at Touro’s School for Lifelong Education (SLE), was recently accepted to Harvard Law School. “Yossi is an exceptionally motivated student with a refined...

YI Hewlett Honors Santino

Young Israel of Hewlett, Congregation Ahavat Israel, held its annual shul dinner at Congregation Ohr Torah. The congregation, led by Rabbi Heshy Blumstein, recognized community members for their dedication...

Young Israels of Hewlett, N. Woodmere Partner With UJA

In an outstanding show of community support, almost 150 members of the Young Israel of Hewlett and Young Israel of North Woodmere shuls came together to partner with UJA-Federation...

Melinda Katz Commends Rockaways For Resiliency After Storm

On Thursday, May 30, Melinda Katz, Democrat for Queens Borough President, toured the Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula and was introduced to all the services the JCCRP...

The Maggid Of Far Rockaway

On May 2, the bachurim of Mesivta Shaarei Chaim of Far Rockaway had a special guest speaker. Rabbi Paysach Krohn, noted maggid, came to the mesivta to speak on...
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