Inwood Community Celebrates Third Annual Siyum HaShas

Members of the Inwood community recently gathered for a siyum haShas for the third consecutive year. Annually, the entire Shas Bavli is broken up into sections to be taken...

Senator Kaminsky Sworn In for Third Term

  Senator Todd Kaminsky was sworn for his third term in the New York State Legislature in a ceremony on the floor of the Senate chamber. New York State Chief...

Hindi’s Libraries Debuts Bunch o’ Bookworms Pilot Program

Hindi’s Libraries spearheaded a new group of young volunteers: the Bunch o’ Bookworms. Several high-school students joined for their first book-labeling and sorting session held at the Levi Yitzchak Library...

Political Roundup: June 14, 2019

Hempstead Town Launches Awareness Campaign To Protect Endangered Species With Local Students And Conservationists Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen joined with Audubon New York and a group of young Piping...

TMM Hosts Purim Carnival For IVDU Students

What began last year as a spontaneous chesed project turned into an anticipated tradition from both sides. The ninth grade at TMM graciously hosted the students of IVDU Long...

Assembly Minority Offers Budget Amendments to Protect Disability Community

  The Assembly Minority Conference offered a pair of smart solutions to the 2019-2020 State Budget, proposing amendments that would provide greater assistance to the patients and professionals in New...

Town of Hempstead Welcomes FEMA for Post-Sandy Assessment

  The Town of Hempstead recently welcomed FEMA officials to Town Hall to begin a weeklong assessment of the town’s compliance with the management requirements of the National Flood Insurance...

Simcha Leiner And More Add Simcha To Shulamith Adar!

Simcha Leiner Brings Simcha To Shulamith School It was a morning of pure simcha at Shulamith as students were surprised by a concert featuring Simcha Leiner. Students of all ages...

News From the Hills: Antisemitism in Congress

On Wednesday night, September 4, Akiva and I went to hear Daniel Pollak, the director of government relations of the Zionist Organization of America, speak on “Anti-Semitism in Congress:...

News From the Hills: Tisha B’Av

  I was born on Tisha B’Av, so in today’s column I’m combining thoughts of my birthday and Tisha B’Av. Ever since I was a young girl and learned the meaning...
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