Gluck: Watch Kids’ Access to Alcohol in Eretz Yisrael

By Zvi Gluck Baruch Hashem, I had the z’chus of spending a wonderful Sukkos with my family in the most beautiful place in the world: Yerushalayim. While it was a...

Heard In The Bagel Store – AN OUTDOOR TRIBUTE

  By Larry Gordon It’s the heart of winter and unexpectedly and even unpredictably those ramshackle outdoor minyanim seem to be going strong.  And now one Woodmere based minyan has taken...

Hempstead Town Awarded $80,000 to Help Reduce Energy Costs

  Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen and New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky announced that the Town of Hempstead has been awarded an $80,000 grant from the New York State...

Agudath Israel Workshop For New Yeshivos

The yeshiva services division of Agudath Israel of America hosted a workshop for administrators of new yeshivos and new administrators of yeshivas already in operation at its Rabbi Moshe...

Election Results From Five Towns School Districts, Libraries

Residents in the Lawrence and Hewlett-Woodmere school districts passed their respective budgets for the 2019-20 school year. Hewlett-Woodmere’s $123,318,721 budget passed by a vote of 1,847-1,139. This is a $3,533,659...

Welcoming New Members To Nassau County Police Department’s Advisory Council

On Monday, April 2, Lawrence Deputy Mayor Michael Fragin and Cedarhurst’s Meir Krengel were sworn in to the Nassau County Police Department’s Advisory Council.

The Way It Is: Warning Signs

  Not all surprises are happy ones. That sad fact was recently brought home to many of the people who live in my neighborhood, Woodmere, which borders on Cedarhurst in...

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...

Five Towns Community Chest Meeting, February 1

The community is invited to attend the public annual meeting of the Five Towns Community Chest on Monday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Hewlett—Woodmere Public Library, 1125...

SKA Welcomes The Month Of Adar

It’s that time of year again when princesses, assorted cartoon characters, hippies, and other unusual persons start appearing in the classrooms of the Stella K. Abraham High School for...
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Question After much aggravation with dating, I have a problem that most girls my age wish they had. This is my shidduch story. I didn’t...

Out Of Many, One

By Yochanan Gordon “E Pluribus Unum” is a Latin phrase that appears on the dollar bill, which means out of many, one. Yom Kippur, which is...

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Their objective is to undermine the success of yeshiva education and bring it down a few notches—that is, until it reaches the failed levels...


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