Fire in Cedarhurst Believed Set By Attempted Murder Suspect

A Cedarhurst man was arrested for attempted murder after an incident Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 1:10 a.m. in Cedarhurst. According to Nassau County Police detectives, the suspect, Brian Alejo,...

Touro Taps Dr. Jeffrey Lichtman To Lead New Jewish Special Ed Master’s Program

Dr. Jeffrey Lichtman, director emeritus of Yachad/The National Jewish Council for Disabilities, was named professor and Lucille Weidman Chair of the newly established graduate program in Jewish General and...

Justice Elyakim Rubinstein And Benjamin Brafman Headlined Touro Law Program On Criminal Justice And...

Retired Israeli Supreme Court Justice Elyakim Rubinstein and prominent criminal defense attorney Benjamin Brafman held a wide-ranging conversation addressing Criminal Justice and Civil Liberties: Israel and America at Congregation...

Senator Kaminsky Presents NYS Liberty Medal To West Hempstead EMTs Yoni and Ariel Sacknovitz

Senator Todd Kaminsky presented West Hempstead residents Yoni and Ariel Sacknovitz with the New York State Liberty Medal—the highest award a State Senator can bestow upon a civilian—for heroically...

Congressman Max Rose Discusses Antisemitism, Israel, BDS at FJCC

By Sandy Eller Community leaders representing the full spectrum of the Flatbush community took part in a meeting arranged by the Flatbush Jewish Community Coalition recently at the Ohel building...

MSH Mother Daughter Dinner

The Midreshet Shalhevet Annual Mother Daughter Dinner was arguably the best yet! Starting with welcoming the incoming eighth graders and decorating MSH swag cups, the girls had a great...

Nissim, Jerusalem Police Help Aleh Spotlight Disability Inclusion At 2019 Jerusalem Marathon

For ALEH, Israel’s network of care for children with severe complex disabilities, the Jerusalem Marathon is always a celebration of disability inclusion and acceptance. But the fleet of international...

Students, Activists Rally for Increased STEM Funding to Nonpublic Schools

Hundreds of students from Jewish day schools and yeshivas came to the State Capitol recently as part of the Orthodox Union’s Teach NYS delegation to advocate for increased and...

Girl Scouts Of Nassau County Earn The PSEG Long Island ‘Energy Patch’

PSEG Long Island and the Girl Scouts of Nassau County (GSNC) have partnered to offer the Energy Patch to encourage girls to learn about electricity and the importance of...

BYQ Early Childhood Visits City Health Urgent Care Center

  The children at the Bais Yaakov of Queens Early Childhood Center continue to explore their community. Pre-1A-S showed great interest in doctors and health. The young researchers had many...

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