The Legacy of HaRav Chanina Herzberg, zt’l

HaRav Chanina Herzberg was niftar on motzaei Shabbos, December 15. He was the Menahel of Yeshiva Toras Chaim of South Shore for nearly 40 years. Growing up in East New...

A New Shul: Cong Yismach Moshe

By Larry Gordon Rabbi Heshy Blumstein is a dynamic rabbinical leader and personality who understands the inner workings of a community and what its needs are. Over the last 18...

Preview of Israel Day Concert in Central Park

By Cindy Grosz The Annual Israel Day Concert in Central Park, with the theme of “Israel 70 Years Young, Israel 70 Years Strong” is scheduled for Sunday, June 3, from...

What Rabbi Weinberger Really Wants

By Ben Yissachar Dov The chareidi intelligentsia’s attention has been riveted, in recent weeks, to an ongoing debate between Woodmere’s Rabbi Moshe Weinberger and his chevrah of “neo-Chassidim” versus “old-guard”...

550 Cyclists To Ride 180 Miles For Bike4Chai

On August 1, 550 cyclists will clip in and ride 180 miles over two days as part of Chai Lifeline’s ninth annual Bike4Chai. The bicycling event raises funds for...

Community Split Over Guidelines for Outdoor Minyanim

By Marcy Farrell Editor, 5TJT.com Guidelines for opening synagogues that were issued late last week by the Orthodox Union and Agudath Israel seem to indicate that Orthodox synagogues will soon open their doors...
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The Power Of Tehilim

FIFTEEN THRIVING BRANCHES. HUNDREDS OF COMPLETED SEFER TEHILLIMS EACH WEEK. THOUSANDS OF SUBSCRIBERS. Years ago, R’ Mordechai Friedman, the Rosh Kollel of Tehillim Kollel, was just a young boy. One day, he...

Woodmere Fitness Club Takes Strength and Sisterhood Worldwide

https://youtu.be/m7jS-GwEDCc By Marcy Behrmann Farrell It was a moment of Hashgacha Pratis. Inna Koppel of North Woodmere was sitting in the hospital while a close family member was in surgery. The outlook...

Halachic Musings: Shidduchim Rooms at Weddings?

  Some weddings have bars. Some weddings have a mitzvah tantze. And some weddings have shidduchim Rooms. At least the Genack/Wilheim wedding did. Last Tuesday, at the Hilton Westchester Hotel (formerly...

Deaths on Peninsula Boulevard Intensify Push for Adding Traffic Light

On Tuesday, December 31, two fatal auto accidents occurred before noon on Peninsula Boulevard, snarling traffic and prompting Five Towns residents to push for additional street lights on the...
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HBO spotlights Amar’e Stoudemire’s journey from the NBA to Orthodox Judaism

(JTA) — A new episode of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” that aired Tuesday focused on Amar’e Stoudemire and the retired NBA star’s...

Israel bars travelers from Africa as new COVID variant puts country ‘on the verge...

(JTA) — Israel announced a temporarily entry ban for foreigners arriving from Africa following the detection of a resistant coronavirus variant that is sparking...

The Strength Of Gavriel

By Malkie Gordon Hirsch As I watched his little form make its way to the back of the school building to the location of the...

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