Rabbi Eli Biegeleisen Installed As Rabbi Of Lido Beach Synagogue

On Sunday, April 29, 2018, Pesach Sheni, Rabbi Eli Biegeleisen was installed as the spiritual leader and mara d’atra of the Lido Beach Synagogue, Congregation Etz Chaim, located at...

YIW Hosts High School Summer Kollel

The sweet sounds of Torah permeated the halls of Young Israel of Woodmere over the last several weeks, as the YIW Post-Kaylie Summer Kollel was in full swing. Every...

Rabbi Jacobson Visits Lawrence, Far Rockaway to Promote Lev L’Achim

By Yochanan Gordon This past Shabbos and Sunday, the Far Rockaway and Five Towns community was treated to an extraordinary series of inspirational speeches given by the unparalleled Rabbi Yosef...

Bais Yaakov of Queens Eighth-Graders Learn Coding

  The eighth grade STEM class got their first taste of coding when they began a unit on how to use processing language. Processing is built on the computer language...

MAY Celebrates Annual Grand Shas Siyum

Mesivta Ateres Yaakov celebrated its annual Grand Siyum, recognizing 84 talmidim who completed an unprecedented 109 masechtos of Shas or sedarim of Mishnayos over the course of the school...

Queen of Deals Dishes About New Stores, Local Bargains

Let me introduce myself. My name is Elisheva Baum but my friends call me the “Queen of Deals” because I have always been interested in deals. I mean, who...

Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology Opens its First Location in Brooklyn

On April 12, Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology, the largest private radiology practice on Long Island, opened its first location in Brooklyn. The new facility is located at 205 Smith Street, on...

Hewlett-Woodmere Library Expands Museum-Pass Program

For several years, the Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library has been offering passes that provide free admission to museums and attractions on Long Island and in New York City. Recently, the...

Local Educators Part of OU Women’s Initiative Simchat Torah Program

  The Orthodox Union's Women’s Initiative is partnering with more than 40 synagogues in 16 U.S. states and one Canadian province to provide shiurim for women on Simchat Torah morning...

Be Prepared: Five Towns Event Delivers Security Guidance

Community leaders and citizens from across the Five Towns gathered on Wednesday night, December 11, at the Lawrence Yacht and Country Club to hear from Frank Storch, a security...
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  Irresponsible Advice Dear Editor, I was extremely dismayed to read “Monsey Stabber: A Halachic Analysis” in the January 3 issue. The author, although insisting he was...

UK Classifies Hezbollah as Terrorist Group, Freezes Its Assets

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — The United Kingdom designated the entire Hezbollah organization as a terrorist group and froze its assets. The Finance Ministry move, which was...

Political Roundup: Nassau County Joins Climate Program

Nassau County Joins Climate Smart Communities Program Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky to announce Nassau County’s...

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