The Real Reasons We Are Heroes

By Naomi Kramer All those in the medical field put themselves at risk every single day. Even before the Novel Corona Virus, in any given day we never know what we...

YCQ to Reopen Thursday Following Measles Scare

By Marcy Behrmann Farrell The New York City Department of Health has rescinded its closure order for Yeshiva of Central Queens. The yeshiva will be allowed to open Thursday morning. "We’re...

Ohel CHAMPS See Record Enrollment

Over 300 individuals attend CHAMPS, or Coordinated Health And Mental Health Programs and Services, the goal of which is to help individuals with a mental health diagnosis take charge...

Passing of Moshe Hirsch, A”H

With profound sorrow, we regret to inform the community of the passing of Moshe Hirsch A”H, beloved husband of Malkie (Gordon) Hirsch and father of Dovid, Nisson, Yosef, Gavriel...

The Karpoff Difference

By Larry Gordon Sometimes there are things in life that are just too difficult to get done—and that is where Marilyn Karpoff comes into the picture. Marilyn has a fascinating story...

Community Mourns Rabbi Kelemer of West Hempstead

Rabbi Yehuda Kelemer, Mara D’atra of the Young Israel of West Hempstead, is niftar. Rabbi Kelemer, HaRav Yehuda Ben Rivka Leah, has led the shul since 1983. The levaya took place...

Local Women Interested in Starting All-Female EMT Squad

Many people have seen the movie 93Queen, or have heard about the remarkable story of the Honorable Ruchie Freier who defied the odds to become the first Chassidic female...

Exclusive Interview With ‘Soon By You’ Creator Leah Gottfried

By Michele Justic In just two years, “Soon By You,” a comedic web series about Orthodox Jews dating in New York City airing on YouTube has attracted close to 8,500...

Legal Perspective on Passover Program Cancellations

  By Jonathan Feder Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP With federal, state, and local governments restricting movement, imposing curfews, closing restaurants, and banning gatherings (updated guidelines from the federal government recommend...

Spicy Moroccan Fish

By: Devorah Tobaly Lerer As Pesach is now almost upon us, there is no better time to share this Kosher L'Pesach (non-gebrokts) recipe. This take on a classic Moroccan Fish...
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It’s been a week now since the tragic and untimely passing of our dear friend Yudi Dukes, Schneur Zalman Yehuda ben Aharon Leib, a’h....

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By Malkie Hirsch Lately, I’ve been receiving requests from people I don’t know asking to meet up for coffee or a lunch date. They arrive...

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