Keep Calm and ‘Kara Na’

By Tammy Mark Keep calm and “Kara Na” — that’s both the motto and the advice of Michal Weinstein, local business owner and Internet influencer. While Weinstein typically spends her...

HASC Concert 33: An Evening To Remember

“From the moment we walked into David Gefen Hall at Lincoln Center, I knew this would be a night to remember!” That’s how a former Camp HASC staff member...

Glaubach Family Donates Record $5 Million to NCSY

The Orthodox Union’s flagship NCSY program has received a record donation of $5 million from Great Neck residents Dr. Miriam and Dr. Felix Glaubach to create a fellowship program...

COJO-SI Kicks Off Summer With Fruit, Vegetable Distribution

On Tuesday, June 9, at the Belzer shtiebel located in the Manor Heights section of Staten Island, the Staten Island Council of Jewish Organizations kicked off the summer with...

Nikolsburg Rebbe Marks Kiddush Hashem of 9/11

This week marked the 17th anniversary of the disaster of September 11, 2001. It is a date laden with meaning for many Americans, but for Jews in particular. Among...

Rabbi Elchonon Zohn on New ‘Green’ Burial

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Rabbi Elchonon Zohn is a national leader in the Chevra Kadisha organization. He is the head of the Queens Chevra Kadisha, which covers Manhattan, the Bronx,...

Podcast: Larry Gordon Speaks With Kindness Expert Orly Wahba

    Orly Wahba is a teacher, entrepreneur, and community activist passionate about inspiring and motivating people to make the world a kinder place.

One Israel Fund: Celebrating 25 Extraordinary Years

  Many things have changed in the past 25 years, but one thing has not: One Israel Fund’s mission. For the past quarter-century, One Israel Fund has worked tirelessly on...

CCHF Unveils Anti-Bullying Program Tribute to Ephraim Majeski, z’l

Rabbi Ephraim Majeski, z’l, was a talmid chacham who drew his approach to life and to Torah from his deep roots within Lubavitch as well as Bais Hatalmud and...

New COVID-19 Worry: Not Having Enough Food

Editor's note: The Marion & Aaron Gural’s new social services hub in Cedarhurst includes the Rina Shkolnik Kosher Food Pantry: a supermarket style pantry offering perishable and non-perishable food, cleaning supplies and personal care items. If you...
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