Malkie Hirsch: The Bracha of Milestones

I remember the first few thoughts I had after giving birth to my oldest son Dovid. Firstly, ouch. Secondly I was relieved that he was well and healthy. He...

Huge Turnout for Shalom Task Force Dating Webinars

  “It was the clearest and most insightful dating workshop I’ve ever attended. Thank you.” This was just one takeaway message from Shalom Task Force and OHEL’s Dating Goals Webinar series...

Dating Forum: Does Profanity Make This Shidduch a No-Go?

Question I’m in a relationship with a girl who is the sweetest, nicest person — and fun, too. But she curses all the time, and not only when she gets...

Israel Signs Deal to Acquire COVID-19 Vaccine From US Biotech Moderna

CTech – Israel has signed a deal to procure a coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine, already in advanced stages of development, from U.S. biotech company Moderna, according to local reports. Ministry of...

B&H Electronics Sponsors Day of Appreciation for Lenox Hill

  On Thursday, June 11, hundreds of medical staff members of Lenox Hill Hospitals were treated to a day of celebration and appreciation for their exceptional and dedicated service to...

Jewish Day School Teacher Turns Chai Into $50,000 on Jeopardy!

(JTA) — Astute viewers could find plenty of signs during the recent “Jeopardy!” Teachers Tournament that one leading contestant had some Jewish bona fides. There was the fact that Meggie...

Banana Tahini Pops Are the Perfect Summer Dessert Hack

By Sheri Sliver (JTA) — Remember when one-ingredient banana ice cream broke the internet? If not, let me refresh your memory. A while back a “recipe” (if you can call anything with...

Cancellation of Birthright, Jewish Agency Trips Cost Israeli Economy $200 Million

CTech – Due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis, Israel is expected to lose two-thirds of the $300 million annual income brought in by its heritage tourism industry. This sum...

Pop Star Noa Kirel Signs Largest Deal Ever for Israeli With Atlantic Records

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Pop star Noa Kirel signed a multimillion-dollar recording deal on Wednesday that the Israeli media is calling the largest ever for an Israeli artist. A representative for...

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...
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13 Jewish Facts About ‘Hamilton’ Just in Time for Its Streaming Premiere

This story originally appeared on Kveller. BY ARIELLE KAPLAN In the ultimate COVID-19 silver lining, the Broadway smash “Hamilton“ will be available to stream from the comfort of your...

Jedwab: Refuat Hanefesh Before Refuat Haguf

  By Dr. Gila Jedwab, DMD A friend of mine who lives in Israel messaged me on Facebook. She said that she went to pray at...

COVID-19 Update From Rabbi Aaron Glatt, MD

COVID-19 Update July 2, 2020 I am very sad to report we have seen an uptick in COVID-19 cases. Nassau County was down to 25 cases...

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