Mistress Of Ceremonies

By Malkie Gordon Hirsch You know what it’s like when an idea pops into your head and you foolishly mention it in the company of others, without thinking things through,...

A Red Country Dilemma

By Larry Gordon Dr. Michael Klein arrived in New York on Sunday from his home near Jerusalem. He’s a highly acclaimed dental-implant expert with a busy practice in Cedarhurst, NY....

Prohibited Pictures: Taking Another Look

By Yair Hoffman There was a debate about printing pictures of women even before the Hamodia or the Yated ever existed. And lest anyone think that this was made up,...

Growing Up

By Yochanan Gordon This Shabbos, Parashas Sh’mos, is the bar mitzvah of our nephew, Nison Hirsch. I realized months ago that the date of this lifecycle event intersects with the...

State of Mind

By Rachel Tuchman, LMHC Dear Rachel, My husband is a first-responder. He’s seen more than his fair share of tragedy during COVID but always seemed emotionally disconnected from the difficult scenes to...


By Baila Sebrow Question I am a 32-year-old man. I don’t live in a large Jewish community, and finding someone to date has not been easy for me. I work long...

The Indistinguishable Fire

By Malkie Gordon Hirsch News spreads like wildfire. Especially the bad variety. Whenever I hear about a tragic accident or any type of unfortunate happening, I can’t help but think back...

Fast Break

By Larry Gordon If you have not yet seen them, there is still a chance to do so. Even if you do not follow sports, or specifically Division 3 college...


By Baila Sebrow Question I have no one else to turn to with my problem, because nobody thinks I have a problem. I am going to share my background so you...

Musings Of A Shliach From Montana

By R' Chaim Bruk As you know, I was in New York last week for one night. I got the usual questions: “Why only for a night? Why not stay...
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