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November 12, 2015 Published BiWeekly 30 Cheshvan, 5776 Issue 18 JEWISH LINK AN EVENING YOU WILL NEVER FORGET AMERICAN FRIENDS OF Sunday, December 6th, 2015 HOW To Save an hour See page 3 CANDLE

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NATIONALWORLD NEWS Netanyahu to Jewish Federations U.S., Israel Should Work Together Now on Iran CONTINUED FROM P. 1 wonderful discussion with President Obama at the White House on how to secure that

NATIONALWORLD NEWS American Friends of Bet El to Host Mike Huckabee and WAZE Creator Honorees Rabbi Moshe Plutchok, Rabbi Yosef Bitton, Steve Adelsberg, Stanley By JLNJ Staff American Friends of Bet

EDITORIAL Is the Federation Tent Really Open for Disagreement Jerry Silverman said its time to make up and move ahead. On Monday, Silverman, the president and CEO of the Jewish Federations of North A

OPED The Value of Orthodox Women Leaders By Rabbi Ephraim Epstein, Congregation Sons of Israel, Cherry Hill Youve come a long way, baby is the slogan coined by the Leo Burnett Agency in 1968 for a th

ANALYSIS RCA Reiterates Objection to Maharats Calls for New Leadership Roles For Women By Elizabeth Kratz In a resolution passed two Fridays ago, the membership of the Rabbinical Council of America R

Yeshiva University Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary Rabbi Eli Kohl Rabbi, Young Israel of Stamford, Stamford, Connecticut Rabbi Yaakov Lasson Educational Program Director, Congregation Etz C

ANALYSIS 2015 Resolution RCA Policy Concerning Women Rabbis Oct 30, 2015 Formally adopted by a direct vote of the RCA membership, the full text of RCA Policy Concerning Women Rabbis states Whereas,

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COMMUNITY NEWS Enrollment Open for Fourth WestchesterWide Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration By JLBWC Staff White PlainsThe fourth WestchesterWide Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration, cosp

COMMUNITY NEWS CREDIT NORPAC NORPAC Hosts Senator Marco Rubio in Riverdale Howard and Debbie Jonas, together with NORPAC, hosted an event in Riverdale for Senator Marco Rubios presidential campaign

COMMUNITY NEWS Standing Together, United for Israel By JLBWC Staff ScarsdaleOver 600 people joined together at Westchester Reform Temple on Monday night, November 2, to show their support for Israel

COMMUNITY NEWS FDNY, NYPD Headline RJCs First Safety Awareness Day By Tamar Weinberg Over 400 people showed up to learn more about community safety at the firstever RJC Safety Awareness Day, includin

COMMUNITY NEWS Sifrei Torah Moving Day at CSAIR By JLBWC Staff The Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel of Riverdale, currently under construction, had a moving day for its Sifrei Torah on November 1.

COMMUNITY NEWS The Bayit to Install Steven Exler as Senior Rabbi CONTINUED FROM P. 1 mony. Installing Rabbi Exler will be Rabbi Avi Weiss, the founding rabbi of HIR and its spiritual leader since 197

DIVREI TORAH Jack vs. Red By Rabbi David Walk Many of you have probably already figured out that Im going to discuss the difficult relationship between Yaakov and Esav. However, for me the title cont

RABBIS MUSINGS Hooked Up By Rabbi Dani Staum The following was written in Cheshvan 5771October 2010. It is with utmost gratitude to Hashem Yisborach that we announce and celebrate the birth of our da

HUMOR Tickled Pink By Mordechai Schmutter As a man, I dont know a whole lot of colors. I know what ROY G. BIV stands for, though I have no idea what indigo is, and I even know a few colors besides th

THE ARTS Artist Intrator Urman Selected to Present at Katonah Museum By JLBWC Staff Sheryl Intrator Urman, an Englewood artist, curator, art historian lecturer and art teacher, has been selected by t

MOMTREPRENEUR Shir Fun Builds a Superb Hebrew Music Experience By Tamar Weinberg If youve lived in Riverdale with young children within the last few years, chances are youve heard of Shir Fun, the mu

ISRAEL Projecting Normalcy in TerrorStricken Israel By Eitan AromJNS.org The Vista Club at Tel Aviv Hilton sits 17 stories above the Mediterranean shoreline. As Hiltons Israel chief, Ronnie Fortis, s

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FEATURES A Younger Generation Joins the Struggle The Living Legacies of Bernie Sanders, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Rabbi Avi Weiss By Avraham Bronstein Leftwing activist Jewish grandparents are having a

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SCHOOLS Carmel Academy Announces New Partnership With Mechon Hadar CONTINUED FROM P. 1 dar education fellows have visited Carmel Academy to enhance and enrich their own learning, and Carmel students

SCHOOLS Math Gets High Marks at BiCultural By Dora Salm Going beyond the basics of traditional math lessons, BiCultural Day School teachers have reached into their toolkits of creativity and ingenuit

SPORTS New Frisch CrossCountry Team Frischs brandnew cross country team had a meet this past Sunday at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx. This is the first year Yeshiva League counts cross country amon

REAL ESTATE Ask the Realtor What Must I Think About Before I Think About Buying a New Home By Vivian Oleen, Associate Broker, Sopher Realty Last week, in my office, one of the people who read my Jewi

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