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Dinner to Benefit Friends of Lubavitch Bergen County

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The Friends of Lubavitch of Bergen County will celebrate their 16th annual benefit on this Sunday, March 10 with a 5:00 p.m reception and 6:00 p.m.dinner at the Woodcliff Lake Hilton in Woodcliff Lake

This year their guests of honor are Dr. Binny and Shira Hahn and Joe and Judy Leffel. Mendy and Deena Segal are Preschool...

New Milford Synagogue in Deal with Korean Church

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When Torah Link, an Orthodox organization from Lakewood, was unable to close the deal to purchase Congregation Beth Tikvah, a long-time Conservative synagogue established in New Milford in 1955, a Korean church put a bid on the property.

If the deal goes through, the congregation will merge with the Paramus Jewish Center on Forest and Midland Avenues in Paramus. All told, that means 145 members will be joining the congregation there.

Gerber, president of the congregation, told Jewish Link of Bergen County, “Nothing is final yet, we are still our own community until the ink dries on the paperwork.” Gerber, 81, a Korean War veteran is also commander of the Jewish Veterans Post 498 New...

Menendez And Graham Introduce Senate Resolution To Support Israel In War With Iran

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Democratic Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and his Republican colleague, Senator Lindsay Graham (R-SC), introduced a Senate resolution last week to support Israel, timed to coincide with the America Israel Public Affairs Committee Conference in Washington. The resolution assures Israel that America will back here if she must go to war with Iran. The Senator, seeking to have AIPAC members lobby for the resolution in Congress, did not mention the forced sequestration cuts to Israel—approximately $150 million. The Senator, as well as Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, have reaffirmed their commitment to prevent cuts to the Iron Dome, Arrow...

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