School Choise

By Peri Wechsler / September 27, 2023 / 0 Comments

Can NJ Be the Next State for Real Tuition Relief? It’s Not a Pipe Dream A Conversation with Dr. Allan Jacob on Tuition Relief for Jewish Families Did you know that Jewish parents in Florida get $7,800 per child, per year towards tuition? Thanks to people like Dr. Allan Jacob, chairman of an advocacy group for private school funding, families in […]

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Orange- Glazed Salmon

By Peri Wechsler / September 21, 2023 / 0 Comments

This salmon is so tasty and flavorful. Garnish it with orange slices and fresh parsley for a really nice center dish. Yield: 4 servings Ingredients: 4 slices salmon ½ cup orange juice ¼ cup brown sugar ¼ cup soy sauce 2 frozen garlic cubes or 2 teaspoons crushed fresh garlic ½ teaspoon dill ½ teaspoon […]

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Top News Stories of 5783

By Peri Wechsler / September 14, 2023 / 0 Comments

Meir Kass Taking the bird’s-eye view, we see the hiccups that felt like earthquakes, the earthquakes we wrote off as hiccups. We feel the desperation of yesterday and its ramifications on today. We find the faith in the present, the hope for tomorrow. As the fate of 5784 is sealed, we take a final glance […]

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By Peri Wechsler / September 7, 2023 / 0 Comments

Opinion: How Trump Became a Sympathetic Figure Few recent stories have captured the imagination in the world of politics quite like the relentless pursuit of former president Donald Trump by his political adversaries. From the tumultuous 2016 election to his turbulent term in office, and even well beyond his departure from the White House, the […]

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Rav Aharon Moshe Schechter Zt”l

By Peri Wechsler / August 31, 2023 / 0 Comments

With Majesty and Meticulousness A Tribute to Rav Aharon Moshe Schechter Zt”l, Rosh Yeshivas Rabbi Chaim Berlin Y. Strauss Writing a tribute for a gadol b’Yisrael is always a challenge. Trying to grasp his greatness, his unique style of avodas Hashem and leadership, and the way in which he inspired others and then attempting to […]

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Snicker Bars

By Peri Wechsler / August 24, 2023 / 0 Comments

Recipe, styling, and photography by Faigy Reiner These snicker bars with their smooth, creamy, and crunchy layers will quickly become your favorite go-to treat. Yield: 12 bars Ingredients: 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips, divided 6 tablespoons plus ¼ cup creamy peanut butter, divided 1 7-oz. container marshmallow fluff 1 cup confectioners’ sugar ¾ cup unsalted, […]

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By Peri Wechsler / August 17, 2023 / 0 Comments

Opinion: Joe Biden’s Non-Katrina Moment “No comment.” That was the response earlier this week from President Joe Biden regarding devastating wildfires in Maui, Hawaii, that have killed an untold number of people. More than anything, the comment has brought to light a paradox in the world of politics: the dissonance between public image and action. […]

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Got Milk?

By Peri Wechsler / August 11, 2023 / 0 Comments

Part 3 Cheese The first startling discovery one makes when watching the process of making cheese is that the liquid phase of milk is actually yellow. Of course, it isn’t the only one. The cheese-making process is quite simple: You take fluid milk and add a coagulant, often a clone (vegetarian) rennet. This causes the […]

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R’ Yitzchok Kupetz Z”L

By Peri Wechsler / August 3, 2023 / 0 Comments

A Life of Endless Giving Meir Kass The world of Torah and philanthropy early this week experienced the loss of a remarkable individual, R’ Yitzchok Kupetz z”l, who devoted his life to uplifting Bais Medrash Govoha. As a leading askan and a close talmid of Rav Shneur Kotler zt”l in Lakewood’s early years, he helped […]

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Doctored Up

By Peri Wechsler / July 28, 2023 / 0 Comments

Changes at Pediatric Affiliates Are an Expansion of a Familiar Model Elisheva Braun With 45 and 35 years of pediatric medicine under their respective belts, Drs. Reuven Shanik and Ira Haimowitz of Pediatric Affiliates are an essential piece of Lakewood’s history and present-day landscape. “Dr. Shanik and I are proud of what we’ve accomplished and […]

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