One Year Later

By Peri Wechsler / May 19, 2022 / 0 Comments

The Message of Meron: The Inextinguishable Flame of Love Rav Dov Kahan A year has passed, but the ache in our hearts over the terrible tragedy in Meron last year has not subsided. The suffering of the victims, the incalculable grief of their families, and the collective anguish of Klal Yisraelremain with us to this […]

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Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

By Peri Wechsler / May 13, 2022 / 0 Comments

The only thing better than a cold, refreshing lemonade on a hot day is a raspberry-flavored one. Make it sparkling, and it’s a definite winner. Yield: 6 servings Ingredients: 2 raspberry tea bags 1 cup hot water 1 tablespoon lemon juice 6 cups Sprite Ice cubes Directions: Steep the tea bags in hot water for […]

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White House News

By Peri Wechsler / April 28, 2022 / 0 Comments

Top Story McCarthy Rocked by Jan. 6 Tapes Suggesting Trump Resign House minority leader Kevin McCarthy’s comments about wanting then-president Trump to resign in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol are reverberating throughout Washington, with Democrats calling him a liar and Republicans saying he’s still well positioned to become speaker after […]

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Pot Roast

By Peri Wechsler / April 25, 2022 / 0 Comments

This roast is delicious, filling, and super-easy to prep. Pop it in the oven the night before or in the morning, before you leave on your trip, and you’ll come home to a delicious supper. Yield: 6–8 servings Ingredients: 2 teaspoons oil 1 large onion, diced 4–5 cloves garlic, chopped 3.5–4 lb. chuck roast Salt […]

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Brisket in Pomegranate Wine Sauce

By Peri Wechsler / April 7, 2022 / 0 Comments

The pomegranate juice adds a depth of fruity flavor when you’re least expecting it. Yield: approximately 16 large slices Ingredients: 2.5 lbs. brisket 1 cup pomegranate juice ½ cup dry red wine ½ cup brown sugar Directions: Place meat in a sealable plastic bag. Combine remaining ingredients in a container and shake well. Pour over […]

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Hot Bagels

By Peri Wechsler / March 31, 2022 / 0 Comments

Everything You Didn’t Know About the Famous Hot Bagels Empire The Legacy, the Legend, and the Rebbe’s Brachah Anyone who has spent any amount of time in Boro Park is familiar with Brooklyn’s legendary Hot Bagels shop. It almost defies logic that a store selling only bagels and spreads could have become such a resounding […]

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Harav Domeh l’Malach Hashem

By Peri Wechsler / March 24, 2022 / 0 Comments

An Orphaned Nation Bereft by the Loss of Its Crown Jewel Maran Sar HaTorah Hagaon Rav Chaim Kanievsky Zt”l Y. Strauss Speechless. The shocking tidings this past Friday morning caused young and old alike to freeze in disbelief. The person whose picture hangs in many of our homes for the children and adults to look […]

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Sticky Maple-Citrus Drumsticks

By Peri Wechsler / March 20, 2022 / 0 Comments

Recipe, styling, and photography by Mirel Freylich Perfect for a change on Friday nights, these drumsticks are simply delicious and bursting with unique flavor. Yield: 8 drumsticks Ingredients: 8 chicken drumsticks 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon paprika ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon flour 2 tablespoons orange juice […]

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Maker of Joy

By Peri Wechsler / March 10, 2022 / 0 Comments

Ari Sattelmeier Brings Simchah to Lakewood’s Challenged Children Malya Simon A Yom Tov synonymous with joy, Purim is the communal day commemorating the nissim done for our nation. Though millennia have passed since the times of Shushan, we still feel the infectious burst of joy as the day approaches. On Purim, every individual reaches within […]

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War In Ukraine

By Peri Wechsler / March 3, 2022 / 0 Comments

Duvid Berry Shattering nearly 75 years of peace on the historically war-torn European continent, Russian forces invaded neighboring Ukraine last week, plunging the region into a bloody conflict that threatens to spill over to other countries. This unique, globally dangerous moment in history is underlined in red by the nuclear arsenal held by an unpredictable […]

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