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Florida’s Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Urges Pressure On Tehran

Posted on: December 5th, 2013

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“I’m disappointed that the agreement reached with Iran leaves our unfulfilled our ultimate objective: a complete dismantling of Iran’s nuclear program and related activities.

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Southern NCSY To Hold Shabbaton with OU Executive VP Rabbi Weil

Posted on: December 5th, 2013

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Southern NCSY will be holding a leadership training Shabbaton at the Young Israel of Bal Harbour December 6 and December 7. Rabbi Steven Weil, executive vice president of the Orthodox Union, will be the special guest speaker.

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Miami International Torah & Science Conference At The Shul

Posted on: December 5th, 2013

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Is there a beginning and an end to the universe? What role can medical breakthroughs play in conception or genetic engineering? Can science help us pinpoint the end of human life? Does the soul emanate from the brain or vice-versa?

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Calendar Of Events

Posted on: December 5th, 2013

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(L-R) Hideki Yamane, economic development specialist with the Hawaii Department of Agriculture; Rabbi Itchel Krasnjansky, shaliach for Chabad of Hawaii; Rabbi Reuven Nathanson, OU director of West Coast Kashrut; Rabbi Yechezkel Auerbach, KSA senior kashrus consultant; Rabbi Binyomin Lisbon, KSA founder and kashrus administrator; and Yudi Weinbaum, founder and Orthodox chef of Oahu Kosher.
 

Kashrus In Hawaii

Posted on: November 27th, 2013

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In yet another sign of how popular kosher products have become, a symposium on kosher food production and certification recently took place in what may seem a most unlikely location: Hawaii.

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Friedman Appointed Commissioner

Posted on: November 27th, 2013

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has appointed attorney Andrew Friedman to the Commission on Local Government Services. L.A. County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich presented the motion of appointment.

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It’s My Opinion: Time to Talk Turkey…Again

Posted on: November 20th, 2013

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Due to current circumstances in the Middle East, I am featuring my usual Thanksgiving column. Once again Israel is engaged in a futile round of “peace talks” with an enemy that seeks its demise. The cast may change, but the premise of the misguided script remains the same. When will we ever learn?

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Posted on: November 20th, 2013

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Students from the David Posnack Hebrew Day School in Florida take notes during JUMP Leadership conference session.
 

South Florida Teens JUMP to the Challenge

Posted on: November 20th, 2013

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NCSY, the International Youth movement of the Orthodox Union, held its annual Jewish Unity Mentoring Program (JUMP) Conference and Challenge recently at the Hilton Huntington Hotel in Melville, New York.

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Torah Academy Golf Tournament A Huge Success

Posted on: November 20th, 2013

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The Torah Academy of Boca Raton held its 7th annual Golf Tournament and BBQ at Boca Lago Country Club on October 21. More than 80 golfers enjoyed a fabulous day of golf, food and fun.

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Hungarian President Visits L.A. Synagogue

Posted on: November 14th, 2013

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Janos Ader made West Coast history last week by becoming the first sitting president of the Republic of Hungary to visit a synagogue. Ader was accompanied at Congregation Bais Naftoli by his wife and a 14-member high-level delegation. Bais Naftoli president and attorney Andrew Friedman hosted a breakfast in the president’s honor.

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Tzohar Marriage Registration Bill Passes In Israel

Posted on: November 7th, 2013

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Last week, Israel’s Habayit Hayehudi Party spearheaded a new nationwide marriage registration bill into law. The bill, the Tzohar Law, was passed in a 54-17 vote.

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It’s My Opinion: Mazel Tov!

Posted on: November 7th, 2013

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It is really very hard for me to honestly believe that my oldest grandson, Jack Benveniste-Plitt, is about to become bar mitzvah. How is it possible that the same child whose infant socks slipped from his too-small feet is now almost as tall as me and wearing men’s size sneakers?

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