The Log: “Separate Yourself Not from the Community” (Hillel)...

Sep 3, 2015 by

Thurs., Sept 3 Network with Jewish Women Professionals, spons by the Jewish Business Netwoek, Ives Architecture Studio, Fair Lawn, 8:45am, 973-902-5932 or 201-773-9111 Rally to Mount an Appeal to Sen Cory Booker (D-NJ): “Stop Iran from Going Nuclear—America Needs a Better Deal,” featuring former Sen Joseph Lieberman, Rabbi Daniel Cohen, and high school Democrat leader Aylon Berger, spons by AIPAC, at Kushner Hebrew Academy and Yeshiva High School, Livingston, 7pm, 212-750-4110 or aipac@scottcircle.com Trip to Rockland Boulders Baseball, spons by Cong Beth Abraham, Bergenfield and the Young Israel of Teaneck, includes kosher food and fireworks, at Provident Bank Park, Pomona, 7pm, youthyiot@gmail.com NCSY Latte and Learning, for high school students, with Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, at the Kushner High School, Livingston, 8pm, 973-943-7769 or 973-704-6053 “‘Arrows in Satan’s Eyes’: The Story of Pelimo and the...

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Ess Gezint: Jewish Slow Cooker

Jul 31, 2015 by

Laura Frankel is a professional chef who says she loves her slow cooker, a thermostatically controlled electric countertop appliance that consists of a lid made of metal, glass, or plastic; an insert made of glazed ceramic, metal, or plastic; and a housing unit fitted with a heating element. As a Shomer Shabbat wife and mother, she says she used the device every week, but, professionally, she says, it is “an extra pair of hands,” much more useful than other kitchen gadgets, such as a waffle machine or fancy coffee pot. Her cookbook, Jewish Slow Cooker Recipes (Surrey Books), is a fun addition to anyone’s collection, but, be aware, she has a sufficient number of meat and dairy recipes to prompt the reader to want two slow cookers (and two more just for Pesach), in...

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Kol Ami: The Rally against the Agreement with Iran...

Jul 31, 2015 by

The rally held in Times Square on July 22 attracted thousands of Jews who wanted to make sure Congress heard their cry to reject the deal the Obama administration has struck with Iran. At the rally, the question was: Why did you come?   I’m a Democrat, and I am here to urge Israel’s supporters in Congress to vote “no” on this deal, which is good only for Iran. New York Assemblyman David Weprin 24th Assembly District Fresh Meadows, NY   I’m here on behalf of the 400,000 members of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, to represent their interests against this terrible deal which guarantees Iran a path to a nuclear weapon with the means to deliver it. This deal will give Iran $150 billion to continue its role as the number one state-sponsor of...

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