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Purim Celebrated at YJCC

Purim Celebrated at YJCC

Children in the Bergen County YJCC’s David Rukin Early Childhood Center Nursery School celebrated the Jewish holiday of Purim with costumes, noisemakers and a Purim parade. Purim is a joyful…

Gator is our longest resident. He needs our help to find his new family.

Gator is our longest resident.  He needs our help to find his new family.

Gator (ID#8509) is a male, pitbull terrier.  This handsome fella was transferred from another shelter where he was residing for about 4 months. We took responsibility over this big guy…

Midland Student Dish & Swishes His Way to Becoming Tri-state Champion

Midland Student Dish & Swishes His Way to Becoming Tri-state Champion

The students in grades 2, 3 and 4 competed in the NBA FIT Dribble, Dish & Swish competition.  We had 4 students advance to the Regional Competition.  They were:  Corey…

Midland Goes Over the Top Hat for Reading

Midland Goes Over the Top Hat for Reading

As a part of their Read Across America Celebration, students at Midland School gathered for a liver performance of one of Dr. Seuss’ famous children’s books.  Every year around Dr.…

Thirty-Eight Happy Tenafly Campers Attend Friends of Israel Scouting Event in Sunny CA

Thirty-Eight Happy Tenafly Campers Attend Friends of Israel Scouting Event in Sunny CA

On Thursday, February 12, 750 young Israeli Scouts – Tzofim from across North America – gathered in Ojai, California, to participate in a special scouting experience at Machane Shachbag where…

FAMILY SCIENCE AT MEMORIAL SCHOOL

FAMILY SCIENCE AT MEMORIAL SCHOOL

The Family Science Program at Memorial Elementary School in Paramus completed 27 years in February.  Various experiments are conducted during the 6-week session that the workshop meets.  Families make kaleidoscopes;…

The Story Pirates

The Story Pirates

A two-part assembly called The Story Pirates visited Memorial School in Paramus on February 23rd. The assembly was a high energy performance using the ideas of the Memorial School students…

Youth Free Throw Contest Sponsored by Holy Trinity Knights of Columbus

Youth Free Throw Contest Sponsored by Holy Trinity Knights of Columbus

Hackensack’s Trinity Council 747, Knights of Columbus sponsored the recent Youth Free Throw Contest at Bergen-ASCS High School gym.  The free Kof C contest is open to boys and girls age…

Hundreds in the Community Celebrate at the Rubach Family Purim Carnival at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

Hundreds in the Community Celebrate at the Rubach Family Purim Carnival at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

Hundreds of families in the community braved the snow dressed in their favorite Purim costumes and gathered at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades to celebrate the holiday in style.…

Temple Emeth Purim

Temple Emeth Purim

Temple Emeth held their annual Purim Shpiel on Friday evening, February 27.  The performers presented the story of Purim to the music of the Beatles.  Shown in the photo from…