Colors: Blue Color

On Sunday evening, March 31, the Bukharian Congregation of Briarwood featured an inspiring event titled “Elevating Your Relationships and Unveiling the Secrets of Pesach,” featuring Rabbi Paysach Krohn, well known mohel, author, and speaker, and Rabbi Yisrael Abisror, founder and CEO of Lincoln Square & Co. and Board Member of the Talmudic College in Orlando, Florida. The shiur was hosted by Chazaq, Amudim, and UJA.

Visiting Jewish patients at Northwell Hospital in Forest Hills for years, known as “The Rabbi” by residents at the Castle Senior Living assisted facility in Corona for his spiritual Shabbos and holiday services, blowing the shofar while on nasal oxygen for the homebound, Tom Hamori was remembered on his Shloshim at Congregation Havurat Yisrael on Sunday, April 7.

Recently, Mayor Eric L. Adams hosted a pre-Passover discussion with Jewish ethnic media groups. At the meeting, the mayor offered the idea of a case study for a question posed by Co-Publisher Yaakov Serle based on testimony provided by a Queens College student at a recent conversation on college anti-Semitism held with QC President Frank Wu at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills.


Six months to the day after the October 7 massacre in Eretz Yisrael, Margaret Tietz Nursing and Rehabilitation held a remarkable hachnosas sefer Torah this past Sunday, April 7, five years after first setting out to plan its welcome to the center. Alex Solovey, CEO at Cassena Care, took over management of Margaret Tietz back in March of 2018 and has embodied the spirit and foresight of its founders by delivering worthy programs and services in an atmosphere immersed with home-like qualities set forth in 1971 when the facility opened. Today, the center boasts 140 private and 30 semi-private rooms, and 380 stellar staff members who care for residents round-the-clock.