Winter Solstice: The Shortest Day of the Year

By M.C. MillmanTonight, just after sunset, half of Earth will tilt farthest from the Sun in what is known as the Winter Solstice. The Winter.... read more

Kochavim - a Place Where Children Shine Despite the Challenges of Illness

By M.C. MillmanWhen a family must navigate the darkness cast by illness, Kochavim illuminates its journey offering children who are ill a place to.... read more

Night 3 of Chanukah Family Fun: Hold a Contest for the Most Beautifully Decorated Dessert

By Yehudit GarmaiseEvery Chanukah party must provide sweet treats, so why not let children have fun making them or decorating them by.... read more

Tap into the Joy of Adar

By Yehudit Garmaise"When Adar enters, we increase in joy," (Ta’anit, 29a) tells us, but what if we are having trouble accessing that simcha, as we.... read more

Beyond Blizzards: Boro Park Weather Wizards Convened with a Hometown Weather Legend

Generations of Boro Parkers have heard the words “meteorologist Craig Allen in the WCBS weather center” tens of thousands of times over the.... read more

Beyond Brushing: How Dr. Zev Zelman Cares for Teeth of Boro Park’s Children

It is difficult to find children who love going to the dentist—but Dr. Zev Zelman, who also “hated going to the dentist as a child” is aiming.... read more