Mrs. Rus Malka Ifrah MSN, FNP-C.

The BJH sat down with Mrs. Rus Malka Ifrah MSN, FNP-C, to find out more about her new medical weight loss and wellness program.  What is Shalva Health? Shalva Health is a new medical weight loss and wellness clinic serving the Baltimore community. Our mission is to decrease barriers to optimal health, and we pride […]

Mrs. Beth Pasternak

As we sat down with Mrs. Beth Pasternak to understand more about her important work in Bais Yaakov, it was immediately apparent why she has already become a much beloved and invaluable member of the Bais Yaakov team.  Her open and warm manner and easy smile, along with her vast teaching expertise and insight into […]

Mosdos Kehal Chassidim

Tell us about yourselves: Mosdos Kehal Chassidim is the new name for the already established Chassidish community in Baltimore. Originally started in 2014, Cheder Kahal Chassidim was started to bring Chassidish families to Baltimore.  The men learn in kollel in Kedushas Yisrael shul, while some women stay at home, some work in the mosdos, some […]

Spotlight on Yehuda Cahn

BJH: Tell us a little about your personal and professional background. YC: I’m a lifelong resident of Baltimore. I graduated from Columbia University. I also have a Masters in Talmudic Law from Yeshivas Ner Yisroel and a law degree from the University of Maryland.   I married my wife, Geoula, in 1984 and we have […]

Spotlight on Dalya Attar

Tell us about yourself: My name is Dalya Attar. I am a mother of two children, an 8-year-old son Aaron and a 10-year-old daughter Ilana. I attended Bais Yaakov of Baltimore from nursery through high school. I knew from when I was in middle school that I wanted to be an attorney with a focus […]

 Rabbi Rubin, Kehillas Ohr Yisrael

Q: Rabbi Rubin, can you tell us a little about yourself? Are you a native of Baltimore?  RR: I actually grew up in Toronto and came here to learn in Ner Yisrael almost 13 years ago and haven’t left since! Baruch Hashem, my wife (who I schlepped down here from New York) and I are […]