In a horrifying hit and run, a Jewish man was sent to the hospital after being hit by a car on Union street, and thrown to the floor. Hatzalah transported him to a local Hospital.
We present the Shalom Zochor list for the week of Vayigash:
A thief attempting to steal packages from a building on Eastern Parkway was caught in the act, but got away minus the packages.
Beth Habad Haya Mushka hosted a well attended Seforim sale and farbrengen in honor of Hey Teves. The farbrengen, led by Shliach to Antwerp Belgium Rabbi Shabtai Slavatizki, went into the early hours of the morning despite unrest in the city.
Although Chanukah has concluded for this year, our sages inform us that the lights of Chanukah will never be extinguished. In the following story, which I heard this past Shabbos at Rabbi N. Mangels’ weekly Shabbos farbrengen in ksav sofer, we see how they have a power to illuminate one’s life in a most meaningful and impactful way.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe during a Machaneh Yisroel Development Fund meeting.
This Shabbos at the Besht: Rabbi Yehuda Altein is a freelance writer, translator, and editor specializing in Jewish academia and handwritten family material. His special passion lies in studying with chassanim, helping them prepare for the most meaningful relationship of their lives. He will be giving a lecture titled “Connection Through Separation,
A Short Review of the Laws of Harchakos.”
This week we present a letter in which the Rebbe writes about Yosef in Mitzrayim. In it the Rebbe explains its relevance to us today and its message for all mankind. The letter, written originally in English, is from the archives of the Rebbe’s trusted secretary Rabbi Nissan Mindel.
We present a video from JLI, on the question, What is The Secret to Marriage? It’s a million dollar question, and an answer everyone needs to know.
Eli Duban started driving for uber in Seattle Washington only 4 months ago, and was always wondering why specifically uber. Maybe it is to help a Jew like this gentleman put on Tefillin for the first time.
Mr. Yossy Kolodny is sitting Shiva after the passing of his dear brother Sholom Dovber Kolodny OBM of Jerusalem, at his home 661 Lefferts Avenue in Crown Heights through Tuesday night. He will be getting up on Wednesday morning.
A petition to New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia demanding she retract guidelines designed to force a curriculum on private schools has gained traction in just a single day.
Rabbi Zalman Tiechtel, a Jewish campus leader at KU, was recognized by the Forward newspaper as one of the 50 most influential American Jews in 2018.
Two IDF soldiers murdered this morning in a shooting attack have been identified as Sgt Yuval Mor-Yosef A”H from Ashqelon, and Sgt Yosef Cohen A”H from Bet Shemesh.
Three Jewish men were assaulted by a man with a rock in Miami Beach Thursday morning, sending one to the hospital with facial injuries.
This Chanukah, the concept of spreading the light was taken quite literally by Rabbi Avrohom Holtzberg of Chabad of Georgetown, Brooklyn. Throughout the eight days of Chanukah every corner of the neighborhood was reached and reminded of the miracle.
The IDF confirmed that the two people who were murdered in the shooting attack at a junction near Givat Assaf Thursday, were soldiers.
I was born and raised in Brooklyn where I was educated in the public school system and attended City College, receiving a degree in civil engineering in 1965. After graduating, I served for two years in the U.S. Public Health Service, which allowed me to fulfill my military obligation and left me free to do anything I wanted.
Two police officers were wounded in a stabbing attack at the Hospice junction in the Old City of Jerusalem on Thursday morning.
JEM has released a video that pulls back the cover on a painful yet fascinating saga. The Rebbe’s ultimate victory – or in the Rebbe’s words, “the victory of the books” – and the celebration that followed have been forever enshrined in the narrative of the Lubavitch movement in modern times.
Friendship Circle Brooklyn hosted a Chanukah party in Crown Heights. With music, dancing, and an array of entertainment they made memories never to be forgotten.
The New York City office of Emergency Management has released a travel advisory for Thursday in New York City. Temperatures are forecasted with wind chill to be below freezing through the weekend, with up to one inch of snow.