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Sifting Through the Burnt Embers of Paradise

With 76 Dead and 1,200 Missing, Chabad of Chico has stepped up all its efforts in helping a devastated community recover. From monetary and physical support, to emotional and spiritual support, Chabad has begun setting the groundwork of healing.

Netanyahu Coalition Government to Remain

Netanyahu’s Coalition government, which appeared to be on the brink of collapse following the resignation of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, will remain. Both Bennet and Shaked, key players in the government, have decided to remain in the coalition.

An El AL Disaster, Becomes a Chabad Save

A first hand account by Ben Chafetz of a “Riot” caused by Chareidim on a delayed EL AL flight shows the true love of a fellow Jew, and misrepresentation of the media. A delayed flight, scheduled to land on Shabbos got diverted to Athens Greece, and Chabad was there to save the day.

8:00pm: Lessons from the 10th of Kislev and Vayishlach

This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 236, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: Lessons from the 10th of Kislev and Vayishlach; Chassidus Applied to the 90th Anniversary of the Rebbe and Rebbetzin on Yud Daled Kislev; What Are the Most Vital Things to Look for in a Potential Shidduch? What Was the Rebbe’s View on Dealing with the Arabs? Am I Allowed to Attend an Orthodox Shul with a Female Rabbi?

Weekly Letter: “Analyzing” Yaakov and Rivkah

This week we are sharing a fascinating letter which Rabbi Nissan Mindel had written in 1968 to the editor of a famous publication – the Jewish Chronicle of England. In the letter, he takes to task an article the publication had featured, in which the writer maligns the good name and character of our mother Rebeccah and father Jacob