With great sadness and pain we inform you of the very untimely passing of Sender Lilchitsky OBM, a Tomim who studied in Lubavitcher Yeshiva Ocean Parkway and the Rabbinical College of America in Morristown. He was 38 years old.
Daily Archives: January 29, 2017
This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 148, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: How Harsh is Too Harsh When Disciplining Students? How Can I Prepare Myself for Yud Shvat? Is Marriage a Problem Solver? Do Men and Women Have Different Standards of Chassidishkeit?
A drunk suspected be under the influence of drugs or alcohol crashed into one car, then into second car while attempting to flee the scene. Instead, he fled on foot, leaving behind a car that police believe may have been stolen.
The Federation of Jewish Communities of Ukraine opened two new synagogues in Ukrainian penitentiaries last month, one in Kharkov and one in Vinnitsa. The facilities will also serve as Jewish centers allowing inmates to come in contact with their heritage and learn more.
Several rabbis from across the United States and Canada made a special visit to Montana to thank the Governor and state leaders for standing up for the Jewish community in the face of recent anti-Semitic threats in Whitefish. The delegation was led by Rabbi Chaim Bruk, Shliach to Bozeman.
On the eve of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev visited Moscow’s Largest Jewish Museum.
Joseph Volfman never believed he’d have the opportunity to experience the thrill and freedom of riding a bike. Born with cerebral palsy, cycling was just one more physical activity out of many he was unable to do. But in 2011, when he was 12 years old, he received a custom bike.