Zelensky, the first Jewish president of Ukraine, arrived Thursday in Israel, and made a stop at the Kotel to pray.
With great sadness we report the sudden and untimely passing of Mrs. Penina Chava Greenstein OBM, a loved mother and long time resident of Crown Heights.. She passed away Wednesday evening, the 25th of Teves, 5780. Updated with Levaya information.
A well-known philanthropist reached out to Lahak in a gracious and beutiful act, sponsoring the new set of “Toras Menachem – Tiferes Levi Yitzchak” for every Shliach in his state.
Marking seventy years of the Rebbe’s leadership, a milestone which begins this upcoming Yud Shvat, JEM has launched an all-encompassing, new initiative. Over the course of seventy weeks, JEM will produce seventy short films exploring different topics from throughout the Rebbe’s leadership.
In honor of Chof Daled Teves, JNet has partnered with Rabbi Avrohom Katz from Learn Chassidus to lead a mivtza of learning a Maamar from Torah Ohr in honor of the Yahrzteit of the Alter Rebbe.
Mr. Clean, Crown Heights’s pioneer in organic dry cleaning for 15 years, continues to lead in its services and pricing, as well as giving back to the Crown Heights community.
After vetoing a bill that would legalize e-bikes and e-scooters late last year, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced during his annual budget address that he will legalize them this year.
A Manhattan councilman wants to allow more than 500,000 non-citizens in New York to vote in local elections because President Trump’s re-election could bring more conservatives to the polls.
Israelis backpacking through Playa del Carmen, a popular beach town in Mexico, got to enjoy a special presentation by a speaker described as “probably the most popular media rabbi in Israel today.”
After announcing last week that a project was underway to join people together in learning through Likkutei Sichos over a few years, the organizers’ expectation were exceeded with over 800 signups to date.
Gov. Cuomo unveiled plans Tuesday to reduce the state’s deficit by forcing NYC and other local governments to rein in their Medicaid spending — or pay for it on their own.
A 70-year-old woman was the victim of a violent attack near Crown Heights when a man approached her and violently struck her in the back of the head.
Please say tehilim for Nechama Beila bas Chaya Mushka, a baby born with a heart problem and is in need of urgent heart surgery.
Sometimes people get angry, and that’s Ok. Losing control and breaking things on the other hand, is not. This man was recorded breaking the front glass doors at a building on the corner of Carroll St and Schenectady Ave in Crown Heights. The police and Shomrim were called, but the vandal had already disappeared when they arrived.
Yossi Eliav (Crown Heights) to Chaya Raskin (Brooklyn Heights, NY)
L’Chaim: Thursday night at Lubavitcher Yeshiva
The annual Chof Daled Teves Farbrengen in Montreal marked the Alter Rebbe’s yartzeit and honored the memory of famed Mashpia R’ Volf Greenglas’s 9th yartzait.
A video released by the Police Benevolent Association shows an F train pulling into a station this week, with car after car covered completely in graffiti. The PBA is accusing the city of bringing back “70s & 80s”-style crime.
Three Arabs crossed the Gaza perimeter fence Tuesday night and infiltrated Israeli territory in Kibbutz Kissufim. The three tried to throw an explosive or grenade at the soldiers, but the soldiers identified them, opened fire, and killed all three attackers.
Australian Army Chaplain, Rabbi David Gutnick has been tasked out as part of Operation Bushfire Assist to support locals located in the Mallacoota area.
Public health officials have confirmed the first U.S. case of a mysterious coronavirus that has already killed at least six people and sickened hundreds of others in China, the CDC said Tuesday.
The Schottenstein Chabad House at Ohio State University is planning to demolish its current location and rebuild on two lots near campus, doubling its size.
Please say Tehillim and daven for Yosef Yitzchak Ben Faiga, a father and husband who is in need of a Refuah Sheleima.