A Bochur was assaulted by three black teenagers Monday night, right outside the Oholai Torah Mesivta. The Bochur received minor injuries and was treated by Hatzolah. One of the assailants was taken into police custody.
New York Jewish boxer Cletus Seldin has returned to the ring with a spectacular victory over Nicaraguan contender Nelson Lara following a ten month absence.
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?
A minivan was damaged after an out of control box truck rammed it onto a sidewalk in the middle of Thursdays snow storm. No one was hurt in the incident, and the truck driver fled the scene.
JEM has released an eleven minute clip with highlights and scenes from 2 Kislev, 5748 – 1987, marking the return of missing books and manuscripts to their rightful place in the library of Agudas Chasidei Chabad.
Heavy with snow, a large tree fell during the storm Thursday night, landing on two parked cars and leaving significant damage. Miraculously, no one was walking under the tree when it fell.
Success is a very important thing. To be financially successful, and to have a successful relationship are vital parts of life. So what is the secret of success? The answer can be learned from a stone.
Even as the Woolsey Fire – the largest wildfire on record for Los Angeles County, which has thus-far burned through 97,620 acres, destroyed at least 483 structures and damaged 86 others with thousands more still threatened – hovers at 50 percent containment, the fallout of the massive blaze continues to impact the lives of thousands throughout the affected areas.
In a brutal police incident, A Jewish man driving a taxi hit multiple cars Tuesday night following a medical episode that left him confused. The man was violently removed from the vehicle, and transported to the hospital for treatment.
On a beautiful Tuesday evening, a record number of Bochurim from the local Yeshiva Gedolos gathered at the JCM for an incredible Volunteer Kickoff. The Friendship Circle gives these Bochurim an opportunity to befriend and visit children and young adults with special needs in the comfort of their own homes.
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Two Israeli Bochurim were mugged late last night at knife point outside the Bank of America on Eastern Parkway and Kingston Ave. NYPD has people in custody in regards to the incident.
In an unprovoked incident, a Jewish woman was pushed while waiting for traffic light on Lefferts Ave Sunday morning. The perpetrator, who appeared angry for an unknown reason, fled the scene.
This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 235, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: What Attitude Should One Have to Conservative and Reform Judaism? What Is the Rebbe’s Opinion About Creating an Endowment? Homosexuality: How Can It Be Prohibited If It Is Innate? Why Does Judaism Reject the Messiah That Other Religions Have Embraced?
JEM has released a short clip of the Rebbe giving blessings for children, and the follow up on some previous blessings. A pair of twins born, and a purchase of a baby carriage in advance of the baby, the Rebbe manages to create a smile at every encounter.
On Nov. 26, 2008 – the Hebrew date was Cheshvan 29 – Islamic terrorists went on a savage killing spree in Mumbai, India, murdering 179 people including Chabad emissaries Rabbi Gavriel and Rivkah Holtzberg. The following tribute was written by Rabbi Holtzberg’s sister.
On Tuesday, the 5th of Kislev, (Nov. 13th, 2018) at 12 PM, Beth Rivkah will, IY”H, be launching its annual quadruple-match, “all-or-nothing” Charidy campaign to raise $1,500,000.
With the 10th aniversary of the Mumbai Attacks, and 10th year since Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg were murdered, we bring back a video series called “Mission of Love” from JEM.
A gang of five black teenagers went on a crime spree in Williamburg on Saturday afternoon, attacking two people, and vandalizing a synogogue. The Police departments 79th precinct is asking for help in identifying these teenagers in connection with these incidents.
A young, up and coming musician and singer, Yosef David has released a new song called Raging Waters.
In honor of the 25th of Cheshvan JEM released a twelve minute clip showing the scenes of Chasidim celebrating on the 25th of Cheshvan 5748 – November 17, 1987.
A touching video that shows the power of C-Teen has been making its rounds of social media. A young man tells his story of his gravitation towards Judaism, and how C-Teen was the catalyst.