As tempting as it might be to take a hat off of someones head and toss it, its legally inadvisable. Yet in Montreal, it happened earlier on this month, and was caught on surveillance camera.
A man that assaulted a woman on Friday a few hours before shabbos is wanted by the NYPD. They have released a video of the man, and advise that there is a reward for information.
The porch pirate phenomenon is an annoying reality of NYC right now, but its gone from a crime of opportunity to a lucrative trade. Another incident of package theft has been reported, and the video released.
The IDF on Sunday night attacked targets belonging to the Iranian Quds Force in Syrian territory, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said. This story is developing, and updates will be posted as information becomes available.
The topics in this week’s 243rd episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include: After a Major Life Crisis, How Do You Begin Living Again? If G-d Gave the Torah Today, Would It Be Very Different Than the One Given 3300 Years Ago to Primitive People? Does a Torah Abiding Jew Need Therapy? How Do We Even Begin Relating to a G-d That Seems so Beyond Us? How Should We Be Promoting the Seven Noachide Laws? Was the Holocaust a Punishment for Jewish Sins?
A very relaxed package thief thought he made it off a porch undetected earlier this month. The Crown Heights porch, located on Carroll St, held an unexpected addition he failed to notice, a video camera!
Visitors to the Hermon site, which is now full of skiers, reported today an interception was carried out by the area Iron Dome system. Earlier in the day, Syria announced its air defense systems had foiled an Israeli air strike in the south of the country.
Israeli security forces leveled the home of Khalil Jabareen in the village in his hometown of Yatta, near Hevron. Jabareen is responsible for killing Fuld after knifing him in the back at a Gush Etzion mall back in September.
JLI has released a video asking the question, What is the Secret to Integrity? and when is it okay to fudge the truth?
Watch as a span of the old Tappann zee bridge is brought down by explosives Tuesday morning. The demolition, which was delayed once due to weather, went off without a hitch leaving the span in the water.
Camp Tzeirei Hatmimim of Crown Heights has opened a new overnight division for the summer of 5779. The first month, the camp will be in Crown Heights, while the second will be overnight style based in Baltimore Maryland.
Rochie Pinson, author of Rising: The Book of Challah, has collaborated with Kettle & Cord, a homeware store in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, to recreate the classic challah bread with a fruity twist celebrating the Jewish New Year for Trees and the seven fruits attributed to the land of Israel.
In honor of Yud/Yud-Aleph Shvat 5779, the Geshem Shul – Anshei Lubavitch, will be hosting a farbrengen. Rabbi Leibel Groner, Shlit”a lead the farbrengen tht will be broadcast live here on crownheights.info..
Tzivos Hashem hosted a rally for children in 770 for Yud Shvat. At the rally, specially prepared videos entertained the children. Tzivos Hashem has released the videos for all to see.
Snowing is not uncommon throughout most of the world, but in Yerushalayim it is! Watch as the Kotel in Yerushalayim goes white with a blanked of snow.
Shortly after this clip aired on Yud Shevat 5740 (1980), Rabbi Yehuda Krinsky, assisted by his son Rabbi Hillel Dovid, screened this clip for the Rebbe. Shortly thereafter, the young man had the idea to bring the Rebbe to wider audiences by televising full Farbrengens via satellite, and JEM was born.
JLI Timely Moments released a video telling the story of a meeting with the Rebbe, that changed a Cambridge student’s life.
Rabbi Akiva Wagner, Rosh Yeshiva in Toronto, teaches the Rebbe’s maamar from Yud Shevat 5719, which expounds upon the ninth chapter of the Friediker Rebbe’s maamar Basi L’Gani 5710. Updated
The tenth of Shevat marks the passing of the sixth Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneerson, and the day the Rebbe formally accepted the leadership of Chabad. In honor of this day, enjoy this special presentation of videos related to this time.
Schools in the Five Towns are on lockdown by the Nassau County Police as they search for a dangerous man roaming the area with a gun. UPDATE: Lockdown has been lifted, and one person is in custody.
Today (Tuesday), Lt. Gen. Aviv Kohavi was appointed the 22nd Chief of the General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces. Earlier today he was awarded the rank of Lieutenant General in a ceremony led by Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, Binyamin Netanyahu.
At the recent Wedding of Yossel Meyers of Crown Heights and Rochel Elisheva Kupfer of Boro Park, some special guests were seen.