Video of the Day

In a show right out of the movies, the sky over New York City was lit up Thursday night in an electrifying blue. The source, a transformer fire in Astoria Queens, sent electricity arcing into the sky. The following videos were captured by witnesses and bystanders who posted the event on social media.

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8:00pm: How Would the Rebbe Approach the Current Issue of Government Trying to Change Our Education System?

This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 241, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: How Would the Rebbe Approach the Current Issue of Government Trying to Change Our Education System? How Can We Want to Emulate Yaakov Avinu’s Troubling Life? Is It Appropriate to Sing Niggunim in the Restroom? Is It Proper for a Chosid to Use a Fitbit to Track His Exercise Accomplishments? Questions About G-d

Video of the Day

The newest fad has hit the streets of Crown Heights, and yes, it’s time to introduce pole thefts. A man can be seen on video walking up to a home in Crown Heights and removing the apparatus connecting a metal pole to a short gate. After just a few seconds, he walks off with his prize.