Rabbi Shmuel Lesches, Magid Shiur in the Yeshiva Gedola of Melbourne, Australia, has compiled a guide to the laws and customs of the month of Elul (up to but not including the period of Selichos) for the benefit of the wider Lubavitch community.
While taking photos or videos on our phones has become such a big part of our lives, not everything we share needs to become a permanent digital record.
A Jewish boy wearing a local Jewish camp shirt was targeted in Crown Heights Wednesday and shoved off his scooter in an unprovoked assault.
The Biden administration is finalizing plans to require that almost all visitors to the US from overseas be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, Reuters reported Wednesday.
IDF fighter jets on Wednesday night attacked areas in Lebanon from which rockets were fired during the day toward the State of Israel as well as infrastructure used for terrorism, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said.
Israeli officials have charged the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s drone command, Saeed Ara Jani, with perpetrating the deadly drone attack on the Israeli-managed Mercer Street vessel that resulted in the deaths of two civilians.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new eviction moratorium that would last until Oct. 3, as the Biden administration sought to quell intensifying criticism from progressives that it was allowing vulnerable renters to lose their homes during a pandemic.
A festive day was held in a Chabad Shul in the Shaarei Geulah neighborhood of Kiryat Gat as the Dadon family welcomed a Sefer Torah. The events were photographed by Yanon Moshiach.
Archaeological excavations by the Israel Antiquities Authority in the City of David National Park revealed a layer of destruction likely from a biblical earthquake from the the eighth century BCE.
R’ Moti Chassin was born into a traditional family in Akko. He visited the local Chabad House one evening and was immediately won over by the liveliness and joy and the complete, selfless obligation to Torah and Mitzvos. Now, after succumbing to COVID-19, his family needs our help.
Spirit Airlines canceled nearly half its schedule for Tuesday, the third straight day of extremely high cancellation numbers at the budget airline.
A “Color Red” air raid siren sounded early Wednesday afternoon in the town of Kiryat Shmona, near Israel’s northern border, sending Israelis to bomb shelters.
Swept up in the rising number of cases of COVID-19 hitting the Jewish community of South Florida, Hatzalah has published an Urgent Community Advisory urging residents to get vaccinated.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has reached a revised agreement on key terms with JFK Millennium Partners to build a state-of-the-art new international Terminal 6 that will anchor the north side of the airport.
President Biden on Tuesday called on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign after an official report found that he sexually harassed 11 women.
Iranian-backed forces are believed to have seized an oil tanker in the Gulf off the coast of the United Arab Emirates, three maritime security sources said, after Britain’s maritime trade agency reported a “potential hijack” in the area on Tuesday.
An officer died after being stabbed Tuesday during a burst of violence at a transit station outside the Pentagon, and a suspect in the incident was shot by law enforcement and died at the scene, officials said.