A Tale of Two Solomons

Rabbi Meir Shimon Moscowitz, regional director of Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, says he avoids perusing the extensive files of his late father, Rabbi Daniel Moscowitz, who served as regional director until his untimely passing in 2014, because “once I start reading, I’ll get sucked into it, and before I know it the entire day will have passed.” But this time, it was worth it.

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From Beijing and the Coronavirus to the Keynote Address to 3,000 Chabad Women

Dini Freundlich arrived in the United States two weeks ahead of her keynote address at the International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Women Emissaries (Kinus Hashluchos), not because she needed to prepare, but because she had to be sure she was healthy—a sort of self-quarantine before interacting with thousands of other women in New York.

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Video of the Day

This cringe worthy video highlights the sad reality that is New York City today. “It’s back to the 80’s,” said one commenter after watching the man tag the police car in broad daylight. Watch and cringe for yourself.

Moment of Silence Legislation Introduced In New York City Council

Councilman Chaim Deutsch (D-Brooklyn) introduced a resolution into the New York City Council following the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s directive calling upon the New York State Legislature to pass, and the Governor to sign, legislation requiring a moment of silence in all public schools at the beginning of each school day.

New Shluchim to Omaha, Nebraska

Rabbi Daniel and Chaya Blotner arrived in Omaha, Nebraska last Thursday morning. The couple join veteran Chabad representatives Rabbi Mendel and Shani Katzman in their work here in the Gateway to the West.

50,000 Kits For “Let’s Chalk Shabbos”

Exactly one year ago, 50,000 newly designed Shabbos candle boxes were delivered to Lubavitch Youth Org. Each Shabbos candle box was ready to find a home to illuminate and in less than a year the 50,000 special and unique neshek kits found their home around the globe. Now, there are 50,000 new pattern beautiful Shabbos candle gift boxes with gold stamping and embossing that have just arrived, and are ready to find their home.

Video of the Day

At the Dirshu Siyum Hashas that took place Sunday night at the Prudential Center in New Jersey, a beautiful scene unfolded as the entire room joined in singing “Tzomo L’cha Nafshi,” one of the Rebbe’s negunim.