Des Moines Register
SIOUX FALLS, SD — A jury has convicted Sholom Rubashkin of 86 federal charges for his part in a massive fraud scheme at his former meat plant, Agriprocessors Inc., in Postville.
Jurors declared Rubashkin guilty of bank fraud, making false statements to a bank, wire fraud, mail fraud, and money laundering and aiding of abetting.
CrownHeights.info and the Avner Institute would like to present a letter composed by the Rebbe and sent to a Rabbi in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, England. The Rebbe expresses great interest and concern in the Jewish Community of Mumbai. Special thanks to the Nissan Mindel Archives. To learn more about the Rebbe visit: PortraitOfALeader.org
Kinus Hashluchim group photo through the pen of Lubavitcher artist Yechiel Offner.
This Shabbos, before the Yahrtzeit of the Shluchim Rabbi Gavriel Noach and Rivkah Holtzberg hy”d, Crown Heights Shuls will be Farbrenging with Shluchim from around the world.
Shluchim from around the world descended on Crown Heights for the 26th annual worldwide Kinus Hashluchim.
by Yonit Tanenbaum – Chabad.edu
CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Representing 108 campuses worldwide, hundreds of university students descended on the Jewish community of Crown Heights in Brooklyn, N.Y., for several days of what one participant succinctly described as a dose of spiritual “rejuvenation.”