Lag BaOmer Preparations Getting Underway!

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn [CHI] — With Lag BaOmer falling out this year on a Sunday, a group of yungeliet got together to plan this years ‘parade’. As it was widely known the Rebbe always showed a special love towards the children, the soldiers in Tzivos Hashem, and how much the Rebbe loved the parade.

Dozens of Schools Worldwide Join My Land Screening

In honor of Chof Teves, Yahrtzeit of the Ramabam, JEM has once again joined forces with Tzivos Hashem in a global project to provide children with a unique learning experience. Students in more than forty Chabad schools worldwide will be viewing the Tveryah section of JEM’s recently released “My Land.”

Accu-Weather Video – Brisk and Cold in New York

NEW YORK [WABC] — We anticipate changing amounts of clouds and sun today, with temperatures mostly in the lower-30s again this afternoon.

Even though the harsh winds we endured on Sunday weren’t as strong yesterday, temperatures still averaged a general 3-5 degrees below normal.

Suspicious Package Shuts Down Kingston Subway Station

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn [CHI] — received reports of a suspicious package on the platform of the Kingston Avenue subway station in front of 770. The station has been shut down until the police can conclude their investigation.

Update 9:58am: The package has been identified, service should return to normal shortly.

The Miami Torah Experience Debuts

Snorkeling on Key Largo.

N. MIAMI BEACH, Florida [CHI] — On December 29, 2009, twenty one university students with little formal Jewish education from around the country arrived in North Miami Beach to participate in the Miami Torah Experience, a ten day torah study program.