Elderly Pedestrian Struck on Empire

CROWN HEIGHTS [CHI] — It sounded like two cars collided, when in fact it was a person that was struck and sent flying down Empire this afternoon. The incident took place in front of 675 Empire Boulevard where an elderly Jewish man was crossing, and was struck by a passing SUV.

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Deaf Rabbis-in-Training Outreach to Deaf Population

by Ronelle Grier – Chabad.org

Chabad-Lubavitch rabbinical students Joshua Soudakoff and Isser Lubecki, right, are travelling through Rochester, N.Y., to provide Jewish programming for the city’s deaf residents.

Helping Jews the world over feel connected as opposed to isolated has long been the mission of Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries and the corps of rabbinical students who annually fan out to disparate communities across the globe.

Park Chief Praises Lake Rescuers

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James Edwards prepares rowboats Monday at Morningside Park in Hurlyville, Edwards was one of several people that were struck by lightning during Sunday’s storm.

FALLSBURG — Morningside Park Manager Henry Lesczynski has worked there for 20 years — and for all those years he’s feared somebody would get hit by lightning on the lake.

Wednesday: BBQ and Mashke Tasting with KSCVK

Keren Simchas Choson V’Kallah (KSCVK) invites all men to enjoy and evening of barbecuing and Mashke tasting at Bais Rivkah this Wednesday.

The evening is for men and Bochurim, who are over 21 and must present ID.

There will be a delicious barbecue and a Mashke tasting contest, with wines a liquors from Eber’s and Royal WInes.


Lebanon Says Three Soldiers Killed in Clash with IDF

IDF vehicles patrol an area near the site of an exchange of fire between Israeli and Lebanese troops along the border between Israel and Lebanon, seen from the southern border village of Adaisseh, Lebanon, Tuesday.

Three Lebanese soldiers were killed in clashes with Israeli troops today, Tuesday. The Lebanese say the conflict began when the IDF attempted to uproot a tree on their side of the border. Whiles israeli reports say that the IDF was performing maintenance work across the fence, but still within Israeli territory.

Shomrim Apprehend Sicko, Police Make Arrest – Later let him go

The suspect (L) in a blue baseball cap and t-shirt, get walked out and encouraged to flee by the gathered crowd.

CROWN HEIGHTS [CHI] — Early Monday evening two Jewish women were accosted by a sicko on Kingston Avenue, one quick call to Shomrim and the pervert was apprehended, and arrested. Only to be released a few hours later without any charges.

Printing Tanyas and a Special Meeting

In addition to visiting Jewish people in Northern Germany, we also printed the Tanya—the most fundamental book of Chabad Chassidic thought—in several of the cities throughout the region. (In 1984, the Rebbe, of righteous memory, began a worldwide campaign to print Tanyas wherever there are Jews.)