The NYPD says it has seen a 55 percent increase in hate crimes compared to the same time last year. That includes a 94 percent surge in anti-Semitic incidents.
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Mendel Greenberg (Crown Heights) to Chana Polter (Montreal, Canada) L’Chaim: Monday, 8:00pm, at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown Street
Yossi Bryski (Agoura Hills, CA) to Leah Wineberg (Cape Town, South Africa) L’Chaim: Thursday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva
Moshe Colin (Mexico) to Shira Israily (Montreal, Canada) L’Chaim: Wednesday, 8:30pm, at the Shull 481 Albany Ave
Dovid Rosenberg (Crown Heights) to Shayna Chernick (Toronto, Canada) L’Chaim: Tonight, Thursday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva
Shneur Zalman Schapiro (Los Angeles, CA) to Devorah Zalmanov (Queens, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Tuesday, 8:30pm at Beis Levi Yitzchok 556 Crown Street Side Entrance
It is a story taken almost straight out of Hollywood. A young Lithuanian rabbi arrives in a “Wild West” frontier town, some 7,000 miles from his home and his family, with only a Torah scroll and a few sparse belongings in his possession. Four generations later, his great-great-grandson returns to help bring Purim to his forbear’s city.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that a man suspected of multiple incidents of bias graffiti at Pennsylvania Station was arrested and charged for committing a series of hate crimes. The arrest and charges highlight the aggressive actions the state is undertaking to combat the growth of hate crimes and anti-Semitism.
Chabad of East Boca Raton, Florida, which has spent years fighting multiple Federal lawsuits brought by neighbors in an effort to build its city-approved Synagogue and Jewish Center, now faces another daunting hurdle: the passing of the donor who owned the plot of land the center was to be built upon, before the property was transferred to Chabad’s possession.
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50 years ago, in the lead up to the Six Day War, the Rebbe launched his first Mivtza (campaign), instructing his Chassidim to help any Jewish man they meet to put on Tefilin. The merit of the Tefilin, the Rebbe explained, would protect the Holy Land from harm.
Mendel Greenberg (Crown Heights) to Chana Polter (Montreal, Canada)
Yossi Bryski (Agoura Hills, Ca) to Leah Wineberg (Cape Town, South Africa)
Moshe Colin (Mexico) to Shira Israily (Montreal, Canada)
The Shul 481 Albany Ave
Dovid Rosenberg (Crown Heights) to Shayna Chernick (Toronto, Canada)
Shneur Zalman Schapiro (Los Angeles, Ca) to Devorah Zalmanov (Queens, Ny)
Beis Levi Yitzchok
Mendy Steinmetz (Sarasota, Fl) to Chaya Lazaroff (Houston, Tx)
The Besht Center 563 Empire Blvd
Women's Shloshim Event For Mrs. Razel Wolvovsky Obm
Jewish Childrens Museum
Women and girls are invited this coming Tuesday, December 21st, to mark the Shloshim of Mrs. Razal Wolvovsky OBM. The event will take place at the Jewish Children's Museum at 8:00pm, and will be streamed live online.
Rabbi Menachem Moskowitz To Hold Seudas Hodaa
The community is invited to join Rabbi Menachem Moskowitz for a Seudas Hodaa and Melava Malka to be held this Motzei Shabbos in Crown Heights. Rabbi Moskowitz was the victim of a hate-fueled assault with the intent to murder, which only this week concluded with the prison sentence of his attacker. The seuda and Melava Malka will take place at Lubavitcher Yeshiva 570 Crown Street, 8:00pm Motzei Shabbos Parshas Vayechi. Men, Women, and children are invited to join in person, and the event will also be streamed live.
Yakov Kaplan (Ft Lauderdale, Fl) to Rachel Buikiet (Lexington, Ma)
Zviki Pruss (London, United Kingdom) to Chanchi Stern (Chicago, Il)
1349 President Street
Levi Marasow (Paris, France) to Mussi Grossbaum (Paramus, Nj)
Ulam Chana 556 Crown Street
Crown Heights Filmmaker Meir Kalmenson relates a story of the Fifth Lubavitcher Rebbe, and explains how his name inspires his work.
At a ceremony last week, the rabbi chaplain recently assigned to the Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada honored an American Jewish soldier killed in the line of duty days before the surrender of Japan in World War II, by granting his 72-year-old wish to have a Star of David engraved on his tomb stone, a feature published by the Honolulu-based Air Force 15th Wing website detailed on Friday.
With sadness we inform you of the passing of Reb Michoel Atlan, OBM, a longtime resident of Crown Heights known for his generous heart and acts of Chessed. He was 72 years old.