In Chabad circles, there are no small assignments for the movement’s emissaries, sent near and far to bolster and spread Judaism, often in isolated outposts. But there are some who take on missions of heroic proportion, such as one assigned a young Crown Heights couple in the summer of 1973.
Daily Archives: May 1, 2018
For more then ten years, thousands have benefited from annual sales of Chassidus Seforim at discounted prices. The sales take place throughout New York, in neighborhoods including Boro Park and Williamsburg to make the light of Chassidus available to all, regardless of background or previous exposure Chassidus.
Marking the beginning of Lag Ba’omer, a communal bonfire will be lit once again on Kingston Avenue in front of the Wingate High School – located at 600 Kingston Avenue – beginning at 8:00pm on Wednesday, May 2nd.
A Jewish man was violently assaulted and robbed by two black men as he walked on President Street in the heart of Crown Heights. Vigilant police officers together with Shomrim volunteers managed to apprehend both suspects.
Volunteers from Beth Rivkah Montreal, Canada, covered the neighborhood in blue and white balloons ahead of an ambitious fundraising campaign, aimed at collecting a half a million dollars in just twenty four hours.
The Rosenblat family is sitting Shiva after the passing of their dear mother Mrs. Sara Rosenblat OBM who passed away on Erev Shabbos Kodesh Acharei-Kedoshim. They will be sitting at 707 Montgomery St. between Kingston and Albany Aves. Shacharis at 8:30am, Mincha […]