Cuomo Defeats Nixon, Myrie Defeats Hamilton in NY Dem. Primary

With close to 90 percent of election districts reporting, unofficial election results show the race in the New York Primary Gov. Andrew Cuomo staving off a challenge from political upstart Cynthia Nixon. In the race for Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul defeated Jumaane Williams. In Crown Heights political newcomer Zellnor Myrie defeated the incumbent Jesse Hamilton.

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Weekly Letter: The Two-fold Message in a Leap Year

As we enter the new year which is a leap year, we share a letter of the Rebbe explaining the concept of a leap year with a two-fold lesson and an encouraging message. The letter, written originally in English, is from the archives of the Rebbe’s trusted secretary Rabbi Nissan Mindel.

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Bais Toras Menachem Smicha Program in LA Entering its 13th year!

Just a few spots left in the dorm! 
*Heimish, Chassidish, and structured environment
*Warm caring staff; individualized attention
*Daily Smicha shiur taught by renowned teacher Rabbi Levi Chazan
* GED or college credits through TTI
* Warm and welcoming Anash Community
*Beautiful dorm, wholesome meals
*Shabbatons, bbq’s, and amazing trips
*Opportunity to visit and assist Shluchim throughout California
* Scenic hikes and beautiful weather !
*Online option available for Smicha
For more information see our website, www.smicha.net or call Rabbi Levi Chazan at 323-528-6905 or Mrs. Rivky Katz at 323-495-3010.

To View a Video on the Program : Click Here

Photos: Welcome Event for Tishrei Guests

Thousands of guests spending the month of Tishrei in Crown Heights were welcomed in a lavish event on Wedenday evening, Motzai Tzom Gedalia. Hosted by Vaad Talmidei Hatmimim, they were treated to a sit down meal and farbrengen with words of encouragment from mashpiim and shluchim.

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Kinus Gala Banquet Moves to Rockland County

The highlight of the annual Kinus HaShluchim, the gala banquet, has found itself a new home. This year’s banquet will be held at the Rockland Community College in Suffern, NY  Kinus organizers are enthusiastic about the new venue, anticipating it will provide for a more spacious and comfortable banquet experience.

Here’s My Story: When I Won the Lottery

I was born in 1926 in Kursk, Russia. It was at the beginning of Soviet rule, but despite the difficulties involved, my parents made sure to give me a Jewish education. When I was ten years old, my parents managed to get a permit to leave Russia, and we came to the Israel, then the British Mandate for Palestine. There I continued my Torah studies.