Weekly Letter: Public Menorah Lighting

This week, we present a letter in which the Rebbe gives an answer to those who have reservations about the kindling of the Chanukah menorah in public places. The letter, written originally in English, is from the archives of the Rebbe’s trusted secretary Rabbi Nissan Mindel.

Chabad Waterloo Celebrates Ten

The Canadian community of Waterloo receives congratulations from Prime Minister Trudeau on the tenth anniversary of its Chabad Center. Rivky Goldman, her husband Moishy, and their infant son arrived in Waterloo in 2008.

Video of the Day: CPR Course for 6th Graders

A Boro Park School has it right. A video of a 6th grade class is circulating on social media showing a CPR and First Aid course being taught. The boys are seen answering questions accurately, and showing their skill at controlling bleeding. CPR and First Aid skills are critical in saving lives, and recognizing emergencies.

Here’s My Story: Immigration Education

About a year after my family and I moved to the development town of Migdal HaEmek, I ran for head of the local council as part of the center-left Mapai party. I was only twenty-five years old at the time, but I won the election, serving as the head of the council for the next eighteen years – from 1959 until 1977.