Following the Pittsburgh massacre that was fueled by senseless hate, one person looks to music to show his emotions.
Daily Archives: February 5, 2019
About 75 firefighters battled a blaze inside the Chabad of Bedford Tuesday afternoon, Bedford Hills Fire Chief Alex Dennett said. The fire damaged about a quarter of the area near the main entrance. The fire chief said that the cause appears to be electrical in nature, but is under investigation.
The Crown Heights area topped the list for having the most ride share pick ups and drop offs in 2018. The information was released via tweet from the NYC Taxi and Limo Commission.
A class of boys from Oholai Torah were caught on camera learning on the Eastern Parkway benches. The class was outdoors due to the unseasonable, yet very welcome, warm weather.
While in the wreckage of Rabbi Lankry’s Yeshivah in Liberty, NY, the healing powers of song was caught on video. The yeshivah, seen in the video, was set on fire and defaced with swastikas. The video captures the moment the bochurim and hanholah stood in the wreckage of the yeshivah, and sang.
A rare moment was photographed as coordinators from four Shomrim divisions met at a recent event. The coordinators are bottom left: Gadi Hershkop (Crown Heights), top left: Boruch Moskowitz (Flatbush), top right: Heshy Kahan (Boro Park), and bottom right: Shulem Klein (Rockaway Nassau).
Today, the 30th of Shvat, marks 13 years to the cold blooded murder of Efraim Klein HYD, a resident of Crown Heights who had been a staple in the community and a figure known and liked by all, who was shot and killed. The investigation into his murder has long since gone cold.
During the week between Parshas Yisro – where we received the Torah, and Parshas Mishpatim – where we read about the holy laws, dozens of Moscow’s yeshiva students were tested and successfully certified in the laws of shechita.
A Toronto rabbi was shocked to find some 150 strangers showing up to attend the funeral of Holocaust survivor who died with virtually no family. The burial, which was advertised on facebook, happened in thirteen degree temperature.