Info to be Menachem Avel the Cohen Family

The Cohen family will be sitting shiva following the passing of their father Chaim Eliezer (Howard L) Hakohen Cohen obm, at the Cohen residence at 1439 Union St. between Brooklyn and Kingston Ave from 4:00pm-8:30pm daily. Minyanim will be at their appropriate times.

BDE: Yaakov Reuven Turner, 63, OBM

With great sadness we inform you of the passing of Rabbi Yaakov Reuven (Yankie) Turner , OBM, a long-time member of the Chicago Lubavitch community. He passed away following an illness. He passed away on Monday, the 24th of Nissan. Updated with Levaya information

Video of the Day

On Monday morning, the United Nations Security Council held a special session on the Middle East, focusing on the Arab-Israeli conflict. At the request of Ambassador Danon, the Council opened the debate with a moment of silence in memory of Lori Kaye, who was murdered at the San Diego synagogue shooting.

Picture of the Day

Rabbi Moshe Kotlarsky, vice chairman of Chabad-Lubavitch Headquarters, meets with Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein of Chabad Poway last night minutes after Rabbi Goldstein emerged from surgery for injuries sustained in the shooting.

Recovery Fundraiser for Chabad of Poway Launched

In response to requests for ways to help coming in from around the world following a shooting attack at a Chabad-Lubavitch synagogue in Poway Cal., Chabad of Poway, and Chabad-Lubavitch World Headquarters have established a special fund to assist in the community’s recovery from the shooting.