In a letter to parents, Rabbi Leibel Newman, the Dean of Beth Rivkah Girls School, encouraged parents to join in and voice there opposition to the proposed guidelines that would mandate hours of secular subjects in Yeshivos.
Daily Archives: August 6, 2019
The NBS – Networking Breakfast Series is a not-for-profit organization, focused on providing business, educational, and mentoring opportunities for Jewish business leaders. On Thursday, August 1st NBS hosted a breakfast with Scott A. Shay, the founder and executive director of Signature Bank.
In another move into space, Israel will soon be launching its Amos 17 communications satellite through SpaceX. In the photo you see the control room from where the Israeli Amos 17 will be launched.
Yeshivas Kayitz Yerushalayim (YKY), run by Rabbi Shmulik Schneerosn and Rabbi Yosef Avtzon, were videoed singing Ani Maamin while on a trip to Yad VaShem. Yeshivas Kayitz Yerushalayim is in its first year, and has seen amazing success.
Ahead of the new JEM Presents: The Rebbe on anti-Semitism, and in keeping with the spirit of the three weeks – to anticipate and learn about Moshiach, presented is a video produced by JEM last year for Tisha B’av.
After 10 years since the last annual Siyum Harambam took place in the middle of camp, YSP’s ever dedicated staff did it again. This Siyum was one that the Talmidim would never forget.
Law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who may have information relevant to the investigation into several arsons at Chabad Centers in Massachusetts.
There has been an alarming increase in vehicle break-ins and thefts in Crown Heights. In nearly all cases, the doors to the vehicles were left unlocked and valuables left in plain sight. Shomrim would like to remind everyone to take the following precautions to prevent becoming a victim.
It’s getting extremely difficult to live in New York if you’re making less than six figures, according to a new analysis from Bloomberg. The impact is being felt by those who live alone and it’s taking place in areas that were previously seen as affordable.
The NYPD has released footage of a group of teens wanted for shooting four people at a vigil in Crown Heights. The victims were rushed to local hospitals where they are in critical condition.
My Encounter’s latest project, Exceptional Wisdom for Exceptional Children, is now available for personal customization. The booklet features a moving story, bringing to light the Rebbe’s ideology on dealing with children with special needs. The booklet makes a great gift; and parents, supporters, and volunteers of organizations that work with such children are sure to be inspired and empowered from reading it.
It was permitted to be published that the General Security Service, in collaboration with the IDF and the Israeli police, recently thwarted a bomb attack intended to be carried out in Jerusalem, after they uncovered a ready-to-operate explosive device in Hevron, as well as a sabotage lab where it was assembled.