In an infuriating incident, a Queens Hatzalah Paramedic responding to an emergency Cardiac call was pulled over by an NYPD Highway patrol officer. The officer detained the Hatzalah Paramedic for thirteen minutes, before letting him go with a summons.
Daily Archives: August 15, 2019
A van with bochrim on board overturned in North Carolina Thursday night, leaving one bochur in Critical condition. Please say tehillim for Eliyahu Avraham Ben Keren.
As summer of 5779 is coming quickly coming to a close camp Emunah girls got together to take a camp photo with Rebetzin Hecht at their helm. Camp Emunah Founded by the late Rabbi Yaakov Yehudah Hecht and YBME”C his wife Rebetzin Chave Hecht with the Bracha from the Rebbe. Camp Emunah in its 67th summer continues to be the leader in camping in the world of Lubavitch.
On Shabbos nachamu we find comfort in the words of the prophets which we read this Shabbos during the Haftorah. In his letter, the Rebbe gives comforting words to the family mourning the loss of their father, in which he explains the traditional words of comfort we give to mourners : “the A-mighty comfort you in the midst of all mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.”
Caps fly, students leave in a bustle of good wishes and stuffed laundry bags, and their rabbi and rebbetzin wave goodbye. It’s been a good semester for Jewish Aggies, the 250 students who call Texas A&M University home for the scholastic year. And now it’s time to reflect, and prepare for the special needs of the coming year.
State Senator, Zellnor Myrie, visited Crown Heights Wednesday evening, speaking with local activists and leaders. Myrie represents New York States 20th District, which covers a large section of Brooklyn, including Crown Heights.
In honor of Rabbi JJ Hecht’s yartzeit on the 15th of Menachem Av, the National Committee for Furtherance of Jewish Education (NCFJE) has digitized their historic photo archive to be viewed by the public.
Israel will not permit two controversial Democratic lawmakers who have expressed support for the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement visit the country on a planned trip next week.
One person was wounded in a terrorist stabbing attack in the Old City of Jerusalem Thursday. According to initial reports, the incident occurred near the Temple Mount’s Iron Gate at just after 6:00 p.m. Thursday. One Terrorist was killed, another wounded.
In preparation for this weekends expected traffic congestion heading upstate, Catskills Hatzalah has released an important message warning those planning on travelling of the expected delays. Catskills Hatzalah has also prepared alternatives, should anyone be stranded en route.
The first Farbrengen and Siyum across the globe held in honor of the 15th of Menachem Av 5779, took place tonight at the Chabad Shteible, 41 Flood street, Bondi, NSW, Australia.
A program will be held for the 29th Yahrzeit of Rabbi Yaakov Yehudah Hecht, Z”L on Thursday, the 14th of Menachem Av, 5779 – August 15th, 2019. The program will be held at the Rebbes Ohel in Queens. Details and schedule in extended article.
Though it was difficult for her to relive this personal encounter with the Rebbe, Mrs. A graciously agreed to do so on the condition that her identity not be revealed. This is her story.
Two Brooklyn Residents have been taken into custody in connection with the assaults on six elderly Jews early this week. The assaults had had sent two of the victims to Bellevue hospital with broken bones. Update: Now four arrested.
German authorities are investigating after a Jewish man was attacked as he walked in Berlin. Police said Wednesday that the 55-year-old victim was walking Tuesday in Berlin’s Charlottenburg district when he was pushed to the ground from behind by two assailants. The victim was wearing clothing identifying him as Jewish at the time of the attack.