With great sadness we report the untimely passing of Rabbi Yerachmial Ber (Rachmiel) Liberman OBM, a dedicated Chossid of the Rebbe, and the Rabbi of Congregation Lubavitch in South Brookline Massachusetts.
Daily Archives: August 22, 2019
Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez today announced that a New York City Police Department officer has been indicted for insurance fraud, falsifying business records and related charges for allegedly filing a false insurance claim, stating his vehicle was stolen when, in fact, the same car was found burned down at an earlier date.
A search in Harriman State Park for four missing teenagers ended without incident, Thursday afternoon. Sources tell YWN that Chaverim of Rockland along with Chaverim of Kiryas Joel launched the search at around 3:30PM. There were more than 2 dozen trained search volunteers searching the forest, and a command center was set up.
The Rebbe’s letter this week is in answer to an interesting question which a young lady asks: “is it a sin not to like everything in the world; must we love everything Hashem created?” The Rebbe’s fascinating answer includes a clear definition of what “good” is.
Another daylight package thief made off with some merchandise from a Crown Heights resident. This time, not even a heavy box got in the way, she just opened it up, and filled up a garbage bag!
Ella Steinmetz, CTeen director of Chabad of Sarasota, Florida, has her antennae up. She hadn’t realized how pervasive mental illness is among teens, until one she met casually mentioned that she just got out of the hospital. Soon after this encounter, she launched an evening of awareness called “One Thing I Wish You Knew.”
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri and Justice Minister Amir Ohana agreed Thursday to cancel the permanent residency status of two eastern Jerusalem residents who committed terrorist attacks.
israelnationalnews During Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s visit to Ukraine this week, he met with a 70-year-old Ukrainian Jew who was inspired by Netanyahu’s visit to undergo circumcision and even adopted the name Yonatan after the late Prime Minister’s brother, Lt. […]
The winner of the “Mikvah Mei Chaya Mushka Summer Raffle” for two round trip tickets to Israel and a five night stay at the Waldorf Astoria has been announced.
Rabbi Avraham Rottenberg, a Gerrer chasid and veteran educator, lives in Bnei Brak, where he was interviewed in August of 2012.
A New York Times political editor has a years-long history of antisemitic and racist comments on his Twitter page, a Breitbart News investigation has found. Tom Wright-Piersanti, who has been a Senior Staff Editor at the New York Times for more than five years according to his LinkedIn page and according to his Twitter page oversees the newspaper’s political coverage, has made a series of antisemitic and racist tweets over the years, including one targeting a Chabad car menorah.
We hear a lot today about anti-Semitism—about hatred and divisiveness. Here is a story that shows that most people respect us when we stand (walk) proud in our beliefs.
A Chof Av event that drew Anash from all over the world to Alma Atta, where the Rebbe’s father Reb Levi Yitzchak Schneerson z”l is buried, concluded with a lavish banquet.