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Daily Archives: October 28, 2019
A Crown Heights resident was injured Monday afternoon after he was involved in a scuffle with a package thief. The thief was caught red handed with stolen packages, but despite the attempt by residents to detain him, he got away.
Anthony Fineberg could think of no better way to honor his slain mother, Joyce Fineberg, and the 10 other victims of the Tree of Life massacre in Pittsburgh on its one-year anniversary than to invite the public to lay tefillin on the institution’s grounds.
A thief lifted a $4,000 necklace from a Kingston Ave Jewelry store this past Friday, and made away with his loot. The thief was caught on surveillance camera, and has prompted the police to release a wanted poster asking the public for help.
Chabad bespoke tailor Rabbi Yosel Tiefenbrun met Steven Salen a Holocaust survivor who is now 100 years old. Salen was a very successful tailor who went on to making suits for president Ford and Nixon amongst many other famous clients. Tiefenbrun delightedly accepted a pair of shears Salen had used in his work.
A terrorist attempted to stab a young man near Herod’s in Jerusalem and when he realized he could not perform his plot attempted to escaped the scene. The terrorist, a 16-year-old boy, was wounded by gunfire from security forces who tried to neutralize him and brought to the hospital for treatment. Two suspected aides were also arrested.
A brute randomly shoved a woman onto subway tracks in Brooklyn — right on the heels of a similar attack just days before, police said Sunday.
Yisroel Swimmer is a chief financial officer living in Lawrence, New York. In the 1980’s, he was a child growing up in Johannesburg, South Africa. Listen to this miraculous story about when, as a child, he thought he would lose his sight, and the Rebbe’s blessing that changed everything.
The body of missing IDF soldier Eliezer Ashkenazi, 20, was found Monday after he was reported missing since Sunday morning.
With great sadness we report the passing of philanthropist Avi Taub OBM, who had a close connection to the Rebbe. He passed away on the 28th of Tishrei, 5780.
A spokesperson for the Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group has been killed in a Joint Special Operations Command raid by the US and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Fighters (SDF), an SDF official confirmed on Sunday, according to The Hill.