One of COVID-19’s many mysteries may finally be solved. Researchers at Harvard Medical School say they’ve discovered why some people infected with the coronavirus lose their sense of smell.
Daily Archives: July 28, 2020
The 3rd edition of Hadras Ponim Zokon is out-of-print and to enable the publication of an expanded 4th edition of this celebrated sefer (of approximately 1,150 pages), financial assistance is needed.
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In accordance with the Rebbe’s vision for this sefer*, Hadras Ponim Zokon is sold below cost to make it affordable to talmidei yeshiva and many seforim are donated to libraries of yeshivos and shuls and gifted to Rabonim and Roshei Yeshiva. The need for financial support for its publication is thus significant.
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- “The goal of your sefer is that through reading it, people will be more scrupulous with the prohibition of removing the beard and will realize how critically important it is to grow it. To this end, it is imperative that it actually be published and distributed” (Igros Kodesh, vol. 32, p. 133). “It is customary when printing sefarim such as this to provide a discount to yeshiva students, and to publicize that you are doing so.”
A stalwart defender of the Crown Heights community for twenty years, 71st Precinct Community Affairs Officer Vincent “Vinny” Martinos will be saying goodbye, as he heads to retirement at the end of August.
During the auspicious days of Bein HaMeitzarim, hundreds of shluchim and shluchos are offering for the first installment of classes on inyanei Mashiach and Geulah that JLI has launched to teach in local communities.
An ax wielding man attempted to enter the Chabad Shul Mariupol, Ukraine, leading to a struggle with the security guard. The man failed to gain entry to the shul due to the security guards actions, and the Shliach and community members were able to escape.
That was the answer that a Crown Heights resident received after she called the police to report multiple packages stolen from her porch on Carroll Street between New York Ave and Brooklyn Ave on Monday.
A massive surge in activations of the NYPD’s ShotSpotter gunfire detection system shows that the level of gunplay in New York is even more serious than previously thought.
With great sadness we report the passing of Rabbi Mordechai Anati OBM, a well known Rov and member of the Fort Lauderdale Chabad community. He passed away on Tuesday, the 7th of Av, 5780.
Revel, the revolutionary electric moped rental company that has changed the way New Yorkers travel around the city, has announced that it will temporarily be stopping rentals in New York City.
The remains of 286 Jews who were murdered during the Holocaust were found in two basements in a town in southwest Ukraine.
CGI YKK had another fun filled and action packed week this past week, finishing the camps third week with a bang.