President Trump granted clemency to nearly 150 people in the final hours of his presidency, including prominent allies, high-profile entertainers and many lesser-known convicted drug offenders. Two Jewish men were included in the commutation blitz.
The melody for “Betzes Yisrael” was composed in the 1930’s by the second rebbe of the Modzich Hasidism – known as the author of the “Emri Shaul.” Chazzan Aryeh Leib Hurwitz and Ofir Sobol collaborated to create this beautiful rendition backed by a full orchestra.
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An additional two Jewish families with small children were permitted to leave Yemen last week and reach safe shores in Abu Dhabi, where they joined the other Jewish families who have left in recent months with the aid of the Emirate government. The Emirate government has been following the bloody civil war in Yemen and has taken steps to save the Jewish families living there.
An unspeakable tragedy took place today in Kiryas Joel when a three year-old boy was killed after being run over by a van. The NY State Police are on the scene investigating the incident.
The OK Kashrus Organization has published an alert notifying the community of the unauthorized use of the OK Kosher symbol. The alert surrounded “The Nuttery” a kosher candy and sweets store in Flatbush that which was under the OK Kashrus Certification until March 2nd, 2020.
Water Turns to Blood, Egyptian Star Magicians Outsmarted, Boiling Boils Baffles Bewildered Nation, Paraoh Denies Claims of Emancipation, and Licebusters. Shazak has released their weekly “Parsha Post For Parshas Shemos”, and has made it available for all here on CrownHeights.info.
Popular YouTuber Peter Santenello completed a thirteen part series on Hasidic Judaism with a video titled “11 Things I’ve learned from the Hasidic Jews”.
The Las Vegas Sands company, owned by billionaire mogul Sheldon Adelson, announced the sad news that Adelson had passed away Tuesday. He was 87 years old.
US Vice President-elect Joe Biden is expected to choose Anne “Chani” Neuberger to fill a new cybersecurity position on the National Security Council, Politico reported Thursday.
A fatal car crash on Route 202 in Monsey involving a car that caught fire Wednesday night left one person dead and a Lubavitcher man injured.
Israel-based Urban Aeronautics has announced that it will provide four of its CityHawk vertical take-off and landing aircraft to Hatzolah Air, an American-based company that provides emergency medical service (EMS) applications, reported Calcalistech.com. The news follows an initial agreement with Hatzolah AIr in August 2020 to develop, produce, and market the CityHawk aircraft.
Two children who had just been dropped off in front of Boro Park Cheder were struck by a van Monday morning, leaving one dead and another injured.
Patriarch’s Blessings Predict Future, Havoc at Funeral, Egyptian Leader & Hero Dies at 110, and Goshen Senior Living. Shazak has released their weekly “Parsha Post For Parshas Vayechi”, and have made it available for all here on CrownHeights.info.
Breakthroughs in stem cell research have caused much excitement about the vast potential of using embryonic stem cells to cure various diseases. But what are the moral implications of destroying these embryos in the process? What is the Jewish view? Should an embryo in a Petri dish be considered a life?
A Jewish man was stabbed Thursday morning in what is being portrayed as an unprovoked attack. According to The Lakewood Scoop, the woman is known to the Police, and was taken into custody.
Originally recorded by Benny Friedman on his album Kulanu Nelech, this gorgeous song was covered by the A-Team Orchestra Featuring Moshe Tischler and The Shira Choir. The song has been touted as a perfect choice for a Chosson as he walks down the chuppah about to begin a new chapter in his life.
A bochur is in critical condition Tuesday after being struck by a drunk driver while rollerblading in Boro Park. EMS rushed the bochur to Maimonidies Medical Center with head injuries where he is reported to be in critical condition. Updated with name for Tehillim