A New York City police officer has been arrested for what appears to be an antisemitic act of vandalism at a Jewish camp in the town of Union Vale, New York.
Moishy Wales, known as an energetic singer from Israel has released his first single, featuring artist and singer Yoely Greenfeld from the US.
An Ohio city hired a private investigator to observe Jews entering and exiting a local synagogue on the first day of Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) as evidence for an ongoing lawsuit, outraging Orthodox Jews there and further inflaming tensions in a local dispute over worship protocols.
Four people were arrested in Germany on suspicion of planning an attack on a synagogue in the city of Hagen on Yom Kippur.
As previously reported on CrownHeights.info, a strong push by the international Jewish community to have the Australian State of Victoria to allow for Minyanim on Yom Kippur was denied, but the failure has a silver lining.
Hundreds of community members, dignitaries, and rabbis attended the festive inauguration event in which a brand new Torah Scroll was introduced into the historic Golden Rose Synagogue of Dnipro, Ukraine, first established in 1868.
As shuls in Australia remain closed heading into Yom Kippur, Rabbi and Cantor Shmueli Feldman provides a Musical and Inspirational Journey Through the Yom Kippur services for the benefit of the congregants of the Kew Hebrew Congregation in Melbourne.
The State of Victoria, Australia is presently still in its 6th COVID lockdown, restricting all people from congregating together for anything deemed “non-essential”, such as prayers or religious observance, and enforced by dozens of local police officers.
As this Yom Kippur approaches, Chabad.org has published the list as a Yizkor book, available to download as a customizable PDF, to be used in congregations around the world to commemorate those Jewish souls lost to COVID-19.
A Do-It-Yourself Sukkah Building Guide has made building a sukkah easy and cheap, providing an easy resource for shluchim and Anash.
Chief Rabbi of Russia, Rabbi Berel Lazar, has published a letter to Australian authorities requesting that they take seriously a request by Jews in Victoria to reconsider restrictions on religious gatherings as Yom Kippur approaches.
One of the last items my father, Rabbi Berel Levy, OB”M gave a Hechsher on was Bamboo Schach. Why is a Hechsher needed on schach? A Halachic insight by Rabbi Don Yoel Levy OBM
Eitan Biran, the sole survivor of the cable car crash in Northern Italy in May which took the lives of his parents, mother’s grandparents and brother, has been smuggled back to Israel by his other grandfather.
Shalsheles, the famous singing sensation, is back with “Hashivenu”, a brand new uplifting and inspiring song.
As we reach the 20th anniversary of the September 11th attack on the World Trade Center in New York City, CrownHeights.info presents a series of photos, memoirs, and documents from that fateful day.
The NYPD are searching for a man who disguised himself to look similar to a Chassidic Jew in Queens Monday morning to commit murder.
Tragic news Motzei Rosh Hashana from Ukraine when a minibus carrying a group of yidden returning from Uman was involved in a collision with a bus, killing one and injuring ten.