It was called the washing machine, this relatively small place in the Rebbe’s Shul. It constituted some 400 square feet, and was only thus called on Rosh Hashanah. The washing machine was an experience.
You want to know what it means that lives matter? A Crown Heights resident explain what that really looks like using the actions of the Crown Heights Jewish community over the past few months as a guide.
Zvi Gluck is the CEO of Amudim, an organization dedicated to helping abuse victims and those suffering with addiction and mental health issues within the Jewish community. He penned the following Op-Ed after the disappointing news that this years summer would be without overnight camps.
A proud Crown Heights resident grapples with a troubling trend that can be seen on the streets of Crown Heights. Despite the order for all New York City residents to wear a face mask when not social distancing, more than a few Crown Heights residents are not. Here are the arguments for and against.
How should we respond to the blatant double standard that has left the Orthodox Jewish population on New York City as second class citizens? Op-Ed writer Yosef Chaim Brook shares one way to make a dramatic difference.
A Crown Heights resident, astounded at the complete disconnect between the Mayor of New York City and the reality in it, wrote an letter to Mr. de Blasio, regarding plans to defund the police, and where to start.
Daniel Eleff of DansDeals.com penned an Op-Ed following the wedding of his brother that took place as a small affair. Will the smaller COVID weddings become the weddings of the future?
Crown Heights resident and health care executive Yosef Hershkop, put his thoughts in an Op-Ed following what will undoubtedly go down in history as a colossal failure for New York CIty.
A parent and a teacher’s spouse opens up on the challenges that the teachers of Crown Heights face in the realities of teaching children virtually COVID-19, and faces off against the criticism lobbied against them.
A Crown Heights mother of 4, daughter, wife, and sister brings the ongoing phenomenon of COVID weddings into perspective, weighing the pros and cons of holding one, and how they are held.
A group of parents that have a child that is engaged to get married or has already gotten married, found themselves stonewalled by a Crown Heights Wedding Hall, and have turned to the community with a plea for help.
Crown Heights resident and health care executive Yosef Hershkop, penned an Op-Ed reminding residents of Crown Heights to vote in the upcoming election, with the chance of placing Chaim Deutsch, an Frum Jew, in Congress.
Dovid Greenwald, a Lubavitcher and Law Student, takes to task another difficult part of this Coronavirus pandemic, hypocrites. Those that dictate the rules, abut seem unable to follow them themselves.
An “In the parshah” girl of marriageable age takes on a published opinion that unprofessional resume photos are ruining peoples chances of finding a shidduch. In the authors mind, it’s completely uncalled for.
A teacher from United Lubavitcher Yeshiva in Crown Heights thanks the Yeshivos and Mosdos of the community for their tremendous backing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As Mrs. Cipi Junik sits shiva following the passing of her mother, she penned these words from the heart on how each person has an amazing power to make a difference.
Menachem Benchemon, who organized a well attended event in 770 this past week laments the sad state of affairs that 770 is today, and who is allowing it to continue.