The UN General Assembly’s annual meeting is set to begin Sunday, bringing with it lots of traffic to Midtown and on Manhattan’s East Side this week. Here is a list of official street closures.
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.
Rabbi Shmuel Lesches, Maggid Shiur in Yeshiva Gedola of Melbourne, Australia, has compiled a guide to the laws of Sukkos (up to – but not including – Hoshanah Rabbah), including the laws of building a Sukkah and selecting the Daled Minim, for the benefit of the wider Lubavitch community.
The young man charged with carrying out a hate-motivated shooting at the Chabad of Poway that killed one woman and injured three others pleaded guilty Friday to all 113 federal charges filed against him.
Decades since his songs have been introduced to the world, Reb Yom Tov Ehrilch’s music continues to be sung in Jewish homes and brings joy and inspires people around the world.
Menachem Wagner (Toronto, Ontario) to Miri Shanowitz (Crown Heights)
Rabbi Chaim Dalfin, author and Chasidic historian shares interesting facts, many revealed for the first time. The purpose of his program is to inspire all but especially the youth. Watch another installment here on CrownHeights.info.
Rochel Kaplan takes a moment to peer back on this Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year, and what it means for the year to come.
A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel voted against green-lighting COVID-19 booster shots Friday — throwing up a major hurdle for President Biden’s plan to dole out a third dose to most Americans.
New Yorkers will be able to avoid jail time for most nonviolent parole violations under a new law signed Friday by Gov. Kathy Hochul.
Rabbi Manis Friedman is a world-renowned author, counselor, lecturer and philosopher. He is the founder of Bais Chana in Minnesota. He is known as “Youtube’s Most Popular Rabbi” and has published his most recent book “Creating a life that matters”.
Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present a weekly photo of the Rebbe as he greets students of the United Lubavitcher Yeshivah during their Sukkos rally at 770, 1953.
We present the Shalom Zochor list for the week of Shabbos Parshas Haazinu:
I would like to share with you about something that is happening nowadays that impressed me, and I decided to share it with you. Hopefully it will motivate all of us.
In this weeks Dvar Torah, Rabbi Yosef Katzman speaks on the inner spirit of the Jewish people, and how regardless of the circumstances, we are always connected to Hashem.
As soon as federal regulators approve COVID-19 booster shots for the general population, New York City’s health care system will be ready to administer them.
“Lubavitch Tanz” is the new lively dance track of Chabad Niggunim released by Yisrolik Bash.