Tonight: Nittel Nacht

A friendly reminder to our dear readers: Tonight is “Nittel Nacht,” and the Chabad custom is not to learn Torah, so as not to “add Chayus” to impurity.

Laws and Customs: Chanukah

Rabbi Shmuel Lesches, Maggid Shiur in Yeshiva Gedola of Melbourne, Australia, has compiled a guide to the laws of Chanukah for the benefit of the wider Lubavitch community.

Shabbos at the Besht: “Learning to COACH Others to Turn Tragedy Into Triumph.”

This Shabbos at the Besht: Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, LMFT is a licensed therapist based in Brooklyn and Monsey. For years he has improved the lives of families, couples and individuals in New York and around the world. This shabbos he will be giving a lecture titled “Learning to COACH others to turn tragedy into triumph.
In the memory of the Kedoshim in Jersey City.”

Information to be Menachem Avel the Brashevitzky Family

The Brashevitzky family will be sitting shiva for their father, Chaim Brashevitzky OBM, at 51 East 55th St between Remson Ave and Clarkson Ave, right off Utica Ave. Tefillah and Shiva times in extended article.

SHOMRIM SAFTEY ALERT

Crown Heights Shomrim has published an alert requesting that all Crown Heights residents take extra precautions tonight, as this Halloween evening is more rowdy than normal. Multiple groups of teens are reported to be roaming the streets assaulting people at random.