Monthly Archives: July 2009

Video: Rudy to Obama: ‘Shut Up’

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who has returned as a leading Republican spokesman, condemned Obama's health care plan in an interview...

Bloomberg Campaign Seeks ‘Persuasive’ Hebrew/Yiddish Speakers

Here's a "help wanted" flyer being circulated by the Bloomberg campaign in search of "well-spoken, persuasive, confident, and hard-working" field workers to pound the...

Rabbinate Issues Hiking Guidelines to Yeshiva Bochurim

Yeshiva bochurim, during bein hazemanim, have been urged by the Chief Rabbinate to take adequate safety precautions when hiking. "Unfortunately, bitter experience has taught...

Rav Yitzchok Dweck Talks About Recent Events

Rav Yitzchok Dweck, prominent rov in the Deal, NJ, community, known for his special nature, his chesed and his care for his kehillah together...

Obama Charges White House Visitors for Meals

Four of the most powerful business leaders in America arrived at the White House one day last month for lunch with President Barack Obama,...

Rav Moshe Chait zt”l – An Appreciation

By Yair Hoffman There was no one who knew him that was unaffected by him.  His love for his Talmidim, for his congregants, for Klal...

Congress Races to Save “Cash for Clunkers”

The House raced today to pass legislation pouring an additional $2 billion into the popular - but financially strapped - "cash for clunkers" car...

Audio: Nachamu Nachamu Ami

As we move forward, taking inspiration from what was hopefully our last Tisha B'Av in golus, we look ahead, with motivation to be...

Parshas Va’eschanon: Your Mitzvah With His Money

By Rabbi Tzvi Price The following scenario would probably qualify as one of the worst nightmares of any shul-goer. You wake up late, and after...

Rav Mintz On Shabbos Nachamu

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone,...