Monthly Archives: April 2010

Rav Eliezer Dovid Follman zt”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Eliezer Dovid Follman zt"l, longtime eighth grade rebbi at Yeshiva Torah Temimah in...

NYC Councilmen Join to Combat the Elimination of Priority-7 Vouchers

Three New York City Councilmen announced that they have joined forces to combat the city's proposed cuts to the Priority-7 voucher program. Priority-7 vouchers...

Riverdale Hatzalah Member Becomes Commissioner of Port Authority of NY and NJ

Jeffrey A. Moerdler, the New York practice leader of Mintz Levin's Real Estate and Communications practices and an active member of the Riverdale community,...

Lakewood Shabbos of Chizuk With Rav Kotler and Rav Salomon

As part of Beth Medrash Govoha of Lakewood's Kollel Campaign, the four roshei yeshiva of BMG - Rav Malkiel Kotler, Rav Dovid Schustal, Rav...

Counting and Transforming

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The mourning aspects of the Sefirah period have so taken over the seven weeks between Pesach and Shavuos that we can...

The Kosher Haircut Guide for Lag Ba’omer

With the Lag Ba'omer haircut season looming ahead, Kollel Zichron Ephraim Heschel of Far Rockaway, under the leadership of Rav Binyomin Forst, author of...

Yizkereim Events Draw Crowds

Commemoration and optimism resonated at the New York debut of "Shanghai Miracle," in Brooklyn at Agudas Yisrael Bais Binyomin and in the Five Towns,...

Mi Ke’amcha Yisroel: Unified, With a Purpose

This week, Matzav.com was gratified to hand a check of over $30,000 to one of the askanim involved in assisting Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin....

Teens Arrested for Assaulting Rebbi at The Cheder in Brooklyn

The New York Post reports: That's a lot of chutzpah!  A Brooklyn rabbi took a fierce beating from teenage punks after demanding they scram...

Audio: Rav Reisman On Parshas Emor

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, maggid shiur in Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d'asra of Agudath Israel of...