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NY Times Profiles Shofar Expert

Yoseph Berger reports in the New York Times: In his corner of Brooklyn, he has the status of a Louis Armstrong, though he is...

Bloomberg: Country Risks ‘National Suicide’ With Immigration Policy; Thousands Arrested Nationwide

Mayor Michael Bloomberg isn't holding his tongue when it comes to criticism of the U.S. immigration policy. In a major speech to the Council on...

How the Palestinian Leadership Is Ignoring History

By Alan Dershowitz The Palestinians are in the process of seeking sovereignty from the United Nations, but in doing so, they are asking for more...

Can Herman Cain Deliver an Upset?

By Dana Milbank In the Republican presidential race, it is becoming increasingly difficult to separate fact from farce. In last weekend's season-opener of "Saturday Night Live,"...

Audio: Rav Reisman On Rosh Hashanah

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

Kesivah Vachasimah Tovah from Matzav.com

On this Erev Rosh Hashanah morning, the final day of 5771, we would like to thank our tens of thousands of devoted readers across...

Rav Moshe Shternbuch – Crying On Rosh Hashanah: Is it Permitted?

It is written in the Maaseh Rav that the Vilna Gaon said that one is not permitted to cry on Rosh Hashanah. His mekor...

NYC: Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspended for Rosh Hashanah

Alternate side parking street cleaning regulations in the five boroughs of New York City will be suspended tomorrow, the first day of...

A Basic Understanding Of The Tekios

By Rabbi Doniel Neustadt One of the most important mitzvos of Rosh Hashanah is the Biblical command to blow the shofar. Although the significance...

Parsha Partner – Rosh Hashanah

Bring new meaning to your Shabbos seudah by involving your family and guests in discussions on the weekly parsha. Parsha Partner has...