Chicago Rabbinical Council Top Ten Questions for November 2013

Q What is the cRc's policy on canned cranberry sauce? A: Canned cranberry sauce is acceptable without certification if it contains no kosher-sensitive ingredients. In...

Secret Jewish Wedding Held On Har Habayis Causes Uproar

A Jewish couple’s surreptitious, clandestine wedding on the Har Habayis in Yerushalayim is a causing a tumult. An online post that was later removed stated that a couple asked Rabbi...

Panic: Mothers Rush to Pull Children From Ra’anana Pre-schools; Shops, Restaurants Deserted Following Stabbing...

“Due to the security situation, the shop will be closed today,” was among the signs that could be seen this afternoon in Ra’anana, the...

Audio: Rav Feiner On the Steipler Gaon zt”l

The following is a drashah delivered by Rav Eytan Feiner, the brilliant and dynamic rov of the White Shul, Cong. Knesseth Israel in Far...

Misaskim Needs Your Help

No one is ever prepared to cope with a tragedy. When people are thrown into that dark abyss of crisis or loss, the...

Prison Inmates Now Answering Calls in NY DMV

The female voices answering phones at the New York Department of Motor Vehicles could belong to women doing hard time. Inmates at the Bedford Hills...

Oy Vey, Obama: Prez Losing Jewish Support (Finally)

Charles M. Blow writes in the NY Times: Is President Obama good for the Jews? For more and more Jewish-Americans, the answer is no. In...

Washington Begins Celebrating, Protesting Donald Trump

Through the clear, cool dawn, hundreds of thousands of people began descending on the nation's capital Friday to celebrate, protest or simply witness the...

Scores of Tzedaka Administrators Gather To Ensure Compliance with the Law

A legal workshop designed to help administrators of gemachs, special shul funds and other charitable entities in the Orthodox community operate smoothly in compliance...

Facebook to Build Company Town (How About a Kollel?)

Silicon Valley excess still hasn't reached its peak: Facebook is building a 394-unit housing complex within walking distance of its sprawling campus in Menlo...