Rav Yaakov Bender to Address Boston Kollel Reception Tonight in Lawrence

Every year, some 250,000 students, of whom 30,000-40,000 are Jewish, attend Boston-area universities. Enter the Boston Kollel. Founded in 1988, the kollel, under the...

NYPD Detective Feels at Home in Tel Aviv

An NYPD detective stationed in Israel is visiting New York to give his take on terrorism to Jewish community leaders. Charlie Benaim was speaking...

Arab Terror Suspects Caught With Yarmulka and Tzitizis May Have Planned to Pose as...

Today, Israeli police arrested seven Palestinian Authority Arabs, including a woman, who may have been planning to disguise themselves as chareidim in order to...

Rav Metzger: Learn Mishnayos L’illui Nishmas Assaf Ramon

Chief Rabbi of Israel Rav Yona Metzger, following the tragic death yesterday of Captain Asaf Ramon, called on all Jews to learn a Mishnah...

Bnei Brak Mikvaos to Be Free of Charge On Erev Yom Kippur

The mayor of Bnei Brak, Rabbi Yaakov Asher, is working in advance of the Yomim Noraim to maintain the unique character of the atmosphere...

14,000 Tons of Potatoes to Be Sold for Rosh Hashanah in Israel

A survey conducted by the Avshalom institute regarding the consumption of potatoes for the Yom Tov of Rosh Hashanah states that 61% of Israelis...

HeeringĀ® Coffee OU Certification Announced

Kindred Spirits of North America, Inc. has announced that HeeringĀ® Coffee liqueur has been certified by the Orthodox Union. The OU, termed a "coveted...

Yishai Brings Mubarak Letter and Siddur for Shalit from Chacham Ovadiah Yosef

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu took Shas chairman Eli Yishai with him to Cairo in an effort to use the moral authority of Yishai and...

New Osama Bin Laden Tape: Obama “Powerless,” Blames 9/11 on American Support for Israel

In a tape released yesterday by al-Qaida's media wing, terrorist leader Osama bin Laden said President Barack Obama is "powerless" to stop the war...

Schools, Municipal Services in 240 Locales in Israel Continue Two-Day Strike

Educational institutions and sanitation workers in 240 local councils in Israel started a two-day strike yesterday, to protest a government decision to cut budget-balancing...