The Danger of ‘Purim’ Fireworks and Explosives

Matzav.com would like to remind all readers of the dangers of dangerous fireworks and explosives often purchased by children and teens before Purim.  To accentuate...

Obama Reassures: Japan’s Radiation Won’t Reach the US

President Barack Obama, trying to reassure a worried nation, declared today that "harmful levels" of radiation from the Japanese nuclear disaster are not expected to...

Video, Photos: Rav Simcha Bunim Cohen Addresses Kinnus for 25th Yahrtzeit of Rav Moshe...

In honor of the 25th yahrtzeit of Maran Rav Moshe Feinstein zt"l, rabbon shel kol bnei hagolah, a gathering was held last night...

Congressman Engel: Where’s the World’s Outrage Over Fogel Murders?

Congressman Eliot Engel (D-NY-17) issued the following statement in response to the murder of the Fogel family in Gaza by Palestinian terrorists. The...

Video: It’s Purim: Do You Know Where Your Kids Are?

Matzav.com readers are urged to watch the video below, which raises awareness regarding children and the dangers of drinking on Purim. All are urged...

Report: Forcing Costumes on Babies Can Ruin Purim

Purim is a happy and joyous occasion for Jews, but forcing babies and small children to masquerade in unwanted costumes can cause...

Radiation Detected at U. S. Airports

Radiation detectors at Dallas-Fort Worth and Chicago O'Hare airports were triggered when passengers from flights that started in Tokyo passed through customs, the New...

Video, Photos: Chicago Rabbinical Council Kashrus Seminar

In advance of the upcoming Yomim Tovim, the Chicago Rabbinical Council held a special kashrus seminar this past Monday. The event began with opening...

Tonight: Lakewood Asifa for Boys in Japan

Tonight, Motzoei Taanis Esther, an asifa will be held in Lakewood at Bais Faiga Hall for Yaakov Yosef ben Raizel and Yoel Zev ben...

Photos: Rav Shlomo Amar Visits Rav Malkiel Kotler

On Sunday Rav Shlomo Amar, the Sephardic Chief Rabbi of Israel, visited Lakewood, NJ. On Sunday, Rav Amar visited the home of Rav...