Photos: Matzeivah Placed at Grave of Martin Grossman

This past week, a matzeivah was erected at the gravesite of Mr. Martin Grossman, Michoel Yechiel ben Avraham. Because Mr. Grossman did not...

Israeli Roshei Yeshivos Discuss Housing Crisis and Solutions for Young Couples

During conferences for roshei yeshivos held in Yerushalayim and Bnei Brak under the auspices of SheHasimcha BeMe'ono, the participants discussed the housing crisis in...

Bit by Electronic Bit, Chazzan Rosenblatt’s Voice Is Restored

Joseph Berger reports in the New York Times: He was called the Jewish Caruso. Indeed, fervent enthusiasts sometimes referred to Caruso as the Italian Yossele...

License Plate Readers Popping Up In NYC Suburbs

Drive around New York City or the suburbs and there's a good chance your car will be captured on a "not-so-candid" camera.  A growing...

Savvy Teen Turns Phone into a Porsche

Most people throw away old cell phones without a second thought. Steven Ortiz is not like most teenagers. This 17-year-old Californian went on Craigslist...

Census Managers Fired for Falsifying Population Counts in Brooklyn

The U.S. Census Bureau has fired two supervisors in a local New York field office after whistleblowers disclosed they were instructed to falsify population...

Intelligence Sources: Mubarak Will Die Within One Year

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's cancer is terminal and he will die within a year, according to intelligence sources quoted by the Washington Times. Western...

FBI: Times Square Could’ve Been Killing Zone

The attack would have killed hundreds, if not thousands. But he botched the job. Faisal Shahzad's plan to blow up an SUV in Times...

Munkatcher Camp: $16,000 and Over 6000 Kapitlach Tehillim for Reb Sholom Mordechai

By Shmuly Rubashkin Following five days of non-stop work, in which they collected over $16,000 and over 6000 kapitlach Tehillim, the boys at the Munkatcher...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 10 Av

Yissachor ben Yaakov Avinu (1564 BCE) Rav Don Yitzchak Abarbanel (1437-1508). Abrabanel was born in Lisbon, Portugal, to an illustrious Sephardic family which traced its...