Linden Shul Has Rental Resolution for Eruv

Rabbi Yehoshua Hess, rov of Congregation Anshe Chesed in Linden, presented a plaque with a one dollar bill to Mayor Mark Smith of the...

Hershey Friedman Hires 150 Workers for Agri Star

The new owner of the kosher meatpacking plant in Postville says he plans to hire 150 workers as the plant expands its poultry production...

FBI Joins Investigation to Find Mr. Menachem’s Killer

The FBI major-crimes unit has joined the investigation of the fatal robbery at a Madison Avenue jewelry store in which the thief gunned...

Group of Democrats – Supported By J Street – Pressuring Obama to Move Against...

Democratic U.S. Reps. Keith Ellison, Betty McCollum, and James Oberstar sent a letter urging President Obama late last week urging him to use diplomatic...

Bill de Blasio Endorses Lazar for NYC Council

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio has announced his endorsement of Joe Lazar for City Council in the special election to fill...

Video: Rabbi Shmully Hecht Challenges Professor Goldstone at Yale

Rabbi Shmully Hecht, advisor to Eliezer, the Jewish society at Yale University, confronted Judge Richard Goldstone last week when he delivered an address...

Obama Proposes $200M to Help Cities Host 9/11 Trials

The Obama administration is proposing a $200 million fund to help pay for security costs in cities hosting the trials of accused terrorists such...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 16 Shevat

Rav Dovid of Kolomai, a talmid of the Baal Shem Tov (1732) Rav Yona Navon, Rav of Yerushalayim (1713-1760). Appointed Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Gedulat...

Man Invites TV Station To Film Bank Robbery

A Hanover Township man is in jail after he called WFMZ-TV and told them he was going to rob a bank and invited them...

Rabbi Moskowitz’s Attacker Gets 8 Years Behind Bars

Kathleen Hopkins of the APP reports: A judge on Friday sentenced a 39-year-old Lakewood man to eight years in prison for a senseless, unprovoked...