Kiryat Degel HaTorah Slated for Ramat Beit Shemesh Gimmel

Members of the Beit Shemesh branch of Degel HaTorah convened a special meeting to survey the work of the faction's representatives on the city...

Rick Lazio’s Web Site Says He’s Running For Governor

Reublican Rick Lazio is apparently running for governor of New York. He's made no public announcement, but has formed a campaign committee. His Web...

Matzav Comment: The Lubavitcher Rebbe And His Opponents – An Article Written in Poor...

The following article, titled "The Lubavitcher Rebbe And His Opponents," was written by YY Jacobson and appears in the Five Towns Jewish Times. We hereby...

Letter from Gedolim Urges Bochurim to Marry Older Girls

Matzav report: Last year, a letter signed by various gedolim was released, encouraging bochurim in the parsha of shidduchim to consider marrying a girl...

Harav Shneur Kotler zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Today, 3 Tammuz

Rav Shneur Kotler zt"l was the son of the Lakewood rosh yeshiva, Rav Aharon Kotler zt"l. Upon the passing of his father in 1962,...

Natzrat Illit to Build Chareidi Neighborhood to Counter Arabs Moving In

Natzrat Illit Mayor Shimon Gapso is concerned with the demographic situation in the northern city, that has an annual emigration rate of 0.5% and...

Marking Three Years Since Gilad Schalit Was Kidnapped

Three years ago, Cpl. Gilad Schalit was abducted when a number of Palestinian gunmen launched a bloody cross-border raid from the Gaza Strip. Two...

Paterson to NY Senate: No Work, No Pay

An angry New York Gov. David Paterson says he will try to withhold the pay and perks of senators until they do their job...

Obama Calls Former NYC Mayor Koch To Ask How He’s Doin’

President Barack Obama has called former New York City Mayor Ed Koch in the hospital to ask how he's doin'. The 84-year-old Koch is...

Wedding of Great-Grandson of Vizhnitzer Rebbe of Monsey

Last night, Yisroel Hager married Faiga Dishel Shneibalg, daughter of Rav Chaim Yechiel Aaron Mayer Shneibalg, Zidichover Rebbe in Bnei Brak. The chosson is...