Home Depot & Staples On Rt. 70 in Lakewood Certified as UEZ Businesses

Lakewood shoppers and merchants could be in for a big surprise soon: more money in their pockets. As of December 2, 2009, Governor Corzine...

Shomrim Help Save Baltimore Police Horses

The Baltimore Sun reports: Private donations have saved the Baltimore Police Department's horse unit for at least another year. Nearly $90,000, including a big...

Aufruf Ends at Hospital After Chosson’s Sister Gets Hit

The sister of a chosson in Ashdod will never forget her brother's aufruf after she got plunked on the head by candy intended for...

The Matzav Rant: The Work of the Shadchan

By Shmuel Miskin The topic of shidduchim is on so many people's minds, and for this rant, I'd like to share not my own feelings, but...

Australian Parliament Holds First Chanukah Party

Chanukah was celebrated at the New South Wales Parliament House for the first time since the house was established in 1856. Attendees at Tuesday's...

Ukraine Academic’s Libel: Israel Imported 25,000 Kids for Their Organs

Stories appearing on several Ukrainian Web sites claim Israel has brought around some 25,000 Ukrainian children into the country over the past two years...

Don’t Eat and Drive: New for Chanukah – Vodka Donuts (1 Donut = Bottle...

Alcohol importers in Israel have decided to market their vodka in an original way: By hiring a pastry chef who is also a bartender...

Bochur in Japan Jail All Alone

Yaakov Yosef Grunwald, one of the three boys incarcerated in Japan, is currently in a jail in Chiba, Japan. Following his recent trial, he...

Unique Advertising Opportunities On Matzav.com

As Matzav.com continues to grow and our readership expands each and every day, we owe our gratitude to you, our loyal readers, for allowing...

Knesset Passes Reading of Bill for 26-Week Maternity Leave for Women in Israel

With a vote of 60 in favor, one against, and one abstention, the Knesset yesterday approved a preliminary reading of a bill extending maternity...