Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 29 Av

Rav Shmuel Salant, Rav of Yerushalayim (1816-1909). Born in Bialystok, Russia, his father passed away soon afterwards, and he was sent off to study...

Ten Yesomim Need Our Help

In his short 45 years, Reb Itche zt"l, accomplished much, despite years of declining health. A giant in Torah, a baki in halachah, he...

The Stretiner Rebbetzin, Rebbetzin Tziporah Brandwein a”h

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of the Stretiner Rebbetzin, Rebbetzin Tziporah Brandwein a"h, this evening in Yerushalayim. The Rebbetzin...

Wedding of Daughter of Rav Elya Ber Wachtfogel Tonight

Tonight, the wedding of a daughter of Rav Elya Ber Wachtfogel, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedolah Zichron Moshe of South Fallsburg, will be held...

Top Sweden Newspaper Says IDF Kills Palestinians for their Organs, Is Linked to Crime...

A leading Swedish newspaper reported this week that Israeli soldiers are abducting Palestinians in order to steal their organs, a claim that prompted furious...

Heat Gives NYC Dangerous Smog Problem, Health Advisory Until 11 p.m.

As temperatures soared today, air quality plummeted, prompting the New York State Health Department to issue a health advisory until 11 p.m. CBS 2...

Survey: Most Chareidim Want Secular Higher Education

Over half of chareidim in Israel would be interested in receiving advanced secular education in preparation for a profession if they could be assured...

West Nile Virus Detected in Central Brooklyn

State Senator Kevin Parker today announced that the New York City Health Department has detected West Nile virus in Central Brooklyn. So far, no...

US Tax Probe On 150 UBS Customers

More than 150 US customers of the Swiss bank UBS are being "criminally investigated" on suspicion of tax avoidance, court documents say. The suspects...

A Reader Writes: More On Camp Issues

Dear Editor, I would like to add my copper-colored coins to the camp issues that should be resolved before the letters go out for the...