Mrs. Gilda Kaufman a”h

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Mrs. Gilda Kaufman a"h, the mother of the rosh yeshiva of Waterbury, Rav Ahron...

Hikind Asks Netanyahu To Decry Negative Media Portrayal Of Cheridim In Beit Shemesh

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) has written to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu urging him to stem the negative reports coming out of Beit Shemesh about...

JAPAN SAGA CLOSED: Yaakov Yosef Released After 1,734 Days in Prison

The sad saga of three yeshiva bochurim jailed in Japan finally came to an end today with Yaakov Yosef's homecoming. After a painfully long...

Told to Remove His Yarmulka at Soccer League, 9-Year-Old Player in Hawaii Refused

Yudi Weinbaum is passionate about many things—chief among them, Judaism, with soccer trailing behind as a close second. So he really took it to heart...

Advertising that Works: 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...

The Inaugural Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation Convention is Sold Out!

-Communicated- (But don’t depair! The Motzei Shabbos and Sunday programs are open to the public) Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation (CCHF), which will be hosting its...

BaltimoreJewishLife Announces Launch Of ‘ONE-Number’ Emergency Hotline

Five years ago, with the founding of the Baltimore Shomrim, an organization dedicated to community safety, members of the Baltimore Jewish community became the...

Man Caught Trying to Smuggle 53 Shofaros and 40 Esrogim

A man attempting to smuggle 53 shofaros and 40 esrogim from Morocco in two suitcases through the area for passengers who do not have anything...