A Reader Writes: Support for Those With Chronic Diseases

Dear Matzav Editor, A new organization, Yisichena, is working on forming support groups within the frum community for people suffering from a variety of devastating...

No Minchah Minyanim Tomorrow at Sloatsburg Rest Area

Matzav.com has learned that tomorrow, Tisha B'Av, there will not be any minyanim for Minchah at the the Sloatsburg rest area, the popular stop...

Subway May be First Successful “Kosher Restaurant Franchise”

Store #11 in North Miami Beach will by far make Subway the largest kosher franchise. Numerous attempts by both kosher owned restaurants and chains...

The Seculars Get a Taste of Their Own Medicine

Dear Editor, I share with you an important piece of analysis by Rafi G. of the Life in Israel blog, who examined the treatment of...

Rumor About Na Nach Petek Saving Yeshiva Bochur’s Life at Kever Arizal Spreads

A unconfirmed story has been spreading fast in Israel, with most people just saying that it is nothing but a silly rumor or a figment...

Hikind Blasts NY Daily News for Publishing Anti-Semitic Cartoon

In response to Glen and Gary McCoys's anti-Semitic, syndicated cartoon, The Flying McCoys, which appeared in Monday's NY Daily News, Assemblyman Dov Hikind yesterday...

R’ Goldknopf Takes Eidah to Task for Shefa Shuk Hechsher Despite Chillul Shabbos

R' Yitzchak Goldknopf, the secretary of the Committee for Shemiras Shabbos , who previously has led the battle against Sehfa Shuk due to the...

Audio: Conversation With Rabbi Paysach J. Krohn

Radio host Nachum Segal recent hosted Rabbi Paysach J. Krohn at his studio for a fascinating discussion. Rabbi Krohn, a renowned author, lecturer,...

Sketch of Rav Wosner’s Attacker Released

The New York State police have released a sketch of the suspect being sought in the attack at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday on Rav...

A Letter from R’ Itzy Eckstein, Father of Habochur Shaya Dov z”l

The following is an email that was sent out to friends and family of R' Itzy Eckstein, father of Yeshaya Dov Eckstein z"l, who was...