12 Free Laptops at Oorah

This week marks the launching of Oorah's annual Laptop Giveaway. In just one week, on Lag Ba'Omer, May 12 2009, 12 completely free laptops...

Study: 25% Blame Jews for Financial Crisis

The media coverage of the Bernard Madoff scandal made extensive reference to Madoff's ethnic and religious background and his prominent role in the Jewish...

Soldier Killed in Military Operation North of Ramallah

An IDF soldier was killed last night during a Duchifat Reconnaissance Unit operational activity in the town of Bir Zeit north of Ramallah, apparently...

Celebrating a Decade of Hope: Bonei Olam Annual NY Dinner Tonight

The much anticipated, annual Bonei Olam New York dinner will take place tonight, at Ateres Chaya Hall in Boro Park. The dinner is open...

Photos: Borough Park Askanim Endorse Brad Lander for City Council

Borough-Park's best and brightest recently met to strategize for Brad (Boruch) Lander for New York City Council. After the official word got out...

THE MAP SEEKER: One Woman’s Quest

By Leah Kotkes, Israel Bookshop Publications Reviewed by Chaim Schwarz Leah Kotkes experiences life. With the vivid expression of a novel or a symphony or a...

Jack Kemp, Friend of the Jews

The Jewish community lost a great friend and advocate with the passing of former congressman and HUD secretary Jack Kemp. Mr. Kemp followed up...

Palestinians Busted Trying to Sell 2,000-Year-Old Hebrew Scroll

Two Palestinians were arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing a rare antique Hebrew scroll and attempting to sell it for millions of dollars. Police apprehended...

Recession Helps Stabilize Kosher Meat Supply

The shortage of glatt kosher meat in the US may be over, but it has certainly changed the landscape of kosher meat since the...

The Case of Sam Goldstein and the Swine Flu Vaccine

What they didn't tell Samuel Goldstein in 1976 about the swine flu vaccine killed him. Now his widow and son say that should be...