18th Avenue Playground Named Park of the Month

The new 18th Avenue Park, located on 18th Avenue and 56th street in Boro Park, has been named February's Park of the Month by...

Matzav.com Launches New Site

Matzav.com is proud to present its new website, which will further enhance the news and information that we provide each day to our readers....

Yeshivah Moreshes Yehoshua Dinner Tonight

Yeshiva Moreshes Yehoshua, led by Harav Dovid Trenk, the veteran and beloved mechanech, is holding its inaugural dinner tonight at Toras Emes Hall, 1904...

Internet Scammers Use Reb Bentzion Dunner’s Name to Embezzle Money

Internet scammers are attempting to embezzle money using the names of the late baal tzedaka Reb Benzion Dunner and a Scottish law professor. An...

Former Mayor of Lakewood Jerry Greenberg

This morning, the levaya of Mr. Jerome Irving Greenberg, former mayor of the town of Lakewood, was held at the Congregation Sons...

Lakewood to Clear Homeless from Camp

The Lakewood Township Committee last night announced the allocation of $50,000 of federal money to clear the woods of homeless squatters and try...

New International Grassroots Effort On Behalf of Gilad Shalit is Launched

The National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) this past week launched a worldwide grassroots effort aimed at bringing Israeli MIA Gilad Shalit ...

The Shmuz: Changing People’s Lives

If you have recently seen the familiar red and black logo for “The Shmuz” on the bumper of someone’s car and asked yourself,...

Chareidi Stores to Introduce Separate Entrances for Men and Women

Last week, a popular nuts and seeds store at the Bucharim neighborhood in Yerushalayim declared it plans to institute separation between men and...

The Jewish Week: Frum Teens Defy The Norm

Jonathan Mark of the Jewish Week writes in this week's edition: It’s been said that sports doesn’t build character, it reveals it. Pittsburgh’s WTAE-TV reported (Feb....