OU Expresses Concern Over President Obama’s Budget Proposal Provision

Today, the Orthodox Union expressed grave concerns about one aspect of President Obama's federal budget proposal, released today, which, the OU says, will harm...

It’s About Time: Holding Frum Websites – and Advertisers – Accountable

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com It's a simple question: Is there accountability? When will so-called frum websites be held accountable for what they publish and report,...

The Greatness Of Rav Moshe Weitman zt”l

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman In the Heavenly realms, even the smallest mitzvah has enormous ramifications. In our world, however, very little of what people do...

Mock Wedding Requires Couple to Get Divorce

A 17-year-old teen boy who gave a 14-year-old girl a ring and pronounced, "Harei at mekudeshes lee betabaas zu kedas Moshe v'Yisroel" in the...

Yerushalayim Switches to Metal Trash Cans After Toeivah Protests Damage Plastic Ones

The Yerushalayim Municipality has replaced dozens of plastic garbage bins with noncombustible metal ones, this after recurring riots in protest of the annual toeivah...

Klal Yisroel at Risk

Rabbi Yaacov Haber has for many years been a most creative force in Torah education. He was National Director of Jewish Education for the...

Fire Damages Mehadrin Kosher Poultry Plant

A two-alarm fire early this morning damaged the Mehadrin Kosher Poultry plant at 1100 Lincoln Road in Exeter Township. About a dozen maintenance workers...

Kew Gardens Hills Street Renamed For Rabbi Avraham Schechter z”l

New York City Councilmember James Gennaro on February 17 hosted a ceremony renaming a stretch of 72nd Drive between 147th and 150th Streets in...

Vending Machines Dispense Torah Learning

Learning Torah has replaced chips, candy bars and pretzels at a vending machine on the second floor of the Yerushalayim Central Bus Station. Passengers...

Rabbi Aviner: Visiting Nazi Death Camps Forbidden

Educational school trips to the Nazi death camps in Poland have become common among most Jewish sectors in Israel, but Zionist Rabbi Shlomo Aviner...