Vaad of Greater Washington Shuts JCC Cafe After Finding Treife Meat

Richard Greenberg of The Washinton Jewish Week reports: The JCC Cafe, a kosher dining fixture in the District for more than a decade, has been...

More Kosher Consumers Requesting Yoshon

Kosher caterers in many parts of the New York Metropolitan area have become accustomed to demands for "Yoshon," grain that has taken root before...

Opinion: Coming Soon…Tanks in Meah Shearim

By David Katz, Etrog News Yerushalayim policemen crossed a red line Monday night when they used stun grenades, tear gas and pepper gas against chareidi...

In Kelm: Smile…It’s Elul!

In the month of Elul, the yeshiva of Kelm was a very serious place. The trepidation from the upcoming Yom Hadin was in the air....

‘New Sanhedrin’: Jews Who Sell Land to Arabs Should Not Daven for the Amud,...

A Jew who sells land to an Arab in Israel should not be allowed to daven for the amud, should not be given an...

APP Report: Lakewood Tax Assessor’s Retirement is Result of Rebuke from Orthodox Community

The Asbury Park Press reports on a story that originally appeared (here) on Matzav.com: The township's tax assessor announced her abrupt retirement Monday, following...

Yerushalayim Municipality Provides Full Funding for ‘Recognized But Unofficial’ Schools

The Yerushalayim Municipality has decided to allow full funding of educational institutions designated "recognized but unofficial" following intense efforts by chareidi representatives and by...

Benizri Begins Jail Sentence

Dozens of supporters accompanied former Shas cabinet minister Shlomo Benizri to Ma'asiyahu Prison in Ramle today, shouting slogans of support and scrapping with reporters...

Kashrus Alert: Post Discontinuing Pas Yisroel Status of All its Cereals

Matzav.com has learned that within the next four weeks, Post Cereal will be discontinuing the Pas Yisroel status of all its cereals. All pareve...

Just In: Yanks-Red Sox Game Time Changed to Avoid Conflict With Yom Kippur

ESPN and Major League Baseball have agreed to switch the starting time of a Yankees-Red Sox game to avoid conflicting with Yom Kippur,...