Rubashkin Verdict Was Same Day as Alfred Dreyfus’s 75th Yahrtzeit

The following is from a report by Allan Jay Gerber in The Jewish Star: With the recent verdict in the Rubashkin case, trials are...

Answering Your Summer Shailos in the Mountains

At the end of June every year, as the school year ends, a mass exodus out of the city takes place. At precisely this...

Rubashkin Attorneys Appeal Conviction and Sentence

Attorneys for Reb Sholom Mordechai ben Rivkah Rubashkin have appealed his conviction and sentence on financial fraud charges. Attorneys for  Reb Sholom Mordechai filed...

Siyum Hashas of Mishnah Yomis this Shabbos

This Shabbos, Tammuz 23/July 3, thousands will be celebrating the completion of the 11th cycle of the Mishna Yomis - the daily study program...

Shalit March Draws 20,000 Calling for Prisoner Swap with Hamas

The family of abducted Israel Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit was joined by some 20,000 supporters today, as they set out on the sixth...

“Mental Health Crisis In The Kehillah” To Be Discussed At Rebbetzin Roundtable

Understanding the needs of individuals in the community is often a role of a community Rebbetzin. This issue will be discussed at an upcoming...

Shas: PM Vowed to Reinstate Avreichim’s Stipends

Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu has promised Shas that avreichim will continue to receive welfare payments even though the High Court of Justice recently ruled...

Bloomberg: Davening Times Should Be Changed to Accomodate Brighton Beach Concerts

There was anger in Brooklyn today over Mayor Michael Bloomberg's solution to the community's fight against free concerts at a local park.  The mayor...

Rov of Historic Bialystoker Synagogue Overturns Decision To Let Women Lead

The Forward reports: The historic Bialystoker Synagogue, on Manhattan's Lower East Side, looked set to launch a new era this past June: For the...

Marriage Visa Law May Hinder British-Israeli Shidduchim

A tightening of the marriage visa law requiring potential immigrants who want to marry in Britiain to learn English before they come to Britain...