Monsey Kapparos Organizer Defends Yiddishe Practice

The Journal News reports: Moshe Lefkowitz has been conducting the kapparot ceremony for ultra-Orthodox Jews for more than 30 years. So he can't understand...

What Hostess Gift Do You Like Best?

By A Mother in Israel My husband and I host guests regularly and have received our share of appreciative gifts. I do not invite guests...

Neo-Nazis Set to March this Shabbos at Shomrei Emunah in Boro Park

Matzav.com has learned that a group of Neo-Nazis, under the auspices of theĀ infamous hater and bigot, Frederick Waldron Phelps, Sr., better known as Fred...

4 Police Officers Shot in Lakewood Overnight

Gunfire erupted as a police tactical squad executed a no-knock search warrant at 1154 Mackenzie Court in Lakewood, NJ, early this morning, leaving four...

4 Hurt When School Bus, Minivan Collide in Lakewood

Three boys aged 14, 10 and 7 and a woman were treated for minor injuries when the school bus they were riding in struck...

2,000-Year-Old Mikvah Discovered Near Kosel

Israeli archaeologists say they have uncovered a mikvah in Yerushalayim that was likely used by Yidden being oleh regel to the Bais Hamikdosh two...

Mechanical Hitch Saved Busload of Israelis from Death in Sinai

Maayana Miskin of Arutz Shevah reports that terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula who planned to blow up a bus full of Israeli tourists were...

Video Review: Tens of Thousands of Tinokos Shel Bais Rabbon Daven On Behalf of...

Original post: The days of Aseres Yimei Teshuva are here. Our hearts and minds are geared towards the Yom haDin. With fright and...

Rav Benzion Lipsker zt”l, Chief Rabbi of Arad

Rav Benzion Lipsker zt"l, Chief Rabbi of the southern Israeli city of Arad, was niftar today at the age of 65 after suffering from...

Oorah Vandalized While Making Lulavim/Esrogim Packages

First report: Oorah's facilities in Lakewood, NJ, were broken into and vandalized last night. While windows were smashed and property was destroyed, the thousands...