Justice Ministry Begins Discussions to Transfer Bochur from Japan Jail

The Israeli Justice Ministry has initiated the process of discussing with Japanese officials to transfer Yosef ben Ita Rivka, Yosef Bando, one of the...

Former Secretary of State Rice Takes Question from Jewish Fourth Grader

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told Jewish elementary school students that the Bush administration did not use illegal interrogation tactics. Her remarks were...

Singer Shea Rubinstein Offers Free Performances to Tzedakos and Nonprofit Organizations: “I Want to...

Recording artist Shea Rubenstein has announced his offer to perform free of charge at events held by charities and other nonprofit organizations for the...

Orthodox Groups Appeal Decision Undermining Jewish Grandfather’s Wish

In the annals of American Jewish sagas, sadly, Max Feinberg's family story is not atypical. The Chicago dentist, who died in 1986, and his...

Reb Eliezer Menachem Mozes Named As UTJ Chairman

The United Torah Judaism-Yahadus Hatorah party today officially elected Reb Eliezer Menachem Mozes as its chairman. Rabbi Mozes, a 62-year-old Vizhnitzer chossid, will also...

Video: Who Doesn’t Love Feivish?

Oorah's "smorsgasbord" DVD presentation has been well received by tens of thousands across the globe, with Yidden of all striped enjoying the various features....

First Report: Star-K to Train Women as Mashgichot in Food Service Industry

The Star-K Kashrus agency is planning its first ever training event for women as kosher supervisors, or mashgichot. The Baltimore, MD, based agency currently...

Survey Being Conducted of the Frum Community

The current economic crisis has hit every segment of society hard. Nobody has been spared from the impact, and the Orthodox Jewish community in...

Litzman Creates Rabbinic Committee for Advice on Health Issues

Israeli Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman has decided to form a committee of rabbonim that will advise him on health issues that raise halachic...

N’shei C.A.R.E.S. Annual Sefirah Event Tonight

The N'shei C.A.R.E.S. Annual Sefirah Event will take place tonight at Ateres Chynka Hall in Brooklyn, NY. The event will feature renowned author, lecturer...