7 Brooklyn Shuls Considered for State Register of Historic Places

At least seven historic Brooklyn shuls are being considered for listing on the New York State Register of Historic Places. As reported by the...

“Traif Bike Gesheft” in Williamsburg

The chickens at "Traif Bike Gesheft" obviously don't fix the bikes; they're just there to keep Joe Diamond company. Joe opened his bike shop,...

Kid Made Famous With Face On Shoko Container Sues to Have Picture Removed

See the kid drinking chocolate milk on the left in the picture on the container of chocolate powder made by Elite? He just sued Elite...

R’ Shloime Lewenstein to Attend Special Kesher Event Tonight in Fallsburg

The renowned Kesher shidduch organization will be having an evening of entertainment for women and girls in shidduchim tonight in Fallsburg, NY. The gala...

A Reader Writes: The Caring Nature of Klal Yisroel

Dear Editor, As Matzav.com readers might be aware, this past Friday, a number of colonies in Harris, New York, experienced a devastating tornado. Trees were...

Opinion: Once And Future Warrior

By David Sachs, Detroit Jewish News I often think fondly of the late Rabbi Avrohom Abba Freedman, whose Monday night study group I attended in...

John Heyer Wins Support of Belz Dayanim

City Council candidate John Heyer met with the Belzer Beis Din of nine dayanim this past week and emerged with the unqualified endorsement of...

Yeshiva Outdoor Adventure Group Takes Kayak Lessons in Clearwater

A group of 26 teens and five counselors were in Clearwater last week to spend three days learning how to whitewater kayak with Liquid...

Prosecutors in Agri Child-Labor Case Drop 110 Counts Filed “By Mistake”

Prosecutors in the child-labor case against Agriprocessors say they mistakenly filed charges for a worker who had turned 18 years old. The Iowa Attorney...

A Reader Writes: The Matzav With School Acceptance – A Levelheaded Discussion

Dear Editor, I have been there and I have seen it. I have felt it. There's no pain like. Not having your child enrolled in...