Lakewood Challenged By Growing Population, To Reach Over 90,000 By 2010

If projections are correct, Lakewood, NJ, will have a population of at least 90,000 people by 2010 - 30,000 more people than 10 years...

10 Muslims to Join Zaka

The reflective vest is folded in the car, where they hope it will stay.  They also hope their radio will remain silent. But if...

30 Palestinians Join Ichud Hatzalah in Yerushalayim

Less than five minutes after the woman from Meah She'arim put down the phone, a paramedic from United Hatzalah was at her door. He...

Giuliani To Appear With Bloomberg Sunday At Boro Park Breakfast

   Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be joined by his predecessor, Rudy Giuliani, when he attends Sunday's legislative breakfast of the Jewish Community Council of...

Hekhsher Tzedek Leaders Push for Better Wages, But Don’t Give Them

The following is excerpted from a report by Nathaniel Popper in The Forward: Rabbi Michael Siegel has been a leading advocate for improving the treatment...

Rabbi Pesach Lerner Calls On US to Condemn Goldstone Report

The National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) today called on the United States to immediately condemn the Goldstone Report, a nearly 600-page report prepared...

Swine Flu and Immunizations for the Frum Community: An Expert Speaks

 Vaccines and swine flu are two medical issues that have been consistently in the headlines recently. Vaccines, against the protestations of the medical establishment,...

Mayoral Candidate Bill Thompson to Speak in Flatbush this Sunday

Bill Thompson, Democratic candidate for mayor of New York City, will be appearing at Brooklyn shuls to address neighborhood residents.  At an event this...

Free Special Ed Seminar Tonight in Marine Park

Tonight, the Jewish Community Council of Marine Park (JCCMP) will be hosting its second seminar on Special Education and how to effectively advocate for...

New York-Based Muslim’s Web Site Calls for God to ‘Kill the Jews’ and ‘Burn...

Joshua Rhett Miller of Fox News reports: A New York bicycle cabbie who last year used his Web site to mock the beheading of...