Lakewood: Singer to Face Independent Candidate in November Election

Just a few weeks after an effort by supporters of Hershel Herskowitz to have the owner of Toys for Thought in Lakewood run as...

Gilad Shalit Turns 24 Years Old Today

Today is First Sergeant Gilad Shalit's 24th birthday, according to the Hebrew calendar. This is the fifth Hebrew birthday that Shalit is marking in...

Morningside Park Manager Praises Lake Rescuers

Morningside Park Manager Henry Lesczynski has worked there for 20 years - and for all those years he's feared somebody would get hit by...

Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin Transferred to Otisville

Reb Sholom Mordechai ben Rivkah Rubashkin has been transferred to the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Otisville, NY, Matzav.com has learned. Reb Sholom Mordechai...

Tragedy Hits Mumbai Attack Family Again

Just under two years after his daughter and son-in-law were murdered by terrorists in Mumbai, tragedy has again struck the family of Rabbi Shimon...

Rabbi Nota Koslowitz z”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rabbi Nota Koslowitz z"l, a longtime Lakewood resident, who passed away suddenly...

Photos: Encouraging Words About Israel, Foreign and Domestic Issues, from Obama Administration

More than 150 men and women took a day from their regular responsibilities to be part of an Agudath Israel of America delegation...

Avreichim of Machon in Brussels Become Certified to Check for Shatnez

How does one differentiate between a woolen thread and a linen thread? At the completion of a specially designed intensive course of study,...

Montreal: Protest Against Bobov Shul Expansion

Dozens of people were out protesting this afternoon in the Plateau district, CJAD reports. They're protesting the expansion of a Bobov Shul on Hutchison...

Frum Woman Hit by Lightning in Catskills in Stable Condition

Police say that a Lakewood, N.J. woman injured by lightening on Morningside Lake Sunday afternoon is in stable condition at Westchester Medical Center in...