Hatzolah Meets With Sullivan County Reps to Prepare for Summer

Hatzolah volunteer paramedics sat down yesterday with state agency representatives for breakfast and a side order of understanding. The goal: coordinate efforts for the...

Video: Uncle Moishy at Bnos Yaakov Health & Safety Fair

esterday, Bnos Yaakov of Lakewood held its 10th Annual Child Health and Safety Fair, at which children enjoyed a day of educational fun...

UFT Blocks Early Endorsement for Felder

The United Federation of Teachers blocked City Councilman Simcha Felder (D-Brooklyn) from receiving an "early endorsement" from the 1.3 million-member Central Labor Council to...

Matzav: Lipa and Avraham Fried to Team Up this Sukkos

Matzav.com has learned that for the very first time, this coming Chol Hamoed Sukkos, the renowned baalei menagnin, Avraham Fried and Lipa Schmelczer, will...

R’ Chezky Ehrenfeld z”l

It is with great sadness that we report the tragic petirah of R' Chezky Ehrenfeld z"l of Boro Park, who passed away after suffering...

Kosher Retailers See a 10% Decrease in Sales Due to Recession

Sales of kosher foods are basically sound despite the recession but some stores say sales may be off by as much as 10%. In...

Report: Mayor Barkat Receives Death Threats Over Shabbos Parking Lot

According to a report by Haaretz, two e-mail death threats were sent to Yerushalayim Mayor Nir Barkat today, a day after a protest against...

Shas Council Rep Resigns Over Karta Lot Debacle

Yerushalayim City Council representative Shmuel Yitzchaki of Shas resigned from the municipality coalition this afternoon, in protest over Mayor Nir Barkat's decision to open...

Protests Resume in Yerushalayim, Police Close Streets

Protests in Yerushalayim against the municipality's decision to open a city parking lot on Shabbos has resumed this afternoon. Yerushalayim Police closed off Rechov...

Internet Fuels Non-Jewish Interest in Shevah Mitzvos Bnei Noach

JTA reports: When Jack Saunders began questioning the core religious claims of Christianity in the mid-1980s, it set him on a journey that eventually...