Neturei Karta Leader Moshe Hirsch Passes Away

Moshe Hirsch, one of the leaders of the radical group who have hijacked the name "Neturei Karta" for their anti-Zionist efforts, has passed away...

Stolen Karlsburg Sifrei Torah Returned

Matzav.com has learned that the five Sifrei Torah reportedly stolen last Tuesday night from the Kalrsburg Bais Medrash on 53rd Street in Boro Park...

Hundreds of Thousands Celebrate Lag Ba’omer in Meron

Hundreds of thousands - estimated at about 300,000 by police - gathered in the town of Meron last night and today, participating in the...

Rabbi Zurich Arnowitz z”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rabbi Zurich (Zook) Arnowitz z"l. R' Zurich, during his last period, resided in...

Live: Lag Ba’omer in Meron

Lag Ba'omer festivities in Meron began tonight. This year, upwards of half-a-million people were expected to come to Meron to celebrate. The commemoration...

NYC Councilmen Join to Combat the Elimination of Priority-7 Vouchers

Three New York City Councilmen announced that they have joined forces to combat the city's proposed cuts to the Priority-7 voucher program. Priority-7 vouchers...

Riverdale Hatzalah Member Becomes Commissioner of Port Authority of NY and NJ

Jeffrey A. Moerdler, the New York practice leader of Mintz Levin's Real Estate and Communications practices and an active member of the Riverdale community,...

The Kosher Haircut Guide for Lag Ba’omer

With the Lag Ba'omer haircut season looming ahead, Kollel Zichron Ephraim Heschel of Far Rockaway, under the leadership of Rav Binyomin Forst, author of...

Yizkereim Events Draw Crowds

Commemoration and optimism resonated at the New York debut of "Shanghai Miracle," in Brooklyn at Agudas Yisrael Bais Binyomin and in the Five Towns,...

Mi Ke’amcha Yisroel: Unified, With a Purpose

This week, Matzav.com was gratified to hand a check of over $30,000 to one of the askanim involved in assisting Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin....