Teens Arrested for Assaulting Rebbi at The Cheder in Brooklyn

The New York Post reports: That's a lot of chutzpah!  A Brooklyn rabbi took a fierce beating from teenage punks after demanding they scram...

Agudath Israel Opposes NYS Organ Donation Bill

Legislation that would permit authorities to presume consent for the harvesting of organs from deceased New Yorkers is being "vigorously opposed" by a national...

Prosecutors Change Tune, Seek 25-Year Term in Rubashkin Case; Reb Sholom Mordechai Takes the...

Prosecutors asked a federal judge today to sentence Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin to 25 years in prison, less than the life sentence they have...

Tonight: Rubashkin Atzeres Tefillah in Boro Park to Be Addressed By Novominsker Rebbe and...

A major community-wide kinnus for men and women of the Boro Park community on behalf of Reb Sholom Mordechai ben Rivka Rubashkin will be...

Tonight: Chazak Teleconference for Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin

A Chazak Teleconference on behalf of Reb Sholom Mordechai ben Rivka Rubashkin will take place tonight  with remarks from the Novominsker Rebbe, Rav...

Leah Rubashkin Testifies at Sentencing Hearing

The wife of Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin testified this morning about "the giant of a man," her husband. Leah Rubashkin was testifying in the...

Videos, Photos: Over 1,000 Attend Atzeres Tefillah in Lakewood for Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin

One could hear a pin drop last night at Bais Faiga Hall as the keynote speaker at an atzeres tefillah for Reb Sholom...

‘Messiah’ Man Drives Car into Grounds of Poale Zedeck Shul in Pittsburgh

From a report by Sadie Gurman in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Concrete and stone is strewn about the stairs leading to the Poale Zedeck shul...

Rubashkin Sentencing Continues, Judgment Postponed for 3-4 Weeks

The sentencing hearing in the case of Reb Sholom Mordechai Ruabshkin is continuing. The hearing is expected to last until the end of today....

Court Allows Non-Jewish Widow to Transfer Body of Jewish Husband to Non-Jewish Cemetery

A Supreme Court judge in Queens County permitted the non-Jewish spouse of a deceased Jewish man to exhume his body from a Jewish cemetery...