Fingerprint Entry at Israeli Mikvah

Biometric machines were recently installed at a Petach Tikvah mikvah run by Skver, according to LaDaat.net reported by Arutz Shevah. Those who previously had...

Lakewood School Board Chief Quits Amid Hiring Furor

Lakewood Board of Education President Chet Galdo resigned yesterday , ending a five-year reign just days after the board infuriated many residents by hiring...

Kitchen Equipment Headed to NYS Yeshivos

The federal stimulus bill will be helping stimulate some appetites - and helping alleviate the economic crunch - in 74 New York State yeshiva...

Hero Yungerman Remains in Critical Condition

The condition of R' Menashe Kalifa, a yungerman who tried to rescue three-year-old Rochel Sofer after she fell into a manhole last week, improved...

A Letter from Rabbi Zweibel

Dear Readers, I am writing to friends and supporters of Agudath Israel to call your attention to an important gathering for the men of our...

Rabbi Maroof to Yated: I Regret Participating in Maharit Matriculation

Rabbi Joshua Maroof, rabbi of Magen David Sephardic Congregation in Rockville, MD, recently wrote a letter to the American Yated Ne'eman stating that it...

Trying to Take Something Positive out of Thursday’s Events: The Power of A Kiddush...

By S. Friedman, Matzav.com When I drove to the nursing home where I work this past Friday morning, I had a pit in my stomach...

The Doubting Mother: Do My Kids Measure Up?

By Gila Manolson As a parent, I'm fairly insecure. I'm convinced I lack any number of traits crucial to my children's spiritual development. (At...

A Reader Writes: Changes at the Lakewood Board of Ed

Dear Editor, We would like to inform the public about a recent occurrence on the Lakewood, NJ, Board of Ed. Mr. Chet Galdo, the longtime president...

Rabbi Yehoshua (Samuel) Fink z”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rabbi Yehoshua (Samuel) Fink z"l, who served for five decades in rabbinic positions,...