Aufruf Ends at Hospital After Chosson’s Sister Gets Hit

The sister of a chosson in Ashdod will never forget her brother's aufruf after she got plunked on the head by candy intended for...

Australian Parliament Holds First Chanukah Party

Chanukah was celebrated at the New South Wales Parliament House for the first time since the house was established in 1856. Attendees at Tuesday's...

Don’t Eat and Drive: New for Chanukah – Vodka Donuts (1 Donut = Bottle...

Alcohol importers in Israel have decided to market their vodka in an original way: By hiring a pastry chef who is also a bartender...

Bochur in Japan Jail All Alone

Yaakov Yosef Grunwald, one of the three boys incarcerated in Japan, is currently in a jail in Chiba, Japan. Following his recent trial, he...

Unique Advertising Opportunities On Matzav.com

As Matzav.com continues to grow and our readership expands each and every day, we owe our gratitude to you, our loyal readers, for allowing...

President Obama to Kindle Rare Czech Menorah

A rare menorah on loan from the Jewish Museum in Prague will be lit during a special White House ceremony this Chanukah. The museum...

Tootsie Roll Becomes Kosher, Now Under The OU

Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. today announced that Tootsie Rolls, Tootsie Fruit Rolls, Frooties and DOTS have become kosher-certified by the Orthodox Union, the world's...

Agudath Israel Lauds Defeat of Marriage Bill in NYS Senate

Agudath Israel of America lauded the New York State Senate's defeat today of legislation that would have redefined marriage in the state. Although the...

Orthodox Union, Agudah Commend Legislature For Rejecting Budget Cuts To Yeshivos

Today, the Orthodox Union commended the New York State Legislature for passage of a deficit reduction plan that rejected all planned cuts to nonpublic...

Mayanei Hayeshua’ Allows Women’s Pictures to Protest Shalit Deal

The Religious Zionist publication Mayanei Hayeshua has made an exception from the code it had adopted, and has published pictures of women victims of...