Rabbinate Issues Hiking Guidelines to Yeshiva Bochurim

Yeshiva bochurim, during bein hazemanim, have been urged by the Chief Rabbinate to take adequate safety precautions when hiking. "Unfortunately, bitter experience has taught...

Rav Yitzchok Dweck Talks About Recent Events

Rav Yitzchok Dweck, prominent rov in the Deal, NJ, community, known for his special nature, his chesed and his care for his kehillah together...

Audio: Nachamu Nachamu Ami

As we move forward, taking inspiration from what was hopefully our last Tisha B'Av in golus, we look ahead, with motivation to be...

Modern Day Eichah

 By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Sometimes all you can do is ask, "Eichah? How could it happen?" Sometimes there are no answers and there is nothing...

“The Event” to Be Released On CD and DVD

Matzav.com has learned that Sheya Mendlowitz and Aderet Music will be releasing "The Event," a full recording of last year's much talked-about musical experience....

Judge Won’t Delay Rubashkin Trial, Set to Begin September 15

The federal trial of R' Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin and three managers at the Agriprocessors slaughterhouse in Postville mwill proceed as scheduled despite protests from...

The Halachah Of Kidneys

By Dr. Daniel Eisenberg There is a severe shortage of organs for transplantation throughout the world, including in the most scientifically advanced countries. The U.S....

New Law Enables Local Authorities to Fund Chinuch Atzmai and Maayan Hachinuch Hatorani Schools

Local authorities in Israel will now cover the costs of electricity and water as well as cleaning, janitorial, secretarial and phone services at "recognized-but-unofficial"...

Chaimkeh Released from the Hospital

Chaimkeh, the three-year-old boy whose mother has been unfairly accused of starving him, and who became the center of a political and religious storm...

One of Lakewood’s Oldest Shops Set to Close

Andrew Greenberg is what Smart car drivers might call "with it." He plans to do consulting for a solar power company. He drinks anti-oxidant...