Stimulus Package’s Impact on Non-Public and Yeshiva Education

A preliminary review of the $787 billion federal economic stimulus package's implications for nonpublic education yielded comments from Agudath Israel of America's Washington Office...

Agudas Yisroel to Conduct its First Ever Phone Survey

Matzav.com has learned that Agudas Yisroel of America will be conducting its first ever national telephone survey. As the Agudah pursues its government advocacy...

Video: Lipa’s “A Letter to Moishe’le”

In Matzav.com's featured video section, in addition to our exclusive interview with Lipa and Eli Gerstner, we are featuring Lipa Schmeltzer's moving song, "A...

Tefillin Sold By Goy, Owner Sought

A pair of tefillin has been purchased from a goy and the owner of the tefillin is being sought. R' Shmuel Hartman, who is...

Askanim Mission Goes to Albany to Restore Yeshiva Funding

With New York State's yeshivos facing a possible loss of some $15 million in state funds, a delegation of yeshiva administrators, parents and Agudath...

They Did Not Get Their Glatt Food…And She Fainted

An interesting lawsuit is reported in the pages of Yediot Achronot. A rov and his rebbetzin flew from Eretz Yisroel to the United States...

“Sanhedrin Rabbis” Call to Abolish Laws that Contradict Torah

The new "Sanhedrin," a body founded by rabbis in 2004 that aims to eventually serve as a supreme court and an upper house of...

Kiryas Yosel School District Stimulus Aid – $6.3M – Would Lead Region in School...

The Times Herald-Record reports: The Hudson Valley's  smallest school district will get more federal aid than any other in Orange, Ulster and Sullivan counties under...

Trial for Three Yeshiva Bochurim in Japan, Tefillos Needed

The trial of one of three Israeli yeshiva bochurim charged with smuggling drugs into Japan - inside a suitcase that a "friend" asked them...

Video: The Freezer Is Open

As many are aware, the "freezer" opened this week at Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ. Under the "freezer" rule, new bochurim during their...