Israeli Military Recruiting Kollel Students For Technical Jobs

Facing dwindling enlistment and wanting to utilize a largely untapped manpower pool, various branches of the Israeli Defense Forces have begun looking at ways...

Oorah Shakes Off Attack; Ships 2000 Lulavim and Esrogim to Kiruv Families

A warehouse that Oorah uses was broken into two nights ago (as reported here) and Oorah sustained considerable damage. "While this was not our...

Court: Jewish Couple Had Rights to Disinherit Grandchildren Who Married Out of Faith

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that a Jewish husband and wife were within their rights to disinherit any grandchildren who married outside the...

Windsor Heights Jewish Center Defaced with Anti-Semitic Grafitti

The newly inaugurated Chabad Jewish Center in Windsor Heights was defaced with anti-semitic grafitti yesterday, during the early morning hours. The Jewish Center is...

London Family Discovers Glow-in-the-Dark Gefilte Fish

Marcus Dysch of theJC.com reports: The traditional choice for a kosher fish supper is chopped and boiled or chopped and fried. But we can...

Vaad Ha’ir of Montreal Protests Opening of YM-YWHA On Shabbos

For decades, an unspoken agreement existed between Montreal's shomer Torah tzibbur and the secular Jewish community. The emphasis on tradition is strong, even amongst...

Scores of Tzedaka Administrators Gather To Ensure Compliance with the Law

A legal workshop designed to help administrators of gemachs, special shul funds and other charitable entities in the Orthodox community operate smoothly in compliance...

4 Swat Team Officers Shot in Lakewood Rental Unit Owned By Yid

A gunman opened fire early today on a SWAT team that burst into a home during a drug and gun raid, wounding four...

Rav Rabinovich Stands Up for Kedushah of Kosel Area, Wants Immigrants’ Welcome Ceremony Separate

The Jewish Agency is considering whether to halt ceremonies granting identity cards to new immigrants at the Kosel plaza after Rav Shmuel Rabinovich, the...

Monsey Kapparos Organizer Defends Yiddishe Practice

The Journal News reports: Moshe Lefkowitz has been conducting the kapparot ceremony for ultra-Orthodox Jews for more than 30 years. So he can't understand...