Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 22-23 Sivan

Yahrtzeits - Friday, 22 Sivan Rav Isamar Rosenbaum, Nadvorna Rebbe (1973). Son of Rav Meir of Kretchnif, a descendent of the Premishlaner dynasty, Rav...

11th Yahrtzeit of Rav Binyomin Paler zt”l, Today, 5 Av

Today, 5 Av, is the yahrtzeit of Rav Binyomin Paler zt"l, rosh hayeshiva of Yeshiva Mekor Chaim. Rav Paler, who was 92 when he...

Former Israeli PM Olmert Supports Palestine U.N. Bid

Ehud Olmert, Israel's embattled ex-prime minister and one-time "prince" of the rightist Likud party, has come out strongly in favor of the Palestinian Authority's...

Photos: Pesach Meet & Greet in Miami with Consul General Lior Haiat

The gathering was arranged by Mark Rosenberg, Director of Chesed Shel Emes’ Florida Division, Chaplain with the Florida Highway Patrol, and Chaplain with the...

Tailor Mendy Sacho Brings His Flair to New York

Rebecca Dube of The Forward reports:  To outsiders, the long black coats worn by Haredi men might all look the same. Upon closer inspection,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 25 Tammuz

Rav Yosef Yitzchak Rottenberg, head of Belgian community Rav Aharon Berachia ben Moshe of Modina (1639). A student of the Rema. He was the author...

Maria Strengthens Into Category 4 Hurricane

Hurricane Maria has strengthened into a Category 4 storm as it hurtles toward islands in the Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Monday...

Rubashkin State Trial Day 11: Leah Rubashkin Testifies, Defense Rests its Case

Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin's wife took the stand as the defense's last witness today before it rested its case in the former Agriprocessors Inc executive's...

Apple Wants To Kill A Bill That Could Make It Easier For You To...

When Jessa Jones found out her kids had submerged her iPhone in her toilet, causing a clog, she thought her phone was a lost...

Government’s Rating System For Hospitals Fuels Controversy

Over the past decade, the federal government has devised 115 ways to measure medical quality in hospitals, from assessing wait times in emergency departments...