Mother Remains Under House Arrest, Askanim Inform Matzav.com Of New Hebrew Site To Spread...

Yerushalayim Magistrate's Court Judge Shulamit Dotan has placed Yenti, the Meah Shearim mother accused of starving her son, Chaimkeh, under house arrest and has...

‘Open Orthodoxy’ Israeli Style? Hesder Rabbi Initiates Women-Friendly Shul

Rabbi Yuval Sherlo, head of the Petachh Tikvah hesder yeshiva, has recently formulated an elaborate halachic document aimed at facilitating the integration of women...

New Square, Spring Valley And Kaser Some Of Most Difficult Census Takers In Rockland

The U.S. Census Bureau has identified Haverstraw village, Kaser, New Square and Spring Valley as the most difficult places in Rockland to get residents...

UTJ Demands Investigating Committee To Look Into Yerushalayim Handling Of Clashes

An investigating committee will be set up to look into the clashes that have shaken Yerushalayim in recent weeks, Deputy Education Minister Rabbi Meir...

Lakewood Officials Comment On Housing Inspector’s Arrest

The political and housing brass in Lakewood have long heard the rumors: Jeffrey Williamson, a housing inspector, was for sale. So they weren't exactly...

The Five Legged Calf: Is It Kosher?

A rare halachic question was presented recently before the Beis Din of Paris, France.While working in a shlachthois, veteran shochet Rabbi Eliyahu Edelman discovered...

Degel HaTorah Meeting Focuses On Chareidi Housing Shortage

A recent Degel HaTorah board meeting in Yerushalayim focused on the housing crisis in the chareidi sector and ways to significantly alleviate the strain...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 3-4 Av

Yahrtzeits - 3 Av Rav Shimshon of Astropolia, along with 10,000 Jews of Polana, died al kiddush Hashem, in the Chmielnicki massacres (1648). Rav Shimshon...

Fall-Out In Israel From The IRS Scandal Today

Today's scandal with Jews and the IRS has a direct impact on the continuation of non-profits in Israel. Over the past 2 years, many small...

Microsoft Finalizes Windows 7

Microsoft yesterday said it has finalized the code for Windows 7, paving the way for the new operating system to make its way onto...