NJ Orthodox Jewish Community Meets Congressman Leonard Lance

Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ-7) recently met in Springfield, New Jersey with representatives of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America. The meeting took...

Today’s Yahrzteits and History – 27 Nissan

-Rav Asher Margulies, a Yerushalmi mekubal, author of Kumi V'Roni -Rav Yehuda Kahana, the Kuntres Hasefeikos (1819) -Rav Levi Yitzchak Greenwald, the Tzelemer Rav (1980). He...

Ashkenazi: We Can Strike the Farthest Enemy

"Even today we still face elements that seek to destroy us, those who hate us, Holocaust deniers and various leaders who openly call for...

Cheney Hits Obama On Handshake

Former Vice President Dick Cheney told Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity that President Obama's handshake with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez "was not helpful" and...

Video of Rav Avigdor Miller Tonight in Kew Garden Hills in Honor of Yahrtzeit

Tonight, in honor of the yahrtzeit of Rav Avigdor Miller zt"l, Cong. Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Garden Hills, Queens, in conjunction with Chazaq, will...

AP: Obama’s Latest Budget-Tightening Hardly Makes Dime’s Worth of Difference

Cut a latte or two out of your annual budget and you've just done as much belt-tightening as President Barack Obama asked of his...

Gerber Expands Kosher Baby Food Offerings, Launches Kosher 2nd Foods Fruit & Vegetable Purees

Gerber Products, a part of Nestlé Nutrition, is introducing a line of purees that are certified kosher by the Orthodox Union (OU). These new...

Israel Marks Holocaust Day in Official Ceremony at Yad Vashem

The State of Israel paused tonight at 8 p.m. in memory of the six million Jews who perished from 1933-1945, as the country marked...

Agudas Yisroel Hails US Stance On Durban II

Agudath Israel of America's executive vice president, Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, applauded President Obama's decision that the United States not participate in "Durban II"...

Responsa from Rav Belsky On Shatnez

A] CHECKING FOR SHAATNEZ - Which types of apparel must be checked for shaatnez? When buying clothing from a Jewish store or manufacturer, can...