Video, Photos: Langert Appointed Mayor of Lakewood at Re-Organizational Meeting

This morning, Lakewood Township held its 117th Township Committee Re-Organizational at Town Hall on Third Street. Committeemen Meir Lichtenstein and R' Menashe Lichtenstein...

Toned Down 3rd Inauguration For Mayor Bloomberg

If you're looking for one sign of Mayor Bloomberg's determination to get the city through though economic times, it's this: at his first inauguration,...

OU’s Nach Yomi Cycle Completed by Youngest Person ever, Menachem Gans, 12, of Paramus

The Orthodox Union's Nach Yomi program, in which a perek of Nach - Nevi'im and Kesuvim - is completed every day, just had its...

Guma Aguiar Honored as ‘Builder of Jerusalem’ by Aish HaTorah

Yesterday, Aish HaTorah presented Guma Aguiar with its coveted "Builder of Jerusalem" Award at at the yeshiva's 2009 Boneh Yerushalayim Awards dinner in Yerushalayim....

Tweets, “Unfriended” In U.S. Banned Word List

 If you recently tweeted about how you were chillaxin for the holiday, take note: Fifteen particularly over- or mis-used words and phrases have been...

Audio: Rav Reisman On Parshas Vayechi

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, maggid shiur in Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d’asra of Agudath Israel of...

Video: The Shmuz on Parshas Vayechi

Rav Bentzion Shafier has impacted thousands of people with his talks and lectures, and especially with his innovative "Shmuz," a mussar shmuess that...

Morgenthau: 9/11 Trial In NYC ‘A Huge Mistake’

Thirty-five years ago, Robert Morgenthau began what is now hailed as a legendary run as the Manhattan district attorney. Yesterday was his last day....

Audio: Rav Elyashiv’s Remarks Regarding Entering the Knesset

Yesterday, we reported that Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, during a shiur, commented on the permissibility of shomrei Torah umitzvos of entering the Knesset...

Hello 2010! 1 Million Welcome New Year in Times Square

A new decade has arrived. In New York City last night, approximately 1 million people packed into Times Square to witness the ball drop...