9:15 a.m.: IL: It is with immense sadness that we report the passing minutes ago of hachosson R’ Yitzchok Samet z”l, an 18-year-old chosson from Toldos Aharon. Yitzchok is the second fatality whose life was claimed by the (more…)
A story first reported here on Matzav.com has since spawned a number of false claims and fallacious reports, both on online websites as well as on Twitter and WhatsApp.
As reported first here on Matzav.com earlier today, a yeshiva bochur at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City early this morning spotted a basket of chometzdike kosher pastries for sale at a (more…)
In the video recently released of the Chofetz Chaim at The First Knessia Gedolah on August 15, 1923, one of the rabbonim who were supporting the great tzaddik was Rav Teitelbaum, who was very close to the Gadol Hador. (more…)
1:05 p.m. EST: It is with immense sadness that we report the passing several minutes ago of Rav Shmuel Halevi Wosner zt”l, senior posek, author of the Shevet Halevi and rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Chachmei Lublin in Bnei Brak. Rav Wosner was niftar just as Chag HaPesach descended upon Eretz Yisroel. (more…)