A New Start

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Chassidim recount that the Komarna Rebbe related that he heard from Rav Mordechai of Chernobyl that it is known that the...

PSA: LTSA Head Tackles The Lakewood Busing Problems

I wanted to inform all of the schools that I spent the last two days trailing two primary routes (2:45 pm & 3:00 pm)...

Exploring Roots in a Bygone World

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Here I am, last Wednesday afternoon, at Newark Airport, waiting at the gate for a plane. What, you ask, is the...

Whose Homework Is It, Anyway?

by Meir Wikler, D.S.W. Most parents only come to school twice a year: once at the end of fall for P.T.A. and once at the...

The Matzav Shmoooze: I Am Addicted to Your Site…But

Dear Editor, I am addicted to your site. So it bothers me that I need to write this, but it is long overdue. I turned to your...

Judging the Standard of Judging Standards

  Every year, as the summer sun reveals herself and beats down upon us, the essential matter of tznius - the unequivocal hallmark of a...

Tisha B’Av Message from Mr. Zvi Gluck

By Mr. Zvi Gluck Our thoughts turn somber as we count down the last few minutes until Tisha B’Av and with all of the deaths...

The Rabbinic Blacklist Hoax

BY AVROHOM GORDIMER (This article appeared in Times of Israel.) Two weeks ago, Reform, Conservative and Federation leadership sounded the alarm about the now-delayed Conversion Bill, falsely presenting it as...

Jealousy: The Root of All Evil

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss We know that some women are into jewelry.  The Ben Ish Chai, Zt”l, Zy”a, informs us that Mrs. Korach was...

HATE IN THE MEDIA: The APP’s Bigoted Fake News Campaign Against Orthodox Jews

Good day investors and board members at Gannett (the parent company of Asbury Park Press), advertisers at APP, and community leaders: On Friday afternoon, June...