Letter Regarding The Rechnitz Challenge From A Darchei Alumnus

Dear Matzav, On Sunday night, I was among those who were amazed at the generosity of R' Rechnitz, when he pledged to donate $1 million...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Yomim Ruining Weddings

Dear Editor, Thank you for providing this useful and interesting forum for the frum community. Some may scoff at the issue I would like to raise,...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Not All Yidden Are Equal

Dear Editor, Driving southbound on the FDR approaching the Brooklyn Bridge. The right lane is backed up. My einikel tells me, "Zaidy let's go in...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Let’s Save Ateres Tzipora Together

Dear Matzav, Ateres Tizpora is an absolutely wonderful girls school in Lakewood, NJ, that really tries to take in as many girls as possible. They...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Looking for a Bein Hazemanim Dirah

Dear Matzav Editor, Two friends and I are looking to rent three beds near Mir Yerushalayim from July 26 to August 24. I was wondering if...

Homework All Night Long

By Sarah Wikler   The following issue has been bothering me for a long time and I think that many parents feel the same way I...

The Matzav Shmoooze: The New Shidduch Crisis – Divorce

Dear Editor@Matzav, All I hear about wherever I go is the shidduch crisis. Anyone remotely connected with the frum community – like all Matzav readers...

A Good Year Together

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz With Rosh Hashanah in the air and so many speeches heard and articles read, a person says to himself, “I think...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Enough With the Made-Up Tznius Obsession

 Dear Editor,             There is a phenomenon of publicizing made-up letters to the editor addressing so-called "tznius" concerns in certain media outlets. Editors love these...

Readers’ Matzav: The Girls Are Waiting – The Eretz Yisroel Freezer

Dear Matzav Editor, Many people have suggested that the cause of the shidduch crisis is the "age gap" - the fact that boys are marrying...