A New, Ugly Wrinkle in the Tuition Crisis

Dear Editor, I take the liberty of sharing some very important thoughts from Yitzchok Adlerstein on Cross-Currents regarding the tuition crisis. I present some excerpts of...

Readers’ Matzav: Lakewood’s New – and Ugly – Yellow Recycling Bins

Dear Matzav.com Editor, I live in the wonderful city of Lakewood, a special town that has been an extraordinary place to live here in golus....

The Matzav Shmoooze: Internet Yes or No?

Dear Fellow Parents, Yes, raising teenagers or for that matter any age kids these days is a lot tougher due to the lure of technology....

The Matzav Shmoooze: When Will Parents Wake Up?

Dear readers, This afternoon, a young boy, I would speculate under the age of 8, stopped by my home. He knocked so lightly that you...

Rain in the Forecast for Tomorrow

Dear Editor, The weather reports indicate a 50% chance of rain for tomorrow's Siyum Hashas at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. All are...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Shabbos Nachamu Hype

Dear readers, I am amazed and perplexed by the common perception that there is some kind of "chiyuv" to go away forShabbos Nachamu. It has...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Why Do You Think I’m a Goy?

Dear Editor, I thought a lot about writing this letter, but I decided that I must. People are getting hurt every day and nothing is...

A Reader Writes: Where Should I Shop?

Dear Editor, I have a problem. I go to Jewish stores to buy clothes and I find that so much of what is being offered...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Seeking a Bracha Due to Bad Mazel

Dear friends, I have been having very bad mazel for at least five years now and cannot find parnasah, a shidduch, had my car...

The Matzav Shmoooze: How to Get Cheaper Flights to Israel

Dear Editor, Maybe you could tell your readers that they could save hundreds of dollars by booking travel to Israel from Boston or Washington instead...