Opinion: Obama Should Have Kept His Mouth Shut

Dear Editor, President Barack Obama admitted he didn't know the facts surrounding the arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. A wiser person would have left it...

A Reader Writes: Is Everything About Money?

Dear Editor, A prominent girls school in Brooklyn is instituting some major changes this coming school year. The primary reason for this change is to...

A Reader Writes: A Shidduch Dilemma – Should I Continue?

Dear Editor, I have a serious shidduch quandary and since it appears that Matzav.com is the central place for shidduch-related discussions, I will present my...

A Reader Writes: To Tip Or Not To Tip – Has It Gone Too...

Dear Editor, My fellow Matzav.com readers, no matter what kind of camp your child is attending this summer, there will be a handful of individuals...

A Reader Writes: Shidduchim – Complain or Do Something

Dear Editor, As a parent of children who are not yet in the parsha of shidduchim, I would like to make a suggestion as...

A Reader Writes: Yanky Should Not Have Died In Vain

Dear Editor, The press reported the tragic death of 12 year old Yaakov (Yanky) Shlomo Yudelevitz from Beitar Illit, who drowned on a class trip...

A Reader Writes: The Dangers of Leaving a Child in a Hot Car

Dear Editor, Anyone reading this letter who has children would wholeheartedly agree that there is nothing that we wouldn't do for the health and safety...

A Reader Writes: ‘The Learning Gap’ and Shidduchim

Dear Editor, There is an issue that is the root of many problems society is facing today. I call it the 'learning gap'. The average...

A Reader Writes: Dealing With the Shidduch Crisis – A New Idea

Dear Editor, In recent years, there has been a concerted effort to solve the shidduch crisis. Some of the recent developments in the world of...

A Reader Writes: Ticketing By Police – It’s Out of Control

Dear Editor, Question: Are police paid with our tax dollars to protect us or to hound us with unending traffic tickets? Do we need...