Home Recent Jewish Community

Recent Jewish Community

Israeli Family Trapped in Texas Hospital

-Communicated- An Israeli family is essentially trapped inside of a Texas hospital this week, due to their son’s condition. 17-year-old Moishy is suffering from leukemia....

Yemenite Immigrants to Israel Living in Shocking Conditions

-Communicated- The Jews of Yemen have a long and rich history of adhering strictly to Torah and mitzvot, despite being surrounded on all sides by...

Cemetery Renovations Lead To Possible Discovery Of Ibn Ezra’s Kever

Until now, the burial place of the Ibn Ezra (1090-1165) has been unknown. It was not even certain whether he died in Spain or...

Advertising that Works: Matzav.com

As Matzav.com continues to grow and our readership expands each and every day, we owe our gratitude to you, our loyal readers, for allowing...

Video: Minnesota Yeshiva in Peril Featured On CNN

A yeshiva for boys with special learning needs in Minnesota may close if it can't find funding soon. CNN's Chris Welch visited the...

Stamford Hill Beis Trana Girls School Ordered to Close

From a report by Robyn Rosen at TheJC.com: Hackney Council has ordered the closure of a 260-pupil strictly Orthodox girls' school in Stamford Hill....

First Heksher Tzedek, Now Tav HaYosher

36 food establishments have been granted a new ethical seal, Tav HaYosher, for treatment of their workers, according to a report in the...

Prospect of Losing EMS Riles Lakewood Seniors

The following report by Zach Patberg appears in the Asbury Park Press. With a crowd in the hundreds, seniors continued pushing back Wednesday against...

Frum Boy Wins Regional Spelling Bee and Heads to National Contest

David Habibi of Chabad Academy in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, won a tough showdown with Adam Battey of Waccamaw Intermediate School to become champion...

Kolel Shomre Hachomos Denies Establishment of Martin Grossman Free Loan Fund

First report: Following Matzav.com's report last week that Kolel Shomre Hachomos-Reb Meir Baal Hanes, headquartered at 18 Heyward Street in Williamsburg, had founded a...