The Invisible Bullet of Non-Vaccination

By Rabbi Hershy Z. Ten President of Bikur Cholim, Los Angeles, CA Imagine a 6 year old child walking into a classroom waving a loaded gun...

Agudath Israel to Present Avodas Hakodesh Awards at Upcoming Annual Dinner

Agudath Israel will be celebrating its 93rd anniversary on Sunday May 10th at the Hilton New York. Five Askanim who work tirelessly for the...

Brooklyn: Community Board 12 Update on 14th Avenue Resurfacing

Borough Park – Community Board 12 was happy to inform the public that the DOT, as promised, successfully completed their milling work on 14th...

I Am Not a New York City Council Candidate

By Chaim Israel Last week, a news website posted a "confirmed" report citing "reliable" sources that I was a candidate for the 44th Council Race...

A Siyum in Maseches Bava Basra in a Post-Truth Era

This week thousands of people learning Daf Yomi completed Meseches Bava Basra. The mesechta ends off with the halacha regarding loans.  In order for...

Following Death of Rochel Sofer a”h, Beterem Says Authorities Must Optimize Child Safety

Following the tragic death of three-year-old Rochel Sofer, who fell into an open manhole that had poisonous gas in it from decaying organic matter...

Netanyahu Predicts US Embassy Will Move to Yerushalayim Within a Year

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said during an address in India on Tuesday he expected the American embassy that is currently in Tel Aviv...

Mr. and Mrs. Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz Celebrate Daughter’s Engagement

It is with great joy that Matzav.com takes this opportunity to wish mazel tov to Reb Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz, one of our generation’s most...

Photos: Mesivta Keren Hatorah 19th Annual Dinner

Mesivta Keren Hatorah held its 19th annual dinner at Ateres Reva Hall. The dinner was dedicated in memory of the beloved menahel of the yeshiva, Rav Moshe...