Suggested Letter to Send To Ainiklach Whom You Will Miss at the Seder

To Our Wonderful Ainiklach, The two of us will miss being with you at the Seder this year. Being with you is the main joy...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Thanks for Ruining My Life and Costing Me Thousands

Dear Editor, I am writing this to all the people who have ruined my Yom Tov - and a lot more. My wife and our five...

Anti-Semitism Alive and Well in Lakewood — Even in a World Crisis

By Judi Franco, 101.5 FM If you’re tired of hearing me defend Lakewood Jews, imagine how tired I am of having to do it. But...

The Matzav Shmoooze: We Cannot Allow Employees to Be Left Hanging During This Crisis

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, The financial effects of the Coronavirus have been detrimental to many in our community. Earlier today my office sent out an email detailing...

MATZAV SHMOOZE: I Need To Know: What Would You Do?

Dear Matzav Shmooze, A few weeks ago Ira Zlotowitz used social media to get advice on a workplace issue. It just so happens that I...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Has Jewish Music Hashkafah Been Lost Completely?

Dear Editor, It looks like we’ve lost all sense of appropriateness and hashkafah when it comes to Jewish music and the marketing of it. As...

Finding Light In The Dark: A Response To A Troubling Channuka

The recent spate of attacks on our brothers and sisters in America and throughout the world has affected us all on a very deep...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Why Do We Team Up With Mosdos That Don’t Take English...

Dear Editor, I am worried about the proposed NY State regulations that could impact yeshivos, which I have been reading about for the past half...

A Tale of Two Restaurants: What Do WE Think The Role Of A Hechsher...

Dear Matzav, The story of a restaurant in Lakewood that put up an Israeli flag on Yom Ha'atzmaut made headlines last week when rumors began...