Open Letter of Appreciation To The Lakewood Volunteer Fire Dept

Dear Editor, I’m taking this opportunity to pen a few lines of appreciation to all the members of the Lakewood Volunteer Fire Department for their...

A Reader Writes: The Shidduch Crisis – How Marrying Off Your Son Can Help...

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, Please ask yourself the following questions: - Do I know one girl who is 24 years-old or older in shidduchim? - Do I know five...

Cape May Whale Watcher Typographical Errors In Advertising

Dear Editor, I am the owner of Cape May Whale Watcher. I am contacting Matzav.com to post an alert that I had a typo ...

From the Front Lines: Dating Disasters

By: Sandy Eller Ah, shidduchim.  For some people, dating is the stuff that fairy tales are made of.  Boy meets girl.   They click instantly, and...

How Many Football Fields In Length?

Dear Editor, It always seemed interesting to me that whenever one would read a statistic on the measurement of a large  structure, such as a...

The Matzav Shmooze: Why I Go to a Hotel for Pesach

Dear readers, I have been finding the Jewish holidays more painful each year. I am a female, 59-year-old, attractive single, with no children and...

Why is My Son Not in Yeshiva?

Dear Editor, This week the zeman began but my son is home. It's not  because he doesn't want to go, but because they don't want...

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...

Matzav Shmooze: Who Will Stand Up For The Kavod Of Bnos Yisroel?

Dear Matzav Shmooze, I have spent the past week crying on and off and I don't know if I will ever get over the embarrassment...