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PM Netanyahu Under Attack For Excessive Spending

PM Netanyahu Under Attack For Excessive Spending
Supporters of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu accuse his adversaries of simply looking for dirt to discredit him while they insist the Prime Minister and his wife are guilty of excessive spending. The following information was released after the Movement for Freedom of Information probed spending in the official Prime Minister’s Residence in Jerusalem, as well as the Netanyahu homes in Caesarea and Jerusalem. In 2014 that amount totaled close to NIS 2 million, which the movement feels it ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 22 )

Last Chance To Join

Last Chance To Join
This Incredible and Educational European Tour is Just What Your Family Needs to Recharge [COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Join E&S tours, the originator in luxury kosher touring since 1996 Last rooms left! Central Europe Tour with Rabbi Ephraim Shapiro. July 10-17 (17-19 Prague extension) Highlights to include: Budapest, Kerister, Kalev, Chasam Sofer, Vienna, Nikolsburg, Austrian Alps, Salzburg & Prague. Enjoy all this and much more during an unforgettable 8/10 day trip to Central ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 22 )

The Taub Family Learned a Great Way to Save Over $8,000 in 4 Years!

The Taub Family Learned a Great Way to Save Over $8,000 in 4 Years!
By Michoel Fine   Solar, in the Long term and short term, makes sense. SRECs deliver high returns but programs are available for long-term stability. Create your own electricity. The Taub Family live by the phrase “The Early Bird gets the worm.”  As an early adopter of solar, the Taubs have been producing their own electricity since towards the end of 2011.  The worm, in this case, has really paid off for them, as they have produced over $8,000 worth of ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 21 )

11-Year-Old Girl Killed When Tree Falls On Her Cabin At Jewish Camp In Indiana

11-Year-Old Girl Killed When Tree Falls On Her Cabin At Jewish Camp In Indiana
Bennington, Indiana - An 11-year-old girl from Bexley, Ohio was tragically killed died after a tree fell on her while at a summer camp in Indiana. Lightning struck a tree at Camp Livingston, a summertime getaway for Jewish kids from all over the Midwest. A tree fell on one of the cabins, and the girl was tragically killed. The Switzerland County Sheriff's Department said it got the call for help at about 2:21 a.m. Emergency services arrived just after the accident, but the girl didn't ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 21 )

Yeshiva Darchei Torah Says: 'Let's Celebrate'

Yeshiva Darchei Torah Says: 'Let's Celebrate'
[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Yeshiva Darchei Torah has been a trailblazer ever since it emerged onto the American Chinuch scene in 1972. Under the leadership of Rabbi Yaakov Bender, the Yeshiva is embarking today on a bold new initiative: to create a Faculty Simcha Fund of $1.6 million. This will enable hundreds of rabbeim, morahs and teachers to celebrate their simchos with peace of mind – so that they can fully focus on their sacred task of educating Hashem’s children. Join Yeshiva ...
(4 opinions  |   June 20 )

The Family Of A Great Mekubal Deals With Double Tragedy

The Family Of A Great Mekubal Deals With Double Tragedy
[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Sometimes, the greatest tzadikim are the ones we hear very little about, until after they leave this world.  Such was the case with Rav Binyamin Basri, zt”l, a tzadik and mekubal who recently passed away. Rav Basri lived in Be’er Sheva and was a direct descendant of the Ben Ish Chai. Not only was he a brilliant Torah scholar, but he was a person of extreme kindness, and he helped countless people who visited him with many different problems. Rabbi Basri was ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 18 )

Save Up to 25% at the Shell Sheli Summer Stock-Up Sale

Save Up to 25% at the Shell Sheli Summer Stock-Up Sale
[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Summer is almost here and it's time to stock up on shells!  At Shell Sheli's Summer Stock-Up sale, you save more when you buy more: Save up to 25% on your entire order when you spend more than $200.  This sale is store-wide, so shop Ladies, Kids, Maternity, or Plus Size. Shell Sheli's Summer Stock Up Sale Spend $50 - get 10% off. Spend $100 - get 15% off. Spend $150 - get 20% off. Spend $200 - get 25% off. (no code required) Pick all your ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 13 )

Rav Chaim Kanievsky's Promise: Only 24 Hours Left

Rav Chaim Kanievsky's Promise: Only 24 Hours Left
Only 24 hours Remaining to Receive a Special Blessing from the Gadol Hatorah on Shavuos! [COMMUNICATED CONTENT] CLICK HERE TO ADD YOUR NAME! With only 24 hours remaining, Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky has promised to daven specifically for Parnassah, health, shidduchim, and success, for all who give to Kupat Ha’ir before Shavuos. This great charity will go directly to assist needy families of Torah scholars. With Shavuos almost upon us, there are many families who do not have enough ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 07 )

Obama To Endorse Clinton For President As Early As This Week

Obama To Endorse Clinton For President As Early As This Week
President Barack Obama could endorse Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential primary as early as this week, according to individuals familiar with his decision-making process. White House press secretary Josh Earnest would not specify what day Obama would endorse Clinton, who ran against him in 2008 and served as secretary of state during his first term. But he noted even the president said last week "we may have a better sense of where the race is headed" once California and New ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 06 )

Rav Lazer Brody Shlit”a Next Week in Deal, Teaneck, and Lakewood

Rav Lazer Brody Shlit”a Next Week in Deal, Teaneck, and Lakewood
[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Starting this Sunday, Breslev Israel will be bringing “The Ultimate You” summer tour, featuring Rav Lazer Brody shlit”a, to Deal, Teaneck, and Lakewood. This emuna tour will be an exciting launch in a new direction for those who have seen Rav Brody previously. Joining forces with world-renowned psychotherapist Dr. Zev Ballen, Rav Brody will be hosting interactive style lectures that will focus on revealing the hidden elements that are preventing us from ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 02 )