TRAGEDY: Prominent Cedarhurst Community Member Niftar While Snorkeling In Aruba

The Jewish community of the Five Towns was plunged into mourning as word spread of the tragic petirah of Mr. Marty (Moshe Ezra) Weissman...

TRAGEDY: Woman Critically Injured In Williamsburg Blaze Is Niftar

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of Rebbetzin Rechil Breindel Teitelbaum A"H, from injuries sustained in the Monday morning fire in...

Levaya of Rabbi Naftoli Borchardt Z”L of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rabbi Naftoli Menachem Borchardt Z"L of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. He was 71. The Niftar was a longtime...

TRAGIC UPDATE: Jewish Man Dies Of Injuries From Flatbush Fire

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Sergey Gabinsky Z"L (Yaakov ben Asher), who passed away from injuries sustained at the fire...

BDE: HaGaon HaRav Shimon Badani ZT”L, Nasi Moetzes Chachmei HaTorah; Bittul Melacha Announced

The olam hatorah and Sefardi community in particular have been struck by the devastating loss of HaRav Shimon Badani zt"l, the nasi of the...

BDE: HaGaon HaTzaddik HaRav Yosef Lieberman, Z’tl, Is Niftar At The Age Of 95

HaGaon HaTzaddik Yosef Lieberman, z'tl, Rosh Yeshivas Shomrei HaChomos and the Rav of the Sadigura Beis Medrash in Jerusalem was niftar on Shabbos morning...

Levaya of Reb Boruch Harar Z”L of Flatbush – Lakewood

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Reb Boruch Harar Z”L of Flatbush / Lakewood. He was approximately 85. Reb Boruch was part...

BDE: Renowned Gaon Of Yerushalayim, HaGaon HaRav Mendel Atik, Z’tl

The Olam HaTorah is reeling from the news of the petirah of HaGaon HaRav Mendel Schneur Zalman Atik, z'tl,  a close talmid of the...

BD”E: Petirah of Rebbetzin Fraida Milka Lavi of Tosh

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Rebbetzin Fraida Milka Lavi a"h, the rebbetzin of the late Tosher Rebbe ZT"L. The rebbetzin is...

Levaya of Mrs. Tzipora Falik A”H, Long-Time Mechanches

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Tzipora Falik, a beloved long-time mechaneches in many girls’ high schools in Bork Park,...

BARUCH DAYAN HA’EMES: Petirah of Harav Shmelke Pinter ZT”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Harav Shmelke Pinter zt"l, the rav of K'hal Bikovsk in Lakewood. Rav Shmelke served as the...

Levaya of R’ Gershon Sontag Z”L, Longtime Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedic

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of R' Gershon Sontag Z"L, a longtime Flatbush Hatzolah Paramedic. He was 62. Gershon was a member...

BDE: Alexander Zisha Rosenblum Z”L, “Tantzer” Critically Injured Few Years Ago In Car Crash

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of R' Alexander Zisha Rosenblum z"l, who was critically injured in a horrific accident on the...

Shocking Petira of Dr. Shmuel Eliezer (Steve) Krauss Z”L, Legendary 5 Towns Dentist, Baal...

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Dr. Shmuel Eliezer (Steven) Hakohen Krauss Z"L, a legendary 5 Towns pediatric dentist and tremendous...

Crown Heights: Levaya of HaRav Yosef Chaim Hakohen Rosenfeld Zt”l, Longtime Executive Director of...

Rabbi Yosef Chaim Hakohen Rosenfeld, the Brooklyn-born spirited Executive Director of Educational Institute Oholei Torah in Crown Heights, a premier Chabad boys Yeshiva, passed...

HEARTBREAKING TRAGEDY: Passing of Reb Yanky (Jack) Meyer Zt”l, Founder of Misaskim, And Leading...

It is with a broken heart that YWN informs you of the petirah of Reb Yanky (Jack) Meyer Z"L, the founder of Misaskim and...

TRAGEDY: Gabbai Of Satmar Rebbe Killed in Horrific Crash On NY State Thruway

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Reb Yidel Weinstock Z"l of Williamsburg in a horrific crash on the NY State Thruway...

Petira of the Zvhiller Rebbitzen A”H, The Daughter Of The Skverer Rebbe

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbitzen Tziporah Goldman A"H, a daughter of the Skverer Rebbe, and wife of the Zvhiller...

BORUCH DAYAN HA’EMMES: HaGaon HaRav Shalom Cohen ZT”L, Rosh Yeshiva Porat Yosef

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of The Nasi of the Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah, and Rosh Yeshiva of Porat Yosef HaGaon HaRav...

Flatbush: Levaya of HaRav Shlomo Braunstein Z”L, Menahel At Yeshiva Chaim Berlin

YWN regrest to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Shlomo Braunstein Z"L, the Menahel at Yeshiva Chaim Berlin. He was the husband of...

TRAGEDY STRIKES BALTIMORE: Young Father Shot and Killed While Working in Washington, D.C. [LEVAYA...

A horrific tragedy struck the Baltimore Jewish community on Wednesday, as word spread of the murder of a young member of the kehilla in...

FLATBUSH: Levaya of Reb Luzy Steinmetz Z”L

The Flatbush community as well as the rest of the world suffered a tremendous loss on Friday afternoon, when long time Flatbush resident Rabbi...

BDE: Levaya Of Rav Pinchos Aharon Weberman Zt”l of Miami Beach

Rabbi Pinchos Aharon Weberman, one of the founders of the Jewish community in Miami Beach, Florida who served as a rov for 62 years,...

Petirah of Rav Shlomo Carlebach ZT”L, Former Mashgiach at Yeshivas Chaim Berlin

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Rav Shlomo Carlebach zt"l, the former mashgiach at Yeshivas Rabeinu Chaim Berlin. He was 96. Rav...

Tragedy In Antwerp: Mother Of 7 Passes Away Day After Son’s Bris

The frum kehilla in Antwerp was engulfed in mourning on Wednesday upon hearing the tragic news of the death of Malka Schweitzer, a'h, at...

Sudden Petira Of Hagaon HaRav Shmuel Yehuda Levine Zt”L, Rosh Yeshiva Telshe Chicago

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Hagaon HaRav Shmuel Yehuda Levin ZT"L, the Rosh Yeshiva of Telshe Chicago. He was...

BDE: Ex-ZAKA Chairman Yehudah Meshi-Zahav Passes Away

The former head of ZAKA, Yehudah Meshi-Zahav, passed away overnight Tuesday in the Herzog Medical Center in Jerusalem, where he has been hospitalized since...

MONSEY: Sudden Petira Of Hagaon HaRav Michoel Bender Zt”l, Mashgiach of Stamford Yeshiva

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of Hagaon HaRav Michoel Bender ZATZAL. He was 71 years old. Rav Michoel suffered a...

Petirah of R’ Pinchos Stolper z”l, Founder of NCSY

We regret to inform you of the petira of Rabbi Pinchas Stolper zt’l at the age of 90. Rabbi Pinchas Stolper, internationally renowned pioneer in...

BORO PARK: Levaya of The Kavunas Halev Rebbe ZT”L

YWN regrets to inform you of the passing of the admor of Kavunas HaLev, HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Zev Lichter, zt"l. He was 85. The Rebbe served...

In Memory of Rabbi Moshe Neuman a”h

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com We are sad to announce the passing of Rabbi Moshe Neuman a"h today.  He was 91 years old. Rabbi Neuman...

Petira of Rabbi Zechariah Wallerstein Zt”l, World-Renowned Educator And Speaker

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rabbi Zechariah Wallerstein, a world famous inspirational and motivational speaker and educator. He was approximately...

Petira of Hagaon HaRav Nota Greenblatt ZT”L, Longtime Av Bais Din And Posek From...

YWN regrets to inform  you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Nota Tzvi Greenblatt ZATZAL, longtime Posek and Av Bais Din from Memphis Tennessee....

The Loss of a Remarkable Mechaneches – Dr. Susan Katz, Founder of Shulamith High...

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com This week, thousands of people are mourning the loss of Dr. Susan Katz a”h, founder of Shulamith High School...

TRAGEDY: Frum Boy from Queens R”L Drowns in Arizona Lake

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of a Jewish boy from Queens, Nerya Aranbayev Z"L, who had gone missing while swimming...

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