Cleaning Lady Alert

Crown Heights, Brooklyn - Random items appeared to be missing from our apartment. Could it be our sweet hardworking cleaning lady who came...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Cell Phone Addiction)

Dear YWN, I ask you to please post this letter, because I think the situation I'm writing abaout is far from pathetic, and something really...

MAILBAG: Pained Talmid Wonders If Mechanchim Ever Make A Cheshbon Hanefesh

You know the expression, time heals all wounds? Or, forgive and forget? Well, sometimes that just doesn’t happen, try as you may. When I was...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Bungalow Colony Crooks)

Dear Editor, as an avid reader (and subscriber) to your wonderful website, I was hoping you would share my plight with the rest of...

Out Of The Mailbag: (Students Need More Tests)

Dear YWN,   This topic is something that I have never seen mentioned on this site before. All through our school years, we were always subjected...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Infertility Crisis)

Dear YWN, If we think that the shidduch crisis comes to an end when a couple gets married, we are wrong. A whole new "crisis"...

No School On Shushan Purim

Dear YWN, Sitting here at 12pm on a Monday, the first day of a new work week, I’m a bit frustrated. Like most, my family and...

Out Of The Mailbag: Seminary Woes

Dear YWN Editor, I just completed the last payment for my daughter’s upcoming seminary year, and like so many other parents in my predicament, I...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Divorce Crisis)

Dear Readers, I wanted to bring something up that I am sure many other girls are suffering from. I decided to write when I heard...

MAILBAG: Misleading Mishpacha Parnassah Article

Mishpacha Magazine has always met the needs of its readership with high quality articles that are thought-provoking and highly informative. This is why Mishpacha’s...

MAILBAG: Mispallel In Rabbi Rottenberg Shul Sounds Off About Hypocrisy Of Governor Cuomo

Dear YWN, I am a mispallel in R' Rottenbergs Shul and live around the corner. We were at a family Chanukah chaggiga at my sister-in-law...

MAILBAG: Open Letter To The Older Singles Of Klal Yisroel And Their Families

I'd like to express some thoughts about your plight – or better – our plight. I'm not writing on behalf of many people, but...

YWN MAILBAG: What’s The Difference Between Weprin & Goldfeder?

Dear Editor, As a longtime observer of politics, I am confused as to why some of the very same askanim who oppose David Weprin for...

MAILBAG: Upset Over Improper Mask Use

Dear YWN staff, First off I would like to thank the YWN personnel for their extensive coverage over what the Gedolei Yisrael have instructed during...

Mailbag: Is “Chemistry” Important?

By Rabbi Daniel Schneierson Question:      Why is it that many younger guys and girls think that there should be "chemistry" by the second or third...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Where is The Friendship?)

Dear Friends, I am a single girl aged 21, who is still awaiting my bashert, while almost all of my friends are married. To my friends: I...

MAILBAG: Open Letter To The ‘True-Torah-Jews’ Organization [AKA Satmar]

It's truly a great and virtues project to tell the world that Zionism is contrary to the foundation of the Jewish nation - the...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Modest Suggestion For Shidduch Crisis)

Dear Yeshiva World, There is much being said about the Shiddich situation today. I have a modest suggestion that can be implemented by individuals. The Gra...

MAILBAG: Mother Of Nachal Chareidi Soldier Says Netzach Yehudah Soldiers MISTREATED And In Jail

Dear YWN Editor and the People of Israel, As an Israeli-American and the mother of a Netzach Yehuda (Nahal Haharedi) soldier serving in the Shomron,...

MAILBAG: Parent In School Of Viral ‘Hair-Length’ Video Speaks Out

Dear Readers, I am a parent in the school of which a controversial video was blasted out to social media yesterday. My daughter is...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Wedding Band Volume)

Lately I have been to several weddings where the music has been too loud. Unfortunately there seems to be no way to get the...

MAILBAG: Outrage Over Ami Magazine Cover Story

Dear Rabbi Frankfurter (Editor of Ami Magazine), I am reaching out to you as an avid Ami fan and subscriber. But I am also reaching...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Chanukah Presents)

Dear Editor, I will keep this letter real short, to the point, and if you decide to post it - will allow my fellow "Chavrusas"...

Op-Ed: Anti-Semitism is Fake News

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, the former chief rabbi of England, once described anti-Semitism as a virus and sickness of the soul, which has no...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (See you at the Chuppa Soon...

Dear Editor, We write to you at Yeshiva World with the fervent hope that you post our letter for your vast readership. If by publicizing...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Tuition Woes)

Is Tuition the Problem? The many "crises" of our day are in large part due to the exponential growth of our Klal, kein yirbu. Many...

YWN MAILBAG: A Stone-Cold Purim

Dear Friend, Last Purim started off like all others from years past, but it was almost the last Purim of my life. Beginning two weeks...

MAILBAG: Pandemic Of Injustice – Human Rights Violations During COVID-19

This is not the America, I once knew. I used to be immensely proud to be an American. This country provided oxygenation to me...

YWN MAILBAG: To All Parents of Boys in Yeshiva in Israel

REPRINTED FROM THE YWN 2009 ARCHIVES: Dear readers of YWN:  I am writing to ask you to please find out what your sons plans are for Purim and...

Gazing At The First Candle……

There was a time when the Jews lived in a society advanced beyond all others. This society allowed much freedom, way beyond the repressive...

Drug Warning From a Mother

Dear Yeshiva World, I am writing to warn the parents out there of a dangerous but legal drug that is sold without restrictions in mini-marts...

YWN Mailbag: Has Anyone Seen A NYC Snow Plow? Pathetic.

Dear YWN, I'm outraged, and fed up with this dysfunctional government run by Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The snow has stopped six hours ago, and I...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Jewish Press [Blog] Slanders Chassidim)

Dear YW Editor. I am utterly disgusted by the way the Jewish Press allowed one of their contributors - Elliot Resnick - to publish...

MAILBAG: Hatzolah Wives – The Real Heroes

Dear Hatzolah Wives, Over the past 3 weeks our lives have turned from the usual to the unexpected. As wives of Hatzoloh members we have the...

Out Of The Mailbag – To YW Editor (Peanut Free Schools)

Dear Yeshivaworld, The following is a letter that I sent to my children's school regarding allergies in children.   Please add this to your "letters to the...

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