California: Eruv issues

Two local environmental groups have filed a lawsuit challenging the California Coastal Commission approval of a plan by an Orthodox synagogue in Venice to...

Space Shuutle Discovery

Space Shuttle Discovery kicks off the Fourth of July fireworks with its own fiery display as it rockets into the blue sky, spewing foam...

Kiryas Joel – lights & sirens

ROL: One unanswered question about the constables who patrol Kiryas Joel and control crowds is whether their vehicles may use flashing red lights and...

Miracle in the Catskills

***UPDATED*** A bus from the Bobover Camps (Machaneh Shalvah Rt. 17B) in the Catskills has just driven down an embankment and into a? lake....

Israel – Internet Stats

A TNS/Teleseker TIM Internet survey (June-July 2006) reveals that 52% of Israelis use the Internet for some purpose. Israel now has 3.7 million Internet...

Germany: Move to strip Hitler of citizenship

A German legislator has moved to strip Adolf Hitler of his German citizenship, Fox News reports.Isolde Saalmann, a deputy in the state legislature of...

Satmar Rebbe to Eretz Yisroel

R' Aron Teitlebaum Shlita, Satmar Rebbe will be flying to Eretz Yisroel this evening to attend the Chasunah of the daughter of R' Chaim...

Israel: IDB Group Announces 25 Percent Cut

In addition to layoffs in a large security firm which targeted the lower wage earners, the IDF Group on Wednesday announced the four top...

In Less than 24 Hours, Rav Chaim Kanievsky Will Daven For a Special Group...

Just moments after our fervent prayers on Yom Kippur for the year to come, the future continues to hang in the balance. If only...

Kiryas Joel – Village vote drawing near

ROL: Campaigning and cajoling have risen to a fever pitch as residents brace for a momentous referendum next week on whether to turn most...

Monsey – New townhouses?

TJN: The very real sounds of revitalization may soon be heard throughout the village's downtown. Alan Gestetner, president of Monsey-based Cole Development Corp., who has proposed...

Tensions flaring in Australia

N24: Australian police said on Monday they had stepped up patrols of Jewish and Islamic sites, fearing that racial tensions over the Middle East...

London: Thousands attend Kabolas Ponim

Over a thousand people gathered in London to be Mikabel Ponim and hear Divrei Chizuk from R' Mordche Duvid Unger Shlita the Bobover Rebbe who...

IDF Soldiers Find Hamas’ BoobyTraps

Hamas placed explosives and booby-traps around a zoo and a school, Israel revealed. The Givati soldiers Baruch Hashem realized the situation before entering the...

Maryland: OU Profoundly Disappointed in Get Law

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, is profoundly disappointed in failure of the Maryland Senate...

Satmar Fire extinguisher commercial

ENJOY!

12:15PM News Update from Eretz Yisrael

At about 11:40am, sirens were sounding in Kiryat Malachi and Kiryat Gat. Rockets landed outside Kiryat Gat. No injuries were reported. **The Knesset sometime this...

Lakewood: BP Graphics to build parking garage

A proposed partnership between a local businessman and the township to develop a $7.2 million parking garage downtown is moving forward. Ben Heinemann, owner of...

UOJCA Commends NYS Governor Spitzer

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation's largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, applauds New York Governor Eliot L. Spitzer on proposing...

Tuesday Morning News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

Junior high and high schools began at 9:00am on Tuesday in an act of protest against increasing violence in the nation’s public schools. **Intermittent showers,...

Rav Chaim Kanievsky to Marry Off 25 Children This Month

The impoverished orphans of Eretz Yisroel will face their wedding days alone. Imagine the pain, the humiliation, the suffering. One baal chesed has stepped...

Who really started the riot?

Pic courtesy of Chaptzem!

Israel – Bain Hazmanim CANCELLED!!

At the Yom Tefillah yesterday at the Kosel, Horav Hagon Chacham Ovadia Yosef Shlita spoke and said "that due to the war in Eretz...

Rabbis to discuss Agunah crisis

YN: In response to the growing concerns about Agunot and the pressing need for international cooperation, Israel Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar has invited 50...

Dov Hikind demands CUNY change exam schedule

Scores of state and city legislators are demanding that the City University of New York change its final exam schedule, which, for the first...

Suicide in Israeli Jail

Asher Weisgan, a resident of Shiloh in the West Bank who was sentences for four consecutive life sentences for murdering four Palestinian workers in...

Israel – Rabbi Lau not running for President

Former Chief Rabbi Israel Meir Lau said Thursday that running for President "is not on my daily agenda." Rabbi Lau, is respected and liked...

Iran – Jewish hospital to accept wounded Palestinians

The Association of the Iranian Jewish community and management of Tehran-based Jewish hospital `Sepir' said on Sunday that the hospital is ready to admit...

Sweden Shul receives bomb threats

Iranian Jews condemn Qana attack

Free To Join Yad L’achim Tefillah On Zos Chanuka In Berditchev And Amuka

Tell your friends & family to join this historic event right before Zos Chanuka! With the success of previous events, we launched The CHANUKA YAD...

Lesson in life

Click HERE to view a lesson in life. Enjoy!

IDF penetrates deep into Eastern Lebanon

The Israeli commando operation in eastern Lebanon early Saturday may have been aimed at Mohamed Yazbeck, a senior Hizbullah terrorist leader, Lebanese media reported....

El Al to start laying people off

El Al Israel Airlines issued last week a statement indicating it had embarked upon a streamlining policy in order to cope with climbing costs...

Trending