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    Fire Injures Worker at Mobile Gas Station

    A fire broke out at the Mobile gas station on the corner of Empire Blvd. and New...

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    Chinese Auction Benefits NMB Chabad Community

    The eve of Lag B’Omer will be a night of action and drama in communities worldwide, all in celebration of the yom hillula of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai. Swinging circles of dancing Jews, bonfires and barbeques, melodies and marshmallows. But between the palm trees and starry skies of North Miami Beach, a...

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    Baby Girl!

    Zalman and Esther Lebovic (Crown Heights) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Click to email...

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    Baby Boy!

    Yudi and Chavi (nee Maman) Lewis (Daytona Beach, FL) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)...

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    Hundreds ‘Walk 4 Friendship’ in Long Island

    On Sunday, May 15th, more than 500 people came together in West Hempstead, NY, to participate in ...

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    Video: How to Avoid the Downfalls of Life

    Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz, director of Chabad Lubavitch of Southwest Florida, delivers his insights on this week’s Parsha – Behar. This week Rabbi Minkowicz answers the question: How can one avoid the downfalls of life? Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share...

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    Baby Girl!

    Yudi and Bruchy Winterfeld (Montreal, Canada) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Click to email...

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    Woman Stabbed in Amsterdam Kosher Eatery

    by Sandy Eller – VIN News A patron at a kosher cafe in Amsterdam has been hospitalized after an apparently unprovoked stabbing. Ronnie Eisenmann, president of the advisory board of the Center for Information and Documentation Israel,  said that the attack took place at approximately 8 PM local time, when an unidentified...

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    Chief Rabbi Visits Brunoy Yeshiva

    The chief rabbi of Jerusalem and former chief rabbi of Israel, Rabbi Shlomo Amar, paid a visit...

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    Chabad of Westport Breaks Ground on New Center

    It was an 18-year journey, but Chabad of Westport, Connecticut, is finally starting to feel at home. From Westport News: On Sunday morning — the day of the lesser-known second Passover, or Pesach Sheni — the Jewish congregation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of its expansion project. “It’s gratifying...

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    14-Year-Old Arrested After Snatching Boys “Yarmulka”

    A 14-year-old youth was arrested and charged with grand larceny as a possible bias crime after he...

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    13 Year Old’s Yarmulke Snatched by Teen

    A 14-year-old youth was arrested and charged with grand larceny as a possible bias crime after he...

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    Boruch Dayan Hoemes: R. Dovid Goldstein, OBM

    With sadness we inform you of the passing of Rabbi Dovid Goldstein OBM, a senior member of Anash in Tzfat and a former resident of Bnei Brak and Boro Park. He merited to attend a Yechidus with the Frierdiker Rebbe as well as his Levaya. He is survived by his wife...

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    State Police Announce Two-Week ‘Buckle Up’ Campaign

    The New York State Police and other law enforcement agencies across the state have launched their annual “buckle up” campaign, in which drivers and passengers who aren’t wearing seatbelts will be ticketed. The campaign began on Monday, May 23rd, and will last until June 5th. State troopers, including those assigned to the detail...

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    Bill Would Require Yeshivas to Report Abuse Allegations

    A New York State Assemblyman is pushing for passage of legislation which would require private school administrators to report allegations of CSA. From VIN News: Unlike public school officials who are mandated reporters, no such law exists on the books for private schools. This exception for private schools has contributed to many unreported...

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    Hero of USSR Underground to Be Honored By U.S. Senate

    by Dovid Margolin – Chabad.org Growing up and coming of age in the Soviet Union, it’s unlikely...

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    Vice President of Israeli Supreme Court Visits 770

    The Honorable Elyakim Rubinstein, Vice President of the Supreme Court of Israel, visited Chabad-Lubavitch headquarters at 770...

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    Father and Son Day in Oholei Torah

    Pesach Sheini – Father and Son day in Oholei Torah The Mechina Division of Oholei Torah sponsored...

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    App Helps Jewish Homes Go High Tech for Shabbos

    Forbes magazine yesterday profiled a smartphone app, Smart Shabbos, which helps Jewish homes go high tech enabling the proper observance of Shabbos in utmost comfort. Forbes also profiled the app’s lead developer, born and raised Crown Heights native Rabbi Shmary Gurary. From Forbes: Every Friday evening as New Yorkers wrap up another work week, tiny pockets of town are abuzz...

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    Is Crown Heights Going Hi-Tech for Shabbos?

    Every Friday evening as New Yorkers wrap up another work week, tiny pockets of town are abuzz...

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    Baby Boy!

    Mordechai and Chana Lightstone (Crown Heights) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Click to email...

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    Info to Be Menachem Avel R’ Shimon Sherr

    R’ Shimon Sherr is sitting Shiva after the passing of his sister, Gittle Esther, OBM, at 1650 President St.  Apt 2L left side of the building, from Tuesday until Friday morning. At the family’s request, please refrain from visiting after 10:00pm. Hamokom Yenachem Eschem Besoch She’ar Aveilei Tzion V’yerushalaim....

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    Monday: Rally at the Ohel

    Today, Monday, the 15th of Iyar (May 23), there will be a rally at the Ohel for...

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    117-Year-Old Shiur Makes 45th Siyum on Mishna

    A special ceremony was held in Yerushalaim to celebrate the world’s longest standing shiur. Chevra Mishnayos of...