Livraria Ets Haim is the world’s oldest functioning Jewish library. As such, it is no stranger to the prospect of imminent destruction. Founded in 1616 by Jews who fled Catholic persecution in Spain and Portugal, the three-room library is adjacent to Amsterdam’s majestic Portuguese Synagogue in the Dutch capital’s center. The 30,000-volume...
Mazal tov!! These are some of the newborn babies born on Rosh Hashanah at various hospitals throughout Israel. Posted by Alan Silver on FaceBook
Mazel tov to the Craimers on their being honored at the Sinai dinner this coming Sunday!
The following video was posted to the Yeshiva University Facebook page: "Each of you today are not just being rewarded for your years of study - you're being granted an enormous opportunity to have a huge impact on the world in which we live." Here are some of the best...
Kosher beer, bourbon, and BBQ-who's in? At 8:30 pm, the night of August 26th, at Temple Beth Hillel Beth El of Wynnewood, is having a massive BBQ event. Grill masters have traveled across the U.S., from Texas to New York to compete in the first ever Philadelphia Kosher Barbecue. This...
(JTA) — A millionaire widow from New Jersey has pledged to donate at least $22 million to the zoo in Cologne, Germany, in memory of her Jewish husband, a Holocaust survivor. Elizabeth Reichert, 93, was born in Cologne and met her husband, Arnulf, also a Cologne native, during World War...
Watch this amazing TED talk presentation by Megan Phelps-Roper who discusses her experiences being brought up within the hate-filled Westboro Baptist Church and her journey towards the decision to leave.  Formerly a prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church, a hate group known for its hate speech, especially against...
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shares an important message with the Chai Lifeline Canada community on the occasion of our 10th Anniversary. From strength to strength! Get OS News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories   
Stop by the Warner Theater in Torrington and the fellow dressed in a red suit and cap with a long white beard is a proud Yid! Every day of the year Chabadniks put on #teffilin with those who their exterior look doesn’t reflect their beautiful Yiddisheh Neshomo! But the Rebbes...
JNS.org Pictured above: Israeli soldiers and police inspect the scene of Palestinian terrorist Malek Ahmad Mousa Hamed’s car-ramming attack April 6, 2017. Credit: Flash90. The IDF conducted an overnight raid Wednesday in the Judea and Samaria town of Silwad, the hometown of 21-year-old Palestinian terrorist Malek Ahmad Mousa Hamed, who recently...
You’ve just run out of toothpaste and you’ve got a big date tonight. There’s no time to drive to the store and there’s too much traffic to send a courier. You’re starving for sushi but your favorite restaurant says it will be at least an hour to get take-out to...
(Jewish Breaking News) Lawmakers finalizing the proposed tax overhaul reportedly have removed a provision that had sent shivers through the graduate student and Jewish day school communities. The House version of the reform bill, which was drafted by the Republican leadership, had removed the qualified tuition credit. The credit exempts from...
The following is VIA JewishBreakingNews.com Could the world’s hottest rapper be any more of a nice Jewish boy? According to the New York Post,  Drake’s 31st birthday party on Monday night was themed “Aubrey’s re-barmitzvah.” The rapper’s real name is Aubrey Drake Graham — and 31, in case you didn’t realize, is the reverse of...
Who doesn’t have a few extra boxes of half eaten cereal erev Pesach? Take a look at these cool ways to use up your chometz in record time. Victoria Dwek has come up with 4 different unexpected ways you can use cereal- ways both you and your kids will...
  Hi, As you know, Thursday is Lag B'Omer and 1000's of Jews will be in Meron to daven. With no minimum donation, (this is our rule) you can have your names submitted for prayer in Meron through Talmidei Chachamim, messengers of Yad L'Achim CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR NAMES (No min...


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