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BD”E: Rebbetzin Sara Stefansky, A”h

Baruch Dayan Ha’emes. Rebbetzin Sara Stefansky, a”h, passed away on Sunday morning in Lakewood. Rebbetzin Stefansky, was the wife of, lhbch”l, Harav Lazer Stefansky, Mashgiach, Beth Medrash Govoha, Lakewood. The levayah…

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First Snow of the Winter Falls in New York Over Shabbos

3.9″ inches of snow were recorded in Central Park as of 8 P.M., with up to six inches possible. A winter weather advisory is in effect, with colder temperatures expected.

Hagaon Harav Steinman Returned to ICU; Tefillos Urged

The family of Hagaon Harav Aharon Leib Steinman, shlita, who has been hospitalized in Maayanei Hayeshua Hospital in Bnei Brak for several weeks, said Thursday morning that the condition of…

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Rebbetzin Chaya Rechel Roth, A”h, Karlsburger Rebbetzin

Rebbetzin Chaya Rechel Roth, a”h, 77, the wife of, ybl”c, Harav Yechezkel Roth, shlita, was niftar on Monday, 16 Kislev. The Rebbetzin personified the eishes chayil of previous generations, maintaining…

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BDE: Mrs. Rivka Werdyger A”H

Mrs. Rivka Werdyger, the wife of yblch”t Reb Yisroel Aryeh Werdyger, a well-known Gerer chassid and askan from Boro Park, passed away on Shabbos. The Levayah will take place this evening,…

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BDE: Mrs. Chana Perelman, A”h

Mrs. Chana Perelman, the wife of Reb Itche Perelman, z”l, a well-known Gerer chassid and askan, passed away on Shabbos. The Levayah is taking place this evening, Motzei Shabbos ,…

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Vizhnitzer Rebbe Released From Hospital

Baruch Hashem, the Vizhnitzer Rebbe, shlita, of Monsey, has been released from the hospital following a two-week stay. The Rebbe’s condition had been extremely serious, but fervent tefillos by Jewish…

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Mrs. Chana Weinroth, A”h

Great pain and sorrow were felt by many Jewish women and girls as the sad news was received yesterday of the passing, in the prime of life, of the eminent…

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Jewish Groups Challenge Belgian Shechitah Ban in High Court

Jewish groups in Belgium have brought legal action before the country’s highest court, asking it to overturn legislation that would effectively ban kosher and halal meat production. This past summer,…

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