Community

Komemius Celebrates Arrival of New Rav

Moshav Komemius celebrated the arrival of its Rav, Harav Moshe Mendelsohn, shlita, who has now moved to the community after five years of leading the moshav from his Yerushalayim home.…

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Baruch Dayan Ha’emes: Rav Pesach Kupetz, Zt”l

Rav Pesach Kupetz, long-time maggid shiur in Bobov Mesivta in Boro Park, and limudei chol principal in the Bobov Yeshiva Ketana, was niftar Wednesday. He was 87 years old. The…

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Community Advocates Welcome DeVos Confirmation

After an unusually stormy confirmation process and a razor-thin vote in the senate, advocates for the Orthodox community welcomed the confirmation of school choice advocate Betsy DeVos to be the…

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New NJ Law Gives Parents 15 Days to Name Babies

A bill that allows parents with religious concerns 15 days to submit a name for a newborn child was signed into law Monday by Governor Chris Christie. The legislation makes…

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Tefilos Urged for Rav Steinman shlita

As of 9:00 p.m. Sunday night (Israel time), the medical condition of Hagaon Harav Aharon Leib Steinman shlita was reported as serious and stable. Doctors at the intensive-care unit of…

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Askanim Assess Effects of New Immigration Policy

As groups to the left and right became increasingly embroiled in a political battle over the effects and symbolism of President Trump’s recent executive order on immigration from seven countries…

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