This Day in History

This Day In History 9 Nisan/April 5

In 2449/1312 B.C.E., the nasi of the tribe of Binyamin, Avidon ben Gidoni, brought his korban. Yahrtzeiten 5585/1825, Harav Yaakov Tzvi Yalish, zt”l, of Przemysl, author of Melo Haro’im, Kehillas…

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Give Them a Brok

When I lived in Boro Park, I once told the Bostoner Rebbe of Boro Park/Beit Shemesh, zy”a, “Across the street from me, I have Satmar. Right behind me, is the…

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Odd Side

The Odd Side – April 4, 2017

Highway Salad: Crash Covers German Autobahn in Vegetables BERLIN (AP) – A stretch of Germany’s autobahn has been partially shut down after a truck carrying 15 tons of vegetables tipped…

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Positive Parenting

Sibling Conflict

Q: We have three sons, ages 10, 8 and 4. The eldest, Shloimy,* often has an “attitude problem” and becomes angered quite easily. His relationship with my husband is not…

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Table Talk

Not Really Small

When a soul will bring a meal-offering to Hashem, his offering shall be of fine flour… (Vayikra 2:1) As we begin our study of Sefer Vayikra, the Torah introduces us…

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