Community

BPJCC Launches New COVID-19 Info-Site

The Boro Park Jewish Community Council has created a new site to assist people with the financial repercussions of the cornavirus pandemic. The site has links to initiatives, and grant and…

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For These We Cry

Al eileh ani bochiyah. As the plague of COVID-19 sweeps across the world, there are many in our community who have fallen in its path. As we join the families…

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BD”E – Reb Tzvi Schmidt, Z”l

Hamodia is saddened to report the passing of Reb Tzvi Yehuda Schmidt, z”l, a prominent baal tzedakah who was the owner of Paskesz candy company. He was 71 at his passing. Yehi zichro baruch.

Harav Yisroel Yechezkel Plutchok, Zt”l

“When the mashchis is given permission, he does not differentiate between tzaddikim and reshaim, and he begins with a tzaddik….” (Bava Kama, 60a) Harav Yisroel Plutchok, zt”l, was a rare talmid…

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BD’E – Harav Yisroel Yechezkel Plutchock, Zt”l

It is with profound sadness Hamodia reports the passing of Harav Yisroel Yechezkel Plutchok, zt”l, the Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Derech Chaim in Boro Park. Rav Plutchok was a close talmidof Harav Chaim…

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What is Included in Stimulus Bill for Jewish Community?

The $2 trillion “Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act,” which was unanimously passed by the U.S. Senate has been designed to cover various sectors of American society, including families,…

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