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  • Los Angeles Prepares for Chanukah

    On Tuesday, Yud Daled Kislev a memorable celebration in preparation for Chanukah took place at Los Angeles City hall. In attendance was the senior Shliach of the West Coast, Rabbi Boruch S. Cunin, the first Jewish mayor of the city Eric Garcetti, and many other city officials and dignitaries • Full Story, Photos

    On Tuesday, Yud Daled Kislev a memorable celebration in preparation for Chanukah took place at Los Angeles City hall, the seat of power of the second largest city in the United States. In attendance was the senior Shliach of the West Coast, Rabbi Boruch S. Cunin, the Shliach to Downtown, Los Angeles Rabbi Moshe Greenwald, the first Jewish mayor of the city Eric Garcetti, and many other city officials and dignitaries.

    The master of ceremonies of the event was Rabbi Greenwald who began the ceremony with words of encouragement for the people of Israel, and California.  Rabbi Boruch S. Cunin followed by relaying the Rebbe’s powerful words of hope and reassurance in times of challenge and distress and by explaining the significance of the Chanukah lights during times like today.  Rabbi Cunin was also careful to mention that Chanukah does not begin until next Motzei Shabbos and today is only a celebratory reminder for Jews to prepare themselves for Chanukah.  Mayor Eric Garcetti stressed the lesson of perseverance learned from the Maccabees.  He also noted that his ancestors came from the same Polish town of Katowicz where the Menorah used at the ceremony originated and was rescued during the Holocaust from the famed Synagogue of that town.

    A special Menorah, designed by the famous Los Angeles artist Andre Miropolsky, was on display during the ceremony.  Miropolsky has created numerous works of art, both public and private, across the world.

    All in attendance were treated to a special presentation by the Kol Yaakov Yehudah Boys Choir led by Rabbi Mendel Duchman and his son Yakov Yehudah.  The children were superb as they sang classic Chanukah songs and brought joy to the City of Angels.

    This 34rd annual Menorah Lighting at the Los Angeles City Hall was organized by Chabad of the West Coast led by Rabbi Boruch S. Cunin, Rabbi Moshe Greenwald of Chabad of Downtown and Rabbis Shalom Dovber Cunin and Dovid Lieberow of Chabad in Westwood.

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    1. and what is the accomplishment of lighting a menorah BEFORE chanukah!?

      WHY!?!??!?!?
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  • Event Calendar

  • Tuesday, Oct 27th, Wedding – Shlome Wolvovsky – CH & Rochel Leah Matusof – Madison, WI @ Oholei Torah
  • Thursday Oct 29th Wedding: Devorah Bennish – Detroit & Mordechai Rubin – London @ Royalty House, MI
  • Sunday, Oct 25th, Sholli Miller – Chicago, IL & Batya Korf – Miami Beach, FL @ Bais Rivka 310 Crown Street
  • Thursday, Oct 22 Wedding: Chaim Boruch Bar-Chaim – CH & Shoshana Pimentelli – CH/TX @ Oholei Torah
  • Thursday, Oct 22 L’Chaim: Sruli Finck – CH & Chaya Mangel – Dayton, OH @ Chovevei Torah 885 Eastern Parkway
  • Tuesday, Oct 20th Wedding: Dovid Kaminetzky – Melbourne, AU & Chaya Okunov – Crown Heights @ Oholei Torah
  • Monday Oct 19 L’Chaim: Ari (Aaron) Levertov – Crown Heights & Debby Rabinowicz – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Choivevey Torah
  • Monday, Oct 19 2015 Wedding: Mendy Zippel – Salt Lake City, UT & Fraidy Shagalov – Crown Heights @ Oholei Torah
  • Sunday 18th Oct. L’Chaim: Chananya Niassoff – CH & Tzirl Brennan – CH @ Bais Rivkah Crown St
  • Sunday Oct 18th – Wedding: Mendy Edelman – Crown Heights & Sara Lozenik – Miami, FL @ Oholei Torah
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  • Dov Chaim Ben Rivkah
  • Tzvi Hirsch Ben Guttel
  • Charna Alexandra bas Chana Esther
  • Ettie Bas Alte Miriam
  • Zissel Yehudis Bas Masha
  • Chaim Yosef Yitzchok Ben Sarah Elka
  • Devorah Bas Sarah
  • Boruch Ben Sarah
  • DovBer Ben Dina
  • Sender Ben Chaya Devorah
  • Lost and Found

  • Lost Men’s Heavy Black Winter Jacket Size Large in 770
  • Lost in 770 before Pesach, a black Bradley Jons long coat size 38R. No lining and no belt. Almost brand new! Please call zalman at 347-788-0749
  • Found black hats outside 770, behind the Hatzalah ambulance
  • lost – Chitas bearing a blessing to Shmuel from Sarge. (Sargent Zvi Fisher z..l.v) geulanow@012.net.il or +1-7869427070
  • LOST: in 770 a black Lenovo Intel core i5 laptop in a dark grey laptop bad together with a WD hard drive, if found please call Zalmy 347-788-0749
  • Found: Maroon Chitas
  • Found: Bag of Clothes
  • Found: Leather-Bound Pink Siddur
  • Lost: Box with Mini Shas from YSP
  • Lost: Rose Gold Bangle/Bracelet
  • Classifieds

  • Cook position for a local Mosad
  • Looking for a cook/kitchen manager
  • Administrator for a local Mosad Experience a must, and preferbiligual a bonus poconosmountains@gmail.com
  • Looking for a cook/kitchen manager Experience a must. poconosmountains@gmail.com
  • ‘Beis Mosiach’s’ to give away for free
  • Private Rooms for Men
  • Newly renovated Basement for rent
  • Judaica Store in Crown Heights is Looking to Hire
  • Looking for Work? Opportunity available, for a quick & efficient typist in Williamsburg. For more info: 201-800-1774
  • Lost in 770 Last Week: Transparant Bag of Tefillin, Rashi, R”T, Chitas – in black/grey 770 pouches