Israel’s Chief Rabbi Horav Dovid Lau, while visiting New York, had a cordial meeting with Lubavitcher Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Holtzman, chaplain at SUNY Medical Center of New York, in his home.
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Moshe Sperlin (Crown Heights) to Sarah Korf (Miami Beach, FL)
L’Chaim tonight at 8:00 in the JCM
In connection with Chof Beis Shvat, the Rebbetzin’s Yartzeit, we are republishing an article from the Beis Moshiach Magazine which brings down short stories about the Rebbetzin • Full Story
Atlantic Beach officials held a public hearing last week to air plans to seize property that Chabad of the Beaches purchased last November for $950,000. The plan to take the site under eminent domain unearthed bubbling local controversies ranging from charges of anti-Semitism to whether public money could be better spent elsewhere • Full Story
Watch: Delta Airlines crew says farewell to NASA veteran Gerald Wittenstein who is making Aliyah with his wife • Full Stoey, Video
Yaakov’s story begins 79 years ago in the ghetto of Svencionys, Lithuania, some 70 kilometers north of Vilna. He was just a few months old when, at the height of World War II, his mother handed him over to a Christian family for safe keeping. A short while later, both his parents were sent to the gas chambers, Hy”d • Full Story