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Life And Death: The Story Behind United Hatzalah Of Israel

11 Iyyar 5774 – May 10, 2014
He began illegally "listening in" on the ambulance's bandwidths with police scanners, hoping to be able to respond more quickly to distress calls that were nearby.

Rav Meir Tzvi Schuster Changed the Future of the Jewish People

Reb Meir's life's directive was simply to serve G-d, to be an Eved Hashem. Ahavas Hashem, love of G-d, and Ahavas Yisroel, love for his fellow Jews, were central to this goal.

Around The Shabbos Table

9 Iyyar 5774 – May 9, 2014
Our father's deep attachment to His Creator and his dedication to his fellow Jew made our childhood a powerful education.

The Role Of A Rebbetzin: An Interview With Rebbetzin Esther Reisman

3 Iyyar 5774 – May 2, 2014
Each one of us can and should contribute to the community.

Team Izzy Continues To Fight

We continue to live by the mantra that the G-d who split the sea, enabling 600,000 Jews to escape the shackles of the slavery, can most certainly opt to spare the life of a single terminally ill 3-year-old child, if He so desires.

The Internationally-Acclaimed Cantor that Saves Lives on his Motorcycle

27 Nisan 5774 – April 27, 2014
When Cantor Glick is not on stage performing with the Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra or singing before international audiences, he is on lifesaving his ambucycle responding to emergency calls in Israel.

The Maggid, The Mohel, And The Message: An Interview With Rabbi Paysach Krohn

25 Nisan 5774 – April 24, 2014
Wherever I was invited around the world, I always met with people and let them know that I wanted to hear great stories.

Tales Of Rav Kook, Ben-Gurion, the Chazon Ish, And More: An Interview With YU’s...

15 Nisan 5774 – April 14, 2014
When the state was established, gedolim went to Ben-Gurion and asked him not to draft women and, later, yeshiva bachrim.

For Stan Fischler, ‘The Hockey Maven,’ It’s All About The Game – And Israel,...

10 Nisan 5774 – April 9, 2014
Providing New York-area hockey fans with a bird’s-eye view and expert analysis is what Fischler, 81, has done on broadcasts of Islanders, Rangers and Devils games. He's had a love affair with the sport since he was introduced to it quite by accident as a 7-year-old growing up in Brooklyn.

New Tourism Initiative Brings Another Face to the Holy Land

Realizing they shared a business and social vision, Moed and Samara resolved to combine forces and offer unique tourism programs for travelers visiting the Holy Land.

Victor Zalta’s Encounters With The Boys Of Summer, 1946

3 Nisan 5774 – April 2, 2014
With the new baseball season underway, The Jewish Press chatted with Zalta in his Flatbush home about some of his other memories.

JBI International: More Than Just Haggadahs

26 Adar II 5774 – March 27, 2014
"Sometimes the voice of the narrator is the only human voice I hear during the day."

Teaching Secular Israelis About Judaism: An Interview with Rabbi Shalom Hammer

18 Adar II 5774 – March 19, 2014
Rabbi Hammer recently spoke with The Jewish Press about his new book, Derash Yehonatan: Around the Year with Rav Yehonatan Eybeshitz (Koren), and his work in teaching Torah to secular Israelis.

The Clown Therapist Who Sees No Borders

15 Adar II 5774 – March 17, 2014
“Here I was, dressed as a clown with a red rubber nose, and I had to go out with my M16 for a security check,” Singer says. “That was truly a bizarre experience.”

Giving Back To The Community: Ba’al Chesed Extraordinaire Moisha Binik

11 Adar II 5774 – March 12, 2014
What do at-risk youth and more than 30,000 square feet of groceries have in common? The answer is Moisha Binik.

Exclusive Interview with New Israeli Ambassador to US

1 Adar II 5774 – March 3, 2014
Ambassador Dermer's thoughts on what is ahead in the coming years between Israel and the USA.

‘Liberals Have Abandoned The State Of Israel’: An Interview with Professor Stephen Norwood

13 Adar I 5774 – February 12, 2014
There’s also the issue of accusing the Jews of being excessively materialistic and exploitative of non-Jews. You see a lot of that in far-left propaganda – that the Jews are overwhelmingly concentrated in the petty bourgeoisie, which in itself is an archaic class form, and thrives on tricking people and squeezing money out of them through illicit methods of trade.

A Woman of Valor

1 Adar I 5774 – January 31, 2014
She wrote about everything in a woman's world, from kids to husbands, and feelings including pain and grief. Writing her book, at least in my opinion, was an incredibly brave statement, one that exposed a truth that must be told.

Inspiring Jews One Song At A Time

He didn’t start the fire either, but Solomon’s parodies and adaptations have been igniting the Jewish spark in hundreds of thousands of Jews worldwide.

The Man Whose Tunes Grace Shabbos Tables Worldwide: An Interview with Composer Ben Zion...

29 Shevat 5774 – January 29, 2014
Recently dubbed “the greatest living figure of chassidic music” by NPR, Shenker still composes several new pieces every year. He is currently recording an album of some of his Haggadah compositions, which he hopes will be out before Pesach.

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