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Hanukkah Miracle Brings ‘770’ Stabbing Victim Home

A Chabad rabbinic student stabbed in "770" has returned home from the hospital.

Rosh HaShana Message from PM Binyamin Netanyahu

PM Netanyahu has sent out his Rosh HaShana greeting to Jews around the world.

Chabad Lights 15,000 Public Menorahs This Hanukkah

They are put up in places large and small, in front of iconic buildings and in remote settings.

Pharoah Sends Passover Greetings; Rare Scarab Seal Found at Tel Dor

A rare scarab seal belonging to a senior Egyptian official of the 13th Pharaonic Dynasty is found by a birdwatcher on Israel's northern coast.

Tree Planting and New Fruit Eating

Israel's President and Ministers took part in tree planting and new fruit tasting today, on the eve of Tu B'Shvat, the new year for the trees.

Holiday Travel Warnings from Israel’s Counter-Terror Bureau

Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues its pre-holiday travel warnings.

Bomb Threats Sent to 6 JCCs on Purim in US, Canada

Most of the Jewish Community Centers that received threats had received them before, including the one in Vancouver, where the JCC was threatened last week.

Desecration of Israeli Flags in Jaffa (Yafo)

Unknown vandals splattered red paint on a line of Israeli flags set up in the city of Jaffa (Yafo) in the wee hours of Wednesday.

Fire it Up for the Southern New England Kosher BBQ Contest

Kosher barbecue experts, fire up your grills! You will be tested in southern Connecticut this fall.

PM Netanyahu Competes in International Bible Quiz

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu competed with others Tuesday in the fifth International Bible Quiz in Jerusalem.

‘Rabbis for Human Rights’ Demand Restricting Hebron Purim Parade

Perhaps the RHR should sue to eliminate the entire ninth chapter in the Book of Esther from Megillah readings across Israel, seeing as it depicts how the Jews take revenge against their sworn enemies.

PM Reflects on First Recording of Brother Yoni’s Voice

Yom HaZikaron has been a day for the prime minister to reflect on a recording of his brother Yoni's voice.

Soldiers to Crunch on 80 Tons of Matzo at Seder Tables

Thousands of soldiers will remain on duty defending the country while Jews around the world are at the Seder table tonight.

Mazel Tov Jerusalem Reunited Half a Century! (List of Events Included)

‘“Rejoice with Jerusalem, and be glad with her, all you who love her,’ Happy Jerusalem Day.’”

Preparations Completed for Priestly Blessing from Jerusalem

Rabbis have been busy with preparations for the traditional Birkat Kohanim, Priestly Blessing, set for Thursday.

Public Menorah Vandalized by Teens in South Orange, NJ

Vandals damaged a public menorah in South Orange, New Jersey on the sixth night of Chanukah, but were spotted by security cameras.

Shiloh’s Children Hard at Work Baking Matzohs

Children in the Binyamin Jewish community of Shiloh are hard at work baking matzohs for Passover -- as usual.

Jerusalem to Open ‘Gazelle Valley’ Park Before Passover

The city of Jerusalem will open Gazelle Valley -- its unique Middle Eastern version of Central Park -- next Monday, just in time for Passover vacation.

How to Match Wine and Cheeses Like a Pro

Impress those around your Shavuos table with your knowledge of which wine to serve with which cheese.

Israeli Foreign Ministry to Open Temporary Consulate in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

The Ministry said the consulate will deal with matters such as lost or stolen travel documents, and any other emergency assistance.

Report: IDF Foils Rosh Hashana Terror Attack Set for Gush Etzion

Israeli Defense Forces have foiled a Hamas terror attack set to take place in Gush Etzion on Rosh Hashana.

Authorized to Sell

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman authorized IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim to sell all the IDF's Chametz to a non-Jew.

Liberman: Shaming Hareidi Soldiers For Military Service Akin to Idolatry [video]

Defense Minister Liberman pointed out that King David fought, as did Joshua bin Nun, saying they also had an understanding of Torah and Judaism.

French Soldier Accidentally Fires His Gun Outside Jewish Center

Miracles were added in France late last week when a soldier accidently fired a volley outside a Jewish center, harming no one.

Arab NGO Demands Ending Passover​​ Ban on Chametz in Israeli Hospitals

As environmental and religious tit for tat go, in February Adalah fiercely condemned Israel's new 'Muezzin Law,' which set out to curb the imposition of Muslim calls to prayer on non-Muslims.

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