Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: September 5th, 2016
The father of a fallen soldier whose body is being held in captivity by Hamas in Gaza was laid to rest after giving up his struggle after a 10-month battle with cancer.
Posted on: September 4th, 2016
Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov had led his nation since it declared independence 25 years ago; now there is a power vacuum and many citizens say they feel a double loss.
Posted on: September 2nd, 2016
A difficult illness has ended the fierce battle for the return of IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul z'l's body by his father Herzl Shaul, z'l.
Posted on: August 31st, 2016
A bulwark in the Israeli business world has passed away: Moshe Wertheim, owner of Coca Cola Israel is dead at 86.
"At any minute the guard could shoot you for not liking the way you looked at him," Peck recalled. "They would shoot you for nothing."
Posted on: August 30th, 2016
One of Hollywood's finest and funniest comedians has been silenced forever. Gene Wilder passes away at age 83.
Posted on: August 28th, 2016
Former Israeli Defense Minister Binyamin Fuad Ben-Eliezer has passed away at the age of 80.
Posted on: August 24th, 2016
Hill only lasted one season on “Mission: Impossible,” because he was "difficult to work with," most notably because he refused to work late on Fridays, because of his Shabbat observance.
Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis, pioneer in Jewish outreach, founder of the international Hineni organization, and Jewish Press columnist for more than fifty years, passed away Tuesday at the age of 80.
Posted on: August 23rd, 2016
Nafla Ateres Rosheinu
He is best known for his conspiracy theory regarding the Yitzhak Rabin assassination, which received a great deal of support at the time, especially on the right.
Posted on: August 17th, 2016
The Wilfs, both Joe and Harry, were not just philanthropic donors to the RCA, stressed Herson, but took an active role in the continued growth of the educational institution.
Posted on: August 16th, 2016
Famed Jewish actor Philip 'Fyvush' Finkel was born in Brownsville, NY. He brought to life several characters in 'Fiddler on the Roof.'
Posted on: August 9th, 2016
The last Polish Jew who managed to survive the Sobibor Nazi death camp has passed away at the age of 90.
Posted on: August 7th, 2016
The former chief of the KGB bequeaths evidence about Raoul Wallenberg for future generations, in papers found in a suitcase.
Posted on: August 4th, 2016
A major source of strength to women in the yeshivishe Jewish world has moved on to the World to Come.
Posted on: August 3rd, 2016
The parents of Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin sue Fiat Chrysler over their son's death.
Posted on: July 27th, 2016
Katz established the Marcus Katz Award which for 41 years has been given to outstanding contributors to building harmony between Jewish law and tradition and the modern world.
Posted on: July 22nd, 2016
His life was an example of Torah, middos and humility in action.
Posted on: July 19th, 2016
Hundreds accompanied US-born IDF lone soldier Shlomo Rindenow, z'l on his final journey to rest in Netzer Hazani.
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