Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: July 3rd, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
“Elie Wiesel was the collective moral compass of the Jewish people,” said Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky.
Posted on: July 2nd, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
For ten years after the war, Wiesel refused to write about or discuss his experiences during the Holocaust.
Posted on: June 23rd, 2016News & Views → Business and Economy
Zisser captured the Israeli public's imagination, especially in the religious sector, in the early 1980s, when he initiated the founding of the city of Emanuel in Samaria.
Posted on: June 22nd, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
“He had a strong connection to Torah and was very respectful of Torah scholars,” he added. “He was self-educated man who was well read and business savvy.”
Posted on: June 21st, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Rising Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin, 27, has died in a freak accident at his home in Los Angeles.
Posted on: June 19th, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
Alan Weinkratz was a well-known figure in the Israeli hi-tech startup scene.
Posted on: June 17th, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
Dr. Irving Moskowitz z"l has been called the Montefiore and Rothschild of our time.
Posted on: June 13th, 2016News & Views → Israel → #EyalGiladNaftali
This past Sunday marked the second anniversary of the Hamas abduction and murder of three yeshiva teens from a hitchiking post in Gush Etzion.
Posted on: June 9th, 2016News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Hamas
Four new terror victims will not be present to hear the reading of the Ten Commandments in synagogue this Shavuot. Their names have been released.
Posted on: June 4th, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
One of the greatest heavyweight boxers the world has ever known, Muhammad Ali, is dead at the age of 74.
Posted on: May 24th, 2016News & Views → Middle East → Egypt
Intelligence from Mossad spy Eli Cohen helped Israel win the Six Day War.
Posted on: May 2nd, 2016News & Views → Global → Europe → Eastern Europe
Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.
Posted on: April 13th, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
Sport teaches us who we really are. It is not just entertainment or therapy for those who watch, but a glimpse of the infinite possibilities of life.
Posted on: April 4th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
The head of the Brisk Yeshiva in Zichron Moshe, Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik, was laid to rest in Jerusalem.
Posted on: March 27th, 2016News & Views → Israel → Druze
The Civil Administration chief was flying solo when his plane crashed. The cause of the accident is not clear.
Posted on: March 25th, 2016News & Views → Media
In 1977, following an auto accident in Beverly Hills that left him in critical condition with a crushed spleen, he was inspired to pursue a career in comedy.
Posted on: March 23rd, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
Civil rights photographer Bob Adelman was found unresponsive at his home on Saturday.
Posted on: March 22nd, 2016News & Views → Jewish
Grove played a critical role in the decision to move Intel’s focus from memory chips to microprocessors and led the firm’s transformation into a widely recognized consumer brand.
Posted on: March 17th, 2016News & Views → Israel
Following his departure, Dagan made several controversial public statements concerning the wisdom of an Israeli military attack on Iran's nuclear facilities.
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