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Rabbi Maurice Lamm – Prominent Spiritual Leader, Author, And Teacher – Passes Away

1 Tammuz 5776 – July 6, 2016
Remembering Rabbi Maurice Lamm (1930-2016)

Elie Wiesel Remembered As ‘One Of The Great Moral Voices Of Our Time’

Wiesel was criticized by some in the Orthodox community for what they viewed as his rejection of faith in God after the Holocaust. But Weisel, who studied Jewish religious texts daily throughout his adult life, resented the allegation.

NYC World Trade Center Goes Blue-and-White For Elie Wiesel

28 Sivan 5776 – July 4, 2016
The World Trade Center sparkled with blue and white lights in memory of Elie Wiesel, a strong advocate for Israel.

Israeli Leaders Bid Farewell to Holocaust Survivor and Writer Elie Wiesel

28 Sivan 5776 – July 3, 2016
“Elie Wiesel was the collective moral compass of the Jewish people,” said Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky.

Holocaust Author and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Elie Wiesel Dead at 87

27 Sivan 5776 – July 2, 2016
For ten years after the war, Wiesel refused to write about or discuss his experiences during the Holocaust.

Israeli Millionaire Philanthropist, Founder of Emanuel, Motti Zisser Dies at 61

17 Sivan 5776 – June 23, 2016
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.

Albert Klass, Who Played A Key Role In Rise Of The Jewish Press, Dies...

17 Sivan 5776 – June 22, 2016
“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.”

Russian-Jewish ‘Star Trek’ Actor Anton Yelchin Dies in Bizarre Accident

15 Sivan 5776 – June 21, 2016
Rising Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin, 27, has died in a freak accident at his home in Los Angeles.

Texas PR/Tech Guru Killed in Tel Aviv Car Accident

13 Sivan 5776 – June 19, 2016
Alan Weinkratz was a well-known figure in the Israeli hi-tech startup scene.

Dr. Irving I. Moskowitz, 88

11 Sivan 5776 – June 17, 2016
Dr. Irving Moskowitz z"l has been called the Montefiore and Rothschild of our time.

Terror Continues 2 Yrs After Hamas Kidnapping & Murders of Naftali, Eyal and Gilad

7 Sivan 5776 – June 13, 2016
This past Sunday marked the second anniversary of the Hamas abduction and murder of three yeshiva teens from a hitchiking post in Gush Etzion.

Four Tel Aviv Terror Shooting Attack Victims Identified

3 Sivan 5776 – June 9, 2016
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.

World Boxing Champ Muhammad Ali Dead at 74

28 Iyyar 5776 – June 4, 2016
One of the greatest heavyweight boxers the world has ever known, Muhammad Ali, is dead at the age of 74.

We Remember Eliahu ben Shaul Cohen, z’l, Legend of the Mossad

16 Iyyar 5776 – May 24, 2016
Intelligence from Mossad spy Eli Cohen helped Israel win the Six Day War.

Hungarian Authorities Arrest 2 Suspects in Death of Ofir Gross, z’l

24 Nisan 5776 – May 2, 2016
Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.

The True Art of Sport: Game or Torture?

5 Nisan 5776 – April 13, 2016
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.

Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik zt’l, Dean of Brisk Yeshiva, Laid to Rest

25 Adar II 5776 – April 4, 2016
The head of the Brisk Yeshiva in Zichron Moshe, Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik, was laid to rest in Jerusalem.

IDF Civil Administration Chief Brig.-Gen. Munir Amar, 47, Dies in Plane Crash

17 Adar II 5776 – March 27, 2016
The Civil Administration chief was flying solo when his plane crashed. The cause of the accident is not clear.

Garry Shandling Dead from Heart Attack at 66

15 Adar II 5776 – March 25, 2016
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.

Bob Adelman, Photographer of Martin Luther King Jr., Dead at 85

13 Adar II 5776 – March 23, 2016
Civil rights photographer Bob Adelman was found unresponsive at his home on Saturday.

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