The Activist Lawyer Seminar will be held on March 7 to March 13 in Jerusalem and Northern Israel.
Posted on: December 12th, 2012News & Views
The vast majority of the rabbis of the Williamsburg community backed Weberman from the time of his arrest.
Posted on: December 11th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Rabbi Nuchem Rosenberg, a Williamsburg based counter-pedophilia activist was attacked and injured, allegedly by the son of a man Rosenberg had named as a pedophile. The attacker threw bleach in Rosenberg’s face. Source: Failed Messiah
Posted on: December 7th, 2012News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
They're not sorry about the email, only about sending it.
Posted on: December 5th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Ahmed Ferhani, one of two men arrested in an undercover sting in May 2011 and charged with attempting to blow up synagogues in New York City, has pled guilty, and now faces a sentence of 10 years in prison.
Posted on: December 5th, 2012News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
"The vote at the UN yesterday is a great moment for us as citizens of the world," said the email.
Posted on: December 4th, 2012News & Views → Jewish
A Woodmere synagogue which lost four Torah scrolls in the chaos of Hurricane Sandy received a gift given in the spirit of Jewish brotherhood and Torah values from their kinsmen in Kansas City.
Posted on: December 4th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
The former principal of a Jewish high school in Brooklyn was convicted on 75 counts of sexual abuse against three boys.
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012News & Views
For the first time since September 2011, tolls for travelers going in and out of Manhattan are going up.
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views → US → NY
This is not the first time Weiner has reared his head since his awkward exit from office less than 18 months ago.
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views
The record Powerball lottery - $550 million ($360.2 million as a cash option before taxes) - goes to numbers...
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
Rebbetzin Devorah Krinsky, wife of chief aide to the late Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, passed away on Friday night at the age of 74.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views → Jewish
Toys to Discover, a Jewish-owned toy store on 18th Avenue in Borough Park gave away over $10,000 worth of toys to children affected by hurricane Sandy.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views
An analysis of a recent New York Times article examining the presidential voting trends of all the New York precincts determined that almost all Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods voted for Republican candidate Mitt Romney over Democratic incumbent Barack Obama.
Posted on: November 18th, 2012News & Views
Hundreds of homes damaged beyond repair during Hurricane Sandy will be readied for demolition by New York City workers according to an article in the New York Times.
Posted on: November 14th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
His move leaves Senate Democrats with a 32-31 majority come January. Two races have not been decided yet, and the Democrats are leading in both.
Posted on: November 9th, 2012News & Views → Israel
The 12-person delegation will be offering rescue, rehabilitation, and communal resource services to New York residents of Far Rockaway and Long Beach, as well as the Atlantic City-Margate area along the Jersey Shore. They will also be identifying areas with vulnerable populations and allocating resources to older people and families with young children who have suffered significant damages to their homes and have no power.
Posted on: November 8th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Only three days ago, popular singer and songwriter Mordechai Ben David shot and distributed a video depicting the destruction of his neighborhood, Sea Gate, at southwestern tip of Brooklyn, NY, in an effort to raise awareness—and donations—to rebuild this thriving Jewish community.
Posted on: November 8th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
New York’s Republican party has little to celebrate Thursday, seemingly close to losing control of the state Senate in addition to losing the state for the presidential election.
Posted on: November 7th, 2012News & Views → Local
NEW YORK—Hurricane Sandy stormed into New York and New Jersey with unmitigated force, carrying death and destruction, disrupting lives, and devastating neighborhoods in America’s most densely populated regions – which happen to be home to some of the country’s largest Jewish populations.
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