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Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
 
U.S., Israel Teaming to Push Israel into Visa Waiver Program

April 18, 2014 - 5:25 PM
 
Report: Lebanese man admits to targeting Israelis in Thailand

April 18, 2014 - 5:22 PM
 
Syrian Jets Strike Targets on Ramat HaGolan

April 18, 2014 - 4:14 PM
 
Chelsea Clinton Pregnant with Non-Jewish Child

April 18, 2014 - 10:58 AM
 
Police Limit Arab Visitors to Temple Mount

April 18, 2014 - 10:18 AM
 
No Gov’t Majority for Pollard-Talks Deal

April 18, 2014 - 10:11 AM
 
Shas Party Appoints New Spiritual Leader

April 18, 2014 - 9:50 AM
 
‘Jews Must Register’ Flyer in Ukraine an Echo of Babi Yar

April 18, 2014 - 2:19 AM
 
Florida Teen Stabbed in High School Gym

April 17, 2014 - 9:31 PM
 
4 Wounded in Gush Etzion Road Terror Attack

April 17, 2014 - 1:01 PM
 
Arab Violence Closes Temple Mount to Visitors Again

April 17, 2014 - 12:26 PM
 
Jews Ordered to ‘Register’ in Donetsk, Ukraine

April 17, 2014 - 11:41 AM
 
Indyk Returns to Raise the Dead (Israel-PA Talks)

April 17, 2014 - 10:14 AM
 
Funeral of Baruch Mizrachi (Photo Essay)

April 16, 2014 - 11:39 PM
 
Tunisian Jew Stabbed in Djerba

April 16, 2014 - 8:50 PM
 
Israeli Hi-Tech Opens Branch in Nanjing

April 16, 2014 - 1:45 PM
 
Preparations Completed for Priestly Blessing from Jerusalem

April 16, 2014 - 12:48 PM
 
Kansas Shooting Suspect a White Supremacist, Indicted for Murder

April 16, 2014 - 12:03 PM
 
Hundreds at Bangkok Chabad Passover Seder

April 16, 2014 - 8:45 AM
 
President Obama’s Passover Statement

April 16, 2014 - 7:07 AM
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It’s My Opinion: Numbers Can Lie

Posted on: April 10th, 2014

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The goal of the crusade is to demonize and hurt Israel.

JUMP Winners (left to right) Karen Steinberg, Adina Bronstein, Ariela Israelov, Jackie Olemberg, Shane Herskowitz, Danny Bister, Jacob Mitrani, Ariella Stein, Merah Frank, and Todd Cohn.
 

RASG Hebrew Academy Wins National NCSY Competition

Posted on: April 10th, 2014

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The JUMP program at Hebrew Academy was generously sponsored by Evelyn and Dr. Shmuel Katz.

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Hatzalah Of Miami-Dade Expands Area Of Service

Posted on: April 10th, 2014

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Hatzalah provides care, free of charge, to all in need, regardless of race, gender, religion or ethnicity.

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It’s My Opinion: Pikuach Nefesh: Would You Know What to Do?

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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I gave the Heimlich Maneuver to a choking victim many years ago. My husband and I were dining with friends. Suddenly one of the men got a piece of broccoli stuck in his windpipe. He couldn’t speak. He couldn’t breath. He was desperate.

Chaya Aydel Seminary students and Rabbi Yossi Lebovics (back row) bring Purim joy to residents of a retirement home.
 

Chabad of South Broward Celebrates Purim

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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"We did what the Lubavitcher Rebbe told us to do – we went out of our way to bring the joy of Purim to people who without our efforts would have been forgotten," said Rabbi Raphael Tennenhaus, Chabad's executive vice president.

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Rabbi Nathan Katz To Present “The Jews of Cochin”

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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“The Jews of Cochin” is the title of a presentation Katz will make at 7 p.m. Monday, March 31 at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, where he is academic director. The event is free and open to the public.

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Miami Children’s Hospital To Host Jewish Genetic Screening

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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Students, young adults, newlywed couples, and men and women considering becoming parents can be screened for all nineteen genetic diseases at the low cost of $99 for those who have health insurance.

Pegasis Grand Ballroom was ready for Shabbat 613.
 

University Of Central Florida Chabad Holds Shabbat 613

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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Just one year after completing “Shabbat 500,” Chabad at UCF’s Rabbi Chaim Lipskier and his wife, Rivkie, wanted to increase their goal of attendees to 613. The new number would represent the 613 commandments of the Torah.

Sarah Stern addresses Young Israel of Bal Harbour audience.
 

Young Israel Of Bal Harbour Hosts EMET Break Fast Program

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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Mrs. Stern pointed out parallels in the story of Purim and conditions in the world today. Ancient Persia, the setting of the megillah tale, is now, Iran, a country threatening the Jewish state with nuclear annihilation.

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It’s My Opinion: Take The Jump

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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A recent occurrence has put it all into perspective for me.

Students raise money for Sharsheret with ManiCure fundraiser.
 

RASG Hebrew Academy Girls Raise Money For Sharsheret

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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Under the direction of religious studies teacher Mrs. Sharon Ciment, the girls raised a significant amount for this worthy cause.

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Rabbi Meir Haber
 

Young Israel Of Sunny Isles: Warm Shul In The Florida Sunshine

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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Shabbos at Young Israel of Sunny Isles is a delight. The beautiful davening and shiurim are followed by a delicious kiddush and seudah shelishit. Yom tovim are times of celebration for the entire community.

Hebrew Academy Middle School student Jack Benveniste-Plitt reads his poem to the audience.
 

Hebrew Academy Students Present Poetry

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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The performers stood in front of a wall covered with beautiful graphic designs crafted by H.A. students.

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Chai Lifeline Southeast’s ‘An Evening For Our Stars’

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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The extraordinary work of Chai Lifeline Southeast reaches as far north as Maryland and as far west as Texas.

(L-R): Coast Guard Deputy Sector Captain James Pruitt; Rabbi Weberman; Coast Guard Lt Commander Michael Cortese; USCG Auxiliary Immediate Past Flotilla Commander Jack Benveniste
 

Rabbi Weberman Hosts Law Enforcement Luncheon

Posted on: March 13th, 2014

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Rabbi Weberman is the senior Orthodox rabbi of South Florida. He has been spiritual leader of Ohev Congregation since 1969 and served as president of the Orthodox Rabbinical Council of South Florida since 1979.

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It’s My Opinion: Forbidden Fruit

Posted on: February 28th, 2014

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This year Valentine’s Day came out on a Friday. Enterprising Jews were quick to step up to the plate to make the day their own.

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Learning in the beis medrash of Yeshiva v'Kollel Beis Moshe Chaim, Miami Beach.
 

Talmudic University Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Posted on: February 28th, 2014

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What began in 1974 as a tiny beis medrash with only ten students has developed into a yeshiva campus that encompasses many buildings spread over a six-mile radius.

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