Largest Pilgrimage of Jews Since Exodus

Lag Baomer, Meron, Israel by Rabbi Sholom Ciment Times of Israel A tiny city in Northern Israel, year-round...

NJ Man Arrested Over Israel Day and Embassy Threats

A 20-year-old New Jersey man sought to aid the Islamic terror group Hamas by threatening to “shoot everybody” at an unspecified pro-Israel march, federal authorities said Wednesday. Jonathan Xie...

Hate Crime Prevention Office Underfunded, Needs $475k for its First Year

Mayor DeBlasio's office is only willing to spend $336k. City council members and Jewish community leaders gathered in Williamsburg this Monday to address the sharp spike in anti-Semitic incidents...

Lag B’omer Family Fest on May 23rd in Chicago

Every year, the 50+ Illinios Chabad organizations come together to plan The Great Jewish Family Festival of Metropolitan Chicago. The celebration begins at 4pm CST and promises to be better than ever....

Shloshim for Rabbi Binyamin Katz z”l to be marked at JCM – Wednesday

The community is invited to join Rabbonim, Askonim, family and friends in marking the Shloshim of Horav Binyamin Katz z”l this Wednesday Evening, Lag B'omer at 8:30 p.m. at the Jewish Children’s Museum 792...

The Rubashkins Sweep Canada

In a six-day tour of Canada, Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin and his wife Leah had the opportunity to bring good fortune to the cities of Montreal and Toronto. The headlining speaker at...

Proselytizers Found Lurking in Chicago Community

This is not the first time this happened and it won't be the last, unfortunately. A young couple and their three children have been living among the West Rogers Park community and...

Rabbi Lustig to Retire

In a letter addressed to parents of the school, Rabbi Lustig announced he is stepping down as Dean of Oholei Torah.

Mazel Tov! Mordechai and Mushky Gershon

Mazel Tov to Mordechai and Mushky Gershon, Chicago, IL on the birth of a Baby Girl.

Palestinians Wounded In Nakba Day Protests, 9 Fires Along Gaza Border

Palestinians on Wednesday marked the 71st anniversary of their mass displacement during the 1948 war around Israel’s creation with protests across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.