Bushwick Musician an Underground Stylist for Chasidic Women’s Wigs

BUSHWICK – In her makeshift salon stuffed with hair color vats, vintage mirrors, a swirly leather chair and a helmet-style hairdryer, Sarah Nowicki juggled multiple clients to kick off the week....

Torah Vodaath: America’s Fountainhead Of Torah

Machberes: Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World By Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum On this past Motzaei Shabbos, January 11, the annual melaveh malkah of Yeshiva Torah Vodaath (YTV) was celebrated at...

The Drunken Brooklyn Cop and the Anonymous Hero:  A Halachic Analysis

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com It was a very bizarre scene involving an anonymous hero, a drunken cop, a guy at minyan and the video that captured it all. Apparently,...

?מי כעמך ישראל: Chabad Mother Donates Kidney To A Satmar Woman Of Williamsburg

In the days leading up to the Yom Hadin; many of us put in effort to tip the scales of merit. We give extra tzedaka, daven selichos, and put...

Yeshiva University Men’s Basketball Wins First-Ever Conference Championship; Earns Bid to NCAA Tournament

The Yeshiva University Maccabees (18-10) made history Sunday, winning their first-ever Skyline Conference Championship and punching their ticket to the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament. The No. 4 seeded...

Protecting Lives

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, by someone with an affiliation to an anti-Semitic group, has caused the entire nation to...

From Where I Stand

Bar Mitzvahs and Parshas Vayakhel By Rabbi Yossy Goldman “See G-d has appointed Betzalel, the son of Uri, the son of Chur of the tribe of Judah.” —Sh’mos 35:30. Chur, Betzalel’s grandfather,...

Darchei Torah Dinner, January 10

A Look at the Honorees, Part 1 of 2 Mr. Hillel and Mrs. Shani Moerman: Guests of Honor. The concept of leadership has been under increased discussion recently in the...

Stout Beer and Six Hours

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman There is beer - and there is stout beer. Stout beer is darker beer than the regular beer generally served at Shalom Zachars....

Gad Elbaz: Bridging The Spiritual Gap Through Music

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Music is the...
- Advertisement -

Stay connected

79,087FansLike
1,530FollowersFollow
1,182FollowersFollow

Latest article

Dating Forum: He’s Great, But He’s a Liar

Question The guy I am dating lies a lot. For example, when I ask him what he was doing at a given time, he will...

Airport Workers Arrested for Smuggling Illegals Into Israel

Six people were arrested and eight others detained on Monday by the Israel Police Lahav 433 national crimes unit as part of an investigation...

Mindbiz: A Matter of Trust

  Dear Esther, My close friend Batya recently shared with me a deep, dark secret that she claims she has never told anyone. She said it...

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Weather

New York
heavy intensity rain
69.8 ° F
75.2 °
66 °
100%
2.2mph
90%
Wed
74 °
Thu
72 °
Fri
57 °
Sat
72 °
Sun
74 °

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

Get news from the Five Towns Jewish Times in your inbox.

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: