The Right View: The Story Of Dov Gruner

Who was Dov Gruner? Those who have studied modern Jewish history may recognize his name, but, unfortunately, his name and story are not household knowledge, even in Israel. Born in...

A Different Pesach Program

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Ask any of the many satisfied guests to describe their experiences at A Different Pesach Program and they are likely to wax enthusiastic. Having established a...

The Astonishing Arsenal of Guns Handed in by People In Camden, NJ Just Hours...

Deeply affected by the massacre at Sandy  Hook, gun owners in Camden, New Jersey, America's deadliest town, turned in a  record number of weapons in a buy back scheme...

Shooting Hoops on Shabbos By Rabbi Yair Hoffman

They can be found in virtually every neighborhood in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway.  Walk from Lawrence to Woodmere and you will find many dozens of them.  And,...

Your Trusted Rabbinical Authority at the Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem

Meet 39-year-old Rabbi Eliashiv Nafcha, the man behind the superior kashrut at Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem. Tell us a little bit about yourself. “I was born in Rehovot Israel to an ultra-Orthodox...

Leonard Steinman For State Court Judge

By 5TJT Staff It is rare that a successful attorney in a large Manhattan law firm is willing to sacrifice his lucrative practice to become a state court judge on...

Heartbreaking Moment as Devastated Father Fought Back Tears as he Paid Tribute to his...

The father of one of the children slain in  yesterday’s Sandy Hook Elementary shooting offered forgiveness to the shooter,  saying his love went out to them as well. Robbie Parker,...

Leading Palestinian News Agency Ma’an Marks Purim Holiday With ‘Blood Libel’ Accusation

Palestinian Islamist Mustafa al Lidawi’s antisemitic ‘blood libel’ on the website of the Palestinian news agency Ma’an. Image: Screenshot. A veteran Palestinian proponent of the antisemitic “blood libel” marked the...

Father of Jewish Teen Murdered in Florida High School Shooting Urges Parents to ‘Hold...

(Clockwise from left) Fred, Jesse, Jennifer and Jamie Guttenberg. Photo: Facebook. The father of a Jewish student killed in the Florida high school mass shooting on Wednesday is asking fellow parents...

NASI’s Community Shidduch Project In Far Rockaway And Lawrence

A revolutionary shidduch program has swept across North America in the last two-and-half years, from Far Rockaway to Montreal, from Baltimore to Monsey. Over 100 shadchanim ranging from full-time...
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