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March 4, 2015 4:20pm
Many of the challenges Dovid Mintz faces are familiar to Chabad emissaries, or shluchim, the world over, but the rabbi in Vail has come up with some unique responses to these challenges.
February 24, 2015 11:46am
Phase 1 was the P.A. bringing in the International Criminal Court, phase 2 is a massive jury award to victims of Palestinian terrorism.
February 19, 2015 5:35pm
After years of staying relatively silent in the wars between the Orthodox and their non-Jewish neighbors, non-Orthodox Jews in Rockland County are now taking sides.
February 11, 2015 11:37am
How could a man this likable and this tall have peddled a lie for so long through those picture-perfect white teeth?
February 10, 2015 3:39pm
Rabbi Rachel Timoner of Los Angeles is poised to lead Park Slope’s Congregation Beth Elohim on the heels of Rabbi Andy Bachman’s transformative tenure.
February 4, 2015 4:15pm
Every year, Aspen’s Chabad rabbi brings a group of wounded Israeli army veterans and terror victims to the Rockies to ski and find inspiration in Colorado’s snowy peaks.
February 3, 2015 5:34pm
Though popular among students and credited with having stabilized Brandeis’ finances, Lawrence was undone by lackluster fundraising, management missteps and faculty opposition, insiders say.
January 26, 2015 11:33am
World Zionist Congress elections began earlier this month and run through April 30. Here’s a primer on what the congress is, how (logistically) to vote, who’s on the ballot, and why you just might want to sign up for PayPal before casting your vote.
January 22, 2015 6:05pm
At times shadowed by scandal, New York power broker Sheldon Silver now finds himself at the center of one with his arrest on bribery charges totaling nearly $4 million.
January 21, 2015 1:15pm
Proceeds from the sale will go toward paying down United Synagogue’s debt, renting new office space and establishing a foundation to fund ongoing programs, the organization said.