The streets and shops of Crown Heights were full on Friday, as residents and guests prepared for Shabbos Parshas Behaaloscha.
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Rabbi Berel Levine, Chief Librarian of the Rebbe’s library, waves from his office at his young grandson standing in front of 770.
Yeshivas Erev 5783 Concludes With Grand Finale
Hundreds of boys who attended Yeshivas Erev in Crown Heights throughout the past year joined a grand finale on Thursday were they received their long-awaited seforim vouchers.
Wedding: Shimshoni – Haberman
The wedding of Mendel Shimshoni and Chani Haberman, both of Crown Heights, took place Sunday night at Oholei Torah Ballroom.
Cheder Chabad of Baltimore is Hiring!
Cheder Chabad of Baltimore is seeking a 7th-grade rebbe to join our exceptional team of mechanchim. We have potential opportunities for other grades as well.
We are also looking for morahs for the girls division. We will offer a highly lucrative package for a couple.
We offer a warm, pleasant and supportive environment with:
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New 770 Going Up in Central Eretz Yisroel
Construction is nearly complete on the new replica of 770 Eastern Parkway being built in Rishon Letzion, Israel. It joins the over 40 replicas of 770 spread out across the globe.
Are You Looking for a Chinuch Position?
Igud Hamelamdim has placed tens of teachers, principals and other chinuch personnel in Chabad mosdos around the globe.
Many chadorim and yeshivos have already reached out in their search to hire staff for next year.
Teachers and schools can click here to be listed in our teacher recruitment database.
Yahrzeit of Crown Heights Rov Marked in 770
The yahrzeit of Crown Heights Rov Rabbi Yehuda Kalman Marlow was marked in 770 on Friday, with his son Rabbi Yosef Marlow, Rov of Anash in North Miami Beach FL, davening for the amud and making a siyum.
Mandatory Composting Coming to New York City
A new bill passed by the New York City Council will require residents to separate their food waste from regular trash or face a fine.
L’Chaim: Osdoba – Krinsky
The L’Chaim of Yossi Osdoba of London, UK, and Mushka Krinsky of Needham, MA took place Tuesday night in Crown Heights.
How the Rebbe Sent R’ Simcha Zirkind to Yeshiva
When Reb Mordechai Shachna Zirkind told the Rebbe that he wanted his son, Simcha, to remain at home so he could observe kibbud av va’eim, the Rebbe had a novel suggestion for him.
17 Special Boys Celebrate Their Bar Mitzvah at the Kosel
The annual Bar Mitzvah celebration for 17 special boys was celebrated in Yerushalayim for the tenth time as part of the Bar Mitzvah Experience project by Chabad Israel Center of Rockland, New York, in collaboration with Chabad Houses from across Eretz Yisroel
Shoplifter Apprehended After Multiple Thefts in Crown Heights
A persistent shoplifter was apprehended by Crown Heights Shomrim and arrested by the NYPD on Thursday after stealing from two supermarkets in Crown Heights.
We Don’t Need Coaches to Teach Us About Relationships
Article by Harav Yosef Braun: When it comes to a question about how to deal with personal issues, marriage and dating, or the like, we don’t need a coach. We have Torah for that.
How the Rebbe’s Library Responded to the Spread of the Internet
About two decades ago, with the spread of the internet, libraries across the world, started seeing a drastic decrease in the number of visitors. In response, the Rebbe’s library launched an ambitious project.
Lakewood is Now Home to a New Chassidus Center
Heichal Hachassidus of Lakewood celebrated the Chanukas Habayis of its new center this past week, enabling them to expand their activities and host many more Yiden by Shiurim and Farbrengens.
Rabbi Levitansky, the Canary and Crown Royal
As Chabad of Simcha Monica celebrates 50 years, they recall the legend that was Harav Avrohom Levitansky. Read a story about him, watch classical moments, and help his work continue.
Friendship Circle Moms Celebrate with Garden Party
70 Friendship Circle mothers of all ages from across Brooklyn gathered for a year-end garden party, saluting their “full time job” of raising their special children.
L’Chaim: Lever – Goldberg
The L’Chaim of Sholom Lever of Melbourne, Australia, and Chaya Goldberg of Coram, NY, took place Tuesday night at Jewish Childrens Museum.
A Note to My Post-Gimmel Tammuz Self
Article by Rabbi Mendel Itzinger: When I feel down and dejected, when I grieve the world that was, or worse, when I don’t feel at all… the story of Munkatcher Chossid Reb Moishe Kraus comes to mind.
Crown Heights Women to Host 9th Shleimus Ha’aretz Conference
Crown Heights Women for the Safety and Integrity of Israel will hold its 9th annual Shleimus HaAretz Conference honoring the Rebbe’s timeless Torah and legacy of leadership for the Jewish People and the Land of Israel.
Reconstruction of Original Zal in Lubavitch Nears Completion
Rebuilding of “der groiser zal,” the large yeshiva study hall of the original Tomchei Temimim in Lubavitch is nearly complete. A grand unveiling and Hakhel are scheduled for later this year.
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While visiting Chicago for a family simcha, Reb Yisroel Shemtov farbrenged with a group of local shluchim in honor of Chanukas habayis for the shliach to Lake Forest, Illinois Rabbi Moshe Spalter.
Wedding: Sternberg – Berkowitz
The wedding of Motty Sternberg and Rivky Berkowitz, both of Crown Heights, took place Monday night at Oholei Torah Ballroom.
Mother’s Plea for Help: 15-Year-Old Son’s Battle for Life
Vicky, the mother of 15-year-old Or, seeks urgent assistance as they face the devastating challenge of Or’s tumor near the brain stem. With treatment in Vienna, the family struggles to cover the high costs.
Gallery: The Fridiker Rebbe’s Home in Riga, Latvia
Photographer Mordechai Lubecki presents a visual tour of the city of Riga, the capital of Latvia, including the home where the Frierdiker Rebbe lived for a period of time.