Rav Shmuel Zakai zt”l Passes Away at Age 105

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Shmuel Zakai zt”l at Shaarei Tzedek Hospital  in Yerushalayim. He was 105...

Freezer Opens with the Arrival of Tu B’Shevat

Lakewood, NJ - The "freezer" has opened in Lakewood, NJ, with the arrival of Tu B'Shevat. Under the "freezer" rule, new bochurim during their first...

Kashrus Alert: Rosh Yeshiva Finds Treife Turkey in Kosher Display

A Matzav.com reader shuddered after he almost took home a package of treife turkey. The shopper, a rosh yeshiva in Lakewood, NJ, was at the...

Video, Photos: Brisk-Slabodka Wedding

This week, the wedding of a daughter of Rav Nechemya Kaplan, Rosh Yeshivas Shaar Hatalmud of Yerushalayim, and a son of Rav Simcha Shmuel...

Father of Recalcitrant Husband Innocent

The Israeli Supreme Court resolved that the wealthy father of an American husband who has refused to give a get to his incapacitated wife...