The Matzav Shmoooze: With Tears

As I leave the Kletzky shiva home, I am overcome with tears. Little Leiby ripped away from us, after just a few short years. His midos,...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Pull Over!

Dear readers, Quick question: Can anyone explain to me why people seem to have no problem stopping their car in the middle of the street...

The Matzav Shmoooze: What Do You Bring Into Your Home?

Dear Editor, Let me begin by making clear that I believe in protecting children. Those who hurt or abuse children should be removed from...

The Matzav Shmooze: Honesty Should be Respected

Dear Readers, A few months ago, the klal was shocked by the sudden petirah of Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel zt"l following a massive heart attack....

A Reader Writes: Support for Those With Chronic Diseases

Dear Matzav Editor, A new organization, Yisichena, is working on forming support groups within the frum community for people suffering from a variety of devastating...

Readers’ Matzav: A Crying Bas Yisroel in Shidduchim

Dear Matzav.com Editor I write these words with a broken heart. I am sure they are echoed by thousands of girls out there, and each...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Making Light of Mitzvos On Social Media: Are We Different Than...

By The Partial View The meraglim spoke lashon hara about Eretz Yisroel, painting a negative picture with their report from their trip to the Holy...

A Reader Writes: These People Don’t Really Want to Get Married

Dear Editor, I've been involved in shidduchim for longer than I want to admit - as a shadchan. I observe some boys and girls committing...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Enough NASI Bashing

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to your story here on Matzav yesterday titled "Will NASI Give Them Money? Couple Ages 88 and 87 Get...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Stop Knocking On My Door Please

Dear readers, I am not one to kvetch and I don't like making a big deal out of mundane things, but something really bothers me....