Ateres Tzipora: Illuminating the World of Chinuch

May 22, 2019 6:43 am
In the eleven years since Ateres Tzipora opened its doors, Lakewood has experienced an unprecedented and unparalleled chinuch approach. With true simchas hachaim, each...

In Wake of Poway, Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Secure Religious Institutions

May 22, 2019 5:26 am
Bipartisan legislation was introduced in Congress on Friday to provide funding to religious institutions, including synagogues, to protect attendees from potential attacks. Introduced by US...

Bnei Brak Fire Leaves 8 Children Homeless

May 20, 2019 6:00 am
One Bnei Brak family lost everything last week after an electrical fire became an uncontrollable blaze. Eight children were rushed from the scene. All...

Swedish Prime Minister Pledges To Curb Neo-Nazis, Protect Jewish Community

May 22, 2019 2:45 am
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has laid out a number of practical steps to be taken by his government to curb neo-Nazi activity and...

Israel Condemns Top UN Official for Meeting With Hezbollah Leader

May 22, 2019 1:30 am
Israel on Tuesday condemned a top UN official for meeting with a Hezbollah leader in Lebanon. A day earlier, UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Jan...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 17 Iyar

May 22, 2019 12:08 am
Rav Yechezkel Landau, the Noda Beyehuda (1713-1793). Born in Apta, Poland, learned and served in Brody, serving as Av Beis Din at the age...

Ocasio-Cortez: ‘We Have To Move Forward’ With Impeachment

May 21, 2019 10:15 pm
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is amplifying her calls for the House begin impeachment proceedings against President Trump. While Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and other congressional leaders...

Data Shows PA Fiscal Crisis Due To Allocation Of Funds To Terrorists And Families

May 21, 2019 8:45 pm
Figures obtained by Israeli NGO Palestinian Media Watch following a Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request to the Israeli Finance Ministry prove that even...

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Sets Public Offering Date for July

May 21, 2019 8:15 pm
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange has set a date for its public offering in early July, according to two people familiar with the matter...

Graham: No One Will Follow Amash’s Lead On Impeachment

May 21, 2019 7:47 pm
Sen. Lindsey Graham predicted on Tuesday that Republicans won't follow Rep. Justin Amash's lead on impeaching President Trump, noting that Democrats who supported impeaching...

German Archive Uploads Millions Of Documents Related To Holocaust Victims

May 21, 2019 7:15 pm
Germany’s Holocaust archive has uploaded more than 13 million documents “from Nazi concentration camps, including prisoner cards and death notices, to help Holocaust researchers...

Poway Rabbi Helps His Plastic Surgeon, Son of Holocaust Survivors, Wrap Tefillin for First...

May 21, 2019 6:45 pm
The rabbi of Chabad of Poway, who was wounded in last month’s deadly shooting attack at the synagogue near San Diego, performed an impromptu...

Poll: 56 Percent Of Israelis Oppose Immunity For Netanyahu

May 21, 2019 5:35 pm
The majority of Israelis believe that their Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, should not be legally protected from criminal prosecution, according to a poll released...

Listen to Today’s News Roundup on The Matzav Podcast – 05/21/19

May 21, 2019 5:00 pm
Listen to today's news roundup and get updated on the top breaking stories on Matzav. A great way to stay current no matter how busy...

A Tale of Two Restaurants: What Do WE Think The Role Of A Hechsher...

May 21, 2019 4:17 pm
Dear Matzav, The story of a restaurant in Lakewood that put up an Israeli flag on Yom Ha'atzmaut made headlines last week when rumors began...

A Taste of Meron in Boro Park as Nikelsburg Prepares for Annual Lag Ba’omer...

May 21, 2019 3:45 pm
It was fourteen years ago that Rabbi Mordechai Jungreis, the Nikelsburger Rebbe, walked out of his beis medrash on Lag B’Omer night and...

Firemen’s Beards During Sefirah

May 21, 2019 3:15 pm
Two years ago, Rav Menachem Perl, rov of Israel’s Fire and Rescue Commission, ruled that although beards interfere with the proper sealing of air masks, firemen...

Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin Visiting Israel For Second Time Since Release

May 21, 2019 2:45 pm
Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin is on his way to Israel this week, where he will spend his Lag Ba'Omer at the kever of Rabbi Shimon...

Video: Masters in accounting: 18 months your Pathway to Parnassah

May 21, 2019 2:30 pm
Last call for the acclaimed PCS/ FDU Masters in Accounting. With a 96% placement rate, graduates have been placed in top national firms. For more info...

Netanyahu’s Lawyers Request Pre-indictment Hearing Be Put Off For At Least One Year

May 21, 2019 2:15 pm
Lawyers for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have asked the country’s Attorney General to postpone a pre-indictment hearing in three criminal corruption cases against...

Greenblatt: Peace Plan Is Not Only Economic

May 21, 2019 1:45 pm
Jason Greenblatt, the US Representative for International Negotiations, on Monday rejected reports claiming that the Trump administration’s peace plan for Israel and the Palestinian...

Mosque Shooter Charged With Terrorism, A First For New Zealand

May 21, 2019 12:45 pm
New Zealand Police on Tuesday said the man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshipers at two Christchurch mosques will be charged with terrorism,...

Hundreds Show Up For Levaya For Bayis Shayni Bones

May 21, 2019 12:15 pm
Hundreds of people participated in a levayah Tuesday for hundreds of bones that were discovered in a burial cave near Yericho, dated to the...

CHEAP HATER: Al Sharpton Admits To Using ‘Cheap’ Rhetoric About Jews

May 21, 2019 11:45 am
Al Sharpton spoke at an event for Reform Jews and acknowledged how his “cheap” rhetoric stoked divisions with the Jewish community, publicly acknowledging his...

Mi K’Amcha Yisroel: MK Institutes Learning Chofetz Chaim Before Party Sessions To Prevent Lashon...

May 21, 2019 11:15 am
 MK Rabbi Rafi Peretz, who is Chairman of Habayit Yehudi party, initiated a new policy for his party. In order to strengthen themselves in the...

ZAKA Rescue Teams Dig For Remains After Holocaust Mass Grave Found At Belarus Site

May 21, 2019 10:45 am
A delegation from ZAKA has flown down from Israel to participate in the search and identification of bodies in a mass grave identified in...

Jonathan Pollard Complains Israel Doesn’t Care About Him

May 21, 2019 10:10 am
Israeli former spy Jonathan Pollard, who spent 30 years in jail in the United States, gave one of his first media interviews after his...

Judge Upholds House Subpoena Demanding Years Of Trump’s Financial Records

May 21, 2019 9:45 am
President Donald Trump on Monday lost an early round of his court fight with Democrats when a federal judge ruled that the president's accounting...

Report: Israel Has the Highest Rate of Increase in Opioid Use in the OECD

May 21, 2019 9:35 am
Israel is the fastest rising opioid medication user in the developed world, according to a disturbing new OECD report. According to the report, which was...

What’s Your Lucky Number to invite to a Meeting?

May 21, 2019 9:00 am
Leadership and Marketing Update from H. LEINER & CO. What’s your lucky number? 8! There should no more than 8 people at a meeting for...

Man Stabbed To Death In Yerushalayim

May 21, 2019 8:15 am
A man roughly 60 years of age was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning in Yerushalayim, police reported. The victim was found in an apartment...

LISTEN: Rabbi Avrohom Asher Makovsky’s “Daily Dose of Chesed” Podcast on Matzav.com

May 21, 2019 7:45 am
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Cohen Told Legislators Trump Lawyer Told Him To Falsely Claim Moscow Project Ended In...

May 21, 2019 7:16 am
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former longtime personal attorney, told a House panel during closed-door hearings earlier this year that he had been encouraged...

Steve Bannon: China Was Not Prepared To Have Trump In Office

May 21, 2019 6:46 am
Former Trump White House chief strategist Steve Bannon discusses the U.S.-China trade war and the problems facing Europe. WATCH:

More Often

May 21, 2019 5:30 am
By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld If a person has the opportunity to do the mitzvah of Kiddush Levana and the mitzvah of sefiras ha’omer, which mitzvah should he do first? The issue at hand is the concept of...

US Birth Rate Hits 32-Year Low In 2018, CDC Says

May 21, 2019 2:45 am
Birth rates in the United States have continued to drop for the fourth straight year, even reaching their lowest figures in 32 years in...

‘Israel Is Unprepared For The 17 Million People Who Will Be Living Here In...

May 21, 2019 1:28 am
Despite recent attempts by the government to change the housing situation, the housing market in Israel is still in crisis, and if far-reaching changes...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 16 Iyar

May 21, 2019 12:14 am
Rav Meir ben Gedaliah of Lublin, author of Maharam on Shas, also known as Meir Einai Chachamim. He was invited to the rabbinate of...

Poll: More Than 4 In 10 Now Say Socialism Would Be Good For US

May 20, 2019 11:15 pm
More than 4 in 10 respondents in a new Gallup poll now say that socialism would be a good thing for the U.S. The survey...

Trump: Bernie Sanders Is ‘History’

May 20, 2019 10:45 pm
President Trump declared Monday that his possible 2020 opponent Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is “history” and former Vice President Joe Biden is “pulling ahead”...

Watch: Hundreds Of Migrants Occupying French Airport Terminal

May 20, 2019 10:15 pm
A video showed hundreds of illegal immigrants storming a French airport and occupying an entire terminal Sunday, demanding to meet with the country’s prime...

Trump: Putin Would’ve Been Better Off With Hillary As President

May 20, 2019 9:10 pm
Steve Hilton talks to President Trump about a potential infrastructure plan, health care and tax reform. WATCH:

Rebbitzen Kanievsky A”H Speaking About her Son, Rav Shlomo Kanievsky, Before her Petira

May 20, 2019 8:00 pm
Rebbetzin Batsheva Kanievsky a”h, the beloved “mamme” of Klal Yisroel, showered praise upon her beloved son, Rav Shlomo Kanievsky, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Kiryas...

New Jewish Ukraine President At Inauguration: ‘We Must Defend Our Land Like Israelis’

May 20, 2019 7:40 pm
Ukraine on Monday inaugurated comedian and political newcomer Volodymyr Zelensky as its new president, a month after he scored a landslide electoral victory that...

Multiple Arrests Made In Yavne Crane Collapse Case

May 20, 2019 7:10 pm
A total of 17 people have been detained and 11 questioned as criminal suspects, with four others placed under house arrest, in connection to...