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Chabad completing construction of South Korea's first mikveh

Chabad emissaries in Seoul, South Korea, are completing the first mikveh ever built in the country. Jewish women seeking ritual bath services have thus far had to travel to China or...

Israel Hayom | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Israel’s Winter Season Brings a Blessing and a Curse

“It’s hard for many of us to imagine that people are so poor that they cannot afford the ‘luxury’ of heat,” explained Rabbi Shmuel Lipsker, administrator...

Breaking Israel News | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Local synagogue welcomes new Torah Scroll

Shaya Tenenboim, rabbi at Chabad of the Emerald Coast, said his synagogue’s recent addition brought pride to the local Jewish community.

Walton Sun | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Penn Chabad joins hundreds of communities worldwide in disability inclusion Shabbat dinner

Rabbi Levi Haskelevich and Nechama Haskelevich hosted a Shabbat dinner on Friday at Penn's Lubavitch House to advocate for inclusion and mental health awareness in conjunction with the...

Daily Pennsylvanian | Monday, February 11, 2019

Rabbi’s 'Be Kind' message inspires others to break the 'spiral of negativity'

It was simple. “Be Kind,” was the mantra. What he never bargained for was the overwhelming response from readers and the community at large - or the fact that his idea...

IOL | Saturday, February 9, 2019

Texas A&M's Chabad Jewish Student Center to host mental health awareness initiative

After a long and at-times frustrating day, Texas A&M junior Joey Fuchs entered the Chabad Jewish Student Center just after 7:30 p.m. Thursday and immediately found a willing...

The Eagle | Thursday, February 7, 2019

The Well & JN’s 36 Under 36: Zeesy Silberberg

Since moving from New York 10 years ago, Zeesy Silberberg, 34, co-director with her husband, Rabbi Shneur, of outreach at Tugman Bais Chabad of West Bloomfield, has not stopped moving.

Jewish News | Thursday, February 7, 2019

Yonkers City Council Honors Betty Migdol, Holocaust Survivor

Rabbi Mendy Hurwitz, rabbi of the Greyston Jewish Center Chabad of Yonkers, said “We have learned so much from Betty and continue to learn from her strong and deep respect for...

Jewish Link | Thursday, February 7, 2019

‘Mezuzah Week:’ A Spiritual Revolution in Tel Aviv

A revolutionary campaign under the title “Mezuzah Week in Tel Aviv” has recently been launched by the Central Chabad of Tel Aviv, where residents will be able to check the...

Breaking Israel News | Thursday, February 7, 2019

Dispatches From My 175th Visit To Jewish Moscow

And now, on the first day of our trip this past July, we were sitting in the Marina Roscha Synagogue and Jewish Community Center, an impressive multi-storied building constructed by...

New York Jewish Week | Thursday, February 7, 2019

New Chabad Center to be Inaugurated in Jacksonville

The culmination of years of hard work, the new center brings into life a dream.

PR.com | Thursday, February 7, 2019

At 90th Anniversary, World Bnei Akiva Leaders Turn To Chabad For Assistance In Kiruv

“The idea was to understand how another movement has worked to bring Jews closer,” said WBA Director of Educational Projects, Aviva Friedmann.

YWN | Wednesday, February 6, 2019

What Jews Brought to Super Bowl LIII

With thousands of Jews coming to town for Super Bowl weekend, one need that is significantly lacking near the stadium itself is kosher food options, but Chabad of Georgia was ready to...

Atlanta Jewish Times | Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The story of a London rabbi's 9/11 flight is part of a West End musical

At the time, Rabbi Sudak had no idea that his experience would be used to create a key character in the Tony Award-winning musical Come From Away, which is about the planes diverted to...

Jewish Chronicle | Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Jackson Rabbi invited to State of the Union

"I'm thrilled that Rabbi Zalman will be joining me for the President's speech this evening," Congresswoman Cheney said. "I am blessed to call Rabbi Zalman and his wife Raizy my friends...

Local News 8 | Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Local Jewish leader joins world event

Davida Murray, co-director of Middlebury Chabad, was scheduled to join more than 3,000 women leaders from all 50 U.S. states and 100 countries, hailing from as far away as Laos,...

Addison County Independent | Monday, February 4, 2019

A Re-Emergence of Jews in the South Bronx

"There's no City in the world that does not have Jews," said Rabbi Choli Mishulovin, a co-founder of the Chabad of the South Bronx. "And what we've noticed in the Bronx is that there...

NY1 | Saturday, February 2, 2019

An opportunity to visit Jewish inmates

Chabad of North Orlando is launching a new initiative with the Aleph Institute, a Tikun Olam focused organization that works in the critical field of criminal justice and advocates for...

Heritage Florida | Friday, February 1, 2019

Islington’s ‘marvellous’ Jewish heritage lives on in walks and words

When members of the Jewish community moved out of the cramped East End and into Islington in the 18th and 19th centuries some said “Heichner Fenster”: a Yiddish term which,...

Islington Gazette | Friday, February 1, 2019

New innovation to engage Jewish teens

It is well known, that the hardest demographic to involve in Jewish life are teens. After bar/bat mitzvah many feel they have completed their Jewish education, not to mention the many...

Heritage Florida | Friday, February 1, 2019

Shluchos from Orlando attend International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Women Emissaries

Last weekend, 10 representatives from Orlando joined more than 3,000 women leaders from all 50 U.S. states and 100 countries.

Heritage Florida | Friday, February 1, 2019

South Florida to Come Together in Effort to Be More Inclusive, In Synagogues, Schools and Other Jewish Institutions

The Jewish community of South Florida will take an important step in incorporating inclusion of individuals with disabilities and mental health conditions in the synagogue and...

Miami's Community Newspapers | Thursday, January 31, 2019

What Should Happen Behind Closed Doors — a Jewish View

Goldie Plotkin knows a bit about Jewish marriage. The rebbetzin, who lives in Toronto and runs the women’s programming at her local Chabad, has been married to Rabbi Avraham...

Jewish Journal | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Mother Lode: Coming together across our differences with Chabad

What do you get when you gather Jewish Orthodox Lubavitch Hasidic women from all over the world together for a weekend in Crown Heights, Brooklyn?

Greenwich Time | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Chabad to host technology-free Shabbat

A new Chabad initiative encourages student to ditch technology for a day and enjoy one another’s company.

Yale News | Wednesday, January 30, 2019