Tens of thousands of Jews from Israel and around the world gathered at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem Wednesday morning for the traditional mass Priestly Blessing (Birkat Kohanim) during the Sukkot festival.
If you have a passion for medicine, are very energetic and think you would enjoy working with pediatrics, this job may be for you.
You will learn to be proficient in electronic medical records. Phlebotomy & specimen collection, proper triage & medical scribing, assist with sutures and procedures, proper handling & storage of vaccines & other medical supplies. Proper handling of state of the art medical devices as well as organizing medical data for review and interpretation.
The teenage boy who was struck by lightning at the Zikim beach near the southern city of Ashkelon yesterday passed away Wednesday afternoon at the Barzilai Medical Center.
Here is a summary of the Ramapo Police Departments activity for the week of October 6th, 2019 through October 12th, 2019.
A Sukkah comes in all shapes and sizes, with some people becoming incredibly inventive as they attempt to be original. Take this Monsey Sukkah that has been spread about social media.
A massive portrait of Adolf Hitler, along with writing that praised the Nazi leader, was found painted on a wall near the grave of famed Rabbi Nahman of Breslov in Ukraine on Saturday.
In honor of Sukkot, singer Simche Friedman presents: “A Sukkeleh” – the debut single from his upcoming family project “Our Shabbos Table”. The album will have 12 “amateur,” around the Shabbos table songs.
A woman was transported to the hospital in the early hours of Shabbos morning, after she hit a utility pole while driving in New Heampstead.
Rockland Developer Alexander Property Holdings has bought Spring Valley Marketplace for $59.3 million. The shopping center will allocate nearly 100,000 square feet to house a Bingo Wholesale, a kosher superstore that is a joint venture between the Brooklyn-based Marav USA and Osher Ad, a grocery chain with 20 stores in Israel.
Dr. Mirah Wilks, a psychologist who moved to Australia from Israel as a young girl and who lived in South Africa in recent years, was stabbed to death in her home. According to reports, Wilks was ambushed and attacked by a gang of armed robbers who had waited until her husband Frank left to worship at the local synagogue, leaving her home alone.
A young child is in critical condition after being viciously attacked by a homeless man in Queens. The attack happened at around 5:00pm in the Kew Gardens section of Queens. Sources say that the suspect approuched the victim, picked him up and slammed his head into the concrete.
The Jewish boy who was forced to kneel and kiss the shoes of a Muslim classmate has been sent threatening text messages. The messages told the 12-year-old boy that he would be slaughtered and asked if he wanted to “talk about suicide,” according to the report.
Rep. Nita Lowey (D), among the House’s most senior Democrats, will not seek a seventeenth term in 2020, leaving an opening for the left trending seat that covers Rockland County.
Cantor Benny Rogosnitzky shares a truly moving story that took place last Yom Kippur, as he and famous Chazzon Yitzchak Meir Helfgot took time Yom Kippur evening to visit a Lubavitcher in a Manhattan hospital.
Here is a summary of the Ramapo Police Departmemnts activity for the week of September 29th, 2019 through October 5th, 2019.
At least two people were shot dead on a street in the German city of Halle on Wednesday, police said, with witnesses saying that a synagogue was among the gunmen’s targets as Jews marked the holy day of Yom Kippur.
US President Donald Trump published a special message ahead of Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, which begins at sundown on Tuesday. “Melania and I wish all Jewish people a blessed Yom Kippur.”
Roughly 100,000 people gathered at the Kotel in Jerusalem late Thursday night for Selichot ahead of the Yom Kippur holiday. According to the Western Wall Heritage Foundation, an estimated one-and-a-half million people visited the Kotel Plaza during the month of Elul.
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo tasked the State Police to increase their presence near synagogues and religious centers during Yom Kippur.
Another swastika was found in Brooklyn, this one on 14th Avenue and 39th Street, on a very busy Boro Park Street. The red Nazi symbol was found on a wooden board, and the NYPD and Boro Park Shomrim were called.
President Donald Trump defended his administration’s plans to withdraw US forces from northern Syria and permit Turkey to operate in the area, signaling that America’s role in Syria may be coming to an end.
The number of hate crimes against Jews in New York City has risen significantly over the first nine months of this year, part of a citywide rise in such offenses. The New York Police Department has reported 311 total hate crimes through September, as opposed to 250 reported through the same period in 2018, according to Deputy Inspector Mark Molinari, who heads the department’s Hate Crimes Task Force.
Akiva and Rivky (nee Feldman) Nussbaum (Airmont, NY)