Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, one of the most powerful figures in state government for two decades before his conviction on corruption charges, has died in federal custody. He was 77.
This is the story of Nechemia Soibelman, a band drummer who found his life changed by Harry Rosenberg A”H, the first Jewish victim to be found in the surfside collapse last year.
The Misaskim Organization has published a shocking and heart rending story highlighting the effect of legal marriage vs only Halachic marriage, and how a Jewish man’s organs were donated against Halacha.
A program at the International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Shluchos honoring the legacy and ongoing influence of Rebbetzin Chaya Mushka Schneerson, of righteous memory, will be broadcast worldwide today, Sunday, January 23rd from 8:30pm to 10:00pm.
Watch this beautifully created music video “Yesh Bi Emunah” with singer Ari Gold.
Rockland 2nd Annual National Night Out For Law Enforcement
Rockland Boulders Stadium 1 Palisades Credit Union Park Dr, Pomona, NY 10970
Rockland's 2nd Annual National Night Out will be taking place on Monday, August 12th, at the Rockland Boulders Stadium. The night will feature presentations by Law Enforcement and Fire Departments, including a K-9 presentation, and the use of the Jaws of Life. The evening will also include entertainment such as a dunk tank, bounce house, face painting and more. A firework grand finale will finish off the night with a bang. The event begins at 4:00pm, and will continue through 9:00pm. Admission is free for all.
The community is invited to join in a SIyum Sefer Torah taking place today, Sunday, in memory of Reb Nissan Erps A”H.
Watch this moving music video from Shalom Bernholtz titled Tefilat Chupah.
Rockland County Legislator Aron Wieder is among those working to bring relief to families devastated by the tragic Bronx fire that claimed 17 lives, including eight children.
Making Aliyah is for many a high moment in their life. For Gerald “Jerry” Wittenstein, it was an especially incredible moment.
The Jewish Federation and Foundation of Rockland County issued a statement Thursday afternoon calling out specific language used at a recent Rockland Legislature meeting.
These newly received pages come from the only existing copy of a ca. 1492 edition of “Arba’ah Turim”, one of history’s most important works of Jewish law.
Tragedy struck Monday morning when a Jewish 15-year-old girl was struck and killed by a yellow school bus as she was walking to her high school.
More than two years after its return to Jewish hands and the launch of its thriving activity, the famous ‘Hekdesh’ Synagogue in the city Brest, formerly Brisk, is continuing to the next phase: external and internal restoration and the establishment of a brand new state-of-the-art mikvah.
A hostage situation is unfolding at a Reform Synagogue in Colleyville, Texas after a Muslim man has taken a three congregants and their leader hostage, and is making demands.
Rockland County Legislator Phil Soskin recognized honorees at this year’s Tomche Shabbos annual dinner to call attention to the nonprofit’s work and support of the community.
In exclusive interviews with Hamodia, some of the key figures tell the inside and ongoing story of a young man who says he wants nothing but to do his job quietly, but has become a symbol and the subject of a battle over unions, employment and religion in the Sunshine State.
In an act of Chessed felt deeply by the victims, volunteers from Shomrim, Masbia, and other chessed agencies banded together to provide hot meals and necessities for the victims of todays fatal fire in the Bronx.
Watch this new animated music video from Mordechai Schapiro titled “Tamis Yesh Siba”.
A new Jewish recreational center is giving off good Vibes with its recent grand opening that may very well transform Monsey.
Join the Simcha Dance With Simcha Abramczik, Pini Einhorn, and the Neshama Choir as they bring simcha in a action pact musical arrangement.
An Israeli living in Kazakhstan has been identified as on of the people killed in civil unrest that has plagued Kazakhstan, leading to the violent intervention of the military.
Yehuda Topper, a yarmulka wearing police officer, was sworn in Thursday night to the North Miami Beach Police Department.