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Ponovezh, Mir, Lakewood Yeshivos Meet to Save Vilna Cem...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

The Lithuanian Ambassador to Israel Lina Antanavičienė met with Jewish Rabbis representing the Lithuanian yeshivos and a White House journalist on W...

   
 

How New Coronavirus Differs From SARS, Measles And Ebol...

Article by Washington Post | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Global health officials have almost as many questions as answers about the mysterious, pneumonia-like virus that originated in China last month and has spread t...

   
 

Incendiary Devices, 2020

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

“BLACKS NEED TO RESPECT JEWISH AUTHORITY,” reads the stark, all-caps message on Telegram, an instant messaging service. The word “JEWISH” is reverse-col...

   
 

Family Gamble

Article by Zvi Gluck, Director of Amudim | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baila* had everything going for her: a wonderful home, beautiful children, and a great job. She and Yoni* had been married for six years when Baila started noti...

   
 

Parshas Va’eira / Shabbos Mevarchim Shvat / Balti...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Parshas Va’eira / Shabbos Mevarchim Shvat / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Jan. 24, 2020 Parshas:  Va’eira Today:   &nbs...

   
 

Ohr Chadash Academy Names Mrs. Deborah Rapoport as Head...

Article by OCA | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 24, 2020 - Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA) is excited to announce that the Board of Directors has unanimously approved the hiring of Mrs. Deborah...

   
 

No Water Due to Broken Line at Olympia & Bonnie

Article by BJLife/Chaverim | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 24, 2020 - A water line has burst on Olympia and Bonnie with the water rushing out on to the street. Residents are being advised that their...

   
 

25 Local Businesses Without Water After A Water Main Br...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County — Baltimore officials are reporting that a sixteen inch diameter water main has broken at 7100 Old North Point Road in Baltimore County. T...

   
 

Seventy Five Years Later, ‘Anne Frank’ Of A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Sheindi Miller-Ehrenwald, a 90-year-old resident of Jerusalem, is a Holocaust survivor like some 200,000 other Israelis ,but she has jus...

   
 

What We Know About Mysterious, Pneumonia-like Coronavir...

Article by Washington Post | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

The World Health Organization (WHO) held an emergency meeting in Geneva on Wednesday about whether to designate the outbreak of a mysterious, pneumonia-like vir...

   
 

Jewish Woman Assaulted In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

A middle-aged Jewish woman suffered head injuries during an assault in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn Thursday night, CrownHeights.info reported. The in...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - Jan. 24, 2020 - 27 Teves - Sometim...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

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Mazel Tov to Daniel & Chaya Feldman on the birth of...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/24/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -  Jan. 24, 2020 -    2020 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Daniel & Chaya Feldman  on the birth of a son. Mazel Tov to...

   
 

Baltimore Mayoral Candidates Admonish Vignarajah After ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore police internal investigation is underway into a traffic stop involving a mayoral candidate, and his rivals in the Democratic primary ...

   
 

Police Officer Struck While Trying To Break Up Fight Be...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

A Baltimore police officer was struck in the face Thursday while trying to break up a fight between two juveniles in northeast Baltimore, police...

   
 

Parshas Va'Eira - Tefilla - On the Edge of Everyon...

Article by BJLife/Reb Dovid Fink | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

As the Maccos commence, there is a fascinating juxtaposition of words and phrases, relating to Paaroh’s state of mind during the process. Much discussion is d...

   
 

Parshas Va'Eira - An Optical Illusion

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

[Ed. Note] Out of the respect and recognition of the impact made by longtime BJL friend and contributor, Reb Shaya Gross, z’l, we will maintain a living memor...

   
 

Lakewood Gets Its First Orthodox Jewish Cop; He Joins A...

Article by App.com | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Lakewood had also hired its first Orthodox Jewish cop, among a group of 13 new cops. Police officer Michael Wolf, in uniform, was sworn in as the first Orthodo...

   
 

Were You Aware? Chaverim of Baltimore Also Saves Cats

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 23, 2020 - If you thought that all Chaverim of Baltimore did was start cars you're in for a surprise. This evening, Chaverim partnered...

   
 

An Historic Baltimore Moment, Relived (3 Videos & P...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 23, 2020 - On the 90th anniversary of the Previous Lubavitcher Rebbe’s visit to Baltimore, a commemorative gathering occurred a...

   
 

Watch Live: The 5th World Holocaust Forum: “Remem...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

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Parshas Va'Eira - Holy Amphibians

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

When G-d first instructs Moshe to confront Pharaoh, he is told to tell him that “the G-d of the עברים/Hebrews, happened upon us. And now please let us go...

   
 

Why Credit Card Rewards Are Targeting ‘Convenienc...

Article by AP | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) – If you’re spending a lot on convenience — whether in the form of grocery delivery, ride-hailing or meal delivery — your credit card want...

   
 

Watch: Motty Steinmetz Performs Mona Rosenblum’s ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

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Is It Ok For Teens To Drink Coffee?

Article by AP | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP-The Conversation) – Is it OK for teens to drink coffee? When my daughter was around 14 years old, she began to ask if she could have a cup of co...

   
 

Watch: Ari Goldwag - Lamdeini [Official Video] - True S...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Lamdeini prepares all students to be able to learn Gemara, it identifies those who are having difficulty understanding and it remedially teaches those students ...

   
 

Watch: Fire Destroys New Building of Girls School in So...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

The brand new Bnos Devorah Raizel elementary girls school, currently under construction on Laurel Park Road, in South Fallsburg, NY, was destroyed by a fire thi...

   
 

Watch: Famed Singer Michoel Schnitzler Suprises Friend...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

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Pew Study: Most Americans Know Dates Of Holocaust, But ...

Article by JNS | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Less than half of Americans, some 45 percent, know that 6 million Jews perished in the Holocaust, while 29 percent weren’t sure or had no answer, according to...

   
 

Mendel Schulman’s Story: Living in a Conversation...

Article by BJLife/Tova Younger | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

This article is part of the Haaretz Hatovah series featuring Yidden living in, settling, and building up Eretz Yisroel. For more information please contact us a...

   
 

Baltimore Police Communications Director Is Resigning

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Baltimore Police Department's communications director is resigning, announced the department today. Matt Jablow, who has been with the ...

   
 

Trump Invites Netanyahu, Rival Gantz to White House to ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

TEL AVIV—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main political rival Benny Gantz will visit the White House next week to discuss the Trump administ...

   
 

Judge Overseeing Baltimore Police Consent Decree: Short...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — A federal judge ordered the Baltimore Police Department to send him monthly reports of the number of new hires, saying the shortage of officers is...

   
 

Listen - Mayor Young: 'Crime Plan Is Doing Exactly...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young told WBAL NewsRadio 1090 and FM 101.5's Bryan Nehman Thursday that he believes the crime plan is doing exactly wh...

   
 

Baltimore City Coincil President Scott On Spate Of Homi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore's homicide total for 2020 is now up to 21. City Council President Brandon Scott said Wednesday that he wants to see more urgency from other city ...

   
 

Watch: German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier Began h...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

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Daily Dvar Halacha - Jan. 23, 2020 - 26 Teves - Sometim...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

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Mazel Tov To Sarah And Yehuda Baruch Kessin On The Birt...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 23, 2020 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Sarah and Yehuda Baruch Kessin on the birth of a son. Mazel Tov grandparents Rabbi & Mrs. ...

   
 

Watch: Vice President Pence Delivers Remarks at the Fif...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

Vice President Pence Delivers Remarks at the Fifth World Holocaust Forum to Mark the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz ...

   
 

FedEx text scam alert: Don't Fall for Delivery Not...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/20 | Comments (0)

It’s an exhilarating feeling we can all relate to — FedEx notifying you that your package has been delivered. But before you mindlessly click on that text ...

   
 

BDE: Mrs. Zillah Ezra, a"h

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 22, 2020 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mrs. Zillah Ezra, a"h, mother of Jared...

   
 

NYPD Cops Who Captured Accused Monsey Attacker Awarded ...

Article by The Algemeiner | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

The two police officers who detained the man accused of stabbing five people during an antisemitic attack on a Channukah party in Monsey, New York, on Dec. 28 w...

   
 

Rabbi Elchonon Oberstein: We Are A Miracle

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

This coming Shabbos is the yahrtzeit for both of my parents. They died in different years but on the same Hebrew Date, 28 Teves. I would like to recount two int...

   
 

Investigation Reveals DOT Employee Put Down Overtime Fo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — The Office of the Inspector General used car GPS data and building entry data to prove that a Department of Transportation employee was putting do...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - Jan. 22, 2020 - 25 Teves - Someti...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

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What Will Poskim Say About the AirFryer? (Video)

Article by Rabbi Elchanan Poupko | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

AirFryer, the new device that is quietly making its way into the hearts and kitchens of people around the world is growing in its popularity day after day. More...

   
 

Camp Shoresh One of 32 Jewish Camps Selected as First-E...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

32 Jewish camps from across North America have been awarded over $1 million to address mental health at day and overnight camps. This is the first round of a gr...

   
 

Newly Installed President Of Maryland’s State Sen...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 21, 2020 - With the 2020 legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly already underway in Annapolis, Maryland’s new legislative l...

   
 

Senate Adopts Trial Rules After Bitter Debate Over Evid...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

After rejecting repeated Democratic attempts to subpoena witnesses and documents, Republicans early Wednesday morning pushed through ground rules for President ...

   
 

Updated as of Jan. 22 @ 1:54AM - BDE: Mrs. Alice Lebovi...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 20, 2020 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of  Mrs. Alice Lebovits, a’h, moth...

   
 

STAR-K Alert: Giant and Stop & Shop Brand Fresh Veg...

Article by STAR-K | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 22, 2020 - Giant and Stop & Shop brand packaged fresh vegetables, (Soup Mix containing dill and parsley; Brussel Sprout Halves; Caulifl...

   
 

Chief Justice Roberts Admonishes Both Sides At Senate I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/20 | Comments (0)

An ongoing, marathon first day in the Senate impeachment trial against President Trump erupted into a shouting match well after midnight early Wednesday mo...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - Jan. 21, 2020 - 24 Teves - Sometim...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

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Updated as of Jan. 21 11:14 - BDE: Mr. Martin Schtamf, ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 20, 2020 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. Martin Schtamf, Z’L. Kevura i...

   
 

Boro Park Roadside Scammer Arrested at His House

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

Boro Park – The perpetrator of a new type of scam was arrested by detectives at his house in Bensonhurst Tuesday morning after they worked with Shomrim to cat...

   
 

Responsa of HaRav Yitzchak Berkovits, shlit”a, Re...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Dovid Jaffee | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

This article is adapted from my newly-released sefer, “What Can I Say... Today?” (It is presently available online at Feldheim.com and is coming to bookstor...

   
 

Joe Biden: 'I Don't Count Drunk Driving As A ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

2020 Democratic front-runner Joe Biden said his administration would fire Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents who arrest and deport illegal immigrants wh...

   
 

Late-Night Traffic Stop Video Shows Baltimore Mayoral C...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

A nearly hourlong city police body camera video shows Baltimore mayoral candidate Thiru Vignarajah being cited for driving with a suspended registration, accord...

   
 

Baltimore County Council To Vote On Gun Shop Security B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

The Baltimore County Council is set to vote Tuesday on a bill proposed by County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. that would require further security for gun shop...

   
 

22 Middle & High School Teachers From Six States Se...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

Event focused on combating rising antisemitism in the  classroom ELIZABETH, NJ – The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) selected 22 middle and h...

   
 

Son of North Carolina Judge Pleads Guilty To Threatenin...

Article by JNS | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

William Warden, son of state Court of Appeals judge Lucy Inman, pleaded guilty on Jan. 15 to misdemeanor charges related to potential harm of a North Carolina s...

   
 

Listen to Rabbi Moshe Hauer - Va'eira - The Covena...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 21, 2020 - In the first aliyah (portion) of Parshas Va'eira, Hashem appears to Moshe and tells him that He will redeem the Jewish peop...

   
 

Flatbush: 11-Year-Old Girl Passes Away In House Fire

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/20 | Comments (0)

FLATBUSH (VINnews) — A fire broke out on Monday inside a home located at 761 Ocean Parkway, near Foster Ave. Upon extinguishing the fire, FDNY discovered an ...

   
 

Baltimore ER Docs Warn Of Frostbite, Hypothermia Sympto...

Article by Extrme Cold | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 20, 2020 - Maryland hasn't seen too many bitterly cold days so far this winter, but that could change this week, and emergency room do...

   
 

Amtrak Apologizes After Asking Baltimore Civil Rights A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

Amtrak officials apologized Saturday to an internationally known civil rights attorney after asking her to give up her seat on a Baltimore-bound train, accordin...

   
 

Seven Mile Market Notes the Petira of Longtime Associat...

Article by BJLife/Seven Mile Market | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

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Rav Pesach Eliyahu Falk zt”l

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Pesach Eliyahu Falk zt”l, noted posek and mechaber sefo...

   
 

BDE: Yossi Lax, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 20, 2020 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. Yossi Lax, Z’L, brother of Asher...

   
 

New Jersey Governor Signs Two New Bills To Counter Risi...

Article by JNS | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed two bills on Wednesday designed to address the rise of hate and anti-Semitism in the Garden State. The first increases securi...

   
 

Apple Corrects Siri Answer Calling Israeli President Re...

Article by The Algemeiner | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

Apple’s virtual assistant app Siri ran into controversy over the weekend when it began responding to the question of who is president of Israel with the answe...

   
 

Watch: City Leaders Hold News Conference About Assault ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

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Two Suspects Arrested In Connection To Officer Assault ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

Police say they've arrested an adult and a teenager in connection with a video that shows an officer being beaten by onlookers in a crowd. The officer was...

   
 

New Bill Would End Fee-based License Suspensions

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/20 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — Tens of thousands of drivers could get their licenses reinstated if a new bill becomes law. These are people who have had their licenses suspende...

   
 

Code Blue Issued For Baltimore Effective Sunday Night

Article by Baltimore City Health Dept. | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

With forecasted temperatures expected to remain in the teens with wind chill, Health Commissioner Letitia Dzirasa has extended the previously announced Code Blu...

   
 

Mazel Tov To Yonah And Sharona Abramowitz On The Birth ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -  Jan. 19,  2020 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Yonah And Sharona Abramowitz on the birth of a son. יה"ר שיזכו לגדל ...

   
 

NSA Cybersecurity Directorate Head Anne Neuberger Expla...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

In a shift toward transparency, the National Security Agency announced a bug that could have left over 900 million PCs vulnerable to attack. Microsoft releas...

   
 

Car Dealership Donating Van To Family Of Fallen Jersey ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

PEQUANNOCK — A local car dealership is donating a brand-new minivan to the family of the Jersey City police officer who was killed in the line of duty la...

   
 

Trump Hears From Bullied Student, Issues Guidelines On ...

Article by JNS | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

During a ceremony in the Oval Office on Thursday in which US President Donald Trump issued a new guidance to better protect prayer in public schools and federal...

   
 

Bahamas to Get Kosher Restaurant After Yeshiva Week Suc...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

Game changer: After running a pop-up kosher restaurant during winter break, Bryan O’Shields of the Atlantis resort in the Bahamas tells COLlive.com ...

   
 

What It’s Like To Be Wyoming’s First Chassi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

Twelve-year-old Chayale Mendelsohn recently celebrated her bat mitzvah in her hometown of Jackson Hole, Wyo., which is better known for wild elk and e...

   
 

Burglars Really Do Use Bluetooth Scanners to Find Lapto...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/19/20 | Comments (0)

At the beginning of October, a 31-year-old construction estimator named Samantha parked her Honda Fit on the street in Chicago. She left her backpack with a lap...

   
 

Harrison Aims To Reassure After Brazen Downtown Shootin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/18/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison aimed to reassure residents Friday after a brazen downtown shooting. Khari Johnson, 20, of Gwynn Oak, was...

   
 

Baltimore Police: Viral Video Shows Sergeant Attacked W...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/18/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison and Mayor Jack Young have released statements regarding a viral video that reportedly shows a sergeant ...

   
 

Men Discussed Opening Fire at Pro-Gun Rally in Richmond...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Three suspected white supremacists arrested in Maryland and Delaware this week had discussed opening fire from different positions at Monday’s plann...

   
 

Feds Arrest 3 Alleged Members Of Violent Extremist Grou...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

GREENBELT, Md. — A federal criminal complaint filed Tuesday charges three alleged members of the racially motivated violent extremist group "The Base" with fi...

   
 

Parshas Shemos / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Parshas Shemos / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Jan. 17, 2020 Parshas:  Shemos Today:    20 Teves    &nb...

   
 

Baltimore's Ner Tamid Congregation's Dr. Davi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Mercy Health Services President and CEO Thomas R. Mullen will retire this year, the health system announced Thursday. Mullen will be succeeded by David N. Maine...

   
 

Mazel Tov To Ephraim And Tova Liebes On The Birth Of A ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 17, 2020 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Ephraim And Tova Liebes on the birth of a daughter. יה"ר שיזכו לגדל בתם לתו...

   
 

Updated as of Fri., Jan. 17 @ 11:18 AM - BDE: Mr. Larry...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 16, 2020 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. Larry Singal, z'l, father of ...

   
 

Through Jewish Eyes

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

Maybe you know the old Yiddish joke? Back in prewar Minsk, Shmerel and Berel are having a conversation. During a pause, Shmerel suddenly remembers a bit of bad ...

   
 

We Can Have it More Often Than the Siyum Ha’Shas

Article by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

The excitement and anticipation leading up to the recent Siyum HaShas has been matched only by the enormous follow-up coverage that followed it.  There w...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - Jan. 17, 2020 - 20 Teves - Sometim...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

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Board Game ‘Secret Hitler’ Pulled From Mont...

Article by JNS | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

A board game called “Secret Hitler” was removed from the shelves of three stores in Montreal on Sunday after B’nai Brith Canada received complaints from m...

   
 

Parshas Shemos: If At First You Don't Succeed...

Article by Reb Eliezer Bulka | Published 01/17/20 | Comments (0)

A special Weekly Shtikle mazal tov to my nephew, Chayim Yaakov Bulka of Yerushalayim on his Bar Mitzvah for which I have made the intercontinental trek. I do be...

   
 

This Shabbos! Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion Welcomes Charlie ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 15, 2020 - Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion is excited to host Mr. Charlie Harary, Esq. this Shabbos, Parshas Shemos. Harary is a prolific motivat...

   
 

Finance Reports Show Biggest Donors To Baltimore Mayora...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD —New campaign finance filings in the race for Baltimore mayor show a flood of high-dollar donations to two candidates in particular. The r...

   
 

Young, Vignarajah Lead Fundraising In Mayoral Race

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Incumbent Bernard C. "Jack" Young and former Maryland Deputy Attorney General Thiru Vignrajah lead the pack in fundraising for Baltimore's mayoral race. Y...

   
 

Baltimore Street Closures for This Monday's 20th A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Street Closures for 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade The 20th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade will be held on&nbs...

   
 

Mayoral Candidate T.J. Smith Calls for Holistic Approac...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/16/20 | Comments (0)

Mayoral candidate T.J. Smith went to the scene of Wednesday's fatal shooting outside Royal Farms Arena. What he saw, he told Yuripzy Morgan, was ...