One of the most prominent Hasidic movements, with outposts on nearly 200 U.S. college campuses, isn’t steering students toward its brand of Orthodoxy. But it is surprising researchers with the bonds alumni maintain with its rabbis and their wives, known[…]
The Hasidic movement known as Chabad-Lubavitch, present on only 30 campuses before 2000, now has a presence on nearly 200 with its brand of Judaism: aiming to be inclusive and tolerant, but unabashedly Orthodox.
Thursday night is officially “Jews Night Out” for Chabad at Ohio University. Rabbi Levi Raichik and his wife, Chanee Raichik are hosting Falafel Fest and it will be the first event as part of the weekly series intended to bring[…]
On Wednesday, Sept. 7, Chabad of North Orlando kicked off its local CTeen chapter for the coming school year. CTeen is a worldwide club aimed at engaging Jewish teenagers in Jewish practice and identity.
"People ask, 'Why do you live here? You're Jewish. You're Hasidic. Why not live where they are?'" said Chansky Majesky at Nate's Shul in Longwood, a Chabad community outreach center for people of varying faith.
On his first visit to Belgrade, Rabbi Yehoshua Kaminetsky was stranded. The room he booked was taken, and no area hotel had any availability. With nowhere to go, he spent the night in a hotel lobby, and told himself that[…]
Chabad of Moorpark offers welcoming services for individuals of all ages, backgrounds and level of observance in the Jewish community. Services are held at the Moorpark Jewish Center, 4225A Tierra Rejada Road in the Vons shopping center.
As 101 Cantina faces eviction, a faux memorial will be held Friday to commemorate the Midtown restaurant and bar. The Lubavitch-Chabad Jewish Student and Community Center, located at 2021 NW Fifth Ave., will host the Mexican-themed dinner as part of[…]
Chabad’s Shofar Corp — a group of trained shofar-blowing volunteers — will visit individuals who for reasons of their limited mobility will be unable to attend services and hear the shofar sounded on Rosh Hashanah Oct. 3 and 4.
Chabad of Hunterdon County's Teen Network (CTeen) will be hosting Town of Clinton police officers at their kickoff event this Sunday, September 18th at 2:00pm. The program will feature an art party at Gone Painting in Clinton followed by a[…]
It was a textbook case of competing values.The need for vibrancy and growth vs the desire to preserve the historic came head to head when Chabad at the University of Wisconsin sought permission to demolish an old house on its[…]
Rabbi Meir Rapoport and his wife Shaina Rapoport are opening a Chabad Jewish Center in Galloway to serve the Jewish student community at Stockton University. As part of their new roles as directors of the Jewish center, they will host[…]
Registration is now open for a new year of Hebrew School for children of North Dade County. “As was the case last year, the program will be completely free with no cost and no obligation through the month of October”[…]
In this Pavlova, three of the traditional Rosh Hashanah foods come together in a way that is sure to impress. The airy meringue shell is filled with honey-vanilla cream, topped with green apples and drizzled with pomegranate coulis.