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V'Sain Tal Umatar Began at Maariv Tonight in Chutz...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/04/16 | Comments (0)

At Maariv tonight, December 4th, residents of chutz la’aretz begin to say Vesein Tal Umatar during the Shemonah Esrei in the bracha of Boreich Aleinu. Res...

   
 

BDE: Mrs. Lifsha Hefter, A'H

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 12/03/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Dec. 3, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mrs. Lifsha Hefter, a’h, ...

   
 

Baltimore Welcomes The Koidenover Rebbe, Shlita

Article by BJL Staff | Published 12/03/16 | Comments (0)

The Rebbe has successfully revived a nearly 200-year-old chassidus, which descends from the Rebbes of Lechovitch and Karlin/Stolin Baltimore, MD - Dec. 3, 2016...

   
 

Yitzy Schleifer and Other Incoming Baltimore City Counc...

Article by Luke Broadwater | Published 12/03/16 | Comments (0)

Gov. Larry Hogan met with a group of incoming Baltimore City Council members Friday to discuss tearing down vacant properties and luring bus...

   
 

Updated: Councilwoman Rochelle "Rikki" Spect...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Dec. 2, 2016 - Southern District - Carjacking Investigation - On December 2, 2016, at approximately 10:15am, officers were called to the unit bl...

   
 

Baltimore and K’hal Chassidim Welcomes The Kopish...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Dec. 2, 2016 - 2 Kislev 5777 - Baltimore and K’hal Chassidim welcomes the Kopishnitzer Rebbe for Shabbos. The seder of events is as follo...

   
 

Councilwoman Rochelle "Rikki" Spector Assaul...

Article by Jessica Anderson | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Two teenage boys assaulted Councilwoman Rochelle "Rikki" Spector, throwing her to the ground before driving away in her car in a parking garage in South Ba...

   
 

THIS SUNDAY! Hachnasas Sefer Torah in Honor of Rabbi &a...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 29, 2016 – The entire community is cordially invited to the Community Hachnosas Sefer Torah dedication this coming Sunday, 4 Ki...

   
 

Parshas Tol’dos / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Parshas Tol’dos / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Dec. 2, 2016    Parshas:  Tol’dos Today:    ...

   
 

Baltimore Royalty: Mrs. Elinor Cohn, ZT'L

Article by BJLife/Cheryl Broth | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

“She was Baltimore Royalty.”  Those words were repeated over and over again when news of the passing of Mrs. Elinor Cohn, Elka bat Binyamin Tzv...

   
 

Harrassment, Hijabs and Hoaxes

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 12/02/16 | Comments (0)

Widespread reports over the weeks since Election Day of harassment and hateful graffiti aimed at minorities reminded me of something the legendary Agudath Isra...

   
 

Baltimore's Kollel Halichos Olam Makes Tenth Siyum

Article by BJL Staff | Published 12/01/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Dec. 1, 2016 - Baltimore's Kollel Halichos Olam, led by Rosh Kollel Rabbi Chayim Lando, has just celebrated the completion of its tenth Mes...

   
 

Fifty Years of Neshama: Cantor Sherwood Goffin

Article by David Olivestone | Published 12/01/16 | Comments (0)

A legendary cantor retires after fifty years of service For over a decade in the 1970s and 1980s, I had the privilege of sitting in the first seat in the inner...

   
 

6 Shot, 2 Killed In Northwest Baltimore Shooting

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/30/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Police on Wednesday evening responded to a sextuple shooting in northeast Baltimore that killed two. Officers were called to the area of Duvall Ave...

   
 

Chaverim of Baltimore Traffic Alert - Three Car Pileup ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/30/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 30, 2016 – Chaverim of Baltimore has advised that a 3 car pileup is slowing traffic between Greenspring Ave and 83 South on 695...

   
 

Murdered in Mumbai: Baltimorean Rikal Kaler Reminisces ...

Article by Rikal Kaler | Published 12/01/16 | Comments (0)

On Nov. 26, 2008 - The Hebrew date was 29 Mar Cheshvan: Islamic terrorists went on a savage killing spree in Mumbai, India, murdering 179 people including C...

   
 

How to Deal with the Holiday Office Party and Other Wor...

Article by Star-K | Published 11/30/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 29, 2016 - ‘TIS THE SEASON….for holiday office parties! Learn how to deal with them and other challenging Kashrus situations t...

   
 

Photo Of The Day: We Are So Proud Of Firefighter Jason ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

We Are So Proud Of Firefighter Jason Broth And All Others That Volunteered in Israel  ...

   
 

AD: Watch & Realize Why Camp Chaverim is So Amazing...

Article by Camp Chaverim | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

 With over 50 boys that can’t wait to come back, Camp Chaverim’s first year was a smashing success! Check out this 4 minute video and this arti...

   
 

Water Bill Information Portal Opening, Friday, Dec. 2

Article by BC DPW | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

Customers will be able to see details on their water usage The next innovation in billing for customers of Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) is c...

   
 

Package Delivery Theft Prevention

Article by BCPD | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

If you have ever ordered clothing, jewelry, gifts, or any other merchandise by phone, computer, or mail, chances are those items were delivered straight to your...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Motor Vehicle Accident Slows Traffic at ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 29, 2016 – A Traffic accident at the area of Smith Ave & Seven Mile Lane has traffic moving at a snail’s pace in the ...

   
 

Chaverin Traffic Alert - Traffic Light Out @ Greensprin...

Article by Chaverim of Baltimore | Published 11/29/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 29, 2016 – Chaverim of Baltimore reports that a blackout in the area is the cause of the traffic lights being out at the corner...

   
 

Legal Holiday Program at Baltimore's Kollel Nachl...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/28/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 28, 2016 - On Thursday morning, November 24, 23 Cheshvan 5777, when most businesses, institutions and government offices were closed for th...

   
 

A Tale of Two Students

Article by Shemesh | Published 11/28/16 | Comments (0)

Sarah and Lilly both fail their history test.  Both of the girls cry, both feel down about their disappointing showing.  Sarah goes home and spends th...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/28/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Nov. 28, 2016: Dear Community Members, The Pikesville Precinct has experienced a home invasion robbery and an attempted burglary in the Milbro...

   
 

Photos: Bostoner Rebbe's Melava Malka in Baltimore...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/28/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 28, 2016 - The Bostoner Rebbe of Har Nof spent this past Shabbos in Baltimore. Below are photos taken at the Melava Malka at the home of Ra...

   
 

Yeshivas Kochav Yitzchok /Torah Institute Commemorates ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/27/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 27, 2016 - The tragic evening of November 9-10, 1938, known as Kristallnacht (the Night of the Broken Glass), foreshadowed what would ...

   
 

Baltimoreans Jason Broth and Sholom Reches and other Am...

Article by Gil Hoffman | Published 11/26/16 | Comments (0)

The Public Security Ministry asked EVP to bring 40 fire-fighters. But another 20 are on standby and up to 100 are willing to come if needed Forty Volunteer fir...

   
 

Netanyahu Thanks Abbas For Firefighting Assistance

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/26/16 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Netanyahu thanks PA chairman for sending firefighters to assist in extinguishing the fires in Israel. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Sat...

   
 

Tehilim for Reuven Chapman's Father

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/25/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 25, 2016 - Please say tehilim for Reuven Chapman's father, Yosef Chaim Alter Ben Malka, who survived the house fire in Houston, just w...

   
 

Parshas Chayei Sarah / Shabbos Mevarchim Kislev / Balti...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/24/16 | Comments (0)

Parshas Chayei Sarah / Shabbos Mevarchim Kislev / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Nov. 25, 2016    Parshas:  Chayei Sarah...

   
 

BJL Community Spotlight on Adina B. (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/24/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 22, 2016 - Although Adina (nee Frydman) Burstyn, more fondly known as “Adina B”, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, since she m...

   
 

Ben Carson Accepts HUD Secretary Post, Spokesman Says

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/23/16 | Comments (0)

Former Republican presidential candidate said he had ‘serious discussions’ with Trump transition team President-elect Donald Trump has se...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/23/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 23, 2016 : Dear Community Members, Between 11/11/16 and 11/13/16, the Pikesville Precinct experienced several burglaries in the Scotts Hi...

   
 

AD: Hazorfim’s Black Friday Sale – 40% Off ...

Article by Hatzorfim | Published 11/23/16 | Comments (0)

Hazorfim’s Black Friday Sale – 40% Off Sitewide! Hazorfim is excited to announce their annual Black Friday Extravaganza. Enjoy 40% OFF all items at...

   
 

The State of the Jewish People: A Conversation with the...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21, 2016 - On Motzai Shabbos, Nov. 19, at Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion, the Baltimore community was privileged to hear from Rav David Lau, the A...

   
 

Israel's Chief Rabbi Electrifies Owings Mills (Upd...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18, 2016 -  Friday morning, Erev Shabbos Kodesh Parshas Vayeira (November 18, 2016) at Yeshivas Kochav Yitzchok, Torah Institute of Ba...

   
 

Baltimore City Thanksgivig Day Holiday Schedule

Article by BC DPW | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore City Department of Public Works reminds everyone that Thanksgiving Day is a City holiday. Department of Public Works offices and yards will be CLOSED ...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Motor Vehicle Accident Closes Part of Pa...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/22/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 22, 2016 – A traffic accident on Park Heights Ave has it closed between Clarks Lane and Strathmore. Please use an alternate rou...

   
 

Baltimore's Bnos Yisroel Honored to Welcome Israel...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21, 2016 - On Friday morning, Nov. 21, BnosYisroel was honored to host a special guest - Israel's Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi David Lau.&nbs...

   
 

Watch: Shloshim for Lonnie Borck, Z'L (Video)

Article by Video Courtesy of Tsvika Tal | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21, 2016 - Shloshim for Lonnie Borck, Z'L: [Video courtesy of Tsvika Tal] ...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21, 2016: Dear Community Members, The Pikesville Precinct has experienced a home invasion robbery and an attempted burglary in the Milbro...

   
 

Israel's Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Visits Ohr Chadash ...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Moshe Margolese | Published 11/21/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 21, 2016 - It was an exciting day at Ohr Chadash Academy last friday, Nov. 18, as we were privileged to host the Chief Rabbi of Israel, Rab...

   
 

Peregrine’s Landing at Tudor Heights: Where Homey...

Article by Margie Pensak | Published 11/20/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 20, 2016 - By the time I got to Peregrine’s Landing at Tudor Heights, shortly before 10 a.m. on Friday, preparations for Shabbos were...

   
 

Tonight at 8 PM the Baltimore Community is Invited to H...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/19/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 18, 2016 - This Shabbos (Parshas Vayeira), the Baltimore Jewish community is afforded the rare opportunity to meet and hear Divrei Torah fr...

   
 

Parshas Vayeira / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/16 | Comments (0)

Parshas Vayeira / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!   Baltimore, MD – Nov. 18, 2016    Parshas:  Lech Lecha Today:    1...

   
 

Updated as of Nov. 18, 12:29 PM - BDE: Mr. B. Joy Pach...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/18/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 18, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. B. Joy Pachino, a’h,...

   
 

Maryland Woman Injured In State's First Recorded B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/17/16 | Comments (0)

 A black bear mauled a woman in her rural Maryland driveway on Wednesday in a rare attack after she inadvertently came near the animal and its cubs, an off...

   
 

Baltimore Contingent At Agudah National Convention

Article by BJLife/Binyamin Ansbacher | Published 11/17/16 | Comments (0)

The Noverminsker Rebbe addressed the Baltimore Contingent to The Agudah Convention. In answering a question about the proper approach to חינוך הבנים,...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Motor Vehicle Accident Snarls Traffic at...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 17, 2016 – A motor vehicle accident has traffic snarled at Park Heights and Fallstaff with traffic moving extremely slowly nort...

   
 

Updated as of Nov. 17, 10:41 AM - BDE: Lorraine Fried G...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/17/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 16, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Lorraine Fried Gelula, a&rsquo...

   
 

YUM! Reporting Live from Kosherfest! (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/16/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD—November 16, 2016 - I arrived at Kosherfest--the world's largest B2B trade show for the kosher industry held in Meadowlands Exposition ...

   
 

Baltimore Chayalim Included in Upcoming 'Lone Sold...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/16/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 16, 2016 - The Lone Soldier Thanksgiving Gala Dinner is fast approaching. This is a unique event organized by different communities in Isra...

   
 

Updated - Reflections of Life with Lon Borck, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/16/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Oct. 23, 2016 - Send us your memories or reflections of your life interactions with Lon, Z'L: With a heavy heart, Dovid Cohen It's n...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Noiv...

Article by BCPD | Published 11/15/16 | Comments (0)

Information from an alert citizen led to the arrest of five juveniles in connection with theft from a vehicle on October 20. Just after 3:30 a.m. on October 20...

   
 

Why You Won’t Want to Miss Giving to OCA200K on T...

Article by BJLfe/Henia Gruner | Published 11/15/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016 - “Imagine you heard about a place where young and old knew each other by name, where differences were celebrated, where a c...

   
 

The 'Hand' of Hashem Mixes In at the Great Ch...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/15/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 13, 2016 - Yocheved Roth ended up being a table captain for the Challah Bake the very last minute for one of the two National Council...

   
 

In Commemoration of the Shloshim of Lonnie Borck, Z...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/15/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD—November 15, 2016 - Ronit Borck says she doesn’t know how her husband, Lonnie, a”h, found the time to do the plethora of things ...

   
 

Star-K Kashrus Alert: Tomer Brand Meat

Article by Star-K | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016 - There is a new line of meat from Tomer, which is certified by Triangle K and Rabbi Elimelech Lebowitz.  Please note that th...

   
 

Starbucks - Updated Kosher Information

Article by Star-K | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

November 14, 2016 STARBUCKS - UPDATED KOSHER INFORMATION STAR-K announced today that it has updated its recommended drink list for Starbucks to include a nu...

   
 

ANOTHER Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Departmen...

Article by BCPD | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016: Dear Community Members, On 11/09/16, there was one theft of motor vehicle, one attempted theft of motor vehicle and a theft fro...

   
 

Shomrim Reports: Nov. 14, 2016 - Multiple Muggings

Article by Shomrim of Baltimore | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016 - Shomrim received numerous calls for multiple muggings starting around 6:30 PM Saturday night. Shomrim volunteers responded and ...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016: Dear Community Members, Between 11/11/16 and 11/13/16, the Pikesville Precinct experienced several burglaries in the Scotts Hil...

   
 

The Baltimore Shabbat Project Senior Style (Photos)

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 14, 2016 - To help Seniors participate in the Baltimore Shabbat Project, Peregrine's Landing at Tudor Heights spearheaded a special in...

   
 

Brief Synopsis of Rav Moshe Meiselman's Recent Bal...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 11, 2016 - Brief Synopsis of Toras Moshe's Rosh HaYeshiva Shiur Sunday Morning, ה' חשון תשע"ז / Nov/6/16at Merkaz Tora...

   
 

How Baltimore Kept It Together: From Shalosh Seudos to ...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - November 13, 2016 - When I arrived at Congregation Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion, yesterday, in time for Mincha, the catering staff was scurrying arou...

   
 

Pirchei Agudath Israel's Post Succos Hasmada Banqu...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Yakov Horowitz | Published 11/13/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 13 2016  - Pirchei's annual banquet honors our young boys (grades 1-5) for using their Yom Tov time productively, by including To...

   
 

Updated with Photo Essay and Video: More than 700 Atten...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 11/14/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 12, 2016 - More than 700 strong we came to Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion to join in a community-wide Shabbat Project Shalosh Seudos today culmina...

   
 

At Bais Yaakov of Baltimore There Were "Brachos Br...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/13/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 13, 2016 - At Bais Yaakov’s Park Heights campus this past Sunday, preschoolers from around the community spent the afternoon with the...

   
 

Updated as of Nov. 11, 2:19 PM - BDE: Mr. Sidney Glaser...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 11, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. Sidney Glaser, A’H, ...

   
 

Exciting News: Yerushalmi Shiur with HaRav Yankel Hersk...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 11, 2016 - HaRav Yankel Herskovitz is a noted local Talmid Chacham and a highly regarded accountant.  For decades he gave the Daf Yomi...

   
 

Ripe Citrons and Ruby Slippers

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

On the first day of this past Sukkos, after tens of thousands of Jews had paid princely sums for flawless specimens of a particular citrus fruit, payments wer...

   
 

Street Closures for Baltimore's Veterans Day Parad...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

The annual Baltimore City Veterans Day Parade will be held on Friday, November 11, startng at 8:30 a.m. The parade will start at Charles and Centre S...

   
 

Intertwining as They Braid: Baltimore’s Jewish Wo...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD—November 11, 2016--Now that the flour has “settled”, and I ponder the many wonderfully warm and fuzzy facets of The Great Challa...

   
 

Veterans Day Holiday - Friday, November 11, 2016 DPW Of...

Article by BC DPW | Published 11/11/16 | Comments (0)

Makeup Collection Date is Monday, November 14, 2016 Veterans Day is a City holiday, and that DPW offices will be CLOSED Friday, November 11, 2016. N...

   
 

Hundreds in Baltimore Protest Trump Presidency

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/10/16 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - Nov. 10, 2016 - undreds of people converged Thursday evening in Baltimore to protest the election of President-elect Donald Trump. Mr. Tr...

   
 

Urgent Tehilim Gathering at 8 PM for Rabbi Peretz Dinov...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/10/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 10, 2016 – This evening, at 8:00 PM, there will be an asifa Tehilim for a zechus of a Refuah Shlaimah and rachamay Shamayim for...

   
 

A Message from the STAR-K Regarding Wegmans in Baltimor...

Article by Star-K | Published 11/10/16 | Comments (0)

November 10, 2016 Wegmans in Baltimore Area   Please note the following regarding Wegmans supermarket in Owings Mills, MD: Chickens are being sold ...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/10/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 10, 2016: Dear Community Members, On 11/09/16, there was one theft of motor vehicle, one attempted theft of motor vehicle and a theft fro...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Reisterstown Road & Old Court Road

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/09/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 9, 2016 – A major traffic delay currently exists on Reisterstown Road near Old Court. Please steer clear of the area. ...

   
 

Pugh, Schleifer and other Democratic City Council Candi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/09/16 | Comments (0)

Catherine Pugh declared victory late Tuesday in Baltimore's mayoral race, a victory the Associated Press confirmed in its own projection. The state senato...

   
 

Updated as of Nov 9, 9:16 AM - BDE: Mr. Israel Genut, A...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/09/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 7, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mr. Israel Genut, a’h, fa...

   
 

Schleifer and the Baltimore Community Win!

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/08/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 8, 2016 - For the first time in almost 40 years, the 5th District of Baltimore City has a new representative in Baltimore City Hall. Isaac ...

   
 

Baltimore's Jewish Community Celebrates Shabbat Th...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 11/08/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 8, 2016 - Twenty five local Jewish Agencies and over 700 people gathered  together, this past Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, for Shabbat Throug...

   
 

Election Day in Baltimore City (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Binyamin Ansbacher | Published 11/08/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 8, 2016 - After a long and exhausting campaign season, election day has finally arrived. Lines have gathered at polling locations across ...

   
 

Election Day is Upon Us - A Message from Rabbi Ariel Sa...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Ariel Sadwin, Mid... | Published 11/07/16 | Comments (0)

Election Day is Upon Us - A Message from Rabbi Ariel Sadwin    ...

   
 

Rebbee Hill Thrills at Bnos Torah Event (Photo Essay)

Article by BJLife/Binyamin Ansbacher | Published 11/07/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 7, 2016 - In a packed dining hall at Bais Yaakov's middle school, hundreds of girls buzzed with eager anticipation to hear from the dy...

   
 

A Message to the Community from Dr. Binyamin Brian Roth...

Article by Dr. Binyamin Brian Rothstein | Published 11/06/16 | Comments (0)

Dear Friends, I wanted to share with you where my life’s journey has taken me. I have returned to the U.S., after spending the last 4 years in Israel...

   
 

BaHaB Begins Tomorrow; What Is It?

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 11/06/16 | Comments (0)

BaHaB is observed on the Monday, Thursday, and Monday after the Shabbos after the Rosh Chodesh after Pesach.  It is also observed after Sukkos following ...

   
 

Records: School Bus Driver In Fatal Crash Had Previous ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/05/16 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE (AP) - The Latest on a crash involving a school bus and a commuter bus that killed both drivers and four mass transit riders in Baltimore (all times...

   
 

Traffic Alert - Major Motor Vehicle Accident: Corner Gr...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/04/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Nov. 4, 2016 – A major vehicle accident has recently occurred at the corner of Greenspring Ave & Chippewa Drive. Emergency perso...

   
 

This Motzaei Shabbos Daylight Saving Time 2016 Ends, Cl...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/04/16 | Comments (0)

Mincha Gedolah on Sunday Nov. 6, at Mercaz Torah U'Tefilah begins at 12:21 PM, preceded by Daf HaYomi B'Halacha shiur The nights are about to get a l...

   
 

Crime Alert - Baltimore County Police Department - Nov....

Article by BCPD | Published 11/04/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Nov. 4, 2016: Dear Community Members, Between 10/30/16 and 11/03/16, the Pikeville Precinct had multiple thefts from motor vehicles. The theft...

   
 

Lastr Minyan at 3:00 PM Today - BDE: Mrs. Greta (Fred) ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 11/04/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Oct. 29, 2016 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mrs. Greta (Fred) Schlossberg,...

   
 

Former Baltimore Bais Yaakov Student Naomi Bier Named 2...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/03/16 | Comments (0)

The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston would like to congratulate Naomi Bier for being named one of the 2016-2017 recipient...

   
 

Amazon Holding Baltimore Hiring Events In November

Article by Sarah Gantz | Published 11/03/16 | Comments (0)

Amazon will hold hiring events in Baltimore during the first two weeks of November to staff up for the holiday season. Amazon announced in October plans to hi...

   
 

Last Day Of Early Voting; Record Numbers Continue To Ri...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/03/16 | Comments (0)

We've seen a record turnout through seven days of early voting in Maryland.  Today, the final chance to cast your ballot early, looks to be no diff...

   
 

Pikesville's Captain John McGann Among Several BCP...

Article by BCPD | Published 11/02/16 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County, Md - Nov. 2, 2016 - Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson presented awards today at a commanders meeting. The awards went to commanders o...