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Seven Baltimore Police Officers Indicted On Federal Rac...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

Federal authorities announced racketeering charges against seven Baltimore Police officers on Wednesday, with accusations including robberies, filing false affi...

   
 

TODAY @ Noon! Tune In To STAR-K Telekosher Conference -...

Article by Star-K | Published 03/01/17 | Comments (0)

Thinking of going on that cruise you’ve always dreamed about? Don’t miss the boat when it comes to Kashrus, Tznius, and Shabbos! Join STAR-K Koshe...

   
 

T.A. Breaks Ground for its Next Century of Torah (Photo...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 02/28/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - February 28, 2017 - Excitement was in the air on Sunday, even as hundreds of men, women, and children boarded the buses at the Old Court-Baltimo...

   
 

Letter to Our Community from The Vaad Harabanim of Balt...

Article by The Vaad Harabanim of Baltimor... | Published 02/28/17 | Comments (0)

Rabbinical Council of Greater Baltimore ועד הרבנים ד‘באלטימאר ב׳ אדר תשע״ז February 28, 2017 Dear Members of the Baltimore...

   
 

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

Article by BCPD | Published 02/28/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 28, 2017: Dear Community Members, Between 02/20/17 and 02/25/17, two vehicles were stolen from the McDonogh Township area in Pikesville. ...

   
 

Having a Wonderful Time Supporting Kids! (Photo Essay)

Article by BJL Staff | Published 02/28/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 28, 2017 - This past Motzei Shabbos, 30 couples gathered at Serengeti for a wine-and-food-tasting to support the children of SHEMESH. ...

   
 

Watch: Tribute to Mrs. Laure Gutman, Z'L, Shown at...

Article by Kol Rom | Published 02/26/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 26, 2017 - Tribute to Mrs. Laure Gutman, Z'L, Shown at Shomrei Eminah Dinner Event Laure Gutman Tribute from Kolrom Multimedia on ...

   
 

Photo Of The Day: Final Father/Son Learning Session for...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 25, 2017 - The final Father/Son Motzaei Shabbos learning program for the season in Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion took place this evening culminat...

   
 

Police Body Camera Video Shows Traffic Stop With Counci...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/17 | Comments (0)

A police body camera captured the encounter of a Baltimore City councilman who was pulled over in a traffic stop. The stop includes questions about the consump...

   
 

Severe Line Of Storms Brings Hail To Maryland

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/17 | Comments (0)

A line of severe thunderstorms moved through Maryland Saturday afternoon, bringing hail and strong wind. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch was issued for much of the...

   
 

Sunday, Feb 26! Bais Yaakov Baltimore's Dolphin Cl...

Article by BJLife/Mrs. Leeba Braun | Published 02/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 16, 2016 - The Bais Yaakov School Rabbi Benjamin Steinberg Middle School Dolphin Club BY KIDZ 4 KIDZ Chinese Auction is back once again for...

   
 

Longtime Mayor's Office Staffer Appointed To Open ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Gov. Larry Hogan on Friday officially appointed Angela Gibson to fill state Sen. Nathaniel Oaks' old seat in the House of Delegates. Gibson was recommende...

   
 

Magen Yeladim Safety Kids Update

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

The Magen Yeladim Safety Kids program is beginning our second year in the school system.  This comprehensive child abuse prevention program is dedicated to...

   
 

BJL is Getting Ready for Purim, and That Can Mean $250 ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 3, 2017: Announcing:The Best Purim Video 5777 Contest The Winner Earns A $250 Cash Prize.2nd Place Gets A $50 Gift Certificate to The Can...

   
 

Parshas Mishpatim / Shabbos Mevarchim / Parshas Shekali...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Parshas Mishpatim / Shabbos Mevarchim / Parshas Shekalim / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Feb. 24, 2017    Parshas:  Mis...

   
 

Reading Between the Hardlines

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Mere days after senior Hamas operative Muhammad Hemada Walid al-Quqa blew himself up preparing a bomb, The New York Times noted, in a recent front page story ab...

   
 

Deducting Travel for Medical Expenses

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

If you elect to itemize your deductions, besides for the actual costs for medical care, you may be able to deduct costs you pay to travel for medical care. This...

   
 

Going Out on a Limb for Our Kohain Roots (Photo Essay)

Article by Yosef Cohen | Published 02/24/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 24, 2017 - It all started about two years ago, after moving to the Greenspring section of town. My family started davening at Agudah of Gre...

   
 

THIS SUNDAY! Be A Part Of Baltimore's History! His...

Article by TA Staff Reporter | Published 02/23/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 23, 2017 - Talmudical Academy of Baltimore invites the Baltimore community to its upcoming Groundbreaking ceremony this Sunday, February 26...

   
 

Listen to Interview with Former Baltimore Basketball Se...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/22/17 | Comments (0)

Brett Hollander caught up with former Baltimore basketball high school star Tamir Goodman. He was dubbed the "Jewish Jordan" in the late 90's and garne...

   
 

This Sunday, Feb. 26: Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim/Talmudical...

Article by BJLife/Devorah Klein | Published 02/22/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 19, 2017 - On Sunday, February 26, Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim/Talmudical Academy of Baltimore will host a historic and monumental groundb...

   
 

Bais Yaakov First Grade 2017 Siddur Party (Photo Essay)

Article by BY Staff Reporter | Published 02/22/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 22, 2017 -  Traditionally, the girls in Bais Yaakov learn to read over the first six months in first grade and receive their siddurim ...

   
 

Baltimore's Jewish Community Sounds Alarm On Threa...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/22/17 | Comments (0)

The Jewish Community Center in Baltimore's Park Heights neighborhood was the subject of phoned-in bomb threats twice in January, which turned out to be hoa...

   
 

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

Article by BCPD | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 21, 2017: Dear Community Members and Businesses, The Pikesville and Woodlawn Precincts have been experiencing overnight burglaries of com...

   
 

CHAI Housing Fest Makes Home Sweet Home Even Sweeter

Article by CHAI | Published 02/21/17 | Comments (0)

    Baltimore, MD - Feb. 21, 2017 -  Make “Home Sweet Home” even sweeter by attending CHAI: Comprehensive Housing Assistance In...

   
 

Chometz Beeee Gone; Countdown to Pesach!

Article by BJLife/Tanya Klein | Published 02/20/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 20, 2017 - Although there are quite a few weeks left to Pesach, here is something you can start doing right now! Instead of buying cereals...

   
 

BDE: Mrs. Hattie Yaniger, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/20/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 15, 2017 - We regret to inform you of the passing of  Mrs. Hattie Yaniger z"l, beloved wife of the late Ernest Solomon Yaniger, Z'...

   
 

Your Money or Your Health!

Article by Alan Freishtat, ACE-Certified ... | Published 02/20/17 | Comments (0)

Alan Freishtat will be in the Baltimore-Washington area on Monday the 28th of February.  For more information or an appointment, please email Alan’s ...

   
 

A New Moskowitz Family Update

Article by Tzvi (Steve) Moskowitz | Published 02/19/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 19, 2017 -  Thank you to everyone that has done so much for our family until now. It was our first shabbos with our mother in over...

   
 

A Beloved Gadol

Article by Binyamin Ansbacher | Published 02/18/17 | Comments (0)

Harav Chaim Yisroel Belsky Zt'l. "A Beloved Godol". These words reflect how I personally related to him and, as I have come to learn, he was regarded by h...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Motor Vehicle Accident at Reisterstown ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 17, 2017 - Emergency personnel are on the scene of a motor vehicle accident at Reisterstown Road / Slade at 7-11. Please steer clear of the...

   
 

What the Doctor Ordered

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

A Dutch doctor who ordered an elderly dementia patient’s family to restrain her as she was given a lethal injection was recently cleared of wrongdoing b...

   
 

Parshas Yisro / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

Parshas Yisro /Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Feb. 17, 2017    Parshas:  Yisro Today:    21 Shevat  ...

   
 

Avoid Becoming a Scam Victim

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/17/17 | Comments (0)

Did you receive a threatening call or notice from the "IRS"? Please remember that the IRS will never: Call demanding immediate payment. All calls demanding pa...

   
 

Torah Umesorah’s Baltimore Shabbos of Chizuk (Pho...

Article by TU Staff Writer | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 16, 2017 - For some of the over 400 participants at the recent Torah Umesorah (TU) Shabbos of Chizuk in Baltimore, the event was an interim...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Major Vehicle Accident Closes Smith Ave...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/16/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 16, 2017 - A major motor vehicle accident - including a School Bus - has traffic shut down on Smith Ave in both directions in the area of B...

   
 

Let’s Get Ready For Something...

Article by BJLife/Tanya Klein | Published 02/15/17 | Comments (0)

Let’s get ready for something……. So, something is coming up soon. It’s a holiday. It comes after a really fun holiday where there are...

   
 

Updated - BDE: Meir Yisroel Yaari, Z’L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/15/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 13, 2017 - It is with deep regret that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Yisroel Meir Yaari, Z’L,...

   
 

Updated As Of Sun, Feb. 14, 4:46 PM - BDE: Mr. Julius C...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/14/17 | Comments (0)

Updated as of Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 - Rabbi Reuven Champan returned to Baltimore today to sit Shiva for his father,  Mr. Julius Chapman, Z'L, at...

   
 

MVA Announces President's Day Closings

Article by MD MVA | Published 02/14/17 | Comments (0)

 Offices Closed Monday, February 20th    GLEN BURNIE, MD (February 14, 2017) -- The Maryland Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle ...

   
 

Warning! Lending a Needy Person Money is a Huge Mitzvah...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/14/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 14, 2017 - ...Unfortunately too often people ask to borrow funds they will be unable to repay. If you are approached by anyone for a loan...

   
 

Women's Tehilim for Mrs. Tami Moskowitz - Conferen...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/14/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 14, 2017 -There will be a tehillim conference call at 9 pm tonight phone #:641-715-3814, access code: 627333 Please spread the word ...

   
 

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

Article by BCPD | Published 02/13/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 13, 2017: Dear Community Members, Between 02/03/17 and 02/11/17, the Pikesville Precinct had two street robberies and a theft from vehicl...

   
 

Maryland Weather Warning: 60 MPH Winds Expected Sunday ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/12/17 | Comments (0)

A high wind warning for much of Maryland starts Sunday night and runs through Monday; phone numbers to report power outages.   The National Weather ...

   
 

Traffic Alert: 83 South "Super' Backed Up

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/12/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 12, 2017 - 83 South is completely backed up due to an accident past Exit 9 Cold Spring Lane...

   
 

Star-K Ancient Harvest Quinoa Passover Info

Article by Star-K | Published 02/12/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 12, 2017 - Please note there is a change in Ancient Harvest quinoa for Passover this year. If you are interested in purchasing this product...

   
 

No Way around It—It Takes Work

Article by Alan Freishtat, ACE-Certified ... | Published 02/12/17 | Comments (0)

Alan Freishtat will be in the Baltimore-Washington area on Monday the 28th of February.  For more information or an appointment, please email Alan’s ...

   
 

A Moskowitz Family Update

Article by Tzvi (Steve) Moskowitz | Published 02/12/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 11, 2017 - Thank you all for your prayers over the past 2 months. This time has been extremely difficult  for our family. As per the d...

   
 

Remembering M. Leo Storch, z'l, on his 45th Yahrze...

Article by BaltimoreJewishLife.com/Eli W.... | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

I was in Eretz Yisrael learning in yeshiva when I learned through a tape my parents sent me that M. Leo Storch was extremely ill. I was absolutely devastated. ...

   
 

Miracles Are Funny Things

Article by Rabbi Mordechai Soskil | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

Miracles are funny things. They are as elusive and ubiquitous. Perhaps you have experienced moments that felt miraculous.  Have you been in a car that hit ...

   
 

Parshas Bshalach / Shabbos Shirah / Tu BShvat /Baltimor...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

Parshas Bshalach / Shabbos Shirah / Tu BShvat /Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Feb. 10, 2017    Parshas:  Bshalach Today...

   
 

2017 Tax Season Preview

Article by BJLife/Moshe Pelberg | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

Well, Tax Season is here.  Now is the time of the year that individuals, businesses and other entities (such as nonprofits, estates and trusts) must gathe...

   
 

Fortunate Fallout?

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 02/10/17 | Comments (0)

The fallout of what has most alarmed some about President Trump’s immigration executive order may turn out to be a blessing. There are certainly reasons ...

   
 

Maryland ER Wait Times are The Worst in the Nation

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

 BALTIMORE, Md. - In emergency rooms across the state, doctors and nurses are working around the clock to treat their patients but getting checked out by o...

   
 

BDE: Dr. Label (Leon) Gersten, a’h

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 9, 2017 - It is with deep sorrow that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Dr. Label (Leon) Gersten, a&rsq...

   
 

My Friend Abe Diamond, z"l, on his 32nd Yahrzeit, ...

Article by BaltimoreJewishLife.com/Moshe ... | Published 02/09/17 | Comments (2)

Baltimore, Md - Feb. 9, 2017 - Abe Diamond, z"l, passed away 32 years ago yesterday, 13 Shvat, 5735. I still miss him - his humility - his guidance - his intell...

   
 

JetBlue Cancels Many Flights Ahead Of Snow Storm

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

Due to winter weather forecasted to impact the Northeast region, JetBlue has announced that they will waive change/cancel fees and fare differences for customer...

   
 

Star-K Congratulates U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy ...

Article by Star-K/Margie Pensak | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

STAR-K Kosher Certification congratulates Betsy DeVos on her recent confirmation as the next U.S. Secretary of Education. Mrs. DeVos has demonstrated passion in...

   
 

Updated Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Northern Mar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

The National Weather Service has modified its predictions for snow on Thursday in a newly issued winter weather advisory. Officials said that 2 to 4 inches of ...

   
 

Bnainu Rolls Again at Annual Bowl-A-Thon (Photo Essay)

Article by BJL Staff | Published 02/08/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 8, 2017  - Over 200 participants enjoyed the energized atmosphere as a feeling of achdus and camaraderie permeated the...

   
 

Coby Rosemore, Chaim Yaakov Dovid ben Avigail, Shares A...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 02/07/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - February 6, 2017 - Eleven-year-old Coby Rosemore is a high-spirited boy with a great sense of humor, who loves to be on the move and experience ...

   
 

Today, Tuesday, Feb. 7: Recite Parshas Hamon

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/07/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 5, 2017 - Tuesday of Parshas Beshalach, is a special day. Seforim tell us that it is extremely prudent to utilize this day to pray for parn...

   
 

TODAY - Why Parshas Hamon is Recited on Tuesday of Pars...

Article by A Talmid | Published 02/07/17 | Comments (0)

A few years ago, I wrote about Parshas Hamon. As is known, there is a segula from R' Mendel of Riminov ZY"A to read Parshas Hamon the Tue...

   
 

Ohel Yaakov Congregation Celebrates Hachnasas Sefer Tor...

Article by Hamodia/Devorah Klein | Published 02/06/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 6, 2017 - On Sunday, January 22, Ohel Yaakov Congregation celebrated a hachnasas sefer Torah, welcoming a brand new sefer Torah to the shul...

   
 

28th Annual AJOP Convention Sheds Light on Millennium J...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 02/05/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - February 5, 2017-A dynamic and dedicated group of outreach workers and volunteers, Rabbis, community lay leaders, principals, teachers, and othe...

   
 

Exploring the Continued Impact of Technology Part III -...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 02/03/17 | Comments (0)

Technology and Your Children 1    Our children are growing up in a very different world than their parents. They are “digital natives”, ...

   
 

Parshas Bo / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/03/17 | Comments (0)

Parshas Bo / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – Feb. 3, 2017    Parshas:  Bo Today:    7 Shevat   ...

   
 

Happy Tu B'Shvat - Star-K Presents a Handy Guide t...

Article by Star-K | Published 02/05/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 3, 2017 - In honor of Tu’Bshvat some people have a custom of eating various fruits. STAR-K presents our handy guide to checking...

   
 

Making News, Literally

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 02/03/17 | Comments (0)

Even for someone who, in his day job as Agudath Israel of America’s public affairs director, is regularly sent dubious “news” stories from m...

   
 

Star-K Kashrus Alert: Cava Foods Caramelized Onion Humm...

Article by Star-K | Published 02/02/17 | Comments (0)

Please note that Cava Foods Caramelized Onion Hummus bears an unauthorized STAR-K symbol. This product is not Kosher certified and is being recalled.  Onl...

   
 

Enforcement Initiative Begins On I-95

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/17 | Comments (0)

Part of an initiative to increase safety on I-95 begins Thursday with extra patrols around Harford County. The initiative is part of a five-year safety plan pu...

   
 

UPDATED as of Feb.1, 3:48 PM - 2 Maariv Minyanim Tonigh...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Feb. 1, 2017 – Due to the popularity of flightsthis evening  to Sunny Florida there will be two Maariv minyanim: For Southwest...

   
 

Federal Judge Has Questions About Baltimore Police Refo...

Article by AP | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

A federal judge is hearing from the Baltimore mayor and others on a proposed consent decree with the U.S. Justice Department to reform the city’s police d...

   
 

Rabbi Abba Cohen/Agudath Israel of America - Tell Your ...

Article by Rabbi Abba Cohen | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

January 31, 2017/4 Shevat, 5777   Dear Friends:   One of the highest priorities of the Torah community is the education of our children, and we ...

   
 

Parents Distraught as Police Searching For Missing Chil...

Article by BCPD | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb. 1, 2017 - Police continue to search for a Michelle Simmons, a missing 15-year-old child from Catonsville who disappeared from her home ov...

   
 

TA to Break Ground for Expanded Campus - You're In...

Article by TA | Published 02/01/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Feb.1, 2017 - We are so excited to be able to announce that Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim-Talmudical Academy of Baltimore will be breaking ground on it...

   
 

Bomb Threats Called in At Multiple Jewish Community Cen...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/31/17 | Comments (0)

Multiple Jewish Community Centers across the U.S. were evacuated Tuesday. Among those evacuated were: Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center in Albany, ...

   
 

Watch! Yached Levaveinu: Where Baltimore's Rabbani...

Article by Rabbi Dovid Heber | Published 01/30/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, Md - Jan. 29, 2017 - Yached Levaveinu is an initiative to continue uniting the Baltimore Jewish community by giving a platform for every Shul Ra...

   
 

Baltimore Jewish Council Condemns "Muslim Ban"...

Article by BJC | Published 01/28/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 28, 2017 - The Baltimore Jewish Council condemns the President's Executive Order to ban entry of refugees into the United States from ...

   
 

Harris: Local Governments Should Not Defy Trump On Immi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/17 | Comments (0)

On the Jimmy Mathis Show, Maryland 1st District Republican Congressman Andy Harris said local officials who defy President Trump's executive order on sanct...

   
 

Two Dead In Separate Crashes In Randallstown

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County Police say two people died, a third critically injured in two separate crashes along Liberty Road in Randallstown. The crashes occurred within...

   
 

New Campaign Launching Today Seeks To Mandate Holocaust...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

Effort around International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jan. 27, seeks Holocaust education in all 50 states ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 27 – Award-winning docum...

   
 

Parshas VaEira / Rosh Chodesh Shevat / Baltimore Zmanim...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

 Parshas VaEira / Rosh Chodesh Shevat / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! As Rehab Begins The Moskowitz Family Requests Your Continued Participation in Bri...

   
 

Perceiving the Good

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

More than 40 years ago, at just about this time of year, the rebbi insisted I leave class. I readily obliged. The details of what prompted my banishment, while...

   
 

As Rehab Begins The Moskowitz Family Requests Your Cont...

Article by Tzvi (Steve) Moskowitz | Published 01/27/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD  - Jan. 27, 2017 - Though we are in rehab now we have been told that prayers are vital for our mother to get through it successfully. We are ...

   
 

Bill Would Require Seat Belts On Public School Buses (V...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

Lawmakers in Annapolis are taking up legislation that would require seat belts on public school buses. The move comes in the wake of a number of school bus cra...

   
 

Traffic Stop Leads To Discovery Of 1,200 Untaxed Packs ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

Maryland Transportation Authority Police say they pulled over a North Carolina man in Harford County for speeding to discover nearly 1,200 cartons of untaxed ci...

   
 

Baltimore City Board Of Public Works Releases Funding F...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

In a surprise move, the Maryland Board of Public Works loosened its purse strings, returning millions of school construction dollars to Baltimore City and Balti...

   
 

UPDATED - Found Alive & Well! Silver Alert in our C...

Article by Shomrim of Baltimore | Published 01/26/17 | Comments (0)

Updated as of Thursday, Jan 26, 11:07 AM - Baltimore County Police has advised BJL that Marshall Levin was found alive and well in Montgomery County, MD ### B...

   
 

A New Moskowitz Family Update

Article by Tzvi (Steve) Moskowitz | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 25, 2017 - Thank G-d our mother has left the hospital and is beginning her rehab. She continues to progress towards recovery. She is speaki...

   
 

Rabbi Larry Ziffer to Move on from Center Of Jewish Edu...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 25, 2017 - The following letter was sent today by Rabbi Larry Ziffer announcing his plans to move on from his position as CEO of the Center...

   
 

Ohr Chadash Academy 5th & 6th Graders' 'L...

Article by BJLife/Mrs. Randi Orshan, Dire... | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 25, 2017 - The fifth and sixth grade girls of Ohr Chadash Academy held a Latke Bar to raise money for a new garage that Hatzalah is buildin...

   
 

Interstate Crash In Maryland After Motorcade Passes; 1 ...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Police say several vehicles have crashed at the intersection of two interstates in Maryland after a motorcade from Washington, D.C.,...

   
 

TODAY @ Noon! Tune In To STAR-K Telekosher Conference -...

Article by Star-K | Published 01/25/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 25, 2017 -  Are you planning a Chol Hamoed Pesach White House or Buckingham Palace tour? You might want to join STAR-K Kosher Certific...

   
 

UPDATED - When Was The Last Time You Checked Your Mezuz...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/24/17 | Comments (0)

  Baltimore, MD – Jan. 23, 2017 - When was the last time you checked your mezuzos? Perhaps, the time is NOW! A mezuzah checking campaign is now un...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Accident Causes Closure of a Section Of ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/24/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 24, 2017 – A motor vehicle accident has caused the closure of Park Heights – both sides - between Seven Mile Lane and Sla...

   
 

A Moskowitz Family Update

Article by Tzvi (Steve) Moskowitz | Published 01/23/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan.23, 2017 - With the help of G-d we are seeing continued progress with our mother's condition. She is now out of the ICU and is continui...

   
 

TODAY! Be Sure to Attend - AJOP Rabbinically 'Star...

Article by BJLife/Margie Pensak | Published 01/22/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Jan. 15, 2017 - Years ago, before being “off-the-derech” was in vogue, a very wise and intuitive community askan remarked to me, &l...

   
 

Updated as of Jan. 21, 11:40 PM - BDE: Mrs. Ruth Klugm...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/21/17 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 21, 2017 - It is with sorrow BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of Mrs. Ruth Klugman, a’h, mother of ...