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Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Oct. 1 - When Placing Hadas...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Oct. 1 - Daily Dvar Halacha - When Placing Hadasim And Arovos In Their Holder Don't... ...

   
 

Hilchos Uminhagei Yom Kippur

Article by Rabbi Y. Dov Krakowski | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

The following is meant as a convenient review of Halachos pertaining to Rosh Yom-Kippur. The Piskei Din for the most part are based purely on the Sugyos, Shulch...

   
 

In Photos: 30,000 Children Worldwide Participate In Te...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/01/14 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - Oct. 1 - Yesterday, upwards of 30,000 children participated in the annual Tehilim Asifa for a refuah sheleimoh for cholei yisroel in an event coo...

   
 

Yom Kippur Fast Doubles Risk Of Early Birth, Study Find...

Article by Andrew Tobin | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

Research gives backing for recommendation against fasting while pregnant, despite stricter Orthodox Jewish guidelines Fasting on Yom Kippur while pregnant may...

   
 

No "Jews, Jews, Jews"! Update on Bias Incide...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 30 - Baltimore County Police are continuing to investigate this incident. When investigators re-interviewed the three male victims in thi...

   
 

5 New Laws - Including Jake's Law -That Take Effec...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

Some of the high-profile new laws approved in Maryland this year will take effect on Wednesday. Here are some of the most prominent. MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION...

   
 

Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charges

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

Phelps previously arrested on suspicion of DUI in 2004 BALTIMORE —Maryland Transportation Authority police said Michael Phelps was arrested on suspicio...

   
 

TODAY: Over 30,000 Children Worldwide To Participate In...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

Submit the name of a choleh now by clicking here. Upward of 30,000 children will participate today in the annual Tehilim Asifa for a refuah sheleimoh for chole...

   
 

Listen: New Single From Yehuda Green - Rebbe, Rebbe (Au...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

To celebrate this upcoming album, Yehuda Green is releasing abeautiful new song "Rebbe, Rebbe." that will be featured on the album.The song, composed by Reb Pin...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 30 - Don't Buy T...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/30/14 | Comments (0)

   Baltimore, MD - Sept. 30 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Don't Buy That Lulav If... ...

   
 

Watch: Benjamin Netanyahu at UN Full Speech Sept. 29, 2...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Benjamin Netanyahu at UN Full Speech Sept. 29, 2014 ...

   
 

Agudath Israel Working for Religious Rights of Employee...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

During the month of Tishrei, which coincides with September and October, there are many Yomim Tovim close together. This can lead to issues of religious observa...

   
 

Watch: The Yeshiva Boys Choir - "Adir" (Vide...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Song Composed, Arranged & Produced by Eli Gerstner (EG Productions)Music by The Yosis OrchestraChoir Conducted & Choreography by Yossi NewmanVocals Reco...

   
 

What Is The Bracha Magen Avos And Should We Recite It O...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Yirmiyohu Kaganof... | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

 Question #1: Where? Where is the bracha of Magen Avos first mentioned? Question #2: What? What is the bracha Mei’ein Sheva? Question #3: When? ...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink Sept.29, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Leasing Trainee (Bethesda, MD) [DanTau]DLC Management Corp. is seeking a Leasing Trainee to join its Mid-Atlantic regional office in Bethesda, Maryland. This is...

   
 

Watch Live - NOW - Israeli PM Netanyahu Addresses 69th ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

 Israeli PM Netanyahu Addresses 69th session of the UN General Assembly ...

   
 

Yeshiva Kochav Yitzchok / Torah Institute 5th graders B...

Article by Rabbi Daniel Skurnik, TI, Dire... | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -Sept. 29 - Last Sunday - 26 Elul / September 21 - marked a milestone for 64 fifth grade talmidim at YKY/TI - they received their first Gemora! T...

   
 

Orthodox Community's First Ever Chamber of Commerc...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

OJC's goal is to help businesses gain new customers, knowledge, contacts, and political voice... We are respected for our entrepreneurship and business pr...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 29 - Don't Buy T...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 29 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Don't buy that Esrog if... ...

   
 

Today is National Coffee Day; Get A Freebie!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 29 - Today is National Coffee Day and  Dunkin Donuts is offering FREE medium cup of Dark Roast coffee on 9/29!  Limit one per p...

   
 

30,000 Children Worldwide to 'Unite' with Teh...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/28/14 | Comments (0)

It is an event that unifies children from disparate backgrounds and from locations around the globe with the sole purpose of imploring the Ribono shel Olam to h...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 28 - What Happened On...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/28/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 28 - Daily Dvar Halacha - What Happened On The 3rd Of Tishrei? ...

   
 

Tzom Gedaliah

Article by Rabbi Aryeh Leib Nivin and Ra... | Published 09/27/14 | Comments (0)

  Tzom Gedaliah: Fast Begins 5:40 Am / Fast Ends 7:40 PM The day after Rosh Hashanah marks the Fast of Gedalia, one of the "minor fast days" in the ...

   
 

Ohel Moshe Begins the New Year 5775 in its New Buildin...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 09/27/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD  - Sept. 24 - Erev Rosh HaShanah 5775 - All hands are on deck at Congregation Ohel Moshe on Smith Ave as they eagerly await the first Barchu ...

   
 

Time After Time

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 09/27/14 | Comments (0)

Ever since the famous science fiction writer H. G. Wells penned The Time Machine in 1895, the notion of a protagonist traveling through time by means of magic o...

   
 

BB Gunman Fires at Local Orthodox Jews Near Bais Medras...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/27/14 | Comments (0)

Just after 5:30 p.m. Thursday night, Baltimore County Police were notified of a bias incident  in the 6800-block of Old Pimlico Road, 21209. Police learne...

   
 

Kesiva VaChasima Tova / A Happy, Healthy & Prospero...

Article by BJLife Staff | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 23 - A Day before Erev Rosh Hashana 5775 - As we enter 5775 we would like to take a moment to thank the Baltimore community and beyon...

   
 

A Guide to a 3-Day Yom Tov

Article by Rabbi Daniel Rose | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 24 -  Rabbi Daniel Rose of Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion has created this handy guide to a 3-day Yom Tov. Kesiva VaChasima Tova...

   
 

Rosh Hashana 5775 From TOMO

Article by Rabbi Moshe Meiselman, Rosh Ye... | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

When we start saying selichos we begin the final preparation for Rosh Hashono. The minhag is to always start selichos at least four days before Rosh Hashono be...

   
 

Watch: How to Clean a Kosher Fish Head for Rosh HaShana...

Article by How2Kosher | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

At the Machaneh Yehuda shuk in Jerusalem, the day before Rosh HaShana is cacophonous experience as the market is abuzz with people making their last minute holi...

   
 

Halachic Analysis: No Tuition; No Re-Admission

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

THE HEROES They are the true heroes behind our Yeshivos and Day Schools. They work 50, 60, sometimes 80 hours a week to ensure that the teachers, Rabbis, an...

   
 

Watch: Video & Transcript of President Obama's...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Mr. President, Mr. Secretary General, fellow delegates, ladies and gentlemen: we come together at a crossroads between war and peace; between disorder and integ...

   
 

Baltimore Jewish Community Security & The Yomim Nor...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 19 - Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion was host to a by-invitation only security briefing by the Baltimore City Police Department on Thursday, Septe...

   
 

Halachically Speaking: Halachos Pertaining To Sleep

Article by Rabbi Moishe D. Lebovits Rabbi... | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

No one really knows why we need sleep but some theories are: sleep gives the brain a chance to repair muscles and other tissues. Sleep gives the brain a chance ...

   
 

Halachically Speaking:The Kashrus and Halachos of Honey...

Article by Rabbi Moishe D. Lebovits Rabbi... | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

 The kashrus of honey and products made from honey has been the topic of discussion from time immemorial. We will discuss the halachos regarding the kashru...

   
 

Eruv Tavshilin to be Made Today Erev Yom Tov, Wednesday...

Article by Star-K/Rabbi Tzvi Rosen, Kashr... | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

A fundamental difference between Yom Tov observance and Shabbos observance is the allowance of ochel nefesh, food preparation on Yom Tov. “...

   
 

An Aliyah Diary, Episode #173: Erev Rosh Hashana: The S...

Article by Susan Leibtag | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Well, it's been quite a while since I've written anything - my many fans have asked me what happened, and both of you (Hi, Gila!  Hi, Leezy!) d...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 24 - What If I Forgot...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 24 - Daily Dvar Halacha - What If I Forgot Eruv Tavshilin? ...

   
 

Rosh Hashanah 5775

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 09/24/14 | Comments (0)

Following each instance of shofar blowing during the repetition of mussaf, and even on Shabbos when we do not blow the shofar, we recite a small paragraph decla...

   
 

Amazon Will Start Charging Sales Tax in Maryland Next W...

Article by Eric Hal Schwartz | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Maryland residents who buy things through Amazon will have to add a 6 percent tax to all online orders starting in October. It's part of Amazon's deal...

   
 

Pruzbul

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 23 -  As you know the coming year is Shemittah.  One of the laws of Shemittah is that outstanding personal loans are no longer c...

   
 

What Will You Be Thinking About This Rosh Hashanah?

Article by Rabbi Larry Ziffer, chief exec... | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

A few of my friends and I ask each other this question every year around this time:  what big idea will you be thinking about this year on Rosh Hashan...

   
 

Mislabeled M&M's Could Cause Problems for Pean...

Article by Deb Belt | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Boxes of the improperly labeled candy were shipped to Maryland. Mars Chocolate North America has issued a voluntary recall on its M&M’s Brand Milk C...

   
 

A Mother's Rosh Hashana Prayer

Article by BJLife/Bracha Goetz | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Udel was the daughter of a very great rabbi called the Baal Shem Tov. When this story happened, she was the young mother of a delightful baby boy. It was Rosh...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 23 - What If My Hands...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 23 - Daily Dvar Halacha - What If My Hands Become Soiled On Yom Kippur ...

   
 

Watch Live: President Obama Delivers a Statement on ISI...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

President Obama Delivers a Statement on ISIL ...

   
 

Watch: President Obama's Greeting for Rosh Hashana...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

President Obama wishes all those celebrating the Jewish High Holidays a happy and healthy new year. ...

   
 

Rosh Hashana: Loyalty and Sincerity

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 09/23/14 | 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 m...

   
 

Rosh Hashana 5775 - Marking Time Moments of Our Lives

Article by Rabbi Eliyahu Safran | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

  Just as the ticking of the seconds become minutes which become hours and which become days, the days become weeks, become months and become years.&n...

   
 

Watch: Selichos With Yehuda Green - 2014 (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

 Selichos With Yehuda Green - 2014 ...

   
 

Listen: David & Anne Gerstman's Son-in-law, Mo...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/23/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 22 - As we contemplate the Days of Awe ahead of us Moishey Ney's words, music and voice inspire us to seek G-D's help to get clo...

   
 

Agudath Israel Leader Relays Jewish Community Perspecti...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 09/22/14 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, executive vice president of Agudath Israel of America, featured prominently at the U.S. Department of Education's 10th Annu...

   
 

Star-K Alert: General Electric Ranges/Ovens

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/22/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 22 - If you have purchased a GE oven or range within the last year,  the Sabbath Mode instructions may state: “To turn the oven...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 22 - Candle Lighting ...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/22/14 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - Sept. 22 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Candle Lighting This Year For Shabbos And Yom Kippur... ...

   
 

Watch: Words of Poignant Inspiration for New Year at 2...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 09/22/14 | Comments (0)

On Sunday evening, alef selichos, Congregation Bais Torah U'Tefilla in Passaic hosted an overflow crowd of men and women, eager to hear the words of the le...

   
 

Baltimore is Honored by a Special Visit from Hagaon Har...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/29/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 21 - Kehillos of Baltimore and the Greater Washington recently received a boost of spiritual energy and inspiration for the upcoming Yemei...

   
 

Kollel Dirshu of Baltimore Makes Historic Siyum on Sed...

Article by BJLife/Y. Jeffrey Allen | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 21 - “You are the quintessential group that all of Klal Yisrael must emulate! In today’s world, everyone is running around hel...

   
 

The Musaf of Rosh Hashanah

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Yirmiyohu Kaganof... | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

Reb Hershel, the chazan of the shul, decided to ask Rav Goldberg for a “chavrusah” to study the tefilos of Yomim Nora’im in greater depth. &l...

   
 

Rosh Hashanah: And His Name Shall Be Called

Article by Michelle Schwartz | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

The weighty and lofty days High Holidays are upon us. The beginning of the Jewish New Year heralds us to pause from the mundane, from our ordinary daily lives...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 21 - Adding On To The...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

 Baltimore, MD - Sept. 21 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Adding On To The Afflictions Of Yom Kippur ...

   
 

Watch: HaRav Yehuda Wagshall on Selichos at ZNT Ahead o...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 09/21/14 | Comments (0)

HaRav Yehuda Wagshall speaking at Khal Zichron Nosson Tzvi (ZNT) in the Ramat Eshkol neighborhood of Yerushalayim on leil selichos ahead of Rosh HaShanah 5775. ...

   
 

Watch: Carlebach Style Selichos (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

Carlebach Style Selichos - Chazzan Yitzchak Meir doing a Carlebach-style Selichot in Jerusalem two years ago. ...

   
 

Watch: Selichot With The Jerusalem Great Synagogue Choi...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

Lead cantor Adler and the famous Great Synagogue choir perform the classic רצה עתירתם on the first night of selichot מוצאי שבת פר׳ נצב...

   
 

Watch: Yemenite Selichos On Motzei Shabbos In Petach Ti...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

Yemenite Selichos On Motzei Shabbos In Petach Tikvah ...

   
 

Watch: First Night Of Selichos By Lelover Rebbe In Beit...

Article by BJLife israel Newsroom | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

 First Night Of Selichos By Lelover Rebbe In Beit Shemesh ...

   
 

The Shabbos Project: Outreach, Inreach, Over and Beyond...

Article by BJLIfe/R. Laks | Published 09/20/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD- Sept. 12 - People who know me would never suspect me of being the teary eyed type. My sentimentality is a personal and private thing and I genera...

   
 

Watch: Yaakov 'Yanky' Lemmer "It Is Shab...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

 A Collection of Teffilos and Yiddish songs of Shabbos. Accompanied By The S.F.Y. Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir, Arranged & Conducted by: Dr. Mo...

   
 

Parshiyos Netzavim/Vayelech - Just Take It!

Article by R' Eliezer Bulka | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

This week's parsha speaks much about teshuvah and the study of Torah. The pasuk proclaims "For this mitzvah (the whole Torah, according to Rashi) that I c...

   
 

The King is in the Field

Article by Danielle Sarah Storch | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Elul arrives and I feel the usual pre-Rosh Hashanah pressure. It is time to up the ante and work on more self-improvement.I pull out my special Elul notebook an...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 19 - Forgiveness from...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 19 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Forgiveness from your Rebbe! ...

   
 

Stubborn Spirit

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

The birthday cake was ablaze with 105 candles, and many among the scores of people present at the Czech embassy in London this past spring for the party would n...

   
 

Halachically Speaking: Refraining From Foods During The...

Article by Rabbi Moishe D. Lebovits Rabbi... | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

We are all familiar with the simonim that are eaten on Rosh Hashanah. However, there are some foods which are not eaten during Rosh Hashanah and until as late a...

   
 

Parshiyos Netzavim/Vayelech - It's All About Tora...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Meiselman, Rosh Ye... | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

This week’s parsha is Moshe Rabbeinu’s last speech to Klal Yisroel as a group. Moshe Rabbeinu tells Klal Yisroel that after forty years of growth th...

   
 

Parshiyos Nitzavim/Vayelech - Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv i...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Parshiyos Nitzavim/Vayelech - Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD - Sept. 129 -   Eruv is Up! Parshiyos Nitzavim/Vayelech Today: 24 Elul C...

   
 

Rabbi Moshe Lebovits, Contributing Writer

Article by BJL Staff | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 19 - BaltimoreJewishLife.com is honored to welcome Rabbi Moshe Lebovits as a contributing writer. Rabbi Moishe D. Lebovits is a musmach o...

   
 

Parshiyos Netzavim/Vayelech - Nuclear Threat & Tesh...

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 09/19/14 | 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 m...

   
 

What Happened to the Slots Funding for Our Community?

Article by BJLife/Avraham David Sauer | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 18 -   There have been many meetings going on at the community and city level regarding the spending and implementation of the S...

   
 

Case of Jewish Marylander Jailed in Cuba Back in US Cou...

Article by Jessica Gresko, AP | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

An attorney for a Maryland man who has spent over four years imprisoned in Cuba will argue before a federal appeals court that he should be allowed to sue the...

   
 

Weekly Featured Jobs from Joblink Sept.19, 2014

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/19/14 | Comments (0)

Administrative Assistant: Part Time+ (Baltimore, MD)Other Qualifications:•         Must have at least two years of ...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 18- How To Ask For Fo...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 18 - Daily Dvar Halacha - How To Ask For Forgiveness ...

   
 

Agudath Israel Reissues Kaporos Kol Korei

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

Reissuing a Rabbinic statement (Kol Korei) that was first published seven years ago and that remains relevant today, Agudath Israel of America is calling upon t...

   
 

Parshiyos Netzavim/Vayelech - Aderes HaTorah

Article by Rabbi Chaim Zvi Senter / Yeshi... | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

In this week's Parsha Hakadosh Baruch Hu expresses his disappointment with Klal Yisroel and says: "V'Anochi haster astir panai "- Hashem will hide His...

   
 

Parshiyos Netzavim/Vayelech - Standing Ovation

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

Have you ever found yourself riveted to the dynamic words of a powerful speaker, to the inspiring music of a virtuoso violinist, to a poignant and dramatic perf...

   
 

Israeli Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Promote Diabet...

Article by Malcolm Ritter, AP | Published 09/18/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK  — Using artificial sweeteners may set the stage for diabetes in some people by hampering the way their bodies handle sugar, suggests a pr...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 17 - How To Repent Fo...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 17 - Daily Dvar Halacha -  How To Repent For Sins That Happen Over And Over... ...

   
 

Who Let the Kids In?

Article by Elisha Greenbaum | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Should parents bring their small children to High Holiday services? I received a call a few years ago from a reporter at the local Jewish newspaper. Seems th...

   
 

Watch: Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen: A Rosh Hashanah...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Rachelle Fraenkel's inspiring message to the Jewish people. ...

   
 

Chocolate Cake Breakfast Could Help You Lose Weight

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Eating chocolate cake as part of a full breakfast can help you lose weight, say scientists. It sounds too good to be true but new research says having des...

   
 

Digital Torah is the Great Unifier

Article by Naphtali Lavenda | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

I have always been fascinated by large Jewish gatherings and Israel’s national events. Yom Haatzmaut ceremonies, the mass Birkat Kohanim (Blessing of th...

   
 

Traffic Alert: Smith & Greenspring Reopened After A...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 16 -  8:18 PM - A traffic accident on Greenspring at Farringdon had caused Baltimore County Police to shut down Smith and Greenspring...

   
 

Baltimore: A Super Community (Photo Essay)

Article by BJL Staff | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 16 - This year, 852 donors made September 14 a Super Sunday for Baltimore’s Jewish community. Together, they committed $1.2 million...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 16 - Erev Yom Kippur ...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 16 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Erev Yom Kippur We Should... ...

   
 

UPDATED as of Sept. 16 1:42 PM: Amtrak Resumes, MARC Tr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Updated as of Sept. 16 - 1:42 PM - Amtrak Northeast Corridor service has resumed between Washington and Philadelphia. Engineering crews have have made the ne...

   
 

Royal Farms Taking Over Naming Rights To Baltimore Aren...

Article by Ryan Sharrow | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Royal Farms has agreed to take over naming rights at the Baltimore Arena, a $1.25 million deal that ends a more than 18-month search for a new partner. The B...

   
 

A New Year at Yeshivas Kochav Yitzchok/Torah Institute ...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Daniel Skurnik, T... | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept 15 -  The new school year brings much excitement as parents, school staff, and talmidim look forward to a wonderful year together fill...

   
 

Dr. Leslie Ginsparg Klein Becomes Academic Dean of Gene...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Dr. Leslie Ginsparg Klein becomes Academic Dean at Maalot Baltimore heading the General Studies Division Baltimore, MD - Sept. 15 - Dr. Leslie G. Klein comes t...

   
 

Video: Daily Dvar Halacha - Sept. 15 - Forgive Others Q...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept. 15 - Daily Dvar Halacha - Forgive Others Quickly Because... ...

   
 

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Out of Hospital

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was discharged from the University of Maryland Medical Center Sunday after a brief stay due to chest pains and shortn...

   
 

TONIGHT: Mir Yerushalayim Annual Benefit Reception-Mond...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Mir Yerushalayim Annual Benefit Reception-Monday, 20 Elul-8:00 PM Baltimore, MD - Sept. 10 - Excitement is building as the Baltimore community prepares to welc...