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Bikur Cholim Dedicates GBMC Bikur Cholim Kosher Pantry ...

Article by BJL Staff | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD –  May 25, 2018 – Today, Erev Shabbos, in a small family setting, the GBMC Bikur Cholim Kosher Pantry was dedicated in beloved memory of ...

   
 

Parshas Naso - The Wrong Peace

Article by Reb Eliezer Bulka | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

There are a number of interesting correlations between this week's parsha and this week's haftarah. The obvious connection is that the&...

   
 

Watch: Meet the Chassidshe Hacker Who Was Ranked 22nd B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

“They call us “White Hat” Hackers, because we are the good ones. I’m a White Hat Hacker, with a black hat.” ...

   
 

Slain Maryland Police Officer Laid To Rest (Photos &...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

JOPPA, Md. (AP) — Slain Maryland police Officer Amy Caprio is being laid to rest. Her funeral procession included a stream of police vehicles with flashing l...

   
 

Maryland Curbs Inmate Access To Books, Citing Drug Smug...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland is limiting the access prison inmates have to books, saying it's necessary to keep drugs from entering state prisons. The...

   
 

Alberto It Is: First Named Tropical System Chugs Toward...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

MIAMI (AP) — A storm moving slowly through the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, mudslides, and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Flo...

   
 

Parshas Naso / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Parshas Naso / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – May 25, 2018 Parshas: Naso Today:    11 Sivan    Chatzos: 1:04 PM...

   
 

Russia’s Ex-US Envoy: Trump Wants Better Ties Wit...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — "Toxic" political infighting is preventing U.S. President Donald Trump from improving relations with Moscow, Russia's forme...

   
 

NJ Child Bride Bill Pulled At Last Moment Over Jewish R...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Trenton, NJ - A proposed bill that would have banned marriage in New Jersey for anyone under the age of 18 has been tabled for now, reportedly due to religious ...

   
 

E-Cigarettes Disappoint In A Workplace Quit-Smoking Stu...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

It's a big question for smokers and policymakers alike: Do electronic cigarettes help people quit? In a large study of company wellness programs, e-cigaret...

   
 

Baltimore County Council Appoints New County Executive

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD — The Baltimore County Council voted unanimously Thursday afternoon on its new county executive. The decision came two weeks after Baltim...

   
 

Dalya Attar on Crime

Article by BJLIfe/Dalya Attar | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 25, 2018 - Shock waves were sent around the state this week with the tragic death of a policewoman, murdered by juveniles who killed her wit...

   
 

Embracing Our Elders As A Caring Community

Article by JCS | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 25, 2018 - Jewish Community Services (JCS) invites the entire community to its annual meeting and special program, Embracing our Elders as a...

   
 

Gentlemen, Sling Your Mud!

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Winston Churchill famously cited the sentiment that “democracy is the worst form of government, except for all those other forms that have been tried from tim...

   
 

Trump Tells Grads 'You Don't Give Up, You Don...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland (AP) — President Donald Trump stressed the United States' military might as he addressed graduates at the United States Naval Academy...

   
 

Funeral This Morning To Honor Slain Maryland Police Off...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

Joppa, MD (AP) — May 25, 2018 - The governor of Maryland, the Baltimore County police chief and the mother of a 29-year-old officer killed in the line of duty...

   
 

Toronto: IED Explosion In Canadian Restaurant Wounds 15...

Article by AP | Published 05/25/18 | Comments (0)

TORONTO (AP) — An explosion caused by an "improvised explosive device" ripped through an Indian restaurant in a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wou...

   
 

Officials Trade Blame After Teen Arrested In Baltimore ...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE (AP) — A police officer crushed by a stolen Jeep isn't even buried yet, and already authorities in Maryland are blaming each other for having a...

   
 

Parhsas Naso - Consistency is a Better Teacher Than Chu...

Article by BJLife/Reb Dovid Fink | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

The beginning of Sefer Bamidbar is truly a magical time.  Klal Yisroel has received the Torah.  They have been given instructions for and built the Mi...

   
 

Parhsas Naso - It’s All Yours!

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

One of the greatest gifts we received as a nation is teshuva, the ability to repent for our sins. Requisite to repentance is the need to admit with utter honest...

   
 

NTSB: All New School Buses Need to Be Fitted With Seat ...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal transportation panel on Tuesday recommended to states that all new large school buses be equipped with both lap and shoulder...

   
 

Jury Says Samsung Must Pay $539M For Copying Parts Of I...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure peo...

   
 

Do 529 Plans REALLY Help for Day School Tuition? YES!!!

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Ariel Sadwin | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Apr. 20, 2018 - Over the last couple of years, Maryland’s private school community has had a healthy taste of state funded tuition assistance ...

   
 

Watch - Dershowitz: Trump Had No Choice But To Walk Aw...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Harvard Law professor says President Trump knows how to make a deal. Legal expert reacts to the White house pulling out of the summit with Kim Jong Un. ...

   
 

Teen Gets Jail for Vandalizing Jewish Cemetery

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

GOSHEN - The swastikas and words spray-painted at the Beth Shalom Cemetery were more than vandalism, they were a sacrilege committed against hallowed ground and...

   
 

Following Symbolic Vote To Oust Felder, He Says: I Repr...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

New York - A day after a resolution was passed by the Democratic convention symbolically removing him from the party, Senator Simcha Felder has vowed to continu...

   
 

Gut Check: Swallowed Capsule Could Spot Trouble, Send A...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Scientists have developed a swallowed capsule packed with tiny electronics and millions of genetically engineered living cells that might someday be used to spo...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - May 24, 2018 - 10 Sivan - Tear In ...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

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Shidduch Fraud

Article by Larry Gordon/5TJT | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Why is it that in these somewhat advanced and contemporary times we  allow the idea of seeking matrimonial matches for our children — shidduchim&nbs...

   
 

US Forecasters Expect 10-16 Tropical Storms In Active S...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. government forecasters said Thursday that they were expecting an active Atlantic hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adm...

   
 

Baltimore City Summer Youth Curfew Starts Memorial Day ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 24, 2018 —  Friday, May 25th marks the beginning of Baltimore City’s summer youth curfew. Through August 26th, youth under the age ...

   
 

LAVI – Creating A Global Jewish Movement

Article by BJLife/Toby Klein Greenwald | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Bringing creative and intellectual dialogue to students and young adults While Israelis are zigzagging between celebrating a 70th Independence Day birthday wh...

   
 

Wednesday, May 24, 2018 - They are Back..Again! Mission...

Article by BJLife News Room | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (10)

Baltimore, MD - May 24, 2018 - 11:06AM -The Missionaries are currently distributing their materials in the area of Indian Village  but will most likely be...

   
 

Watch: Magical Orthodox Jewish Dentist Takes Internet b...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Passaic, NJ - An Orthodox Jewish dentist from Passaic, New Jersey has found himself in the media spotlight after a video he posted of himself doing a magic tric...

   
 

Face the Facts: Don't Suppress Them

Article by Rabbi Jonathan Rosenblum | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

The left behaves more and more like a cult My brother recently sent me a three-hour video of the Weinstein brothers, Eric and Bret, in conversation. Eric, the ...

   
 

The Darrell D. Friedman Institute Presents Jewish Commu...

Article by The Associated | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 24, 2018 - The Darrell D. Friedman Institute for professional Development at the Weinberg Center (DFI), a program of The Associated: Jewish ...

   
 

Trump Cancels North Korean Summit, Citing 'Tremend...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is canceling the planned June 12 summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing the "tremendous anger and open ho...

   
 

Joyous Simcha at Pre-Shavuos Hachnosas Sefer Torah for ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 18, 2018 - Sunday, May 13, marked a milestone event as Yeshiva Gedolah Ohr Hatorah celebrated its first ever Hachnosas Sefer Torah. The new ...

   
 

TAke Me Out to the Ballpark (Photo Essay)

Article by BJL Staff | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 23, 2018 –   After teaching a unit about OBP (on-base percentage) and ERA (Earned run Average) to her TA 6th grade Math classe...

   
 

Parhsas Naso - Proper Actions and Elevated Intentions

Article by Rabbi Yosef Tropper | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

1) Oil and Frankincense The pasuk (Bamidbar 5:15) talks about the Sotah who was brought to the Beis Hamikdash in order to determine whether she was guilty or ...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - May 23, 2018 - 9 Sivan - Appropr...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

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TONIGHT!: Isaac Klein Invites The Community To Meet &am...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 23, 2018 - Come meet Ivan Bates, Esq. a strong candidate for the States Attorney For Baltimore City. The current situation of high crime and...

   
 

Beacon School "Abandoned its Educational Mission, ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD, May 23, 2018 — Claiming the school had "abandoned its educational mission," a 1000-strong rabbinic organization, the Coalition for Jewish Value...

   
 

Lakewood: Barnabas Health Suspends Bigoted Doctor Just ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Within hours of TLS publishing the troubling comments of Frank Machiaverna, a Physician Advisor at RWJ Barnabas Health, his employer tells TLS th...

   
 

2 Of 3 Teen Suspects Ordered Held Without Bail

Article by AP | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Two of the three teens most recently charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Baltimore County police officer have been ordered h...

   
 

FDA Warns Teething Medicines Unsafe, Wants Them Off She...

Article by AP | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials warned parents Wednesday about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a popular numbing ingredient and asked...

   
 

One Shot Can be All it Takes to Win!

Article by BJLIfe/Kalman Finkelstein | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 23, 2018 - There is a concept in voting with which I'm sure most are familar called single shooting. This means only voting for your ca...

   
 

Man Indicted in Beating of Jewish Man In Crown Heights

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez today announced that a 40-year-old man has been indicted on charges of strangulation and assault as hate...

   
 

Jewish N.Y. Lawyer Apologizes For Rant About Spanish Sp...

Article by Washington Post · Eli R... | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

The New York lawyer propelled to ignominy after a video showed him making xenophobic remarks at a deli apologized Tuesday in a brief statement, saying the video...

   
 

Additional Suspects in Officer Caprio's Murder Wai...

Article by BCPD | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County, Md - May 23, 2018 - Three additional suspects in the murder of Officer Caprio have been automatically waived to adult status, charged with 1st...

   
 

AP Interview: Phelps Says Mental Health Is New Passion

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

Michael Phelps was hanging at the pool on Tuesday. No, he's not planning another comeback. He's got a bigger goal to tackle. Mental health. After ...

   
 

Successors of Vizhnitzer Rebbe of Monsey Ask that Their...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

The eight new Vizhnitz-Monsey Rebbes have issued a statement expressing their wish to follow in the ways of their father, the previous Vizhnitzer Rebbe of Monse...

   
 

Judge Sides With Parents, Boots Adult Son From New York...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — In a real-life case of "Failure to Launch," an upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents'...

   
 

Mrs. Aliza Grund, Z'L, Long-Time President of N&rs...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing on Erev Shabbos of Mrs. Aliza Grund a”h. Mrs. Grund was the president of...

   
 

LifeBridge Notifies Patients After Information Exposed ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

LifeBridge Health is notifying more than a half million patients after malware was found on a server that contained electronic medical records. The breach, whi...

   
 

4 Teens Arrested After Baltimore Co. Police Officer Kil...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

Four suspects are in custody after a Baltimore County police officer died Monday afternoon following an encounter in the Perry Hall area.  The officer, id...

   
 

3 More Teens Arrested After Death Of Female Officer Amy...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Baltimore County say three additional teenagers have been taken into custody after a female officer was killed. Baltimo...

   
 

Records: Teen Suspect Said He 'Drove At' Mary...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three o...

   
 

Amazon Reportedly Banning Customers Who Make Too Many R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

Amazon is taking drastic measures to punish customers that abuse its returns policy. The online retailer is closing the accounts of customers who return too ma...

   
 

Vishnitzer Rebbe Addresses Phones & Technology Agai...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN The Vishnitzer Rebbe Shlita announce he forbids persons to take pictures in his beis medrash. The rebbe addressed the issue during the...

   
 

Teen Arrested Following Maryland Officer's Death

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Police say a teen has been arrested after the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects are sti...

   
 

US Readies Mideast Peace Plan, But Threatens Palestinia...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further a...

   
 

New Starbucks Policy: No Purchase Needed To Sit In Cafe...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks announced a new policy Saturday that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don't buy anything. ...

   
 

US Postal Service Issuing Scratch-And-Sniff Stamps

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

Letter writers will soon be able to express their sentiments in words and smells. The U.S. Postal Service announced Monday that it will soon issue its first sc...

   
 

Manhunt For Suspects In Baltimore Area After Officer�...

Article by AP | Published 05/22/18 | Comments (0)

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Police backed by aircraft and trained dogs scoured a greater Baltimore suburb into the early hours Tuesday, seeking suspects believed a...

   
 

BDE: Mrs. Alicia Tron, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 22, 2018 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of  Mrs.Alicia Tron, z’l, mother of...

   
 

Is Your Food Safe?

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

We spend a lot of time thinking about and talking about nutrition and calories.  Is this food fattening?  Is that good for us? How processed is this?&...

   
 

Watch: HaRav Yisroel Reisman, shlita, Speaks to the Bal...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 18, 2018 - The Baltimore community welcomed HaRav Yisroel Reisman, shlita, Rosh Yeshiva of Torah Vodaas, pulpit rabbi, noted author, and pop...

   
 

Baltimore's Former Top Cop Makes Initial Court App...

Article by AP | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The last time Darryl De Sousa raised his hand and swore under oath he was being authorized as Baltimore's top police commander. On Monda...

   
 

Baltimore County Police Search Past Nightfall For Suspe...

Article by AP | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Rifle-toting police swarmed into a Baltimore suburb where a female officer was fatally injured Monday, searching for suspects believed ...

   
 

Mark Your Calendar! TA’s First Ever Community Sha...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 21, 2018 - TA is proud to announce that they will be hosting TA’s first ever Community Shabbos, Shabbos Parshas Shelach, June 8-9, 2018, e...

   
 

Important Letter to the Baltimore Community from the Va...

Article by Vaad HaRabbonim of Baltimore | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 18, 2018- Reposted upon request:Baltimore, MD - Jan. 19, 2018 - Reposted upon request: Baltimore, MD - June 9, 2016 - Important Letter to t...

   
 

Parshas Bamidbar - Every person Matters

Article by BJLife/Reb Dovid Fink | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Parshas Bamidbar commences with the tziva from Hashem to once again take a census of Bnei Yisroel.  (Bamidbar 1:2) Hashem is very explicit that the census ...

   
 

US Stock Indexes Cap Choppy Trading Week With A Mixed F...

Article by AP | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Despite a choppy week of trading and a mixed finish for U.S. stocks, the market extended its recent streak of relative calm Friday. The S&P 500, the market...

   
 

Fire Destroys Building At Oorah’s Boy Zone As Hun...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

THE FOLLOWING IS VIA YWN A fire destroyed a building at Oorah’s Boy Zone, just as hundreds of guests were arriving for Shabbos / Yom Tov. The fire...

   
 

Singer Avraham Fried Turned Down Embassy Invite Due To ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Legendary singer Avraham Fried turned down an invitation to sing the Shehecheyanu during the US Embassy transfer ceremony because he had already been booked for...

   
 

US Approves 1st Drug Developed To Prevent Chronic Migra...

Article by AP | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators Thursday approved the first drug designed to prevent chronic migraines. The Food and Drug Administration's action c...

   
 

Police: Crown Heights Barber Throws Angry Customer Thro...

Article by AP | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a stylist at a Brooklyn barbershop threw a client through the front window after he complained about his haircut. According to the...

   
 

"Libelous and a Disgrace:" Rabbis Deplore Fal...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD, May 18, 2018 — Echoing language used by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV) said today that it is "deeply di...

   
 

Daily Dvar Halacha - May 18, 2018 - 4 Sivan - The Amazi...

Article by Rabbi Yitzchok Dinovitzer | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

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This Shabbos is the Preakness: Beware of Rowdy Individu...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 17, 2018 - This Shabbos, May 19, is the annual running of the Preakness. In past years, following the race, there have been some rowdy indiv...

   
 

Bamidbar / Shavuos - What's In It For Us??

Article by Reb Eliezer Bulka | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Although I am only covering Shavous in the shtikle, please explore the many intriguing blog posts on Bemidbar below: The midrash (Mechilta Yisro 5, Sifrei V’...

   
 

Watch: Daf Yomi Commission of Agudath Israel of America...

Article by Agudath Israel of America | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Kad Yasvun from Agudath Israel on Vimeo. ...

   
 

Parshas Bamidbar - Back to the Womb

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

The angels sought to prevent the giving of the Torah to Moshe by exclaiming to Hashem, מה לילוד אשה בינינו, “what is one born from a woman amo...

   
 

Parshas Bamidbar (and Shavuos) – Baltimore Zmani...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Parshas Bamidbar (and Shavuos) –  Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP! Baltimore, MD – May 18, 2018 Omer 48 Parshas: Bamidbar    Today:  ...

   
 

Checking Out… and Checking In

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Dr. David Goodall is no longer with us. The 104-year-old scientist traveled to Switzerland from his home in Australia last week, weary of life and in a wheelch...

   
 

A Pre-Shavuos Review of Basic Halachos of Basar b'...

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Dovid Heber | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

One of the best known halachos of kashrus is that one may not eat meat and milk together.  One of the reasons that kosher symbols incor...

   
 

BDE: Martin Cohen, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 17, 2018 - It is with great sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah  Mr. Martin Cohen, z’l, husba...

   
 

Shavuos: 10 Reasons for Greenery

Article by Rabbi Yosef Tropper | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Let’s gain an understanding about the custom of putting out greenery for Shavuos in a way that impacts our kabalas hatorah. Much of the material I drew from w...

   
 

Sefiras Haomer

Article by BJLife/Reb Dovid Fink | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

One can look in the Torah and find the exact dates on which Rosh Hashana (Vayikra 23:24), Yom Kippur (23:27), Succos (23:34), Shmini Atzeres (23:36) and Pesach ...

   
 

Mom Of Illinois School Shooting Suspect Says He Was Bul...

Article by AP | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

DIXON, Ill. (AP) — The mother of the teenager charged with firing shots at a northern Illinois high school says he was ostracized and bullied by classmates. ...

   
 

Kamenetz's Running Mate Has Hours To Decide Maryla...

Article by AP | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The running mate of a Maryland gubernatorial candidate who died suddenly last week has hours to decide whether she'll run for gover...

   
 

Multiple People Hurt After School Bus, Dump Truck Crash

Article by AP | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) — A school bus and dump truck have collided on a New Jersey highway and multiple people are injured, according to police. The school b...

   
 

Person Of Interest Questioned In Borough Park Attempted...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - A person of interest is in custody in connection with the attempted kidnappings of two boys walking home from school in Brooklyn within a span of...

   
 

BDE: KJ Boy Dies After Being Poisoned By Toxic Product,...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Kiryas Joel, NY - A four year old Kiryas Joel boy died Tuesday morning after being apparently poisoned by a common household cleaning agent. A law enforcement ...

   
 

MDOT SHA Responding to Flooded Areas (Travel Advisory)

Article by MDOT SHA | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Crews Clearing Drainage Systems, Helping to Clear Downed Trees from Roadways (May 17, 2018) – The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Adminis...

   
 

Flash Flooding Wreaks Havoc In Frederick County

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Frederick County officials are urging motorists to use caution Wednesday driving in the area after more than a half-foot of rain flooded several roads during Tu...

   
 

Why is the State Central Committee Vote So important? A...

Article by BJLIfe/Kalman Finkelstein | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 17, 2018 - I've been asked many times to explain exactly what the State Central Committee does. This position , which myself and three...

   
 

Flood Watch Issued Until Friday Evening

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/18 | Comments (0)

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for much of Maryland until Friday evening. WEATHER | RADAR | HOURLY FORECAST Rain wi...