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BDE: Mr. Sirous Golfeiz, Z’L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/19/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 19, 2019 - It is with deep sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah Mr. Sirous Golfeiz, Z’L, brother of...

   
 

Watch: Video #2: TA's Campus is NextLevel! (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/19/19 | Comments (0)

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Happening Now: Shabsi's Judaica/Shomrei Emunah Ann...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/19/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 19, 2019 - Be sure to visit Shabsi's Judaica Center where everything is on sale from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. For an additional 5% off you...

   
 

BDE: Rabbi Yaakov Pollak, Z'L

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/19/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 14, 2019 - It is with deep sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah Rabbi Yaakov Pollak, Z’L, husband o...

   
 

Thank You County Councilman Izzy Patoka for Your Assist...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/18/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 18, 2019 - The Baltimore Jewish community wishes to thank County Councilman Izzy Patoka for his critical assistance ensuring that necessary ...

   
 

Kiddush Levana Alert

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/18/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 18, 2019 -  10:38 PM -    Now is an ideal time to recite Kiddush Levana. Last time is  2:11 AM Sunday.  ...

   
 

Emergency Eruv Notice with Explainer Video

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

BS'D This text approved by Rabbi Moshe Heinemann   Thursday, May 16, 2019, Parashas Emor, EMERGENCY ERUV NOTICE   Effective immediately, it...

   
 

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

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 17, 2019 - This Shabbos, May 18, is the annual running of the Preakness. In past years, following the race, there have been some rowdy indiv...

   
 

Police: Boy, 2, Disappears With Father, Who Is Wanted

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Have you seen Joseph Thomas Fields III? Police said the child is believed to be with his father. A 2-year-old is missing from the Randallstown area, and poli...

   
 

Maryland State Police Step Up Enforcement Of 2 Laws

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

As the "Click It or Ticket" campaign begins, Maryland State Police will be watching for seat belts and specifically enforcing one other law. It takes just two ...

   
 

Mazel Tov To Avromi And Avigayil Reinfeld On The Birth ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 17,  2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Avromi and Avigayil Reinfeld on the birth of a daughter. Mazel Tov grandparents Rabbi Yos...

   
 

Mazel Tov to Yisroel Klein and Mati Penfil on their Eng...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -  May 17, 2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Yisroel Klein and Mati Penfil (Lakewood) on their engagement. Mazel Tov Mr. Ari & Mrs...

   
 

Hideous Headline

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

On the first day of Pesach, Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib offered the “Jewish sisters and brothers” among her constituents Passover greetings, accom...

   
 

Maryland Food Bank Officers Visit Ahavas Yisrael Wareho...

Article by BJLife/Eli W. Schlossberg | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 17, 2019 - Last night our dynamic City Councilman, Yitzy Schleifer brought the CEO of the Maryland Food Bank, Carmen Del Guercio...

   
 

Parshas Emor /Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Parshas Emor /Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!   Baltimore, MD – May 17, 2019 Omer 27 Parshas: Emor: 12 Iyar Chatzos: 1:03 PM Hadlakas Nairos: 7:57 P...

   
 

Mazel Tov to Shana Wax and Moshe Toiv on their Engageme...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 17, 2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Shana Wax and Moshe Toiv (NY) on their engagement יה"ר שיזכו לבנות בית נאמן...

   
 

Watch: The Yom Hashishi Series Parshas Emor Featuring R...

Article by Agudath Israel of America | Published 05/17/19 | Comments (0)

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Parshas Emor - An Eye For An Eye

Article by BJLife/Reb Dovid Fink | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

At the end of Parshas Emor, the Torah conveys the tragic story of the “Ben Ish Mitzri”, the son of a Jewish woman, Shulamis Bas Divri from Shevet Dan and an...

   
 

Parshas Emor & Lag Ba'omer 5779

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 05/16/19 | 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 memor...

   
 

First Measles Outbreak Declared By Montreal Public Heal...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

The Montreal Public Health Department has declared the city’s first community measles outbreak in years after a girl contracted the highly contagious disease ...

   
 

Parshas Emor - It's Not Fair!

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Life is filled with disappointment. Inevitably we each face loss of loved ones during our sojourn on this earth. We often must deal with the difficulties of in...

   
 

Updated as of May 16, 4:09 PM - BDE: Harold Cohen, Z&rs...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 10, 2019 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah of  Harold Cohen, Z’L, father of Mr...

   
 

Baltimore Creates Cybersecurity Review Panel Following ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott announced the creation of a Committee on Cybersecurity and Emergency Preparedness on Thursday, as the city w...

   
 

Multiple Shootings Overnight In Baltimore City And Coun...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Police are investigating multiple shootings that occurred overnight in Baltimore city and eastern Baltimore County. One of which, was fatal.   In the...

   
 

New Baltimore Health Commissioner Has Ambitious Agenda

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — Two months on the job, Baltimore's new health commissioner is discussing her vision for a healthier city. Dr. Letitia Dzirasa sat down with...

   
 

Were Warnings About City Government Cybersecurity Misse...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD —Were warnings about the need for stronger cybersecurity in Baltimore City government missed? The city's systems remain hobbled by an 8-da...

   
 

Parshat Emor: Torah from Israel / Walking out the Door ...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Taragin | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Parshat Emor portrays the scathing blasphemy of an unnamed Jew whose pedigree was questioned. This desecration of G-d’s name threatens communal sanctity and t...

   
 

Olszewski Says Cell Phone Tax Will Be Reworked; 'T...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr. said his budget process required "some tough choices." Speaking about an unpopular proposal to tax individua...

   
 

MARC Penn Line Service Suspended Between Baltimore And ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 16, 2019 - ALL MARC **PENN LINE** SERVICE between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. has been SUSPENDED because a pedestrian was struck by a tra...

   
 

I-95 Northbound Closed in Laurel

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 16, 2019 : ***I-95 Northbound Closed in Laurel*** + TRACTOR TRAILER CRASH / FIRE + I 95 NORTHBOUND MAIN LANES are CLOSED at MD 200/ICC. ...

   
 

Councilman Says Recovery From Ransomware Attack Could T...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/19 | Comments (0)

A Baltimore City councilman said Wednesday he's been told recovery from the ransomware attack on city government could take anywhere from three weeks to th...

   
 

Watch Sivan Rahav Meir: The Inspiring Story of Holocaus...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

This is definitely one of the most incredible stories I've ever reported. The inspiring story of Holocaust survivor, Marta Motzen, a'h, mother of a fa...

   
 

Bring Your Shabbos Table Alive with Your Own Copy of &l...

Article by ACHIM | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 2019 - Every Shabbos table offers every Jewish family an incredible opportunity by which they can share their joy for Shabbos, for Yiddishke...

   
 

Bikur Cholim of Baltimore Annual Brunch this Sunday May...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 15, 2019 - Bikur Cholim of Baltimore is proud to announce that we will once again be hosting our annual Gaining through Giving – The Laure...

   
 

OP-ED: In Baltimore, Police Officers Are the Bad Guys W...

Article by Baynard Woods and Brandon Sode... | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

There have been 11 homicides in Baltimore since the start of May, pushing the number of homicides in 2019 past 100. The hardscrabble, postindustrial city o...

   
 

OP-ED: Vaccination Is Not An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Hang...

Article by Dr. Daniel Berman & Awi Federg... | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

In this year’s U.S. measles outbreak, parts of Brooklyn and Rockland County have experienced two-thirds of the reported 704 infections. The media generall...

   
 

One Week Later: Baltimore Government Still Fighting Ran...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore City officials still attempting to recover from last week's RobinHood ransomware attack, but it could be weeks before the city regains ...

   
 

Watch: Turning To A Lantzman, City Appeals To Chasidic ...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - Hoping to boost immunization rates and halt the measles outbreak that has continued spreading throughout the city’s Jewish neighborhoods, Mayor...

   
 

Listen to Rabbi Moshe Hauer - Parshas Emor - Received &...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 05/15/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 14, 2019 - In this shiur we speak about the difference between the hebrew words amirah and dibur. Maamaros&nbs...

   
 

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner De Sousa Reports T...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Former Baltimore police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa is now a federal inmate. De Sousa reported Monday to the Federal Correctional Institution at Fairton, in F...

   
 

Baltimore Co. Lawmakers Uneasy With Cell Phone Tax Prop...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Two Baltimore County councilmembers say they're hearing opposition from constituents to a proposed tax on cell phone lines. Last month, Baltimore County E...

   
 

Israel’s Health Ministry To Take Legal Action Aga...

Article by JPost | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

The Health Ministry is expected to take legal action against two doctors who advised thousands of patients to not get vaccinated, according to Israel Hayom. Thi...

   
 

BDE: Stacie Shulman, a'h

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 14, 2019 - It is with deep sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah Stacie Shulman, a’h, mother of Ian ...

   
 

Maryland Climbs In Best States Rankings: U.S. News &...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

U.S. News & World Report released its third annual rankings of the best states in the country. See how Maryland fared. MARYLAND — Maryland ranked high on...

   
 

Rabbi Asher Weiss: Halacha Obligates Vaccination

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Rabbi Asher Weiss, one of the leading halachik authorities of the generation, participated in the biennial convention of the Conference of European Rabbis in An...

   
 

YKY/TI Alumni Event for Mesivta and 1st and 2nd year Be...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 14, 2019 - Nearly 200 alumni came together for YKY/TI’s Alumni Event for mesivta and 1st and 2nd year beis medrash-aged bochurim on Sunday...

   
 

Chodosh In Chutz La'aretz - Nu, So, What Is New?

Article by Rabbi Yirmiyahu Kaganoff | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

The laws of Chodosh Question #1: New mitzvah?! "When I was young, I do not think I ever heard about a prohibition called chodosh, or that something was yoshon...

   
 

Misaskim Maryland Partners with other Chapters to Ensur...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/14/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 14, 2019 - Another day at Misaskim, another great accomplishment! When nine year old Refoel Goldberg, Z'L, from Montreal was niftar y...

   
 

Updated as of May 13, 10:07 PM - BDE: Dr. Aaron Weissbe...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 13, 2019 - It is with deep sadness that BaltimoreJewishLife.com informs the community of the petirah Dr. Aaron Weissberg, Z’L, father of...

   
 

Watch: Press Release & Video #1: TA is NextLevel! (...

Article by TA | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 13, 2019 - For over 102 years, Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim–Talmudical Academy has been serving the Baltimore community. Thousands of curre...

   
 

Rabbi Chaim Goldberger Greets VP Mike Pence in Minneapo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD, May 13, 2019 —   Rabbi Chaim Goldberger, Rabbi Emeritus at Kenesseth Israel Congregation in Minneapolis and Regional Ambassador of th...

   
 

Shortened Eating Time

Article by Rabbi Berach Steinfeld | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

The Torah tells us in Vayika, Perek Chof Gimmel, posuk chof zayin that the tenth day of Tishrei is Yom Kippur and one has to practice the five ...

   
 

Maryland Raises Legal Tobacco Purchasing Age To 21

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

The legal age to buy tobacco and nicotine products in Maryland will be raised from 18 to 21, and the state will add vaping devices to the list of tobacco produc...

   
 

Tzipora Einbinder, OCA 7th Grade Student, Named as Winn...

Article by Lanie Carter/Ohr Chadash Acade... | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 13, 2019 - Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA) is excited to announce that seventh grade student, Tzipora Einbinder, has been selected as a winner in ...

   
 

Measles Outbreak Tops 830 Cases Across The Country

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

The number of measles cases in the U.S. has reached 839 across 23 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as outbreaks across the c...

   
 

U.S. Records 75 New Measles Cases, 9.8% Increase, As Ou...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

New York - The United States recorded 75 new cases of the measles in the last week, totaling 839 cases in the country’s worst outbreak of the virus since 1994...

   
 

Updated as of Sunday, May 12, @ 1:03 PM - BDE: Mr. Mich...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Updated as of Sunday, May 12, @ 1:03 PM -  Shiva begins in Baltimore 1:30 PM Sunday###Baltimore, MD – May 9, 2019 - It is with sadness that BaltimoreJewi...

   
 

Tonight: Join Councilmen Izzy Patoka & Isaac Yitzy ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/13/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 13, 2019 - Join Councilmen Izzy Patoka (Baltimore County) & Isaac 'Yitzy' Schleifer (Baltimore City) for a Regional Town Hall ...

   
 

BaHaB Begins Monday; What Is It?

Article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman | Published 05/13/19 | 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 ...

   
 

Mazel Tov to Baruch Rosenbluth and Miriam Fisher on the...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/12/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD -  May 12, 2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Baruch Rosenbluth and Miriam Fisher (Chicago) on their Engagement. Mazel Tov Ronnie &...

   
 

Watch: Hespedim for Rabbi Ari Neuberger, ZTL (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/11/19 | Comments (0)

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Parshas Kedoshim - A 'Friend'ly Rebuke

Article by Reb Eliezer Bulka | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

This week's parsha may be short but it also contains the highest mitzvah density (or mitzvos-per-pasuk, 0.8 if you're counting) of any parsha. Perhaps...

   
 

Measles Outbreak: Opposition to Vaccine Extends Well Be...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

Noah Abdullah hasn’t immunized his 4-year-old son, Michael, saying that he’d read vaccines might be “no good” and that he’d “rather do natural t...

   
 

Parshas Kedoshim / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

Parshas Kedoshim / Baltimore Zmanim / Eruv is UP!   Baltimore, MD – May 10, 2019 Omer 20 Parshas: Kedoshim Today:    5 Iyar Chatzos: ...

   
 

State: More Marylanders Died From Fentanyl Overdoses La...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

More than 2,300 Marylanders died from drug overdoses last year, an increase of about 5% from the year before, health officials said. The number of Marylanders ...

   
 

Watch: The Yom Hashishi Series Parshas Kedoshim Featuri...

Article by Agudath Israel of America | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

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Rabbi Avi Shafran: Bad Times, Good Times

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

The third one, at least for me, did the trick. The third New York Times apology, that is. The venerated publication, as most readers know by now, not...

   
 

Young Officially Sworn In As Baltimore Mayor

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

At his official swearing-in Thursday, Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young urged Baltimore residents to "remain tough" and pursue the "unique opportunity to right this...

   
 

Update Coming On Baltimore City Ransomware Attack, City...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/10/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young said he plans to update residents and employees Friday on the ransomware attack that crippled city government ...

   
 

Parshas Kedoshim - Healthy Self-Esteem

Article by R' Shaya Gross, z'l | Published 05/09/19 | 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 memor...

   
 

Bais Yaakov Baltimore's Dolphin Club Treats Jewish...

Article by BJLife/Shalomis Koffler Weinre... | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 9, 2019 - Remember the wonderful feeling you felt when you successfully did something you never did before and maybe weren’t sure you coul...

   
 

Bring Your Shabbos Table Alive with Your Own Copy of &l...

Article by ACHIM | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 2019 - Every Shabbos table offers every Jewish family an incredible opportunity by which they can share their joy for Shabbos, for Yiddishke...

   
 

Parshas Kedoshim - I'm Ready When You Are!

Article by Rabbi Zvi Teichman | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

קדושים תהיו כי קדוש אני ד' אלקיכם - ויקרא יט ב, You shall be holy, for holy am I, Hashem, your Lord G-d seems to be...

   
 

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Slammed By Family Members For Spr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., the son of Robert F. Kennedy, was criticized by members of his family for spreading “dangerous information” regarding vaccines&n...

   
 

Star-K Joy Cone Alert

Article by Star-K | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 9, 2019 - Please be advised that with the introduction of dairy products on their pareve lines, some Joy Cone products are now certified STA...

   
 

FCC Warns: Don’t Fall For The ‘One Ring&rsq...

Article by NY Post | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Don’t call back phone numbers that ring once and hang up, the Federal Communications Commission has warned. People throughout the US have been receiving “o...

   
 

Poll Finds Gov. Hogan Maintains Support, But Republican...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Gov. Larry Hogan's approval remains very high statewide, new poll numbers find, but it's unclear he would win the votes of Maryland Republicans in a t...

   
 

Young To Be Sworn In A Week After Assuming Mayor's...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/09/19 | Comments (0)

Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young is set to be sworn into office Thursday as Baltimore's permanent mayor This ceremony comes just a week after former May...

   
 

Rabbi Shmuel Silber's Yom Ha'zikaron/Yom Ha&#...

Article by Rabbi Shmuel Silber | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Dear Friends, Today we remember the 23,741 soldiers who have fallen establishing and defending the State of Israel. We all have heroes. Our personal defi...

   
 

Sponsored - Watch: Baltimore's Newest Singing &...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD – May 8, 2019 - Under the leadership of Rabbi Eli Scheller, Baltimore’s newest singing & music program for boys helps boys in grades 2-8 t...

   
 

Urgent Tefilos Needed for Young Mother of 4

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 8, 2019 - Yocheved bas Tamar Yaffa  is incredibly critical. She is a loving 25-year-old mother of 4 and needs every single tefillah as ...

   
 

Let’s Keep on Trying to Save Imri's Life

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

At his bris (circumcision), they named him Imri. He was blessed that his parents merit bringing him to the chupah (wedding canopy), a simple, often –taken-for...

   
 

Watch: CNN Reports on Impact of Measles Outbreak in Roc...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

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Community Organizations Collaborate to Provide Free Mea...

Article by Agudath Israel of America | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Agudath Israel of America, in conjunction with Hatzolah of Borough Park, Flatbush, and Williamsburg, and other community organizations and health care pro...

   
 

"The Boys' Shul" Born on Parshas Kedoshi...

Article by BJLife/ Rabbi Elchonon Oberste... | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Parshas Kedoshim includes the words “Speak to the Entire Congregation of Israel- in Hebrew Adas Bnei Yisroel.  A youth organization that existed way down...

   
 

Mazel Tov to Nechemia and Rachel Leah Golfeiz on the bi...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 8,  2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Nechemia and Rachel Leah Golfeiz (Lakewood) on the birth of a son. Mazel Tov Grandfather M...

   
 

Former Baltimore Police Colonel Nominated As County...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr. on Tuesday nominated a former top Baltimore police official who, if confirmed, would be the county's first fe...

   
 

NY Times: Trump Lost More Than $1 Billion From 1985 To ...

Article by AP | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

New York - The New York Times reported Tuesday that Donald Trump’s businesses lost more than $1 billion from 1985 to 1994, based on tax information the newspa...

   
 

UMMS Board Chair, Two Board Members Resign

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

The chairman and two other members of the board of the beleaguered University of Maryland Medical System have announced their resignations. Chairman Stephen Bu...

   
 

WJZ Fires Longtime Anchor Mary Bubala Following Controv...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

WJZ-TV on Tuesday confirmed they have parted ways with longtime anchor Mary Bubala following a controversial question to an on-air analyst. "Mary Bubala is no ...

   
 

Young: Baltimore City Servers Hit By Ransomware Attack

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/19 | Comments (0)

Some Baltimore City departments are having trouble with network and email access on Tuesday after what Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young said was a ransomware attac...

   
 

I-695 Shut Down In One Direction Due To Crash

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

BREAKING: All lanes were closed on I-695 in Baltimore County Tuesday after a single-vehicle crash was reported. BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD — The outer loop of the ...

   
 

Europe Measles Outbreak Infects 34,000: Travel Advisory

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

More than 34,000 Europeans were infected with the measles during the first two months of 2019, most of whom are in Ukraine but who inhabit 42 countries in all. ...

   
 

Listen to Rabbi Moshe Hauer Kedoshim - The Great Princi...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 7, 2019 - In the 2nd aliyah of Parshas Kedoshim, we learn the mitzva of V'ahavta L'reiacha Kamocha, lovin...

   
 

Torah from Israel: Redemption Under Construction

Article by Rabbi Moshe Taragin | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

BJL welcomes Rabbi Moshe Taragin and his weekly parsha themed Torah essays Repeatedly, Dovid Hamelech employs the metaphor of a tower or a fortress to portray...

   
 

Mazel Tov To Mr. & Mrs. Michoel Gross On The Birth ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 7, 2019 - BJL wishes a hearty Mazel Tov to Mr. & Mrs. Michoel Gross on the birth of a son Mazel tov grandparents Rabbi & Mrs. Aaron...

   
 

TODAY! Is Your Child Up To Date With The MMR Vaccine? B...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/07/19 | Comments (0)

May 5, 2019 Dear Community Members: We are grateful to all who have already participated in the community vaccination effort.  With Hashem’s help, ...

   
 

Brandon M. Scott, Elected Baltimore City Council Presid...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 05/06/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 6, 2019 - At the Baltimore City Council meeting held on May 6, 2019, the council elected Councilman Brandon Scott to serve as their next Pre...

   
 

Monday Night! Hespedim To Mark Shloshim of Rabbi Ari N...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/06/19 | Comments (0)

הספד מר למלאות שלשים להסתלקותו של האי גברא רבה הרב שמואל ארי' הלוי נויברגר ז"ל מעמוד...