Helene Bortz is planning her next family vacation. A mom of four grown boys and the director of a non-profit, Bortz enjoys traveling the world with her physician husband, and likes to visit at least one or two new countries every year.
Rena Udkoff | News | Thursday, August 4
The schoolâ€™s parents bequeathed it the name â€śOsher,â€ť meaning both happiness and wealth, reflecting the joy and enrichment Osher provides.
Dvora Lakein | News | Monday, August 1
After being displaced from their campus Chabad House digs for some three years, hundreds of Jewish students who find a haven at Chabad of McGill University are finally settling back into their newly remodeled Chabad House
Rena Greenberg | News | Thursday, July 28
One day, after arming soldiers with maps, he watched them enter their armored personnel vehicles and drive off on a routine mission. As he watched them on the grainy screen, the two vehicles hit an IED [roadside bomb]. Thirteen comrades, including a dear childhood friend, were murdered.
Dvora Lakein | News | Monday, July 25
The other day I heard someone say Chabad was â€śa humanitarian Jewish organization.â€ť I cringed. She had just come from an event promoting a â€śgroundswell of transformative social good.â€ť One of the stage props was a larger-than-life photo of the Rebbe.
Baila Olidort | News | Thursday, July 21
Hungarian-born Jewish children may not appreciate the rich background to their summer camp experience. An old synagogue in MĂˇd that has stood empty and dilapidated for over seven decades will, come next week, serve as their camp base.
Rena Udkoff | News | Wednesday, July 20
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The 20th of Av marks the 72nd year since the passing of the Rebbe's father, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson.
Staff Writer | News | Wednesday, August 24
The Jewish community of West Orange, NJ participated in the dedication of Chabadâ€™s new center, June 14. The center is located at 401 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange.
News | Sunday, June 19
This year, 30 members of EnerJew gathered in Moscow to work on their new project, SummerJew, which will see these same camps staffed with local EnerJew members.
Etti Krinsky | News | Tuesday, June 7
A two-acre property down the block from the University of Central Florida campus will soon see a a three million dollar facility go up. The space, conducive to their growing community of about 6,000 Jewish students, will reflect the vision of Rabbi Chaim and Rivkie Lipskier.
Etti Krinsky | News | Thursday, May 5
The fast growth of Chabad of Buckhurst Hill prompted three moves until most recently, they moved into new premises, a space five times bigger than their previous one.
Staff Writer | News | Tuesday, May 3
For the past 21 years, the Weisses have worked with the South Florida community nearby the university, but struggled trying to establish a Chabad presence on the campus.
Etti Krinsky | News | Sunday, April 17
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