Jewbellish: The 2014 Hanukkah Oil Shortage

Jewbelish Hanukah

This weeks episode of Jewbelish the news: This time, the Greeks have not claimed responsibility for the shortage – caused by the huge Israeli oil spill. Here’s a Jewbellish The News exclusive interview with the one in charge of fixing the spill. In other news: Hanukkah wrapping paper scandal; Biden

mazel tov engagement

With gratitude to Hashem we are pleased to announce the engagement of our children Nati Zilberstein to Ashley (Talia) Torkan. Please join us in celebration at the Vort B’Ezrat Hashem on Tuesday night, December 23rd from 6-10 pm at our home, 4709 Noeline Ave, Encino 91436. Mazal Tov and Chag

Bringing the Light of Channukah to Israel’s Widows and Orphans


The oldest continuously running social welfare organization in Israel, Colel Chabad, is hosting its annual retreat for 260 orphans and widows this Channukah. For the past ten years, Colel Chabad and has organized a variety of therapeutic activities specifically designed for children who have lost parents in recent years, as

Families of Fallen Heroes Share in Chanukah Joy


The families of five young IDF soldiers from Jerusalem who were killed this summer in the Gaza war, joined by more than 1,000 Israelis and visitors, gathered near the Jaffa Gate to the Old City on Tuesday night—for a very moving ceremony on the first night of Chanukah. A huge Chanukah menorah was constructed in

mazel tov baby girl

Mazel Tov to   Drs. Atara & Dael Geft and the entire family on the birth of a baby girl!    May Atara and Dael merit to raise her to Torah, chupah, and maasim tovim!  

Baruch Dayan Haemet

It is with great sadness that we inform the community of the passing of   Dr. Esther Rose Lowy, Esther Roiza Bas Yitzchok Dov,Beloved wife of Rudolph Lowy, Beloved Mother of Ellie Lowy, Ephraim Lowy, Mindi Weinberg, Tova Pfeffer, Devorah Pelman, Naphtali Lowy, Shuli Lowy, Chaim Lowy, Beloved sister of Avrohom “Avi” Freilich KEVURAH:

TheShmuz on the Parsha – Va’yigash


TheShmuz on the Parsha – Va’yigash When JFK shot

Hero Sheriff Prevents Suicide

Hero Sheriff

Hero #LASD Transit Deputy saves a distraught women in the San Fernando Valley  A quick thinking LA County Transit Policing Division deputy saved the life of a woman attempting to commit suicide by jumping in front of a Metrolink commuter train on Friday December 19th, 2014, at approximately 11:30 AM.

3-year-old Girl Reunited with Her Father

3 year -old girl

An investigation was underway Sunday after a 3-year-old was reunited with her father after she was found alone at the Grove shopping center in L.A.’s Fairfax neighborhood the previous day. She was reunited with her father Sunday, LAPD stated in a news release around 2:40 p.m. …………….   Parking attendants said

URGENT! LAPD Needs Help in Locating Parent of 3 Year-Old Girl

3 year -old girl

LAPD Seeks Public Help in locating parent or guardian of found 3 year-old girl in Fairfax area photos attached   Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department looking for parent or guardian of a 3 year-old little girl who was abandoned at the Grove shopping center in the Fairfax area yesterday