Shabbat Tazria-Metzora – the Eruv is UP


Shabbat Tazria-Metzora The Eruv is UP The eruv is unsponsored. April 24, 2015- 5 Iyar 5775

Israeli man found bound, stabbed in trunk of E. Jerusalem car


Jerusalem – A 60-year-old Jewish man from Tel Aviv was found bound and stabbed in the trunk of a car in A-Tur, an Arab neighborhood in east Jerusalem, on Thursday night. During an overnight patrol in the area, police officers spotted a suspicious car at a check point, and approached

First Jewish App Released for New Apple Watch


Released on Wednesday night, a much-anticipated Jewish app for the watch was launched by’s app team, bringing together the 3,000-year-old Jewish calendar with the hottest new item in technology these days: wearables. The first of its kind, the “Hayom” app (Hebrew for the word “today”) for the Apple Watch

Review: Apple Watch Features Better on IPhone


Many features available on the Apple Watch are better handled on the iPhone. But as AP Technology Writer Nick Jesdanun explains, the watch is still useful when you want to keep your phone in your pocket. Via:

Israeli Knesset Members Mark Armenian Genocide in Yerevan

Armenian Archbishop Sevan (R) sits next to Greek Bishop Atallah, as they watch a live screening from Echmiadzin, Armenia, of the Church canonization of the genocide victims as saints, in the Armenian Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City.
Photo Credit: Hadas Parush/Flash90

Armenia is marking 100 years to the mass killings of Armenian people by the Ottoman Turks in commemorative ceremonies held across the country including its capital, Yerevan on Friday, April 24. Attended by world leaders including representatives from Israel, the central Yerevan ceremony paid tribute to the estimated 1.5 million

Tazria-Metzora Candle Lighting Times

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April 24, 2015-5 Iyar 5775 Tazria-Metzora Candle Lighting Times Los Angeles: 7:14 PM Brooklyn: 7:26 pm Miami: 7:30 pm Jerusalem: 6:34 pm  

Yom Haatzmaut 2015 at Yavneh


The students and staff at Yavneh were treated to an amazing experience for Yom Ha’atzmaut. The campus was completely transformed into different time periods in Israeli history. Enjoy this video which captures some of the celebration.

UN Secretary General Tries Shakshoukah


UN Secretary General Tries Shakshoukah on Israel’s 67th Independence Day Prosor to the UN Secretary General: “Shakshukah is like Israel – It’s a melting pot like our culture, It’s hot and spicy like our nature, and once you get a taste, you always come back for more.”



LOST TRIBE OF BNEI MENASHE IN NORTHEASTERN INDIA CELEBRATES ISRAEL’S 67th INDEPENDENCE DAY CHURACHANDPUR, INDIA, April 24 — More than 1,500 members of the Bnei Menashe community from across northeastern India gathered today in the town of Churachandpur in the Indian state of Manipur to celebrate Israel’s 67th Independence Day.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Closures On La Brea – Friday, April 24th


LOS ANGELES — In an effort to assist the public in avoiding possible traffic congestion during the Armenian Genocide Centennial March for Justice on April 24, 2015, the following areas of the City should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays for community members: Hollywood Boulevard between Western Avenue