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Brooklyn Born Public Relations Giant, Howard Rubinstein, Dies at 88

Edited by: Fern Sidman Public relations veteran Howard Rubenstein, who for decades polished and protected the images of New York celebrities and power brokers from...

Former British Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, zt’l Succumbs to Cancer on Shabbat at 72

Edited by: Fern Sidman Former British Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, zt’l passed away on Shabbat morning at the age of 72. His death was confirmed...

Klall Yisroel Mourns the Passing of HaRav Dovid Feinstein, zt’l at 91

He was one of the most prominent poskim and Roshei Yeshiva in America Edited by: Fern Sidman Rabbi Dovid Feinstein, the son of Rabbi Moshe Feinstein...

Learning from Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, ZT’L

By: Dr. Yvette Alt Miller I was in college, exploring Jewish classes and activities at Hillel. Someone said an eminent rabbi named Adin Steinzaltz was...

Remembering the Jewish Lives Lost to COVID-19

“Each Person, a World” pays tribute to 1,200 Jewish victims of the coronavirus from around the globe. By: www.Chabad.org Reality dawned slowly, painfully. In mid-March, it...

Learning from Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, ZT’L

By: Dr. Yvette Alt Miller   I was in college, exploring Jewish classes and activities at Hillel. Someone said an eminent rabbi named Adin Steinzaltz...

Paying Tribute to Helen Freedman, OBM, a Cherished  Friend & Intrepid Warrior

By: Fern Sidman Just the other day as I was reading news reports about the maelstrom of controversy in Israel as well as other reports...

Paying Tribute to Helen Freedman, OBM, a Cherished Friend & Intrepid Warrior

By: Fern Sidman Just the other day as I was reading news reports about the maelstrom of controversy in Israel as well as other reports...

Media Mogul Sumner Redstone Dies At 97

(AP) – Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family’s drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead...

Veteran Publicist/Manager Joe Sutton Dies at 83; Known as “The Heart of Hollywood”

Edited by: JV Staff Veteran Hollywood publicist Joe Sutton, 83, died of health complications on July 16 in hospice care at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles,...

Remembering Those in Jewish Communities Around the World Who Fell to COVID-19

By: YWN Staff We regret to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Yisroel Yechezkel Plutchok ZATZAL, the Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Derech Chaim in Boro...

Rabbi Reuven Bauman, zt’l – A Hero Who Risked His Life to Save His Student

When Rabbi Reuven Bauman saw an 11-year-old student struggling in rough choppy water off the coast of a state park in Virginia Beach on...

Lucette Lagnado’s Lost Egyptian Jewish World

By: Dr. Yvette Alt Miller Lucette Lagnado never stopped fighting. “She was a courageous and brilliant reporter and writer,” explained Paul Steiger, former Managing Editor...

Long Beach Resident/Sports Writer Kohen/ Robert Elkin Dead at 76

It is with much sadness that I report that long time (70 years)Long Beach resident and sports reporter, ROBERT JOSEPH ELKIN (Kohen) passed away on...

Rabbi Meir Kahane: A Noble and Iconoclastic Firebrand

Tragically, when the sun set before its scheduled time, we lost the most noble Jew of our generation. Perhaps more than any other,...

Tziporah Kaplan, daughter of HaRav Meir Kahane ztk’l, Passes Away at 56

Tziporah Feige Kaplan, the daughter of the late Rabbi and MK Meir Kahane, founder of The Jewish Defense League and the Kach party who...

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