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2014-06-30 16:24:11

Bank-Imposed Deadline Is Extended Until Mid-July to Complete Bnei Akiva of Los Angeles' $10 Million Fundraising Campaign LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bnei Akiva of Los Angeles has been given an additional few weeks to complete its campaign to raise $10 million to support the purchase of a year-round retreat center and campsite in the greater Los Angeles area. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140629/122911 By extending their closing deadline from June 30(th) to...

2012-12-21 05:00:36

Brett Saevitzon, at the World Wide New York Chabad Event New York, New York (PRWEB) December 20, 2012 Brett Saevitzon, joined a distinguished group of Jewish Lay leaders from around the world at the Annual Chabad Kinus event in New York City. The Lay Leadership Program of Chabad brings together over 1,000 friends and supporters of Chabad from around the world, who spend 2 days in meetings and seminars discussing the plight of modern Jewry and how to solve and stem Antisemitism, the...

Ultra-Orthodox Rally To Decry Dangers Of Internet
2012-05-21 10:08:24

The home of the Mets, Citi Field, was sold out Sunday evening, but there was no ball game going on. Instead, more than 40,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews packed the stadium to hear about the dangers of the internet and how to better use it in a religiously responsible way, reports Sharon Otterman of the New York Times. Eytan Kobre, a lawyer who is the spokesman for the event´s organizers, spoke before the event by saying, “It´s going to be inspiration and education about using...

Word of the Day
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'