2 Young Wives, 2 Tragedies

2 Young Wives, 2 Tragedies

This past Sunday, Israel was struck by the sudden tragic deaths of two amazing young women. 25-year-old Rivka Kapshuk, who got married just 3 weeks ago on December 24th, was killed in a car accident (her husband Tom (Tom ben Orli) remains in critical condition). Rivka was a popular teacher at the Tsvia Maaleh Adumim […]

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A Rare Interview with Michal Gross: 5 Years After the “Exterminator Tragedy”

A Rare Interview with Michal Gross: 5 Years After the “Exterminator Tragedy”

5 years ago this month, the Jewish world was shaken by the horrible tragedy that struck the 2 young daughters of Michal and Shimon Gross, who died after an exterminator sprayed poison in their home. The Grosses’ 2 sons, who were also poisoned, were rushed to the hospital in critical condition. B”H, both boys miraculously […]

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Only in Israel: A Bus Driver’s Daily Act of Kindness

Only in Israel: A Bus Driver’s Daily Act of Kindness

This week winter came to Israel. Snow, harsh winds, heavy rains, freezing cold. Israelis who have a choice tend to stay home next to their radiators in weather like this. But our IDF soldiers don’t have that option. Neither rain, nor snow, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these dedicated young men and women […]

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Speedy Beatie Update: JewishMOM of 5 Headed for Olympics?

Speedy Beatie Update: JewishMOM of 5 Headed for Olympics?

This week, Beatie Deutsch, the marathon champ and religious mother of 5, was interviewed about her Olympic plans. GO BEATIE, GO!!!

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Struggling Kids: One Principal’s Words of Encouragement

Struggling Kids: One Principal’s Words of Encouragement

  The following was written by Yosef Knapelmacher, principal of the Netivot Moshe School in Kadima: Imagine a boy with a terrible stutter. who is completely unable to speak and express himself, certainly not in public. Imagine the fears that pass through the hearts of that child’s parents. “What will his future look like?!” “How […]

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Mazal Tov! Terror Orphans to be Married

Mazal Tov! Terror Orphans to be Married

16 years ago, during the darkest hours of the 2nd Intifada, Avigdor Gavish’s parents, grandfather and brother were brutally murdered by an Arab terrorist who entered their home at the beginning of Passover. 4 months later, the parents and 9-year-old brother of Ayelet Dikstein were shot to death by terrorists while they were on their […]

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