Help Raphael Elisha Meir ben Devorah Cohen

Help Raphael Elisha Meir and the Cohen family in their fight for his life. The Cohen family, of Houston, Texas is facing a battle none of us should have to go through – aggressive brain cancer in their 6-year old son Refael Elisha. Having recently received the devastating news from their doctors that “there is…

Baruch Dayan HaEmes: Maran HaGaon HaRav Ovadia Yosef, zt”l

1:23PM IL: Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital officials’ announced the bitter news moments ago. HaGaon HaRav Chaim Ovadia Yosef ZTVK”L was niftar a short time ago, Monday, 3 Marcheshvan 5774, after his bodily organs collapsed despite doctors’ best efforts. The gadol hador was 93-years-old. On Sunday night the doctors decided to place him back into a…

Carbon Monoxide . . . Be Aware

This is a true story. This past Shabbos morning (the third day of the “three day Yom Tov”), I was awakened by the sound of the carbon monoxide alarm announcing high levels of CO. We immediately cleared everyone out of the house and summoned the fire department. When they arrived, they informed me that the…