COLlive.com http://www.collive.com/ COLlive is a highly popular, rapidly-growing blog bringing news of the chabad lubavitch Jewish community to its followers around the world. Relevant, up-to-the-minute news, reporting on the issues that matter to our readers most en-us editor@collive.com editor@collive.com COLLive COLLIVE.COM http://members.collive.com/images/col_eng.png COLlive.com http://www.collive.com/ 32065 <![CDATA[New Shluchim to Jamaica]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32065 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32065 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:51:18 GMT

The ninth Caribbean island will have its own full-time Chabad presence with the arrival of Rabbi Yaakov and Mushkee Raskin (nee Wilhelm) to Montego Bay, Jamaica.
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32064 <![CDATA[Erev Rosh Hashana Traffic]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32064 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32064 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:43:12 GMT

Video: What to do when a driver gets stuck behind someone sleeping at the wheel?
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32060 <![CDATA[Girls' Seminary Grows in Tel Aviv]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32060 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32060 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:48:08 GMT

Seminary "Bet Shoshana" of Tel Aviv, directed by Mrs. Mindy Schmerling, prepares young women to build a Chassidic home.
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32054 <![CDATA['Mezuzah Miracles' in Woocliff Lake]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32054 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32054 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:11:31 GMT

A lecture on miracle stories of Mezuzah was given at Chabad of Woodcliff Lake, NJ by Rabbi Aaron Raskin.
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32051 <![CDATA[Benny, Chony Do the Dvar]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32051 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32051 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:47:37 GMT

Musician Chony Milecki and singer Benny Friedman once again zoom up to the camera to present a 90 second Dvar Torah.
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32039 <![CDATA[Pataki's Man Runs For Office]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32039 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32039 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:30:59 GMT

John Cahill, running to be New York's Attorney General, showed interest in the Gemara studies of students at the 770 Yeshiva.
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31997 <![CDATA[Shliach in Britain's Jewish 100 List]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31997 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31997 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:33:27 GMT

Britain's Jewish Chronicle lists Chabad Rabbi Bentzi Sudak on its Power 100 ranking and added a comment about his future.
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32025 <![CDATA[21 Flavors Coming to Kingston]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32025 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32025 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:27:14 GMT

Yossi Gershovitz is entering his second food venture in Crown Heights: A new dairy dessert shop for the sweet-toothed folks among us.
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32047 <![CDATA[Pretoria Yeshiva 'Bar Mitzvah' Year]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32047 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32047 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:22:58 GMT

Bochurim from Pretoria's Yeshiva Machon L'Hora'a recieved their Smicha ordination while the school marks its 'Bar Mitzvah' year.
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32044 <![CDATA[Relief Headed to Mexico Shluchim]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32044 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32044 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:08:47 GMT

Relief is headed towards Shluchim Benny and Sonia Hershcovich in Cabo and Rabbi Alexander and Esty Piekarski who are stranded after a hurricane.
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32041 <![CDATA[Singles' Names to be Read at Ohel]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32041 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32041 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:39:41 GMT

Help a needy Chosson and Kallah, and 100 names of bochurim or girls needing a Shidduch will be read at the Rebbe's Ohel.
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32038 <![CDATA[1,000 Join Montreal Challah Event]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32038 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32038 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:45:06 GMT

1,000 women from across Montreal gathered Thursday for a Mega Challah baking event organized by 34 Shluchos.
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32023 <![CDATA[New Shluchim to North Carolina]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32023 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32023 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:15:45 GMT

Rabbi Yisrael and Shulamis Bennish will be moving on Shlichus to Asheville, NC.
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32019 <![CDATA[Hundreds at Event Against Abuse]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32019 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32019 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:15:50 GMT

A standing-room only crowd packed Lubavitch Yeshiva in Crown Heights for a powerful event Monday to combat child abuse in the Orthodox Jewish community.
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32016 <![CDATA[Whirlwind Shabbos at the Ohel]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32016 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32016 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:06:51 GMT

A group of Jews from Brazil flew into NY for a whirlwind Shabbos at the Ohel in prepration for Rosh Hashana.
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32017 <![CDATA[Rashi's Son Has Dream for Campus]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32017 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32017 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:36:57 GMT

Mendel Minkowicz, son of Georgia Shlucha Rashi Minkowicz obm, tells of his dream for Rashi's Campus, where every Jew can enjoy a Jewish lifestyle.
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32014 <![CDATA[Released Time Staff Recharge]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32014 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32014 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:44:54 GMT

100 bochurim who teach in the Released Time program gathered in Queens for an educational and inspirational day of training.
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32013 <![CDATA[Celebs Support Oregon Campus]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32013 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32013 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:52:46 GMT

Celebrity actors Elliott Gould and William Shatner filmed videos of support for the new Campus of Jewish Life in Portland, Oregon, directed by Shluchim Motti and Mimi Wilhelm.
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32004 <![CDATA[Shliach Publishes Personal Diaries]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32004 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32004 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:02:13 GMT

Shliach and Chabad historian Eliezer Zaklikovsky has released a diary album of the last Tishrei with the Rebbe before the stroke.
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32007 <![CDATA[R. Moshe Chaim Sapochkinsky, obm]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32007 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=32007 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:32:29 GMT

Reb Moshe Chaim Sapochkinsky, an elder Chabad chossid and Rov of the Nusach Hoari Shul in Montreal for over 60 years passed away.
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31998 <![CDATA[Bochurim Suit Up for Search]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31998 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31998 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:22:29 GMT

A group of bochurim from Oholei Torah Zal donned Hazmat suits to comb through dumpsters to help a friend search for his missing Tefillin.
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31991 <![CDATA["Duct Tape Queen" Business Grows]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31991 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31991 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:45:23 GMT

From community Craft Clubs to small business: Crown Heights native Mushky Avtzon-Yiftach turns duct tape creations into a business.
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31965 <![CDATA[Bogolyubov Renovates a Yeshiva]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31965 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31965 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:11:14 GMT

Billionaire Gennady Bogolyubov is having a historic French chateau fully renovated for the use of a legendary Chabad Yeshiva.
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31981 <![CDATA[Kosher Day to Close Streets]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31981 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31981 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:50:09 GMT

Preparations are underway for the thousands who will attend the third annual Kosher Day community event, with street closures on Kingston Avenue.
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31977 <![CDATA[Our Miraculous Wedding Day]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31977 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31977 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:28:19 GMT

From the COLlive Inbox: Rafael and Sarah (nee Procaccia) Cohen, who were married last Friday after their wedding was delayed due to a Visa issue, tell what they learned from the experience.
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31974 <![CDATA[Gov. Cuomo Links Hamas and ISIS]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31974 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31974 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:52:52 GMT

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo told a 9/11 memorial that the terror threat today "is not just al-Qaeda. It's Hamas, Hezbollah, ISIS."
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31939 <![CDATA[New Torah for Chabad at the Shore]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31939 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31939 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:47:23 GMT

Chabad at the Shore welcomed a new Torah to its synagogue in Ventnor, NJ, with festive singing and dancing.
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31924 <![CDATA[Webcast: Marriage Matters]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31924 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31924 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:25:56 GMT

Webcast #8 with Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch on dating, marriage and family issues: Families dealing with children who have ADHD.
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31930 <![CDATA[Chicago Enjoys Own Kosher Fest]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31930 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31930 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:04:26 GMT

It was Uncle Moishy and lots of kosher food at a fair organized by Yakov Yarmove, Lubavitcher executive at Jewel-Osco supermarket.
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31927 <![CDATA[Halberstam Receives Hero Award]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31927 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31927 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:39:41 GMT

At the recent Jewish Learning Retreat, Devorah Halberstam is presented with the Jewish Hero Award for her anti terror efforts.
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31901 <![CDATA[Last Witness of 'Yud Beis Tammuz']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31901 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31901 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:19:51 GMT

Rosa Melamed, whose family hosted the Frierdiker Rebbe after miraculously being pardoned from death, passed away this week.
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31929 <![CDATA[Raksins Grieve; Killers at Large ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31929 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31929 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 03:51:16 GMT

Family and friends of Yosef Raksin gathered to mark 30 days since he was shot to death in North Miami Beach; "We will not understand why."
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31912 <![CDATA[Political Club Gives Endorsements]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31912 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31912 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:23:56 GMT

Avi Lesches, Shlomie Hecht and Sruly Clapman of the Crown Heights Political Club gave their endorsements in the New York election.
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31920 <![CDATA[For Hamilton, Because Friendship]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31920 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31920 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:36:15 GMT

Crown Heights activist Yaacov Behrman and friends call to support Jesse Hamilton for New York State Senate in the name of friendship.
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31914 <![CDATA[Student Influx at Mass. School]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31914 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31914 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:17:33 GMT

Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy (LYA) in Longmeadow, MA mobilized over the summer to find space for new students and new classes in time for school's opening.
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31890 <![CDATA[Raksins: Police Talking Us Down]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31890 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31890 Sat, 06 Sep 2014 00:49:30 GMT

The family of the slain Rabbi Yosef Raksin accuse the Miami-Dade Police for "talking us down and hoping that the hype will die."
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31859 <![CDATA[R' Moshe Katsenelenbogen OBM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31859 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31859 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:30:01 GMT

The chossid R' Moshe Katsenelenbogen, known as "Moishke Sarah's" after his legendary mother, passed away in London.
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