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/ 34525 <![CDATA[Snowy Purim in Crown Heights 3]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34525 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34525 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:12:48 GMT

Photographer Baruch Ezagui presents a gallery of an unforgettable snowy Purim in Crown Heights.
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34518 <![CDATA[Global Event to Mark 27 Adar]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34518 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34518 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:18:54 GMT

Chabad communities worldwide will participate in a live broadcast from 770, the Ohel, and the Kosel to mark 27 Adar.
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34480 <![CDATA[Launching: Purim Costume Contest]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34480 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34480 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:55:16 GMT

Join the global masquerade: Here's your chance to show your costume to the world with the COLlive Purim Contest.
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34478 <![CDATA[L'Chaim: Reizes - Bronstein ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34478 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34478 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:28:37 GMT

The L'Chaim of Schneur Reizes of Crown Heights and Leah Bronstein of Andover, MA took place at Lubavitch Yeshiva Hall in Crown Heights.
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34459 <![CDATA[Bibi: Iran Threat to Israel, World]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34459 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34459 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:50:25 GMT

Iran is a danger not only to Israel and the Middle East, but also to nations worldwide, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, to thunderous applause.
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34440 <![CDATA[Museum Keeps a Promise Alive]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34440 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34440 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:03:51 GMT

The Jewish Children's Museum in Crown Heights, marking 10 years, was built thanks to a promise of a mother to her dying son.
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34444 <![CDATA[V'nahafoch Hu In Action]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34444 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34444 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:15:04 GMT

The New York Boys Choir change a person's fate around in a new catchy song for Purim, filmed at the Jewish Children's Museum.
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34435 <![CDATA[First Yartzeit of Rivkie Barber]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34435 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34435 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:54:35 GMT

An evening of remembrance and inspiration marked the first Yartzeit of beloved Melbourne Shlucha Rivkie Barber OBM, with guest speaker Allison Josephs of 'Jew in the City.'
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34434 <![CDATA[UN Chief Greets CTeen Delegates]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34434 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34434 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:12:03 GMT

Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki Moon recorded remarks for the 1,500 participants of the CTeen Shabbaton in New York.
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34432 <![CDATA[Mikvah, Torah, Tea and Rashi]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34432 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34432 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:08:43 GMT

Educator Shaindy Jacobson warmly reflects on inspirations and enduring impact of her niece, Rashi Minkowicz OBM.
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34431 <![CDATA[New Grounds for Girls Retreat]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34431 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34431 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:10:32 GMT

The Jewish Girls Retreat Summer 2015 session will take place at a beautiful boarding school campus in Hoosick, NY.
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34417 <![CDATA[Shuchat Home, After Day in Jail]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34417 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34417 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:12:56 GMT

Yitzchak Shuchat flew back to Israel after serving a single day in jail and 25 days of community service for attacking a black man.
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34424 <![CDATA[Join the Community Purim Seudah]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34424 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34424 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:37:27 GMT

A festive community Purim Seudah will be held at Oholei Torah, with musician Chony Milecki and singer Yoni Zigelbaum, all are invited to attend.
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34411 <![CDATA[The Voice of the Golem of Prague]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34411 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34411 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:18:55 GMT

Hollywood icon Leonard Nimoy, who spoke fluent Yiddish and collaborated with a Lubavitcher to tell the story of the Golem, passed away.
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34400 <![CDATA[Bochurim Answer to AntiSemitism]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34400 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34400 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:41:33 GMT

A group of 7 Chabad bochurim filmed a music video as their response to growing anti-Semitism around the world.
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34395 <![CDATA[From Cochabamba to New York]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34395 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34395 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:08:12 GMT

JNet celebrated 10 years and saluted its volunteers at its annual evening of appreciation on Sunday.
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34394 <![CDATA[Historic Footage of Chofetz Chaim]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34394 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34394 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:12:43 GMT

Historic moving images of Rabbi Yisroel Meir Kagan, known as the Chofetz Chaim, arriving at a gathering in Vienna in 1923 were discovered in an underground vault.
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34390 <![CDATA["Jew in the City" in Sydney]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34390 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34390 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:43:07 GMT

An event for women about the beauty of Mikvah was held in Sydney, Australia with guest speaker Allison Josephs of "Jew in the City."
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34374 <![CDATA[Learning Standards Now Online]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34374 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34374 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:39:38 GMT

The Zekelman Standards for Judaic Studies, which bring learning standards to Chumash and Gemara, are now available online.
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34382 <![CDATA[A Chossidís Daring Rescue]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34382 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34382 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:20:23 GMT

In honor of the 10th yartzeit of the Chossid Reb Michoel Teitelbaum, OBM we present the story of his daring rescue mission of 6 young students from a government orphanage.
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34379 <![CDATA[Rabbi Mangel Speaks in Colorado ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34379 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34379 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:30:57 GMT

Holocaust survivor Rabbi Nissen Mangel inspired a crowd of 600 at Colorado State University this week.
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34376 <![CDATA[California Holds 43rd Kinus]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34376 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34376 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:38:50 GMT

Shluchim from across the West Coast gathered at the Chabad Headquarters in Los Angeles, California, for their 43rd annual regional Kinus HaShluchim.
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34373 <![CDATA[NYC, Jews Reach Deal on Bris]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34373 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34373 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 04:22:05 GMT

The Bill de Blasio Administration reached a tentative agreement with a coalition of rabbinical organizations regarding metzitzah b'peh.
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34367 <![CDATA[500 Essays Sent to Writing Contest]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34367 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34367 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:57:20 GMT

5 Chassidic scholars are reviewing over 500 submissions written about the application of Chassidus to a life challenge.
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34364 <![CDATA[Grocery Food Won't go to Waste]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34364 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34364 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:29:57 GMT

Chabad's Our Big Kitchen in Sydney, Australia, will be the beneficiary of supermarket food which has reached its "use by" date.
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34363 <![CDATA[Arrests for Suspended License]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34363 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34363 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:35:55 GMT

A number of Crown Heights residents have been arrested recently for driving with a suspended license, Crown Heights Shomrim has warned.
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34359 <![CDATA[Invocation at Legislature Memorial]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34359 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34359 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:25:41 GMT

Shliach Rabbi Cheski Edelman gave an invocation at a Joint Legislative Session in Olympia, WA, for members and staff who passed away.
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34358 <![CDATA[Fathers Join Sons in Cincinnati ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34358 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34358 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:52:49 GMT

Fathers traveled from around the world this past Shabbos for a special Father and Son weekend at Yeshivas Lubavitch of Cincinnati.
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34350 <![CDATA[Schools Adopt "Gemara Academy"]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34350 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34350 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:34:33 GMT

7 schools across the US have already adopted the "Gemara Academy" website to enhance the learning of their students.
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34348 <![CDATA[Supporters Meet at VIP Party]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34348 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34348 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:27:49 GMT

Supporters of the Soul to Soul concert mingled at a VIP party before the show, meeting the show's performers Benny Friedman and Chaim Yisrael.
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34162 <![CDATA[Chossid Writes 'Largest Megillah']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34162 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34162 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:31:13 GMT

Lubavitcher Menachem Kenig says he completed the largest Megillah in the world. Roeber Bindery created a leather case for it.
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34345 <![CDATA[Unity On Soul to Soul Stage]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34345 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34345 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 04:39:55 GMT

The annual Soul to Soul concert united Ashkenazi and Sefardi Benny Friedman and Chaim Yisrael together for a sold out event in Crown Heights.
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34327 <![CDATA[Singers Brave Cold to Rehearse]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34327 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34327 Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:13:31 GMT

An exclusive sneak peek at the rehearsal for Sunday's Soul to Soul concert with music stars Benny Friedman and Chaim Yisrael who braved the cold to come out to a Brooklyn studio.
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34321 <![CDATA[Good Catch, Officers]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34321 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34321 Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:54:52 GMT

NYPD officers who arrested a man responsible for a string of armed muggings and a shooting in Brooklyn were thanked this week.
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34304 <![CDATA[Young Women Hold Own 'Kinus']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34304 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34304 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:55:45 GMT

Post seminary and young women held their own 'convention' in Crown Heights with a packed program of speakers and entertainment.
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33914 <![CDATA[Almost Killed on a Kashrus Job]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=33914 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=33914 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:26:41 GMT

A mashgiach for the OK certification at the Matar Winery in the northern Golan Heights was almost killed this summer while doing his job.
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34312 <![CDATA[Boys Display Talents at Show]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34312 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34312 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:42:31 GMT

Boys of Oholei Torah's grades 5 and 6 displayed their various talents at a special show in honor of the month of Adar.
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