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/ 35202 <![CDATA[2 Hiking Friends Confirmed Safe]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35202 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35202 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:52:17 GMT

2 friends hiking in the mountains in Nepal during the earthquake and unaccounted for were confirmed safe early Monday. Danny Cole to COLlive: "We are overwhelmed by everyone's concern, care and worry."
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35191 <![CDATA[2 Friends Unheard From in Nepal]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35191 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35191 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:22:33 GMT

Danny Cole and Mendy Losh of Crown Heights, who were hiking in the mountains in Nepal, have not been heard from following the massive earthquake in Nepal on Saturday.
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35186 <![CDATA[1800 Dead in Nepal Earthquake ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35186 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35186 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 01:09:12 GMT

1800 dead after a massive earthquake rocked Nepal with devastating force on Shabbos. Shluchim Chezki and Chanie Lifshitz, rescuing hundreds of Israelis: "it is a really difficult scene here."
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35182 <![CDATA[Oholei Torah to Honor Volunteers]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35182 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35182 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:02:47 GMT

Oholei Torah School in Crown Heights will honor its founders, PTA volunteers and a parent couple at their upcoming Gala Dinner.
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35179 <![CDATA[R' Yisroel Duchman's Niggunim]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35179 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35179 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:25:39 GMT

Shortly before his passing, R' Yisroel Duchman recorded several Chabad songs. COLlive presents them in honor of his 26th yartzeit.
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35180 <![CDATA[Paris Kinus Guest: Rabbi Krinsky]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35180 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35180 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:43:46 GMT

Rabbi Yehuda Krinsky will address the Kinus Hashluchim in Paris - the first without its Head Shliach Rabbi Shmuel Azimov OBM.
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35139 <![CDATA[Unlikely Shiur with Prince Charles]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35139 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35139 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:15:50 GMT

In an upbeat speech at a Chabad event, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks recalled studying Torah with Prince Charles in a most unlikely place.
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35169 <![CDATA[Shluchim Differ on 'Kosher Switch']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35169 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35169 Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:31:00 GMT

Chabad Shluchim filmed their differing opinions on the new "Kosher Switch" technology to control electricity on Shabbos. UPDATE: A Shulchan Aruch expert weighs in.
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35152 <![CDATA[Actress Joins Staff of Girls Camp]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35152 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35152 Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:29:54 GMT

Professional actress Deena Brandes is joining the staff of Camp Gan Israel in the Poconos with 2 unique goals in mind.
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35144 <![CDATA[Why You Should Vote on May 5th]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35144 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35144 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:18:09 GMT

CHJCC chairman Zaki Tamir explains why Menachem Raitport has a good chance of winning the 43rd New York Assembly seat.
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35150 <![CDATA[Sweden Announces Head Staff]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35150 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35150 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:01:43 GMT

Gan Yisroel Tzeirei Hashluchim of Gothenburg, Sweden has announced their boys and girls head staff for the upcoming summer 5775.
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35133 <![CDATA[43rd Assembly Candidates Debate]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35133 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35133 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:56:42 GMT

Menachem Raitport, Diana Richardson and Geoffrey Davis debated each other to be the Assembly member from Crown Heights.
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35131 <![CDATA[Kaddish In Front of 7 Graves]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35131 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35131 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:52:24 GMT

Gavriel Sassoon recited Kaddish at the graves of his 7 children killed in a fire in Brooklyn. "My daughter is recuperating, she is walking," he reported.
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35121 <![CDATA[Chabad Will Accept Your Starbucks]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35121 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35121 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:58:31 GMT

Did you know that you can give tzedaka with your Grande or Venti Starbucks? One Chabad center has been doing it successfully.
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35120 <![CDATA[The Rebbe Stood on a Milk Crate...]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35120 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35120 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:26:59 GMT

An all new original music and film production tells the story of when the Rebbe unexpectedly stood on a milk crate in 770.
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35123 <![CDATA[Funeral Planned for 770 Fixture]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35123 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35123 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:36:32 GMT

A funeral will be taking place on Tuesday for Myles (Moshe) Rapoport who was often seen collecting charity outside 770.
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35117 <![CDATA[Keeping the Faith In Atlantic City]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35117 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35117 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:40:11 GMT

A short clip finds out what Chabad is doing "in the heart of a city that is seemingly as far away from Jewish values as possible."
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35118 <![CDATA[Raitport HQ Kickoff Draws Bigwigs]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35118 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35118 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:17:32 GMT

The kickoff event of 43rd Assembly District GOP Candidate Menachem (Mendy) Raitport's campaign headquarters drew political bigwigs and hundreds of local supporters.
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35119 <![CDATA[Business Advice From the Experts]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35119 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35119 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:02:07 GMT

New series from COLlive and CHYE: Business advice from the experts. Part 2: Asher Lieblich on the attitudes of a successful entrepreneur.
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35110 <![CDATA[Inspiring 28 Nissan in Melbourne]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35110 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35110 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 02:49:50 GMT

Bochurim took part in an inspiring program and Farbrengen to mark the auspicious day of Chof Ches Nissan, at the Yeshiva Gedolah of Melbourne.
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35106 <![CDATA[Yosi Piamenta Wakes From Coma]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35106 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35106 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:17:33 GMT

Beloved musician Yosi Piamenta woke from a coma on Friday night. "There's no question that the prayers helped me," he says.
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35097 <![CDATA['Olympic' Winners Flown to Israel]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35097 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35097 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:12:50 GMT

60 finalists of the Jewish 'Olympics' in the Former Soviet Union were flown to Israel for the final stage of the competition.
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35094 <![CDATA[Biking Trip With NYPD Escort]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35094 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35094 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 13:32:09 GMT

Boys of Oholei Torah's eighth grade enjoyed a biking trip to Prospect Park with a full police escort and a barbecue dinner.
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35089 <![CDATA[Chabad Responds to Nazi T-Shirts]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35089 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35089 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:41:03 GMT

Chabad is organizing a large event in response to 2 Long Island teens partying wearing shirts with a swastika and "Auschwitz" on it.
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35090 <![CDATA[State Senator Visits Israel Shemtov]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35090 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35090 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:39:32 GMT

Activist Israel Shemtov complained to New York State Senator Jesse Hamilton that the NYPD hasn't followed up on his attack.
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35079 <![CDATA[Mrs. Chana Marasow, 77, OBM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35079 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35079 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:15:34 GMT

Mrs. Chana Marasow, who raised a chassidic family and was a sibling of the Junik brothers, passed away in Montreal, Canada.
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35086 <![CDATA[The Call of the Day: Do Something!]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35086 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35086 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:54:42 GMT

24 years ago today, the Rebbe delivered an impassioned talk about our responsibility to do something to hasten the redemption.
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35080 <![CDATA['The World's Most Valuable Art']]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35080 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35080 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:22:00 GMT

Watch: An auctioneer finds out what's the most valuable piece of art up for sale.
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35074 <![CDATA[New Shluchim to Vietnam]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35074 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35074 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:31:47 GMT

Rabbi Avremi and Esther Hartman (nee Yarmush) have been appointed as the new Shluchim to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
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35066 <![CDATA[Prominent Guests at FC Event]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35066 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35066 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:01:06 GMT

A world class physicist and a Jerusalem Post journalist were on hand for a special Matzah Bake event at the Friendship Circle of Jerusalem.
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35064 <![CDATA[Street Attack Captured on Video]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35064 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35064 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:20:33 GMT

The public disturbance by a black man in Crown Heights, resulting in the punching of Israel Shemtov, was captured on surveillance cameras.
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35061 <![CDATA[Transaero: Girl Didn't 'Save' Airline]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35061 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35061 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:30:55 GMT

Transaero Airlines is refuting the claim by a Crown Heights girl that her alertness 'saved' passengers from a defective aircraft.
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35060 <![CDATA[Pesach Celebrated Across Africa]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35060 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35060 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:03:11 GMT

1,800 Jews across Sub-Saharan Africa benefitted from Chabadís Pesach programs with more than 1,000 participants at community Seders.
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35054 <![CDATA[Dispute Settled on Garbage Pickup]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35054 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35054 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:13:33 GMT

Two weeks of discussions resulted in Crown Heights Jewish activists and residents reaching an agreement with New York City about garbage pickup in winter.
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35043 <![CDATA[400% Rise in Antisemitic Incidents]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35043 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35043 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:32:25 GMT

This is troubling: There's been an unprecedented increase in the number of antisemitic incidents in Europe and U.S.
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35041 <![CDATA[Kids Prepare for Chidon Contest]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35041 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=35041 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:37:06 GMT

With only one week left to the upcoming Sefer Hamitzvos Chidon competition, students are hitting the books harder than ever to prepare.
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34847 <![CDATA[Artist Stunned by Students' Abilities]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34847 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=34847 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:00:32 GMT

Young ladies of the Friendship Circle of Brooklyn surprised artist Estee Klein with their creativity and self-expression at a workshop for the upcoming "Art of Friendship" event.
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