Chesed Shel Emes does religious cleanup after triple murder suicide

 
Oct 25, 2011 -Journal News
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Nearly six months before he wiped out his entire family, Sam Friedlander walked into a Yonkers gun shop far from his northern Westchester home and law office and purchased a 12-gauge shotgun and two boxes of ammo, actions that prompted his father-in-law to speculate Monday that the killings were pla.... read more

The Art of Making the Impossible Possible

 
Aug 31, 2011 -By Rabbi Avrohom Birnbaum/Yated Ne'eman
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A LESSON LEARNEDI am not a Satmar chossid by any means. I am far from it. Being stranded with some 80 Jews, among them several Satmar chassidim, atop Killington Mountain in Vermont last week, however, gave me reason to become a chossid of at least one aspect of their worldview, an aspect that I woul.... read more

Killington, VT - Chesed Shel Emes comes to the rescue of Vacationing Jewish NYers Marooned in Vermont

 
Aug 29, 2011 -VINnews.com
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Killington, VT - Approximately eighteen Orthodox Jewish families including sixty to eighty adults and about fourty children are stranded at the Grand Hotel in Killington, Vermont, after all roads leading into the area became flooded with water, or collapsed entirely.  While the stranded vacatio.... read more

West Africa - Orthodox Brooklyn Man Dies in Sierra Leone After Insurance Company Allegedly Dawdles

 
Aug 01, 2011 -VINnews.com
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West Africa - A 59 year old Brooklyn man who was in West Africa on business died this past Shabbos following a minor car accident that took place on Thursday deep in the heart of the Kenema District’s mining country located in Sierra Leone.Avraham Levy of Kensington, who was in the tile and granit.... read more

Ritual Mourning for Slain Brooklyn 8-Year-Old

 
Jul 15, 2011 -NY Times
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The Jewish custom of shiva, the seven days of intense mourning, often has its spirited aspects.  In a message posted in the entryway to their apartment building, the Kletzkys thanked sympathizers.  Despite the prevailing sorrow, visitors might gather around platters of food in a bereaved f.... read more

Rehoboth Beach, DE - American Israeli Killed In Delaware By Drunken Driver

 
Jun 29, 2011 -VINnews.com
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Rehoboth Beach, DE - Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred Tuesday around 9:30 p.m. on Coastal Highway, just south of Bay Vista Road.Police said Dawn R. Layfield, 43, was driving a 2008 Nissan Rogue southbound on Coastal Highway when she struck the rear of a Bash moped o.... read more

New York - Mayor Bloomberg Restoring $16 Million to Medical Examiner

 
Apr 05, 2011 -VINnews.com
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New York - Budget cuts will not disrupt the medical examiner’s office, the city promised this week.Mayor Michael Bloomberg will allocate an extra $16 million to the chief medical examiner’s office, to make up for the state’s cuts to the agency, so that the medical examiner can continue his wor.... read more