Shidduchim SOS
-2 Sides to Shidduch
-Yes, I'm Waiting
-That Loving Feeling
-No Dating Romance
-Get Off the High Horse
-Once Upon a Time...
-What Bochurim Think
-Comment #31 Girl
-Why am I Not Married
-We All Know Someone
-What Kallahs Want
-Another Broken Heart?
-Her Parents Rejected Us


Shabbos Night Live
-Rabbi Butman - English
-Rabbi Butman - Hebrew
Jun 1, 2016

From the COLlive inbox: The Shadchan and her parents pressured her to meet - and then the bochur was asked... Full Story

82 Comments

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May 23, 2016

From the COLlive inbox: "The shidduch with the first bochur I've liked in four years has ended and I feel like a million bucks..." Full Story

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Dec 19, 2015

From the COLlive Inbox: "Recently there's been a growing trend to blame the guys' side in this game no one enjoys." Full Story

66 Comments

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Oct 20, 2015

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From the COLlive inbox: A shadchan recently said girls should date bochurim who smoke since they will quit. The opposite is true. Full Story

83 Comments

Aug 20, 2015

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From the COLlive inbox: It's time we take into account the other person's feelings and end the shidduch yourself if it doesn't fit. Full Story

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Aug 3, 2015

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From the COLlive inbox: A single Lubavitch woman says the way shidduch offers are described most likely lead to their failure. Full Story

48 Comments

Jul 4, 2015

"There's a common thread of unresolved issues running through the minds of older singles," says shaddchanis Rivkah Leah Bernath. Full Story

36 Comments

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Jun 8, 2015

Op-Ed: Dating before the summer months brings its own set of challenges, making a complicated process even more so. Full Story

37 Comments

May 28, 2015

4 clues how to spot the "shopping" bochurim in the shidduchim scene to avoid heartache and save yourself time and money. Full Story

91 Comments

Feb 2, 2015

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From the COLlive inbox: A single Chabad girl has 2 simple suggestions to help be more sensitive in all matters of dating. Full Story

59 Comments

Jan 5, 2015

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From the COLlive inbox: A mother of 2 single girls has had it with the washed-up excuse from older bochurim for not dating. Full Story

98 Comments

Dec 9, 2014

A new grant from philanthropist Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz will pay $10,000 for a successful Shidduch match. But, there's a catch. Full Story

101 Comments

Dec 1, 2014

Op-ed: A mother who married off a few children responds to "Why Am I Not 'Shayech'?:" "I am sure that there are people who think I am a snob and a nasty one, too." Full Story

62 Comments

Nov 19, 2014

From the COLlive inbox: After getting my hopes up that this could be 'the one', within 2 hours of speaking to the Shadchan, those 6 words pop up on my screen - "They don't think it's Shayech." Full Story

108 Comments

Oct 26, 2014

From the COLlive inbox: A mother writes a painful public letter to the happily married classmates of her daughter. Full Story

146 Comments

Sep 21, 2014

The International Shidduch Group, directed by Mrs. Elana Bergovoy, recently held a whirlwind series of events in Stamford Hill, Golders Green and in Manchester, UK. Full Story

15 Comments

Aug 8, 2014

After bailing out institutions and releasing a prisoner from Bolivia, Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz aims to solve the "shidduch crisis." Full Story

23 Comments

May 13, 2014

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With the shidduch process ever more complex, a new pre-dating course helps young adults take the biggest decision of their life seriously. Full Story

17 Comments

Feb 15, 2014

The story of a man who broke off an engagement, how it came back to haunt him some 30 years later and what he did about it. Full Story

16 Comments

Jan 22, 2014

From the COLlive inbox: The rule that a bochur and a girl must go out a least twice, while not interested, is simply ridiculous.
Full Story

72 Comments

Jan 16, 2014

Shaindel and Chani, two single Chabad girls, say the community needs to reassess the strategy and structure of the current shidduch system. Full Story

102 Comments
Jan 15, 2014

From the COLlive inbox: A matchmaker writes about a phone call she got on a Friday afternoon, shortly before Shabbos. Full Story

95 Comments

Oct 20, 2013

From the COLlive inbox: There's about 50 shidduch-aged girls who are being rejected simply because they are "English."
Full Story

279 Comments

Aug 11, 2013

Adai Ad will present "Enhancing your Beautiful Marriage," on building a successful relationship and achieving effective communication. Full Story

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Aug 8, 2013

From the COLlive Inbox: A single girl going through shidduchim says certain dating scenarios have left her confused, wondering "what was the thought process involved?" Full Story

94 Comments
Jul 14, 2013

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From the COLlive Inbox: A girl in Shidduchim writes her perspective as a single girl, while many of her friends are getting engaged. Full Story

97 Comments
Jun 5, 2013

Shidduchim SOS: What does coming late to a Shidduch date say about you? Full Story

30 Comments
May 23, 2013

Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm of Online Smicha discusses what characteristics to look for when considering a shidduch. Video

14 Comments
May 14, 2013

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Shidduchim SOS: A mother of children shares 4 suggestions for singles on what not to do while on a shidduch date.
Full Story

37 Comments
Apr 25, 2013

A frum psychotherapist says spending more time with each other does not provide clarity in shidduchim. He also offers 3 tips for finding a bashert. Full Story

34 Comments
Apr 17, 2013

An event by the Adai Ad organization and Shalom Taskforce will answer questions on the mother's role in the shiduchim process. Full Story

30 Comments
Apr 9, 2013

2,237 Lubavitchers are using the frum dating website Harei At. Owner Eli Ostreicher is considering a "Chabad section."
Full Story, Video

7 Comments
Mar 30, 2013

Devora Krasnianski of the Adai Ad organization speaks to relationship coach Pearl Mattenson about 6 areas that need clarifying on a shidduch date. Full Story, Video

11 Comments
Feb 26, 2013

Op-Ed: After finally overcoming his "fear of commitment," a recently married Lubavitch man shares tips on how he overcame his fear and finally proposed. Full Story

61 Comments
Jan 28, 2013

From the COLlive inbox: A 23-year-old bochur in Shidduchim wonders whether it is really a good idea to send a photo before a date. Full Story

144 Comments
Dec 19, 2012

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With the shidduch process ever complex, a new pre-dating course for bochurim and girls will begin in the next few weeks.
Full Story

36 Comments
Nov 22, 2012

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Shidduchim SOS: Why would a mother with an eligible daughter treat a prospective girl for her son with minimal respect? Full Story

138 Comments
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Chabad Calendar
TODAY
8:30pm
Crown Heights Women's Oneg Shabbos Torah Study Group invites you to attend our Oneg Shabbos gathering. Speaker Rabbi Levi Goldstein. Refreshments served, at the home of Rachel Oster at 699 Montgomery St. between Kingston & Albany Aves.
TODAY
9:00pm
Lefferts ave. ladies oneg shabbos. Parsha, social. Speaker:rabbi Sholom Baras at 700 lefferts ave.
Jan 21
8:45am
Torah Ohr class with Rabbi Sholom Dovid Geisinsky on Shabbos morning P' Shemos, 8:45-9:45 AM more info on yagdiltorah.org at Mishkan Menachem (lower level of JCM-Kingston entrance)
Jan 21
4:00pm
Join us this Shabbos for an inspiring shiur with Rabbi Aryeh Israeli about "The Debate: Moshe vs. Hashem!" Don't miss it! at The Lounge, 556 Crown Street




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HASHOVAS AVEIDA
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Found a pearl necklace on Carroll st and Troy Ave. Someone must have dropped it on shabbos. Please email me to give details. Broch89@gmail.com
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Lost a set of Infinity car keys near 770. If found please call Sara
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I found a Sony Xperia on Motzei Shabbos Parshas Chazak Bereishis, Carroll Street between Kingston & Albany. Please call if it's yours or if you know who the owner is...
646-285-7581

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I lost my cell phone today on Kingston Ave.
Iphone 5c, White, starbucks cover
If found contact 7182495641
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I found a watch on Eastern parkway on Thursday Jan 12
If it's yours TEXT only
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Tefilin - Rashi lost on New York train around Chanukah. Tefilin bag has the name Shmuel Gordon stitched in in Hebrew letters, and the outline of 770. If anyone has any information call 1 631 746 0283
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Found bracelet at Goldberg mochkin wedding in oholei torah on Jan. 4.
If anyone lost text me 516 320 4911
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I lost a navy blue wallet with an m monogrammed on the front. It should have a license with the name Sarah Kashani on it and other cards along with $23 in it. If you see it, it would be amazing to do the mitzva of hashavas aveida and please call me! Thank you so much! 310 869 4515 Sarahnechama358@gmail.com
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Friday night in the Colel, someone took my son's size xl gap coat (parka), and left him a size m. Please call 718-753-6421, so that we can exchange coats.
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If anyone found a jeep key near 770 plz call
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Lost sheitel (in a sheitel box) in front of 706 Eastern Parkway. Left by mistake on the curb when loading into a taxi. Please help and call or text if you've found it! Thank you so much!
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found an envelope with money on Montgomery st.
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Lost a pair or bose
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I Lost spare copy of car keys for a Chrysler town & country minivan, recent model. It had a split hard plastic tag (used to have Leasing Direct's tefilas haderech paper, and it split to two pieces).

May have possibly been near 770 area, but not certain. Could be anywhere on Kingston too. From December 27th morning thru December 28th evening, was when it was lost.
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