Jun 1, 2016
From the COLlive inbox: The Shadchan and her parents pressured her to meet - and then the bochur was asked... Full Story
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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
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
New! Unique Smicha Program opening for 19 year old Bochurim.
Machon Smicha is dedicated to 19 year-old bochurim, who are having difficulties with their current yeshiva setting, but want to follow the Rebbes directive to obtain Smicha.
Machon Smichas positive and energetic atmosphere, combined with individual care, respect and non judgmental environment are the keys for a Bochur to tap into his potential.
Machon Smichas curriculum includes: Smicha studies, Chassidus, farbrengens, trips, as well as hands on extracurricular activities.
Machon Smicha will be headed by Rabbi Volfman who is known for his care, respect and positive äùôòä on many Bochurim.
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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
Aug 20, 2015
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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Yeshiva Schools of Pittsburgh Seeks 3rd Grade Hebrew (Judaic Studies) Teacher
Yeshiva schools, in the heart of the Pittsburgh Jewish community, is seeking a 3rd grade Hebrew (Judaic Studies) teacher for it's Yeshiva Boys School.
Applicants should email their resumes to Rabbi Yossi Rosenblum, Educational Director, email@example.com
Yeshiva Schools and the Chabad community has been a main component of the Jeiwsh community and a main contributor to the growth in yiddishkiet in Pittsburgh over the past 70 years. Join our warm and growing community and experience the perfect place to live, work and raise a family.
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
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
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
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
Feb 2, 2015
Illustration photo: Chana Blumes Photography
From the COLlive inbox: A single Chabad girl has 2 simple suggestions to help be more sensitive in all matters of dating. Full Story
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
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
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
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
Oct 26, 2014
From the COLlive inbox: A mother writes a painful public letter to the happily married classmates of her daughter. Full Story
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
Aug 8, 2014
After bailing out institutions and releasing a prisoner from Bolivia, Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz aims to solve the "shidduch crisis." Full Story
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
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
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.
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
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
Oct 20, 2013
From the COLlive inbox: There's about 50 shidduch-aged girls who are being rejected simply because they are "English."
Aug 11, 2013
Adai Ad will present "Enhancing your Beautiful Marriage," on building a successful relationship and achieving effective communication. Full Story
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
Jul 14, 2013
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
Jun 5, 2013
Shidduchim SOS: What does coming late to a Shidduch date say about you? Full Story
May 23, 2013
Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm of Online Smicha discusses what characteristics to look for when considering a shidduch. Video
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Nov 22, 2012
Illustration photo by Mendel Meyers
Shidduchim SOS: Why would a mother with an eligible daughter treat a prospective girl for her son with minimal respect? Full Story
|-||The Blau family is sitting Shiva after the passing of Rabbi Menachem Meir Blau, OBM|
Shiva will take place at 852 Eastern Parkway
7pm 10:30 pm
Please respect family time for the aveilim only:
4-7 PM 10:3011:30 PM
7am, 8am, 9am, 10am
1:35pm (x2) 8pm (x2)
b'zmana (4 minyanim)
|-||Mr. Ephraim Bander will be sitting Shiva after the passing of his mother |
Rivka Leah bas Tzvi Hirsh obm
At his home
1401 Carroll Street (between Kingston & Albany Ave.)
Sunday morning Shacharis @ 9:00am
Mincha @ 8:15pm followed by Maariv
Shiva Times: 10:30am-1pm
We lost a galaxy 3 phone on Tuesday june 28 by FREE on president near kingston. When camp chomeiah was leaving. Please call 347-792-4914
I found a blue Mikva clicker on Montgomery and Albany.
If you think it is yours, please call 718-771-2214.
Found a Borsalino men's hat possibility lost after the Raksin/sputz wedding flew off from the rain
Money found. If you lost $ text 347.342.9777
Left a baby stroller on Carroll St Between Kingston & Albany on Sunday 6/19. Please call 347-457-4388 if found. thank you.
Lost a blue leather siddur while walking home on Yom Tov.
It might have ended up on the sidewalk near Brooklyn Avenue on the way
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I was at a wedding wednesday night at razag I lost my ring with was a purple stone in the shape of a circle with diamonds around it and it was a gold ring if you found my ring or know where it might is please give me a call 917-475-6265 . Thank you!
Someone left a silk kapota at our house with initials Yud, Lamed, Reish
Please text to: 718-753-1477.
I lost my ring and tonight (Wednesday evening night)
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it's very dear to me
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