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/ 31645 <![CDATA[Luncheon Aids Talmidim-Shluchim]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31645 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31645 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:17:38 GMT

A luncheon next week in Crown Heights will mentor the group of Talmidim Shluchim traveling to Chabad Yeshivas worldwide.
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31653 <![CDATA[Bochur Chases Down his Attackers]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31653 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31653 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:31:33 GMT

Watch how 24-year-old Avrohom Wolosow isn't fazed after being the victim of a knockout attack and quickly chases down his attackers.
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31649 <![CDATA[New Edition of Mafteach Published]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31649 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31649 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:33:01 GMT

Rabbi Michoel Seligson's Sefer Hamaftechos L’Sichos Kodesh, an index of all the Rebbe's Sichos, has been reprinted.
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31644 <![CDATA[800 Attend Jersey Summer Fest]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31644 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31644 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:25:16 GMT

More than 800 people participated in the 10th Annual Jewish Summer Fest at the Jersey Shore on Sunday.
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31639 <![CDATA[Officials Decry Recent Violence]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31639 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31639 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:43:39 GMT

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was joined by elected officials and community leaders in Crown Heights to decry recent violence against Jews.
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31633 <![CDATA[Raksin Family Begins Torah]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31633 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31633 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:21:33 GMT

The family of Rabbi Yosef Raksin hy"d gathered at his home to begin the writing of a Sefer Torah in his memory before the unveiling of the Matzeiva today.
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31635 <![CDATA[Postville Yeshiva Ends on High Note]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31635 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31635 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:41:57 GMT

By the time Postville Yeshivas Kayitz came to an end, some parents were talking about sending their sons back for the year.
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31598 <![CDATA[8 Precious Chof Av Moments]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31598 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31598 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:05:17 GMT

In honor of the 70th yartzeit of the Rebbe's father, JEM presents 8 moments on this day that were captured in photo and video.
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31596 <![CDATA[After Attacks, a Call to the Mayor]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31596 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31596 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:11:37 GMT

Marco Carrion, a top aide for Bill de Blasio, made a midnight visit to Crown Heights to discuss violent incidents.
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31460 <![CDATA[Wedding Held in War-Torn Ukraine]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31460 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31460 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:23:36 GMT

Fewer guests showed up at a recent Chabad wedding in Dnepropetrovsk, due to dangers on the roads, but the joy was evident.
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31585 <![CDATA[N. Miami Meets Following Shooting]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31585 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31585 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:47:27 GMT

Residents of North Miami Beach gathered to hear from police, homeland security officials and prosecutors after the shooting of Yosef Raksin hy"d in their neighborhood.
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31549 <![CDATA[16 Quick Ways To Improve Marriage]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31549 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31549 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:33:07 GMT N'shei Chabad Newsletter

The Beis Medrash Women's Circle in Crown Heights collected 16 bits of insight about improving marriage and living better.
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31577 <![CDATA[Teens' Life-Changing Travel Camp]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31577 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31577 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:32:59 GMT

Learning, sports, inspiration and fun came together for 90 teens at CTeen's Extreme Travel Camp along the West Coast.
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31566 <![CDATA[Shluchim take Ice Bucket Challenge]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31566 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31566 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:08:04 GMT

What's behind the videos on Facebook of Shluchim in the U.S. pouring ice cold water on themselves (and family members).
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31572 <![CDATA[Female Stashes Gun After Fight]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31572 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31572 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:52:47 GMT

A gun that was used in a fight between two non Jewish females was found in a dumpster on Kingston Avenue Wednesday morning.
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31570 <![CDATA[Rezoning Meeting Irks Local Jews]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31570 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31570 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:04:41 GMT

A meeting about rezoning Empire Boulevard in Crown Heights was set for Friday evening in a Church - barring Jewish attendance.
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31557 <![CDATA[Bike Thief Quickly Arrested]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31557 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31557 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:39:33 GMT

A teen who stole a bike outside a store on Kingston Avenue was identified and arrested moments later.
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31548 <![CDATA[Shliach Helps Injured Druze]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31548 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31548 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:22:09 GMT

3 Israeli Druze touring Switzerland were killed Monday in a train crash. Shliach Chaim Drukman is assisting the families.
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31530 <![CDATA[Fried Performs Israel Tribute]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31530 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31530 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 03:42:18 GMT

At a concert in Jerusalem Sunday, superstar Chassidic singer Avraham Fried said he is "humbled by the Israeli spirit."
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31544 <![CDATA[This Teacher Can Carry a Beat]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31544 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31544 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 01:11:00 GMT

Tzvi Schwartz, a Los Angeles teacher raps with students in a new music video about global "Jewnity".
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31542 <![CDATA[My Dear Teacher, Mrs. Zaklos]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31542 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31542 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 22:51:33 GMT

A Seminary student who was in Mrs. Tzivi Zaklos' obm class this year writes: "After an hour of pain and tears, I told myself, 'Mrs. Zaklos wouldn't want us to be sad now.'"
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31541 <![CDATA[Marriage According to the Rebbe]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31541 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31541 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:57:49 GMT

In honor of the 15th of Av, COLlive presents excerpts from the new book "Advice for Life: Marriage," with the Rebbe’s teachings on love, dating, and marriage.
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31500 <![CDATA[Rocket Attacks Resume, 2 Injured]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31500 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31500 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:58:58 GMT

After 72 hours of relative quiet, the cease-fire ends and Hamas rocket fire resumes with a barrage on southern Israel from Gaza.
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31499 <![CDATA[Woman Attacked on Eastern Pkwy]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31499 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31499 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:53:25 GMT

A Jewish woman walking on Eastern Parkway was assaulted by a group of six females on Thursday evening.
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31496 <![CDATA[MBD's Twist on "Timche"]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31496 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31496 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:11:48 GMT

Singer Mordechai Ben David is joined by 8th Day singing a twist on the classic "Timche...Zecher Hachamas" at a recent Simcha.
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31488 <![CDATA[No Men at This Duo's Show]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31488 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31488 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:38:18 GMT

Chasidic rock band Bulletproof Stockings' Dalia Shusterman and Perl Wolfe told the NY Post they had a hard time convincing their upcoming concert producer to ban men from the show.
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31484 <![CDATA[My Son Still Has No Yeshiva]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31484 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31484 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:18:44 GMT

From the COLlive inbox: Yeshiva starts in two weeks, and as of this writing, our son has not been accepted in any Yeshiva.
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31487 <![CDATA[Chabad at "National Night Out" ]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31487 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31487 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:10:41 GMT

Despite taking place on Tisha B'Av, Chabad was out in force at the Santa Monica Police "National Night Out" with Tefillin and more.
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31475 <![CDATA[Misaskim Stops Shochet's Autopsy]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31475 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31475 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 14:05:22 GMT

The call from Shliach Mendel Feller that shochet Chaim Lipszyc was killed in a traffic accident in Minnesota triggered an immediate response from the Misaskim organization.
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31466 <![CDATA[Kosher Agency Pulls Out of Turkey]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31466 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31466 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 03:13:39 GMT

A kashrus organization is halting activity in Turkey after a mashgiach (kosher supervisor) was attacked in the airport.
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31470 <![CDATA[Gad Elbaz, 8th Day in the Catskills]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31470 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31470 Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:43:17 GMT

A concert and rally for Israel will feature Gad Elbaz, 8th Day and others, this Motzei Shabbos in the Catskills.
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31477 <![CDATA[Eyal Shlomo Kidron, 53, OBM]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31477 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31477 Wed, 06 Aug 2014 20:20:27 GMT

Rabbi Eyal Shlomo Kidron, a computer programmer and brother of Mrs. Sarah Keret of Crown Heights, passed away.
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31440 <![CDATA[Camp Play Depicts Jewish Revolt]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31440 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31440 Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:08:21 GMT

Staff of Camp Gan Israel in Parksville, NY, staged a play about the Jewish Exilarch Mar-Zutra II who led a revolt against Persians.
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31445 <![CDATA[35 Long Island Shluchim Meet]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31445 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31445 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:48:51 GMT

In honor of 20 years since Gimmel Tammuz, the Shluchim of Long Island gathered for their annual Kinus at the Ohel this week.
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31444 <![CDATA[Swastika in Crown Heights Building]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31444 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31444 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:02:46 GMT

After initially dismissing it, the NYPD is saying that swastikas drawn on a Crown Heights apartment building is a hate crime.
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31437 <![CDATA[Printing the Tanya in Trinidad]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31437 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31437 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:33:12 GMT

After printing a Tanya in Trinidad, bochurim Naftali Spielman and Michoel Mishulovin looked for local Jews to learn it, leading to a surprise encounter.
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31433 <![CDATA[Arabs Target Shliach in Sweden]]> http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31433 http://www.collive.com/show_news.rtx?id=31433 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:08:39 GMT

A molotov cocktail was thrown at Chabad Rabbi Shneur Kesselman and Swedish Jews as they were walking home from synagogue.
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