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KIDDUSH HASHEM: Jews In Toms River And Jackson Give Local Children Candy On Halloween [PHOTOS]

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It may seem strange or awkward to many to see a headline on the Yeshiva World that speaks about Halloween. Although Jews do not celebrate Halloween in any way, many Jews around the Lakewood area used the opportunity to create a huge Kiddush Hashem and embrace their neighbors.

YWN has received dozens of emails from Jewish residents in Toms River and Jackson NJ confirming that they doled out candy to hundreds of non-Jewish children who were out “trick-or-treating” on Halloween night.…

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NYC Truck Attack: Investigators Scour Muslim Terrorist Background

Investigators worked through the night to determine what led a truck driver to plow down people on a riverfront bike path near the World Trade Center, brandishing air guns and yelling “God is great” in Arabic as his deadly route of terror ended with a crash, authorities said.

Eight people were killed and 11 seriously injured in a Halloween afternoon attack that the mayor called “a particularly cowardly act of terror.” The driver — identified by officials as an immigrant from Uzbekistan — was in critical condition but expected to survive after a police officer shot him in the abdomen.…

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Trump Rips Schumer After Manhattan Muslim Terror Attack

President Donald Trump is calling for “Merit Based immigration” following the deadly truck attack in New York City that killed eight people and injured 11. Trump says on Twitter Wednesday that the driver in Tuesday’s attack “came into our country through what is called the ‘Diversity Visa Lottery Program,’ a Chuck Schumer beauty.”

Officials said the attacker is an immigrant from Uzbekistan who came to the U.S.…

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73-Year-Old Woman In Critical Condition After Being Robbed in Dimona

A 73-year-old woman was violently assaulted in Dimona on Sunday after she had extracted her pension funds from a nearby bank. Following the incident ent she was taken to Soroka Medical Center in Beer Sheva for emergency medical care.

The woman, who has been identified as Larissa Tenkelovitz, had her family with her at the hospital. Her granddaughter, Yivgenya Tiomentzav said: “My sister called me after she heard the screams and saw our grandmother lying on the floor.…

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WAS THIS TERROR? Truck Driver Shoots And Slams Truck Into Bicyclists On West Side Highway; Multiple DOA’s

A motorist drove onto a busy bicycle path near the World Trade Center memorial in Lower Manhattan, striking several people Tuesday, then emerged from the vehicle screaming and firing what appeared to be a gun, police and witnesses said.

At least two bodies could be seen lying motionless on the path beneath tarps near mangled bicycles.

Sources tell YWN that the vehicle – possibly a box truck – drove down the bike path on the West Side Highway near Vesey Street on Tuesday afternoon 3:20PM, striking at least 4 bikers.…

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Puerto Rico Cancels Suspicious $300 Million Contract With Utility Company Hired For Hurricane Repairs

The head of Puerto Rico’s government power company says the agency will scrap a $300 million contract with Whitefish Energy Holdings once it finishes current work on Hurricane Maria recovery efforts.

Power company director Ricardo Ramos said Sunday that he’s bowing to a demand by the U.S. territory’s governor, Ricardo Rossello. Ramos says the cancellation will delay work by 10 to 12 weeks.…

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Trump Blasts Former Aide At Center Of Russia Probe As ‘Liar, Low-Level Volunteer’

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that a former campaign aide thrust into the center of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe “has already proven to be a liar.”

On Twitter, Trump sought to dismiss George Papadopoulos, who has provided key evidence in the first criminal case connecting Trump’s team to alleged intermediaries for Russia’s government.

Said Trump: “Few people knew the young, low level volunteer named George, who has already proven to be a liar.…

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Bird Strike Compels An El Al Flight To NYC To Return To Tel Aviv

El Al flight 007 from Ben-Gurion International Airport to New York City was compelled to turn around and head back to Tel Aviv on Tuesday, 11 Cheshvan, due to a bird strike.

The plane circled over the Mediterranean for about an hour, dumping fuel, and then made and uneventful landing back in Ben-Gurion.

Engineers were summoned to inspect the plane to determine if it was able to head on its original destination or if another plane would have to be brought in.…

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REPUBLICANS UNITE TO SUPPORT AND ENDORSE YONI HIKIND; PATAKI, D’AMATO & TURNER SAY YONI HIKIND REPRESENTS SOLID VALUES – “HE’S THE BEST MAN FOR THE JOB”

NYC Council Candidate Yoni Hikind (Brooklyn) has picked up the endorsement of former NYS Governor George Pataki, Senator Al D’Amato and Congressman Bob Turner. All three elected officials are prominent Republicans who enjoyed and maintained excellent working relationships with the Jewish community, especially traditional, Orthodox Jews.

“I’ve known Yoni since he was a child,” said Governor Pataki. “He displays the solid values that he was raised with.…

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Israel Neutralized A Terror Tunnel From Gaza Into Israel October 30, 2017 2:30 pm0 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter

The IDF on Monday, 10 Cheshvan, targeted a terrorist tunnel originating in the Khan Yunis area of Gaza and continuing into Israel. It is stressed that after the IDF operation, “the tunnel no longer poses a threat”.

The IDF Spokesperson stated that the terror tunnel under construction has been neutralized using a controlled explosion during, a tunnel which had penetrated Israel from the Khan Yunis

The IDF statement continues: “This is a blatant violation of Israeli sovereignty, a situation that cannot be accepted, and in light of which the IDF acted, which is an operational success based on advanced technology.…

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HATE: ‘Jews Will Burn’ Note Found At Connecticut School; Third Incident This Month

The following via NBC CT:

School leaders in Wilton, Connecticut are dealing with hate speech at Middlebrook Middle School for the third time in a month.

Superintendant Kevin Smith sent a letter home to parents Thursday after a sixth-grade student found a sticky note with an anti-Semitic message in her locker.

“I am deeply sorry to inform you that there was another incident of hate speech at Middlebrook School,” Smith wrote in the letter.…

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SHOCK VIDEO: Greenfield Demands Investigation into Chasidic Senior Citizen Dragged from Car by 66th Precinct Cops For Cell Phone Use

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Upon returning from Maimonides Medical Center at 1AM on Monday, Councilman David Greenfield is calling for an independent investigation into the arrest of a 71 year old chasidic man who was cited for speaking on his cell phone.

“It’s disconcerting to see a 71 year old grandfather sitting in the Emergency Room with bruises all over his face and body after his interaction with local police officers,” said Councilman David Greenfield after leaving the hospital.…

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YONI HIKIND RECEIVES FULL SUPPORT OF HARAV AARON MOSHE SCHECHTER, SHLITA

 ROSH YESHIVA OF CHAIM BERLIN SAYS OF YONI, “I FELT A HEART THAT WAS TRULY INTERESTED IN OUR COMMUNITY”

 

In his race for the NYC Council, Yoni Hikind has received the full support of HaRav Aaron Moshe Schechter, the Rosh Yeshiva of Chaim Berlin. After sitting with Yoni for a long time, HaRav Schechter, shlita, released the following statement:

 

“I had the opportunity to spend a half hour talking to Yoni Hikind.…

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