We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Dr. Jason Jacobowitz, beloved father of David Jacobowitz The burial has taken place in Israel. Shiva will take place in Israel through Wednesday, February 7th, at Ben Azai 11, Jerusalem. Shiva will continue at the Jacobowitz residence, 76-49 168th Street, Hillcrest, Queens, from Thursday, February…

BARUCH DAYAN HAEMET It is with deep sorrow that we inform you of the sudden tragic death of Rabbi Yehuda Harbater, executive director of Yeshiva Darchei Torah. The funeral will be tomorrow, Wednesday, February 7th at 1:30pm in the main beis medrash of Mesivta Chaim Shlomo, on the Yeshiva Darchei Torah campus on Seagirt Blvd.,…

With profound sorrow, we record the passing of William Wise, alav hashalom, beloved father of Mark Wise. The funeral will take place on Tuesday, February 6th, at 10:00am on Har Hamenuchot, Israel. Shiva will be observed at the Wise residence, 4 Shai Agnon, Katamon, Israel, until Monday morning, February 12th. The cell number is 1-914-261-5574.

We regret to inform you of the passing of Mr. Ernest Breiner ע”ה Father of Mrs. Susan Salamon The levaya will take place today Sunday, February 4th at 10:30 AM at Parkside 98-60 Queens Boulevard Rego Park, NY 11374 Shiva information to follow.

  There is a great stir under the new Trump tax plan with regard to deductibility of yeshiva tuitions.  And it is marvelous for those who send their children to private schools. Taking a step back, understand that 529 plans in New York are a wonderful creation.  It is not only a simple vehicle for…

We regret to inform you of the passing of Estelle Alter Schutzman mother of Rabbi Kenneth Alter, Dr. Karen Alter – Reid and Stuart Alter. The funeral will take place tomorrow, Sunday February 4th, Graveside at noon at Mount Hebron Cemetery  130-14 Horace Harding Expressway, Flushing. Please meet at office at 11:45 a.m. Shiva will for Stuart…

It is with deep personal sadness that I inform you of the passing of Esther Zuroff, who lead the department of student services at Stern College for Women.  In the years that I was a student there, there were students who came from modest homes and couldnt afford the basic clothes, food and school supplies. …

We regret to inform you of the untimely passing of Mr. Yossi Fried a”h, former HALB parent, beloved husband of Osnat Fried and father of Hadas (Fried) Vann (SKA ’07), Adi (Fried) Sax (SKA ’09), Ronee (HALB), Avi Meyer (HALB) and Aviya (Fried) Goldstein (HALB). The funeral will take place tomorrow night, Motzei Shabbat, February…

We regret to inform you of the passing of Martin Mayerfeld a”h beloved brother of our member, Nechama Katz Nechama will sit shivah in Los Angeles until Sunday, and will return to her home, 14A Beechwood Drive, Lawrence, for Monday and Tuesday. Shivah concludes at 9 am on Wednesday, February 7.  There will be no minyanim.

We regret to inform you of the untimely passing of Rabbi Simcha Lent a”h, father of former HALB parent Tuvia Lent, and grandfather of Dani (Lent) Halpern (SKA ’07) and Joshua (DRS ’16).   The funeral will take place today, Sunday, February 4th, at 11:30am at Schwartz Bros. Funeral Home, 114-03 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills.…