Sunday, December 20, 2009

Chanukah Chagiga at Cheder Chabad Girls

Olive Press at Cheder Chabad Boys

This past Friday, the 7th day of Chanukah, the boys from Cheder Chabad grades 1 through 4 took part in an Olive Press Workshop, presented by Rabbi Grossbaum. The boys really enjoyed this wonderful hands on expirence of making their own olive oil.

Mazel Tov Weinsteins!

Mazel tov to Rabbi Naftoli and Sherry Weinstein on the birth of a granddaughter born to Yair and Lainy Weinstein of Far Rockaway!

Seeking Ride to CH

Seeking a ride from Monsey to Crown Heights for a bochur on Monday. Please call 845-368-1889.

House for Rent Near Tzemach Tzedek

A four bedroom house is available for rent in the Concord neighborhood which is close to K'hal Tzemach Tzedek Lubavitch of Monsey. For more information please call 845-425-3905.

152 Cases of Mumps in Rockland

By Jane Lerner, The Journal News

MONSEY — The number of people in Rockland County who have come down with mumps has jumped to 152 as part of what state and federal health officials are calling the largest outbreak of the disease nationwide in years.

Just about all local cases of the highly infectious disease are among Orthodox Jewish and Hasidic residents of Monsey and New Square, according to the Rockland Department of Health.

"The outbreak is ongoing within the Orthodox community," said Rockland Commissioner of Health Dr. Joan Facelle.

So far, there is no indication that people outside those communities are coming down with mumps, she said.

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