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LI Herald Merrick
Chabad Center combats anti-Semitism

In the lead-up to International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jan. 27, the Chabad Center for Jewish Life in Merrick hosted a special sermon, delivered by Rabbi Anchelle Perl, director of the Chabad of Mineola.

Tapinto Coral Springs
Refurbished Women’s Mikvah At Chabad Of Coral Springs Offers ‘Spa-Like’ Experience

Since opening in early 2000s, Chabad of Coral Springs has operated mikvahs, special baths used for purification rituals in Judaism.

Over time, the mikvahs for men and women have aged, offering few modern comforts in a place meant to invoke serenity, peace, and joy.

Now that has changed, at least on the women’s side.

Cleveland.com
Chabad of the West Side opens Jewish Discovery Center in Lakewood

More than half a decade after Chabad of the West Side began hosting Judaic programming out of the Westlake Recreation Center and other rented spaces around the area, the nonprofit recently opened up its first permanent location — the Jewish Discovery Center — in Lakewood. The 900-square-foot Jewish Discovery Center is a community space where local Jews of any age or stage can explore their heritage, gain knowledge, celebrate the holidays or just hang out.

Quad City Times
Chabad Lubavitch of the Quad Cities purchases permanent space

Chabad Lubavitch of the Quad Cities reached its $400,000 funding goal late in the afternoon on Friday, Dec. 17, just before Shabbat, the time of rest observed by those practicing Judaism. Rabbi Shneur Cadaner and his wife, Chana Cadaner, shut down their phones and computers when Shabbat began, but messages of congratulations and excitement were already pouring in.

Jerusalem Post
Will Chabad enter the metaverse?

Now that Chabad has covered most of the world’s Jewish-accessible geographical locations, its aim is to tackle the realm of virtual reality as its latest frontier.

Inside Higher Ed
The Allure of Chabad on Campus

The number of Chabad centers on college campuses has skyrocketed since 2000, attracting students from a range of Jewish backgrounds and providing another avenue for Jewish student life.

Heritage Florida Jewish News
Chabad Orlando brought Chanukah to the Amway Center

At the end of the first quarter as the spotlight glared at the stage, the Grand Menorah Lighting at Amyway Center captured the thousands of participants as Jewish musical artist Jimmy Levy from American Idol led with singing the Brochos.

NPR WNYC
Hanukkah is a busy week for Wyoming’s only rabbi

By the fifth night Mendelsohn had already driven about 1,000 miles across the state, from Jackson to Cheyenne and back again, plus a quick stop in Denver to pick up kosher catering.

Newscenter 1
Chabad Jewish Center of South Dakota lights Menorah at Mount Rushmore

Lighting the menorah at Mount Rushmore is a way for the South Dakota Jewish community to celebrate religious freedoms that come with living the United States.

“It’s really an expression of Jewish pride, that we’re able to celebrate and worship freely and openly in the public, and it’s a beautiful place to do it right here at Mount Rushmore,” Rabbi Mendel Alperowitz adds.

Montclair Local
Chabad of Montclair lights up Wellmont Arts Plaza

Chabad of Montclair hosted a Hanukkah Fest and Grand Menorah Lighting at the Wellmont Arts Plaza Monday night, bringing the community together to celebrate the holiday.

WDIO Duluth
Chabad of Duluth celebrates first night of Chanukah at Miller Hill Mall

In honor of the first night of Chanukah, Chabad of Duluth kicked off the Festival of Lights with a celebration at the Miller Hill Mall.  In addition to lighting the Menorah, the traditional Chanukah celebration included jelly donuts fried in oil, chocolate coins, and plenty of dreidals for all to enjoy.  

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