Outgoing Israeli Navy commander David Ben Ba’ashat is among the almost 1,000 lay leaders who are attending the international conference of Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries currently underway in New York. While at a meeting of emissaries' children who participate in an online school program, he remarked, "I learned today that Chabad knows how to use technology [and] use it in the right way." ...

A Chabad-Lubavitch emissary to Minsk, Belarus, accompanied 20 Jewish community directors from Belarus during a visit to Israel...

World Bnei Akiva has "a lot to learn from Chabad," according to the Jewish youth group's secretary general, Zeev Schwartz. Schwartz made the comments in an interview posted on the told Maariv NRG Web site...

Rabbi Hershel and Rochele Fogelman, who began a Jewish day school in Worcester, Mass., 65 years ago, were honored by hundreds of the school’s alumni, family and friends with a gala dinner...

Five years older than the mandatory retirement age of 75, Rabbi Shar Yishuv Cohen is staying on as chief rabbi, albeit an unpaid one, of the Israeli city of Haifa. He says that the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, of righteous memory, once told him during a private audience that he should stay in the position as long as circumstances would allow...

Thousands turned out for the 48th annual gathering of Chabad-Lubavitch Chasidim in Israel. The event, a project of the Chabad-Lubavitch Youth Organization, took place in the village of Kfar Chabad...