Orthodox Union

A man works to repair the roof of a church in New Dorp, Staten Island that was damaged by superstorm Sandy - Jan. 4, 2013 (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

U.S. House Passes Sandy House Of Worship Aid Bill

The House has overwhelmingly approved a bill to allow houses of worship damaged by Superstorm Sandy to receive federal disaster aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

02/13/2013

Quinoa (file / credit: AIZAR RALDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Is Quinoa Kosher For Passover?

Add to the four questions a fifth. Is grain-like and gluten-free quinoa Kosher for Passover?

04/18/2011

Kosher Challah Buns (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NY Jewish Leaders Criticize Kosher Inspector Cuts

The division’s eight inspectors and an assistant were laid-off Jan. 1. The cuts were implemented under former Gov. David Paterson. Only the division’s director is still employed.

01/03/2011