Zalman

17 Jun 19
The Chestnut Post

HOUSTON and DALLAS, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.® (NYSE: PB) (“Prosperity”), the parent company of Prosperity Bank®, and LegacyTexas Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTXB) (“LegacyTexas”), the parent company of LegacyTexas Bank (“LegacyTexas Bank”), today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which LegacyTexas will merge with Prosperity. LegacyTexas Bank operates […]

17 Jun 19
The Chestnut Post

HOUSTON and DALLAS, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.® (NYSE: PB) (“Prosperity”), the parent company of Prosperity Bank®, and LegacyTexas Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTXB) (“LegacyTexas”), the parent company of LegacyTexas Bank (“LegacyTexas Bank”), today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which LegacyTexas will merge with Prosperity. LegacyTexas Bank operates 42 […]

15 Jun 19
Desultory Heroics

A Strange Harvest: Alan Rudolph’s ‘Endangered Species’ By Michael Grasso, K.E. Roberts, Richard McKenna Source: We Are the Mutants GRASSO: When our esteemed editor-in-chief recommended we look this week at the little-heralded-nor-remembered Endangered Species from 1982, I was cautiously optimistic. A B-movie starring Robert Urich, JoBeth Williams, Paul Dooley, and Hoyt Axton about cattle mutilations, shot […]

15 Jun 19
Microless

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14 Jun 19
Rabbi Andrew Jacobs

When Rabbi Dov Baer of Lubavitch (1773-1827)  was a young father, he and his wife and children lived in the same house as his father, Rabbi Schneur Zalman (1745-1813). Rabbi Dov Baer and his family lived on the ground floor of the house and Rabbi Schneur Zalman lived above them on the second floor. Legend has it […]

14 Jun 19
Zog A Niggun!

Get into the Geulah mode! Niggun: Shir HaGeulah- Hachayenu Kel A special song composed by Rabbi Rosenberg a”h one of the Lubavitcher students “trapped״ in Shanghi, China during the holocaust. It reflects the deep yearning hope and faith that they would soon be reunited with their dear Rebbe, and in the coming of Moshiach. It […]

14 Jun 19
Kol ALEPH

With gratitude and profound appreciation for our colleague, the AOP VAAD announces that our beloved Founding Director of the AOP Rabbinic Pastor Program, RP Shulamit Fagan, is stepping down from her service to the VAAD and AOP in this role. She will continue on as a valued member of our Hashpa’ah Faculty, as a Spiritual […]

13 Jun 19
the Storyteller's Hat

The living hell of extermination camps was home to a certain kind of ‘living dead’. Sonderkommandos were Jewish prisoners forced to dispose of their counterparts’ dead bodies. Their tormented memories keep haunting, to this day, the ruins of Auschwitz. They were called Sonderkommandos, German for ‘special unit’. Another euphemism so as not to raise suspicion: […]

11 Jun 19
Yeshiva World News

Breslov mashpiah, HaGaon Rav Shlomo Zalman Cheshin Z”L, 73, was niftar on Tuesday. The niftar was a maggid shiur at Yeshivas Torda for several decades and was among the prominent Breslov Chassidim. Members of the Breslov community in Eretz Yisrael report “he was a giant of a man” and he taught many talmidim over the […]

11 Jun 19
PSMarketing Intelligence

A thermal interface material (TIM) is a thermally conductive material, which acts as an interface between the heat sink and heat source. To minimize the interface, the thermal resistance between the source and heat sinks, while the small imperfections/void is filled with thermal interface materials. With the ongoing increase of power densities in electronics, the […]

07 Jun 19
A Pastor's Journey and Reflection

One part of how I am spending my time while on sabbatical, is looking at how my life will change when a retire in a few years. I am interviewing pastors who recently retired and asking them questions like what brought them to the decision that it was time to retire? How did they and […]

07 Jun 19
My Derech, On and Off

The drive to tell my story has, over the years, experienced peaks and valleys which come out of nowhere and surprise me each time I’m compelled to share. Coming from a community which is so cut off from the world around us, when I’m comfortable in this new world it’s almost as though I can’t […]