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Ask OU Participants Come From The Four Corners Of The Torah World

September 4, 2008

They came from Jerusalem and they came from Brooklyn, and from Berlin and Paris which are roughly in between the two. Others came from Las Vegas, from Providence, Rhode Island…

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Down In Old Kentucky, OU Certified Bluegrass Dairy Hits The Finish Line First At The Kentucky State

September 4, 2008

In what may be considered the Kentucky Derby of cheese competitions, OU kosher-certified cheese manufactured by Bluegrass Dairy & Food/Glasgow Division of Glasgow and Springfield, KY recently won first place…

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Dear Rabbi… What are the requirements to have my tanker trailers OU certified?

August 22, 2008

Dear ____: Thank you for your interest in OU kosher certification of your tanker vessels. Kosher products can potentially lose their kosher status if stored in vessels without kosher status,…

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OUKosher.org: World-Wide Window to OU Kosher

August 22, 2008

Now that the Internet has made the expression “information at your fingertips” an ever-present reality, OU Kosher views it as an every-second opportunity. “As the world’s largest and most respected…

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OU Kosher’s China Syndrome

August 21, 2008

OU Kosher’s China Syndrome, Or How I travelled To Shanghai To Promote The World’s Most Popular Kashrut Symbol And Experienced A Shabbat To Remember

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OU RFR Profile – Rabbi Moshe Bomzer

August 21, 2008

Rabbi Moshe E. Bomzer has served as spiritual leader of congregations in Hollywood, FL, Toronto, ON and Albany, NY over the past 33 years. He received his rabbinical ordination from…

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OU Profile – Rabbi Zvi Goodman

August 21, 2008

Born in Hartford, CT, Rabbi Howard (Zvi) Goodman was educated at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University, and is a graduate of Yeshiva University. After studying advanced…

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OU Kosher Provides Meals for a Captive Audience

August 21, 2008

ALBANY, NY – Getting out of prison wasn’t supposed to be this easy. On a sunny spring afternoon, Josh Wildman, mashgiach with the Vaad HaKashruth of the Capital District, locked…

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OU Kosher Releases Two New DVD’s On the Kashrut of Meat and Birds

August 20, 2008

Two new OU Kosher DVDs – Meat & Birds now available

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OU Kosher Supervisor In Louisville Plays Matchmaker

July 14, 2008

Rabbi Yosef Levy’s official job is as a Rabbinic Field Representative (RFR) in Kentucky and Indiana for the Orthodox Union, in which he certifies food plants as kosher, but in his spare time he uses that position for another, altruistic pursuit: playing matchmaker between the OU-certified companies he supervises and Louisville’s Jewish Family and Vocational Service’s (JFVS) Food Pantry.

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