I found two anecdotes of people on Ellis Island in terms of halacha. One is from an article in the Jerusalem Post:
""Ellis Island was their first connection to the other side," said Mulfeld, 60, an Internet entrepreneur. "That's where we got our start." It was a Saturday afternoon, and Mulfeld's grandfather - who had been in America ...
Rav Wosner(zatzal) and Rav Yitzchak Yosef (shlita) paskened it is not part of Israel according to halacha, and one may not go there strictly for a pleasure trip.
Rav Elyashiv(zatzal) paskened it was questionable and therefore ...
To answer your second question, I don't think it's a typo. I think it depends on whether you count Ramesses. It's considered a stop in the overall 42, but they didn't actually travel there. That's where they left Egypt from.
On your first question, the first 11 encampments being in the first year is based on the verses that say that Bnei Yisrael were still ...
It is an additional mitzva to have hot food on Shabbat although it is not required for those who cannot arrange it.
As background Shulchan Aruch (OC 257:8) writes that
It is a mitzvah to insulate food for Shabbos so that he will have hot food
to eat on Shabbos, for this is an honor and delight of Shabbos.
Whoever does not put trust in the words of the Sages ...
This is not a funny question at all, in fact, many Poskim discuss the question.
The Biur Halacha in Siman 527 says that the Rav of the city could make an eiruv for others even if he already made one for himself and forgot to include the rest of the city. However, that's in a case that the Rav is also making and using an eiruv.
In your case, since the Rav is ...
In describing his stay in the city of Messina, R. Ovadia of Bartenura writes as follows:
וראיתי בחופה שנעשתה בהיותי שמה שהוציאו את הכלה אחרי ברכו שבע ברכות והרכיבוה על הסוס ברחוב העיר וכל הקהל עוברים לפני' ברגליהם והחתן באמצע הזקנים ולפני הכלה אשר היא לבדה על הסוס
At a wedding which took pace near my residence I witnessed the following ceremony. After the ...
Just daven normally, if people can talk on the phone to their friends in public and wear all kinds of crazy clothes, we can talk to the Creator in public wearing tefillin etc.
Blessings and success