web analytics

Bomb Threats Sent to 6 JCCs on Purim in US, Canada

15 Adar 5777 – March 13, 2017
Most of the Jewish Community Centers that received threats had received them before, including the one in Vancouver, where the JCC was threatened last week.

Israel Rocks Shushan Purim in Jerusalem and Walled Cities!

15 Adar 5777 – March 12, 2017
During the day expect to see LOTS of costumes and happy faces in Jerusalem, especially around Safra Square, the biggest Purim street fair in the country.

Migdal Ha’Emek Disabled Residents’ Center Sends Purim Packages to City’s Children

Residents at the center worked together with volunteers for two days to prepare the mishloach manot gift baskets, thanks to a budget secured by the mayor.

Netanyahu to Children on Purim: Persians Won’t Succeed in Killing Us Today Either [video]

14 Adar 5777 – March 11, 2017
'They wanted to kill us,' the children finally roared, after some hesitation.

New Orleans Hebrews Swept in Ol’ Mardi Gras Shabbat Excitement

25 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
We have no idea how one can maintain the two warring notions of 'Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans' and 'avoiding immodesty' in the same sentence

Leket Israel Launches Tu B’Shevat Project, Sayeret Tapuz

14 Shevat 5777 – February 9, 2017
Many of the project's volunteers this year are Israeli special needs teenagers from Gan Yavne.

Tu B’shvat is HERE, Replanting the Fire Burned Trees

Israeli schoolchildren, all across the country, will leave their classrooms to plant trees… but this Tu B'Shvat, things will be very different.

IAA to Inaugurate New Mikvah Path at the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park

10 Shevat 5777 – February 5, 2017
A new path running among two-thousand year old ritual baths that were used by pilgrims visiting the Temple Mount is to be inaugurated at the Ophel site in the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park.

Jerusalem Terrorist Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison for Stoning Death of Alexander Levlovich

27 Tevet 5777 – January 25, 2017
The prison term for the murder by stoning sends a message to Arabs that Israel will no longer tolerate terrorism of any kind.

No Joy in Yeshivaville: Ringling Brothers Strike their Tent after Passover

17 Tevet 5777 – January 15, 2017
The women-free show for the Orthodox Jewish audience included clowns, animals, tight-rope dancers, a basketball team on unicycles and acrobats.

Hikers Discover Engravings of Menorah and Cross in Judaean Lowlands Water Cistern

5 Tevet 5777 – January 3, 2017
Engravings of a Seven-Branched Menorah and a Cross were Discovered by Hikers in an Ancient Water Cistern in the Judaean lowlands.

Liberman: Shaming Hareidi Soldiers For Military Service Akin to Idolatry [video]

5 Tevet 5777 – January 2, 2017
Defense Minister Liberman pointed out that King David fought, as did Joshua bin Nun, saying they also had an understanding of Torah and Judaism.

Public Menorah Vandalized by Teens in South Orange, NJ

3 Tevet 5777 – December 31, 2016
Vandals damaged a public menorah in South Orange, New Jersey on the sixth night of Chanukah, but were spotted by security cameras.

Ivanka Trump Posts Family Hanukkah Picture from the Pacific

27 Kislev 5777 – December 27, 2016
Donald Trump is about to become the very first US president who has halachically Jewish grandchildren (the Clintons' son-in-law is Jewish, too, but that's just not good enough for Jewish law).

Palestinian Authority Terrorists Escalate Attacks Around Jerusalem

27 Kislev 5777 – December 26, 2016
Palestinian Authority Arab terrorists attacked Israelis in multiple areas around Jerusalem and at Rachel's Tomb.

Sderot Police Officers Bring Chanukah Joy to Seniors in Southern Israel

Local police in the southern Israeli city of Sderot came to spend Chanukah with seniors this week, singing and sharing sufganiyot together.

Netanyahu: ‘According to UN, Maccabees Did Not Liberate Jerusalem, They Occupied Palestinian Territory’

PM Netanyahu says with sarcasm that according to the United Nations, the Maccabees did not liberate Jerusalem, but rather "occupied Palestinian territory."

Colel Chabad Chanukah Program to Help 2,500 Severely Disabled Children

26 Kislev 5777 – December 25, 2016
Colel Chabad is the longest continuously running charity in Israel, founded in 1788 by the first Chabad Rebbe, Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi.

This Makes Up for Everything: Happy Hanukkah! Chag Sameach from the White House!

He did not mention that, had the Maccabees redeemed the Holy Temple today, they would surely have been condemned by the UN Security Council, with the US abstaining, because said Holy Temple stood in 'Occupied East Jerusalem.'

Netanyahu Says Israel Will ‘Overcome’ UN Resolution, Will Also Stop Funding UN Agencies

PM Netanyahu says Israel is cutting funds to five UN agencies for a start, and is reevaluating its relationship with the world body.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/bomb-threats-sent-to-6-jccs-on-purim-in-us-canada/2017/03/13/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: