A Jewish organization creates unforgettable summer experiences for special needs kids and their parents.
Posted on: July 27th, 2016News & Views → Jewish
Katz established the Marcus Katz Award which for 41 years has been given to outstanding contributors to building harmony between Jewish law and tradition and the modern world.
Posted on: July 22nd, 2016Sections → Features
His life was an example of Torah, middos and humility in action.
Posted on: July 19th, 2016News & Views → Israel → IDF & Security
Hundreds accompanied US-born IDF lone soldier Shlomo Rindenow, z'l on his final journey to rest in Netzer Hazani.
Posted on: July 6th, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
Remembering Rabbi Maurice Lamm (1930-2016)
Posted on: July 6th, 2016News & Views
Wiesel was criticized by some in the Orthodox community for what they viewed as his rejection of faith in God after the Holocaust. But Weisel, who studied Jewish religious texts daily throughout his adult life, resented the allegation.
Posted on: July 4th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
The World Trade Center sparkled with blue and white lights in memory of Elie Wiesel, a strong advocate for Israel.
Posted on: July 3rd, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
“Elie Wiesel was the collective moral compass of the Jewish people,” said Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky.
Posted on: July 2nd, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
For ten years after the war, Wiesel refused to write about or discuss his experiences during the Holocaust.
Posted on: June 23rd, 2016News & Views → Business and Economy
Zisser captured the Israeli public's imagination, especially in the religious sector, in the early 1980s, when he initiated the founding of the city of Emanuel in Samaria.
Posted on: June 22nd, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
“He had a strong connection to Torah and was very respectful of Torah scholars,” he added. “He was self-educated man who was well read and business savvy.”
Posted on: June 21st, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Rising Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin, 27, has died in a freak accident at his home in Los Angeles.
Posted on: June 19th, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
Alan Weinkratz was a well-known figure in the Israeli hi-tech startup scene.
Posted on: June 17th, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
Dr. Irving Moskowitz z"l has been called the Montefiore and Rothschild of our time.
Posted on: June 13th, 2016News & Views → Israel → #EyalGiladNaftali
This past Sunday marked the second anniversary of the Hamas abduction and murder of three yeshiva teens from a hitchiking post in Gush Etzion.
Posted on: June 9th, 2016News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Hamas
Four new terror victims will not be present to hear the reading of the Ten Commandments in synagogue this Shavuot. Their names have been released.
Posted on: June 4th, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
One of the greatest heavyweight boxers the world has ever known, Muhammad Ali, is dead at the age of 74.
Posted on: May 24th, 2016News & Views → Middle East → Egypt
Intelligence from Mossad spy Eli Cohen helped Israel win the Six Day War.
Posted on: May 2nd, 2016News & Views → Global → Europe → Eastern Europe
Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.
Posted on: April 13th, 2016News & Views → Obituaries
Sport teaches us who we really are. It is not just entertainment or therapy for those who watch, but a glimpse of the infinite possibilities of life.
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