Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: June 30th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Two teens in Brooklyn yelled slurs against Jews. One threw a rock at a Jewish driver, breaking the car window.
Posted on: June 29th, 2016News & Views → Elections
Teachout is on the record as opposing NY Gov. Cuomo’s new order prohibiting awarding state contracts to BDS-supporting companies, which has earned her the support to many pro-BDS groups.
Posted on: June 23rd, 2016News & Views → US → NY
Goldfeder served five years in the Assembly. He told The Jewish Press, “This is not where I want to be at this time in my life.”
Posted on: June 21st, 2016News & Views → News Briefs
Three people were stopped with a cache of combat gear, entering the Holland Tunnel on the way to Manhattan.
Posted on: June 15th, 2016News & Views → Jewish
The Newport congregation testified they had to sell the ornaments because their numbers were starting to dwindle and they could no longer afford to pay a rabbi.
Posted on: June 10th, 2016News & Views → Chessed and Tzedaka
New facility to feed the needy to be open 7 days a week and will include traditional Sabbath and holiday meals.
Posted on: June 8th, 2016News & Views → Local
“I’ve been disgusted every time I’ve heard the absurd plastic bag tax legislation introduced.”
Posted on: June 8th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
NCFJE's Operation Survival program is again shaking up the Jewish world with a new opioid overdose prevention project.
Posted on: June 5th, 2016News & Views → Israel
The governor later tweeted: "What a great honor it was to march in the @CelebrateIsrael parade today."
Posted on: June 3rd, 2016News & Views → Jewish
"We encourage you to show your support by coming to shul this Shabbat for services and for the Shabbaton programming, and we welcome your feedback, questions, and notes of support."
Posted on: June 2nd, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Assimilation
The signatories at the bottom of a letter titled "An important Message to the Community" include Rabbis David and Reuven Feinstein, the sons and spiritual heirs of the late Rabbi Moshe Feinstein.
Posted on: May 30th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
“I’m not a Starbucks guy. I’m a Dunkin Donuts guy, but I like to pay for the coffee of the other folks behind me in line,” Kraft revealed.
Posted on: May 30th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
The good news is that a 62% majority of US respondents believe that the BDS movement is a form of modern anti-Semitism.
Posted on: May 24th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
When someone in the cheap seats yelled at him to “let it go,” Patinking responded, “I’m not letting it go! The Yiddish culture means too much to me."
Posted on: May 24th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
“We work very hard to make sure we instill the right values, so it is disturbing.”
Posted on: May 19th, 2016News & Views → US → NY
News from the state capitol in Albany...
Posted on: May 18th, 2016News & Views → Health and Medicine
The problem is that by reducing the number of vaccinated children, the community at large is exposed to a greater risk.
Posted on: May 17th, 2016News & Views → Jewish
Saying they were the trustees, not the owners, Judge McConnell chastised Shearith Israel for claiming ownership and removed it as Touro’s trustee.
Posted on: May 10th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
When white people decolonize their oppressors, does it count as liberation, or does it automatically constitute an occupation?
Posted on: April 20th, 2016News & Views → US → NY
Felder May Return To Democratic Conference; EITC Defeated Once Again The failure to include the Education Investment Tax Credit (EITC) in the latest state budget has many factions roiled. It is seen as a victory for the teachers’ unions and another blow for groups such as the Catholic Conference, Agudath Israel of America, (AIA) and […]
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