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ADL Commemorates its Centennial by Honoring Bain Capital Executive

13 Kislev 5773 – November 27, 2012
On its 100th year, the Anti-Defamation League  is recognizing Lavine's immense civic leadership and influence to affect positive change in our community. Their press release...

Nor’easter Headed for the East Coast?

19 Heshvan 5773 – November 4, 2012
According to Fox News, the bad weather may not be over, as the computer that correctly predicted Superstorm Sandy is saying that there's a...

Moses Raphael Levy – Wealthy Colonial Jewish Merchant

19 Tishri 5773 – October 4, 2012
For centuries Jews have believed America to be a land of freedom and financial opportunity. One such Jew was Moses Raphael Levy, who achieved tremendous financial success as an American colonial merchant.

James Logan: Early American Hebrew Scholar

29 Tevet 5771 – January 5, 2011
The story of Hebrew culture in Massachusetts begins with the very foundation of the Plymouth colony, for the first Hebraists to settle in New England came over in the Mayflower. Governor Bradford, one of the Mayflower Pilgrims, was a man whose ability, character, and comparative culture raised him above his fellow settlers. His knowledge of languages is praised by Cotton Mather in the Magnalia:" he was conversant with Dutch, French, Latin, and Greek, but the Hebrew [tongue] he most of all studied, because he said he would see with his own eyes the ancient oracles of God in their native beauty."

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