Vilnius of Minnesota: Adas Israel Was More Than Just a Shul

By SARAH ROSE NEW YORK (JTA) — American Jews woke Monday morning to the ancestrally terrifying image of a synagogue on fire. It was my family’s shul: Adas Israel in Duluth, Minnesota. There is...

Chabad Rabbi Who Donated Kidney Gives Liver to Another

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A New Jersey rabbi who a decade ago donated a kidney to a stranger has donated part of his liver to another. Rabbi Ephraim Simon, a...

Pre-Purim Game Night for Singles Ages 23-35 on February 23

  Mrs. Baila Sebrow, shadchan and 5TJT columnist, is proud to present the huge annual Pre-Purim “Blast” Fun Game Night this coming Sunday, February 23, for frum singles ages 23-35,...

Nefesh B’Nefesh to Host 6 Aliyah Events Across North America

Nefesh B’Nefesh will host multiple aliyah events across North America March 10-13, enabling prospective olim to be as prepared as possible for aliyah. The events are co-hosted by Nefesh...

Keep Cool With Fresh, Flavorful Summer Salads

By Sarah Botwinick Summer salad recipes are a must during the warmer days. These three salad recipes are bursting with flavor and come together in just a few minutes. Plus they...

Har Torah Families Come Together for Yom Chesed

  On a recent Sunday morning, students, families, teachers, and administrators of Yeshiva Har Torah in Queens gathered for the school’s first Yom Chesed. More than 200 people worked on...

Part III: Israel’s Crazy Restaurant Scene

By Edwin Black Decades ago, Israel’s culinary scene was largely defined by omnipresent falafel, shawarma, and pizza stands, tomatoes and cucumbers sliced with endless variation, carrot juice vendors, over-glitzed coffee...

The Five Towns Premier Picked As One of Best Nursing Homes on Long Island

  The Five Towns Premier Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, the only skilled nursing facility in the Five Towns area of Nassau County, is proud to announce that it has been...

Met Council Distributes Passover Food for 181,000 Needy New Yorkers

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — The Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, known as Met Council, will distribute kosher-for-Passover food for the needy at 129 locations across New York. More than 181,000...

CEO of National Museum of American Jewish History Resigns

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — Ivy Barsky has resigned as the chief executive of the financially struggling National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia. During her term, the $150 million...
- Advertisement -

Stay connected

77,778FansLike
1,530FollowersFollow
1,292FollowersFollow

Latest article

Pandemic Pushes Some Anglos to Make Aliyah

JNS.org – May saw the highest number of American and Canadian Jews requesting to make aliyah through the Nefesh B’Nefesh organization since it was...

Miller: Reopen Legislature to Give New Yorkers A Voice

By Melissa “Missy” Miller As time passes, it has become frighteningly apparent that our governor is out of control. Or should I say in total...

Reactions to Rabbi Lamm’s Petirah

From the Orthodox Union: The Orthodox Union joins in mourning the loss of, and paying tribute to the memory of, Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm. An...

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Weather

New York
clear sky
62.8 ° F
66.2 °
60 °
55%
1.3mph
1%
Wed
76 °
Thu
78 °
Fri
79 °
Sat
80 °
Sun
73 °

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

Get news from the Five Towns Jewish Times in your inbox.

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: