Hospitality Chain Selina Announces First Location in Northern Israel

CTech – Hospitality company Selina Ltd. is set to open a location of its brand name deluxe hostels near the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel, Selina announced Wednesday...

U.S. Rabbi Leads Religious Programming for World Scouting Jamboree

GLEN JEAN, West Virginia (Crescent City Jewish News via JTA) — A Reform rabbi from Maryland is leading the Faith and Beliefs program at the World Scouting Jamboree, the first such...

Elijah Cummings Started a Program Bringing African-American Teens to Israel

(JTA) — Eight years ago Aaliyah Cuthrell knew little about the Jewish community, beyond what she had seen on a visit to her local Jewish community center to use...

With Love From Israel: Part 1

Dear Readers, I am here in the land of Israel and I couldn’t be happier. I started making plans for my trip to Israel way back in February 2019. I thought...

The Great Kosher Escape: An Extraordinary Vacation Experience

Isaac Grossman and Moish Zahler are changing the landscape of kosher travel, daring to tread where no one has before. Possessed by a passion for hiking and the great...

Exploring South Africa In Gourmet Kosher Luxury

By Rabbi Yoni Isaacson “This cape is the most stately thing and the fairest cape we saw in the whole circumference of the earth.”—from the journal of Sir Francis Drake,...

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...

‘Birthright for Moms’ Marks 10 Years, More Than 17,000 Participants

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — A program bringing adult Jewish women to Israel celebrated its 10th anniversary here at an event that included 500 participants from nine countries. Momentum, formerly known...

Israeli Who Fell to Death in Yosemite Was Re-Enacting Social Media Post

(JTA) — An Israeli teen who fell to his death last year while hiking in Yosemite National Park in California was trying to re-enact another iconic social media photograph when he fell. Tomer...

Max the Matzah Is a Hit in Netherlands and Beyond

AMSTERDAM (JTA) — Anywhere else in Europe, a muscular cartoon character named Max the Matzah would have amounted to little more than an inside Jewish joke. But in the Netherlands,...
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It’s all about keeping Shabbat. For a 25-hour period beginning at sundown Nov. 15, as many as 1 million Jews from Nashville to Nairobi —...

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  Wounded IDF Soldiers Visit Brandeis Students On Tuesday, November 12, wounded IDF soldiers Niv Keshet and Liran Baruch visited The Brandeis School on behalf of...

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    This past Sunday, the DRS Yeshiva High School for Boys was filled to capacity at the school’s annual open house. DRS hosted over 190...

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