Bagel Store: Why is Everyone Talking About Shtisel?

The reader might be asking, “What is ‘Shtisel?’” Is Shtisel the latest craze or talk of the town? Well, yes and no. “Shtisel” is the last name of a fictional...

Zoe Kravitz Tapped to Play ‘Catwoman’

BY EMILY BURACK (JTA) — Jewish actress Zoe Kravitz will be playing Selina Kyle — better known as Catwoman — in the next Batman film. The newest reboot of the franchise —...

‘Who Will Write Our History’ to See Wider Release

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHPBGWvKMSs&feature=youtu.be "Who Will Write Our History,” Roberta Grossman’s chronicle of a lesser known form of WWII-era resistance, will have a theatrical run, website Women and Hollywood has learned exclusively. The Abramorama documentary...

FBI Arrests Suspect in Death Threats Against Pundit Ben Shapiro

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — The FBI arrested a man in Washington State for allegedly making death threats against Ben Shapiro, the conservative political commentator. The suspect had allegedly made “extremely...

Shalva Band Eurovision Performance Seen By 200 Million

An emotional performance by the Shalva Band at Thursday’s Eurovision Song Contest semifinal earned widespread praise from viewers in Israel and abroad, who hailed the band for its message...

On The It List: ‘HaKol MiShamayim’ By Mordechai Shapiro

By Rochelle Miller Described by renowned composer and producer Yitzy Waldner as “a breath of fresh air … who has the ability to do things with his voice no one...

‘Saturday Night Live’ Adds Comedian Chloe Fineman

NEW YORK (JTA) — Comedian Chloe Fineman will be one of three new cast members on “Saturday Night Live” for the show’s 45th season. Fineman, who once jokingly described herself as “1/2...

Celebrities Urge Israelis to Get Out and Vote

(Jerusalem Post/JTA) -- Israeli celebrities have rallied around a campaign to raise voter turnout in these unprecedented do-over elections. Most of them did not endorse a specific party, but...

Achdus Entertainment’s New Comic Offers Hashkafa and Heroics

https://youtu.be/uvwk0Xe-1fQ Achdus Entertainment’s new monthly publication “HaGibor” is set to fly off the shelves this Pesach, delivering a new form of entertainment aimed at the frum teen audience. Delivering thrills...

We Only Have Ears for Kobi

(MostlyJewishMusic.com) -- As the Eurovision Song Contest gets underway in Tel Aviv, signs sponsored by Israeli burger chain “Burger Ranch” have been popping up. “Good luck to all Eurovision participants!” the sign reads...
- Advertisement -

Stay connected

78,677FansLike
1,530FollowersFollow
1,292FollowersFollow

Latest article

8-Year-Old Hasidic Boy Dies in NY Boating Accident

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — An 8-year-old boy who reportedly is a descendant of a prominent Hasidic rabbi died in a boating accident in New York. The...

Gluck: Celebrating Simcha Responsibly

  By Zvi Gluck Here we are again, in the home stretch of what has been a wonderful yom tov season, an inspirational and emotional period...

Slice Of Life: Vegetarian Soups

  By Eileen Goltz Based on a very unscientific survey of my friends and family, I’ve come to the conclusion that every single table that is...

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Weather

New York
few clouds
64.6 ° F
68 °
61 °
48%
2.2mph
20%
Tue
59 °
Wed
58 °
Thu
57 °
Fri
59 °
Sat
51 °

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

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

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: