Pesach Supplies to Be Distributed to Needy Jews in FSU

More than 100,000 boxes of matzah and 75,000 bottles of grape juice will be distributed this week as part of holiday food packages for Jews in the former Soviet...

Unseeded Muki Wins Gold at European Judo Championships in Israel

Israeli judoka Sagi Muki won first place in the European Senior Judo Championships 2018 in Tel Aviv on Friday, closely defeating Sami Chouchi from Belgium just seconds before a...

Thousands Celebrate Israel at Times Square Event

Thousands of revelers flooded New York City’s Times Square on Sunday to celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary in a festive event organized by the Consulate General of Israel in New...

Israeli Company to Deliver Food by Drone in Iceland

An Israeli technology firm is providing takeout-food delivery services to Icelanders in Reykjavik, expanding its supply routes from one test route to 13. Almost half of Reykjavik will be able...

42 Orphans Celebrate Bat Mitzvahs In Jerusalem

Colel Chabad, the oldest continuously operating social-welfare organization in Israel–since 1788–hosted a bat mitzvah celebration for 42 orphan girls and their families this week in Jerusalem. And while the...

From Island To Israel

This Purim, Congregation Bais Ephraim Yitzchak (the Island Shul), once again partnered with Daniel Meyer of the International Young Israel Movement to send mishloach manot packages to the men...

How An Injured Skateboarder Became an Israel Navy Submarine Officer

When Lt. S (full name withheld), a professional skateboarder, slammed into a safety barrier while traveling at 60 kilometers an hour during a sports event — breaking his back,...

Penguins Hold 11-Second Moment of Silence for Shooting Victims

JNS.org – The Pittsburgh Penguins held an 11-second moment of silence on Tuesday prior to their game against the New York Islanders to remember the victims of Saturday’s shooting at Tree of...

Orthodox, Minority Networking Groups Find Common Ground

Can business and economic growth be the great equalizer among different religious and ethnic age groups? If the turnout and sponsorships for the recent “Honoring Lauren Simmons, the Lone Woman...

Shalva Children’s Center Band Launches Music Video

The Shalva Band of the Shalva Children’s Center recently launched their first official music video. Within days of the clip going live, the band and its members are moving...

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A Review by Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com Until now, Purim was not as geshmak as the other Yomim Tovim throughout the year.  Why was...

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Omar Sheitel Missing Since she assumed her Congressional seat in January, Representative Ilhan Omar has been seen wearing very colorful but also modest head coverings...

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We were on the move just about all day long. We were in Albany for a day last week with Teach NYS, a subdivision...

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