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...

New Oleh Billionaire Abramovich Settles Into Tel Aviv Home

Billionaire Roman Abramovich of Russia became Israel’s wealthiest citizen on Monday, making aliyah upon arrival in his private jet. A Jew entitled to Israeli citizenship by law, Abramovich is now...

Eurovision Winner Signs International Distribution Deal

Netta Barzilai, the Israeli winner of Eurovision 2018, has signed a global distribution deal for her winning song, “Toy.” The deal was signed with S-Curve/BMG. “Toy” is officially the most viewed...

Coffee Dates, Shabbat, Jewish Texts All Converge at Hillel

Ester Shamailova says her parents, who are from Azerbaijan but now live in Brooklyn, N.Y., are very strict. For that reason — and because of money — her only option...

Israeli Professor Elected to WHO Executive Board

Professor Itamar Grotto — an associate director-general at the Israeli Health Ministry — was elected on Friday to the Executive Board of the UN’s World Health Organization (WHO). The vote...

Calvary’s 135-Year-Old Torah Presented with New Mantle Cover

Calvary hosted a joyous celebration to dedicate a new mantle cover for its sacred Torah scroll. This 135-year old Torah scroll –- dating from 1880 -- is originally from the...

Young Jewish Leaders Help United Hatzalah

  More than 700 young Jewish communal leaders gathered at Sony Hall in the Paramount Hotel in New York City on Thursday, May 3, for a gala event in support...

Independence And Inclusion: Aleh Celebrates Yom HaAtzmaut

Residents, staff and volunteers from the Jerusalem facility of Aleh, Israel’s network of care for children with severe complex disabilities, flocked to the Machane Ofer military base near Givat...

DeVos Visits Darchei Torah, Manhattan High School for Girls

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos visited Yeshiva Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway on Wednesday morning and met with Rabbi Yakov Bender and Ronald Lowinger. On Tuesday, DeVos visited Manhattan High School...

Binghamton to Host Graduation Ceremony for Observant Students

For the first time to date, Binghamton University will host an alternative graduation ceremony to accommodate observant Jewish students and their family members who would otherwise be unable to...

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