Sarsour, Mallory, Bland Leave Women’s March Board

BY JOSEFIN DOLSTEN (JTA) — Three of the organizers of the Women’s March have stepped down from its board. Co-chairs Linda Sarsour, Tamika Mallory and Mari Lynn "Bob" Bland left in July, The...

Suspect in Shooting Outside Miami Synagogue Charged With Hate Crime

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A man arrested last month in the shooting of 68-year-old Yosef (Warren) Lifshutz outside a synagogue in Miami, Florida, was charged with a hate crime. Carlints St. Louis,...

Alleged Attacker Who Hit Brooklyn Rabbi Arrested in NYC

(JTA) — Police have arrested a man they accuse of beating a rabbi with a large rock in Brooklyn. Oniel Gilbourne, 26 was attested on Thursday. He faces charges of...

Man Charged With Burning Down Minnesota Synagogue

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A suspect was arrested in connection with the fire that burned to the ground a historic synagogue in northern Minnesota. The Adas Israel Synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota,...

Jewish Professor Sues Pace University for Discrimination

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — A former professor has sued Pace University in New York for discrimination, claiming observant Jewish and older teachers were pushed out of the math department. Jonathan Gersch,...

‘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...

MVP Boys Basketball Camp’s 11th Year

  MVP, the premier Jewish Orthodox boys’ basketball camp at Camp Seneca Lake, under the direction of Irv Bader and Judah and Carol Rhine, celebrated its 11th consecutive season of...

Shtisel Arrives in Great Neck

"Shtisel: Behind The Scene Of The Unorthodox Drama," held a reception and panel discussion at Temple Israel of Great Neck on Thursday, September 12.

Trump Doesn’t Believe Israeli Surveillance Report

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not believe Israel was spying on the United States after a published report said Israel was most likely behind cellphone surveillance devices found...

Israel’s Baseball Team Advances in Early Olympic Qualifier

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel’s national baseball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the European Baseball Championship being held in Germany, an early Olympic qualifying tournament. Israel finished second in...
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More Than 2,500 Expected at OU Learning Event at Citi Field

Leading rabbinic scholars, educators and Jewish communal leaders will be featured on Sunday at the Orthodox Union’s third annual Torah New York at Citi...

HALB Hosts Back-to-School Color Run

On Sunday, September 15, the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach hosted a back-to-school color run and carnival to start the school year off with...

HANC HS Girls Meet With Rabbi Hurwitz in Crown Heights

    Many of the HANC students have been inspired by the life story of Rabbi Yitzy Hurwitz. Rabbi Hurwitz is a Chabad rabbi living in...

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