December 23, 2004 10:00am
The Jewish community of Eastern Europe got a shot in the arm as Jewish volunteers and professionals gathered in Poland for the first Pan-European Conference for Jewish Community Volunteers.
December 16, 2004 10:00am
Krakow’s Jews celebrated 700 years of Jewish life in the Polish city, though some doubted the community’s future longevity.
December 13, 2004 10:00am
The Polish Jewish community has turned to an American in selecting its new spiritual leader, filling a post left empty since 1999.
November 29, 2004 10:00am
The Polish model suburb of Nowa Huta was built under a Communist philosophy of atheism. Now it houses a workshop that manufactures menorahs, popular among Poles and tourists alike.
November 3, 2004 10:00am
Jews in the Ukrainian city of Zaparozhye are getting a new community center with the help of foreign donors. The complex represents new life for the community and its funders hope it will help unite the city’s Jews.
October 31, 2004 9:00am
A museum exhibit highlights the rich Jewish history of the Polish city of Czestochowa as the nation’s Jewish past becomes a popular focus for curious Poles.
October 4, 2004 9:00am
Three sukkahs in Krakow join a host of physical symbols, including a Torah and a mikvah, that remind Poles and tourists alike of the city’s proud’s Jewish past.
May 19, 2004 9:00am
Messages have been pouring in from Jews with family ties to Czestochowa, Poland ever since some members of the Czestochowa Diaspora gathered in their native city for a three-day conference called Coexistence, Holocaust, Memory.
May 10, 2004 9:00am
A new museum in Krakow hopes to fill a void in Jewish cultural sites by looking beneath the surface of contemporary Polish cities and town to find their Jewish past.
March 2, 2004 10:00am
The leader of a Romanian Jewish community of about 90 people protects the last vestiges of a once-vibrant Jewish life.