January 22, 2013 4:35pm
The Jewish communities of Borough Park and Williamsburg in Brooklyn have accounted for two-thirds of the 10 percent increase in Jewish population in the New York area over the last decade, a UJA-Federation of New York survey reveals.
January 20, 2013 11:33am
The Orthodox Union has set a March date to pick its next president in a highly unusual contested vote.
January 18, 2013 4:44pm
Two-thirds of Jewish population growth in the New York area has come from two largely Orthodox neighborhoods, a study found.
January 17, 2013 4:27pm
An interfaith group distributed a specially composed memorial prayer for the Rev. Martin Luther King to U.S. synagogues.
January 16, 2013 9:21pm
An Orthodox woman was named the president of a transdenominational rabbinical school in Southern California.
January 15, 2013 4:05pm
Hadassah transferred $10 million to Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem to help cover its subsidiary’s $50 million deficit.
January 13, 2013 7:28pm
Jewish charities are working to head off the effects of draconian spending cuts that would come into force if Congress can’t reach a budget agreement.
January 11, 2013 12:58am
Israel’s deputy foreign minister said he was optimistic that Chuck Hagel would have a positive relationship with the Jewish state.
January 10, 2013 4:14pm
Israeli diplomats around the world and their families cast absentee ballots in the elections for the 19th Knesset.
January 8, 2013 9:09pm
The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism is reporting a $5 million deficit for the past two years, intensifying concerns over whether an already troubled organization can right itself.