January 8, 2013 5:25pm
A Chabad-affiliated synagogue and Jewish day school in Worcester, Mass., were spared from imminent closure for non-payment of federal taxes.
January 7, 2013 6:06pm
Israel Unlimited Partnership, a joint initiative that helps the disabled, has received $12.5 million to expand the scope of its operations.
January 4, 2013 6:53pm
Otzma, the yearlong volunteer program in Israel, is being adopted by a subsidiary of the Jewish Agency for Israel.
January 2, 2013 10:35pm
A Chabad-affiliated yeshiva in Worcester, Mass., has launched a last-ditch effort to prevent its imminent closure.
December 9, 2012 3:21pm
Nearly all of the $16.2 million Jewish groups raised for Haiti earthquake relief has been spent, but progress in the country remains stubbornly elusive.
January 28, 2010 12:37am
Ed Kritzler’s best-seller on Jewish pirates of the Caribbean stemmed from an interest in Jewish adventurers that dated back to the author’s childhood in the New York suburbs.
January 21, 2010 12:27am
Descended from Marranos, pirates and slave traders, the Jewish community of Jamaica has dwindled to about 200 members. While its leader, Ainsley Henriques, is trying to preserve Jamaican Jewry’s unique heritage and traditions, he estimates that the community could disappear in the next 30 years.
January 6, 2010 10:49pm
A Jewish human rights organization recalled the 1936 Berlin Olympics in slamming the International Olympic Committee for barring female ski jumpers from the Winter Games.
January 5, 2010 11:04pm
The bombing attempt last month aboard a Northwest Airlines flight bound for Detroit has experts asking whether Israeli airport security should serve as a model for U.S. airports.
December 31, 2009 2:21am
A New Jersey man is suspected of swindling more than $200 million from Orthodox Jewish investors in a real estate scam.