is JTA's copy editor. Prior to joining JTA in 2006, he served 15 years as the assistant managing editor at The New York Jewish Week. He also has worked as a reporter and editor in news and sports for daily and weekly newspapers in New Jersey.
September 27, 2015 1:55pm
Congregation Shearith Israel said it did nothing wrong and that the employee still has her same title, with the same pay and benefits.
September 3, 2015 6:17pm
Ohio State may not be know who will be starting at quarterback as its season opener approaches, but the Buckeye who will be snapping is a sure thing: Jacoby Boren, the football squad’s Jewish center and newly named co-captain.
April 6, 2015 2:25pm
A Boulder synagogue, Congregation Har HaShem, also reported receiving a similar letter.
March 22, 2015 5:47pm
Gabriel Sassoon during a eulogy for seven of his kids who perished in a home fire called them “a sacrifice” to the community.
January 29, 2015 4:27pm
The legislation, to be made public next month, offers citizenship to some descendants of Sephardic Jews.
January 6, 2015 1:24pm
Audrey Hanna Askin, 16, of Long Beach was reunited with her family two days after being reported missing.
October 13, 2014 5:40pm
The British Parliament overwhelmingly voted for a nonbinding motion to recognize the state of Palestine.
September 3, 2014 3:25pm
Andrew Madoff, the younger son of jailed Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff, died of cancer in New York.
August 12, 2014 11:59am
President Obama signed into law a measure that makes the desecration of cemeteries around the world a violation of religious freedom.
June 12, 2014 4:12pm
Stanley Fischer, a former Bank of Israel governor, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as vice chairman of the Federal Reserve.
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