August 3, 2010 10:06pm
The Jewish humanitarian agency World Jewish Relief has launched an emergency appeal to help the victims of major flooding in northwest Pakistan.
August 3, 2010 7:36pm
A $200 million replica of King Solomon’s Temple will be built in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
July 27, 2010 9:42pm
A former Nazi SS officer died in Germany two months after the reopening of an investigation into his connection to massacres of Jews.
July 22, 2010 7:15pm
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow, whose great-grandfather was a Polish rabbi, has been promoting the Kaballah Center in the Hamptons, co-hosting a party for center gurus Sarah and Eitan Yardeni. (U.K. Telegraph) In case New York, New Jersey, Atlanta, and other U.S. destinations were not enough, the Bravo reality TV series “Real Housewives” will be expanding to…
July 12, 2010 7:09pm
Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton will wed her Jewish fiance Marc Mezvinsky on July 31 at a private mansion in Upstate New York. No word yet on whether or not there will be a chupah. Lindsay Lohan’s latest gal pal Eilat Anschel is a veteran of the Israel Defense Forces. Despite the rumors, the two…
July 1, 2010 7:48pm
Kevin Spacey will play disgraced former lobbyist Jack Abramoff — now serving slices at a kosher pizzeria in Maryland — in a new film. Chasidic reggae star Matisyahu is supporting a new campaign in Israel to ban the fur trade — except when it comes to shtreimels, of course. (Hollywood Jew) Jewish-black-Canadian rap star Drake…
June 24, 2010 10:15pm
Jews from more than 15 countries will compete in a “Jewish World Cup” in New York.
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