April 30, 2015 4:25pm
The painting by Solomon Nunes Carvahlo is the only known portrait of the 16th president by a Jewish contemporary.
April 22, 2015 2:28pm
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh hosted an impromptu ceremony in honor of Venezuelan Jewish marathoner Maickel Melamed, whose medical condition severely restricts his mobility.
April 14, 2015 12:53pm
The approach, quality and goals vary dramatically in schools, those in the field say.
April 1, 2015 10:30am
Recorded March 26 before a live audience, the Wellesley, Mass., show marked the first time the syndicated program has dedicated an entire episode to Jewish music.
March 25, 2015 1:51pm
The fourth book in the “Engineer Ari” series, a story about a family of sheep and a time-travel adventure by Eric Kimmel highlight the offerings.
February 19, 2015 1:31pm
“Special Interview,” a charming Israeli documentary about two disabled Israelis pursuing their dream interview with President Barack Obama, will show at the Boston Jewish Film Festival this month.
February 4, 2015 2:23pm
Meet Anna Chipczynska, the Jewish Community of Warsaw’s dynamic, straight-talking president who is on a mission to restore the city’s oldest Jewish cemetery.
December 11, 2014 5:02pm
Along with a 25th anniversary edition of his “Hershel and Hanukkah Goblins,” Kimmel also has a new Hanukkah book among the crop of holiday offerings.
August 31, 2014 11:55pm
Jacqueline Jules was inspired to write “Never Say a Mean Word, A Tale from Medieval Spain” by a Torah commentary she read — more than a dozen years ago.
May 30, 2014 12:38pm
In the 10 years since Massachusetts legalized same-sex marriage, attitudes have shifted nationally and in the Jewish community.