July 28, 2011 8:53pm
Some second-career rabbis are finding their place in the world of Jewish religious leadership in their 40s and 50s.
June 30, 2011 1:06pm
Massachusetts and Israel will invest $2 million for collaborative research and development projects in the fields of life sciences, clean energy and technology.
June 13, 2011 6:56pm
For the fifth straight year, Tel Aviv native Anat Cohen received the clarinetist of the year award from the Jazz Journalists Association.
March 21, 2011 7:52pm
A spunky 11-year-old, troll-fighting, Orthodox Jewish girl who dreams of slaying dragons is the unlikely heroine of this year’s Sydney Taylor Book Awards for older readers.
March 8, 2011 10:49pm
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick on a high-profile business and trade mission in Israel is promoting job-creating partnerships between the two regions.
December 13, 2010 10:28pm
A recent event near Boston marked the first time that the first female rabbis in four major American Jewish religious denominations — Reform, Modern Orthodox, Conservative and Reconstructionist — had ever appeared together.
November 28, 2010 8:26pm
Rhyming verse, lively family scenes, a cute pig who eats kosher pickles — and yes, menorahs, latkes and the Maccabees — are featured in a new crop of Chanukah books for children written by some of the country’s most popular award-winning writers.
November 8, 2010 1:09am
Voters in five Boston-area districts backed a nonbinding resolution supporting Palestinian rights in Israel.
June 30, 2010 5:32pm
For the fourth year in a row, Israeli jazz musician Anat Cohen received the clarinetist of the year award from the Jazz Journalists Association.
May 3, 2010 9:41pm
Industry executives and children’s writers say PJ Library, a 5-year-old program created by businessman and philanthropist Harold Grinspoon that sends new Jewish children’s books to families with young children every month for free, is changing the nature of Jewish children’s publishing.