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.
May 3, 2010 4:40pm
A tough anti-bullying bill pressed by the Anti-Defamation League is set to be signed into law in Massachusetts.
March 28, 2010 7:23pm
Boston’s Jewish community has abandoned a plan to build an $80 million arts and cultural center to be designed by renowned architect Daniel Libeskind.
March 10, 2010 10:41pm
The Little Red Hen and a little girl sampling the many charoset recipes of her divorced parents are among the characters offering their Passover experiences this year.
January 14, 2010 7:53pm
A coming-of-age novel about an Israeli girl whose family relocates to Staten Island is among the winners of the 2010 Sydney Taylor Book Awards for Jewish children’s literature.