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.
December 4, 2009 9:33pm
A roundup of this year’s crop of Chanukah children’s books.
October 20, 2009 6:21pm
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick received an honorary doctorate from the University of Haifa.
September 23, 2009 10:59pm
The images of Jewish U.S. Supreme Court justices Louis Brandeis and Felix Frankfurter are included in a new series of postage stamps.
February 28, 2009 1:46am
In his home continent, Dutch politician Geert Wilders is something of a pariah over his harsh views on Islam, but he was cheered during a recent speech at a synagogue near Boston and is receiving support from two organizations with strong ties to the American Jewish community.
January 11, 2009 6:36pm
A book that traces the lives and friendship of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel won an award for Jewish children’s literature.
December 11, 2008 6:12pm
A magazine published by and for Jewish girls won a $100,000 prize.