October 19, 2014 12:13pm
For the first time, an Israeli rowing team is being represented in the Head of the Charles Regatta, the world’s largest two-day rowing event.
October 12, 2014 3:07pm
A new website on convicted Soviet spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg provides access to a collection of more than 500 letters between the couple while they were imprisoned.
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.
August 12, 2014 11:01am
The University of Massachusetts Amherst has canceled its study abroad programs in Israel for the fall semester.
August 1, 2014 11:55am
A bronze sculpture of Leonard Bernstein, one of the 20th century’s towering musical figures, was unveiled at Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
July 11, 2014 7:35am
Protests against Israel organized by Jewish Voice for Peace drew 1,000 demonstrators in 15 cities, organizers said.
June 15, 2014 7:19am
Steve Grossman, the former chair of AIPAC, will be one of two Jewish candidates for Massachusetts governor on the Democratic primary ballot.
June 8, 2014 9:41am
“Delicious Peace,” a CD of original Ugandan songs produced by the longtime Hillel director at Tufts University, won best world traditional album at the Independent Music Awards.
May 30, 2014 12:38pm
In the 10 years since Massachusetts legalized same-sex marriage, attitudes have shifted nationally and in the Jewish community.
May 11, 2014 12:08pm
Rabbi Barry Starr, a leader in the Conservative movement who has served a suburban Boston synagogue for nearly three decades, resigned after acknowledging his marital infidelity.
- Romania’s Parliament passes law providing more money for Holocaust survivors
- White House uses ‘Jerusalem, Israel’ in live feed of Trump visit
- 22 killed in suspected terror attack at Ariana Grande concert in England
- Trump, at Yad Vashem, calls Israel a ‘soaring monument’ to ‘Never again’
- Israel gave Trump the royal treatment he longs for back home