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November 23, 2015 3:21pm
With the New England Patriots observing a moment of silence before their game to memorialize Ezra Schwartz, here’s look at the NFL owner’s impressive record of Jewish philanthropy.
November 23, 2015 11:34am
The mayor of the suburban town was secretly recorded in March saying he would vote against all Jewish-submitted building permits, according to a newspaper report.
November 20, 2015 10:29am
Conservative leaders are trying to appeal to a new generation of American Jews without compromising their core values or becoming a Reform near-facsimile.
November 19, 2015 11:56am
Joel collected the compensation just months after he publicly took a modest salary cut in deference to Yeshiva University’s fiscal crisis.
November 17, 2015 2:10pm
For decades, America’s kosher grape juice market has been dominated by Kedem, whose sweet libations come in concord, blush, white, peach, diet and a variety of sparkling flavors.
November 16, 2015 5:16pm
There were a plethora of new offerings at the the annual Kosherfest food trade show, including myriad ways to fake bacon.
November 12, 2015 5:06pm
The rise of ISIS and the Iranian threat offer an opportunity for Israel and moderate Arab states to work together — and renew Israeli-Palestinian negotiations, Israel’s opposition leader said.
November 9, 2015 4:01pm
Thousands of Reform Jews came together, connected with old friends and chose from a rich tapestry of sessions and services.
November 6, 2015 1:41am
Jews are expected to forget their pluralistic principles when it comes to Israel, but the Reform movement will not, Rabbi Rick Jacobs said at the biennial.
November 4, 2015 9:54pm
Speaking at the Union for Reform Judaism’s biennial conference, Charles Bronfman noted that 75 percent of the Israel trip’s participants identify as Reform, nondenominational or just Jewish.
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