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‘Rabbi to the Diplomats’ Celebrates 50 Years at Helm of Congregation (PHOTOS)

In a weekend of emotions, sharing of warm congratulatory wishes and speeches from a string of local and national Jewish and New York City...

March 20, 2012 6:31 pm

A Night to Remember: 2012 FIDF Gala

The face of an IDF soldier from Long Island, NY beamed as he greeted his parents, who smiled back at the annual Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) national gala March 13. Those...

Corporate Sustainability: Doing Good is Good for Business

At the latest in a series of Israel Bonds sponsored meetings with Israeli entrepreneurs, Efrat Peled, Chief Executive Officer of Arison Holdings, spoke to the young leadership division of Israel Bonds and members of Dor...

Purim Party! Sold Out Crowd Rocks a “Lot”

The Women's International Zionist Organization, WIZO, states its mission as working to secure the future of Israel's tomorrow by meeting the needs of today.  If the excitement of the overflow crowd...

March 6, 2012 3:25 pm

Zuckerberg and Peres Launch New Facebook Page for Peace (VIDEO)

On Sunday evening, President Obama announced in Washington that Israeli President Shimon Peres will be...

March 6, 2012 3:23 pm

An Evening in Paris – Via Persia (PHOTO)

Imagine the ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, miss-en-scène "painted" in patterns...

February 29, 2012 12:03 pm

Klout: The Top 10 #Jewish “Influencers”

People have always had the power to influence others, and that power is being democratized...

February 28, 2012 10:24 am

Prime Butcher Offers Fine Dining – At Home

When Joey Allaham left his family's ancestral home in Syria, few could have predicted the...

February 19, 2012 2:49 pm

I Accuse: The Eichmann Trial Remembered (PHOTOS)

The 1961 trial of Nazi arch criminal Adolf Eichmann changed the philosophy and future thinking...

March 20, 2012 6:31 pm

‘Rabbi to the Diplomats’ Celebrates 50 Years at Helm of Congregation (PHOTOS)

In a weekend of emotions, sharing of warm congratulatory wishes and speeches from a string of local and national Jewish and New York City dignitaries,...

March 19, 2012 4:11 pm

A Night to Remember: 2012 FIDF Gala

The face of an IDF soldier from Long Island, NY beamed as he greeted his parents, who smiled back at the annual Friends of...

March 18, 2012 8:44 pm

Corporate Sustainability: Doing Good is Good for Business

At the latest in a series of Israel Bonds sponsored meetings with Israeli entrepreneurs, Efrat Peled, Chief Executive Officer of Arison Holdings, spoke to the...

March 12, 2012 9:36 am

Purim Party! Sold Out Crowd Rocks a “Lot”

The Women's International Zionist Organization, WIZO, states its mission as working to secure the future of Israel's tomorrow by meeting the needs...

March 6, 2012 3:25 pm

Zuckerberg and Peres Launch New Facebook Page for Peace (VIDEO)

On Sunday evening, President Obama announced in Washington that Israeli President Shimon Peres will be awarded the U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom later this year. Peres,...

March 6, 2012 3:23 pm

An Evening in Paris – Via Persia (PHOTO)

Imagine the ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, miss-en-scène "painted" in patterns of pale light and shadow.  The room was alight...

February 29, 2012 12:03 pm

Klout: The Top 10 #Jewish “Influencers”

People have always had the power to influence others, and that power is being democratized with new social media tools. Klout's analysis is done on data...

February 28, 2012 10:24 am

Prime Butcher Offers Fine Dining – At Home

When Joey Allaham left his family's ancestral home in Syria, few could have predicted the dramatic difference this young entrepreneur would make on the...

February 19, 2012 2:49 pm

I Accuse: The Eichmann Trial Remembered (PHOTOS)

The 1961 trial of Nazi arch criminal Adolf Eichmann changed the philosophy and future thinking of the State of Israel. The testimony given by...

February 14, 2012 3:13 pm

KFWE Kosher Food and Wine Extravaganza 2012 (PHOTOS)

Well before the Sixth Annual Kosher Wine and Food Experience came to Chelsea Piers in New York City February 13, the event was...

February 12, 2012 3:51 pm

The Multi-Talented Lily Henley

In a setting reminiscent of a small café, the Manhattan JCC became the backdrop for the music of Lily Henley Wednesday. Henley and her...

February 9, 2012 3:38 pm

Guess Who Came to Dinner – And Why! (PHOTOS)

In seven welcoming homes throughout New York City and New Jersey, gracious families welcomed supporters of ELEM to join them for delicious dinners, some exciting...

February 7, 2012 11:51 am

Israel Honors Martin Luther King (PHOTOS)

"We, all of us... we humanity, are blessed to have Jacques DeGraff with us as a recipient of this Award. He embodies the...

February 6, 2012 3:30 pm

‘Rabbi to the Diplomats’ Hosts Ban Ki-moon for Shoah Service

Rabbi Arthur Schneier 'Rabbi to the Diplomats' and the Upper East Side's Park East Synagogue hosted over forty diplomats including UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon...

Culture

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, by Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Report: Donald Trump to Name Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

Donald Trump is expected to nominate ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state, two sources close to the transition process told NBC News on Saturday. The 64-year-old veteran oil...

Israel

Facing Evacuation, Amona Settlers Plan Resistance Campaign

Facing a court-ordered evacuation, residents of the Jewish settlement outpost of Amona in the West Bank are digging in for a fight to the finish. Vowing fierce but nonviolent resistance,...

Middle East

At Least 13 Said Dead, 38 Injured in Twin Blasts Outside Istanbul Soccer St...

At least 13 people are reported to have been killed in two explosions outside a football stadium in central Istanbul, according...

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