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Syrian Jews Celebrate History and Heritage at Lincoln Center Screening

3000 members of the Syrian Jewish community and their friends gathered in Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center October 9 to view a cinematic...

October 11, 2011 10:50 am

Godfather of Israeli Start Ups Credits Demanding Social Code for Success

Yossi Vardi charmed  and inspired several hundred Israeli American Young professionals at a gathering hosted by Israel Bonds at the first completed tower at the World Trade Center complex.  They came to listen, and they learned much. The...

Coming Home to Crown Heights

The emotions and memories of many attending spanned close to a hundred years. Rabbinical and community reminisces were spoken, childhood highlights recalled, generations remembered. The evening was filled with tributes and fellowship, music and art, history...

Stringer Celebrates Community

The Center for Jewish History was the setting September 26 for a brief yet warmly moving celebration of Jewish Heritage in Manhattan during which Borough President Scott Stringer honored four outstanding Jewish leaders. Each received...

September 27, 2011 9:36 am

Circus On the Plaza

Rallies filled Dag Hammarskjold Plaza opposite the United Nations in New York. From Iran 180's...

September 26, 2011 3:28 am

Economics, Ethics, and Environment: Lee Myung-bak Honored by Rabbi Arthur Schneier

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was honored with the Appeal of Conscience Foundation's World Statesman...

September 20, 2011 12:39 am

Haifa Hospital Prepares for War

The B'nai Zion Foundation welcomed Dr. Nachman Shai, MK, Kadima, and the CEO of the...

September 19, 2011 8:25 pm

Betting on People: Vardi Talks Back

Entrepreneur Yossi Vardi will share his expertise and unique approach to business at a gathering...

September 19, 2011 8:11 pm

Rosenbaum Completes 30 Year Jewish Museum Reign

Joan Rosenbaum has left the Museum. After an unprecedented three decade long administration, the respected and...

October 11, 2011 10:50 am

Syrian Jews Celebrate History and Heritage at Lincoln Center Screening

3000 members of the Syrian Jewish community and their friends gathered in Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center October 9 to view a cinematic history...

October 10, 2011 2:00 pm

Godfather of Israeli Start Ups Credits Demanding Social Code for Success

Yossi Vardi charmed  and inspired several hundred Israeli American Young professionals at a gathering hosted by Israel Bonds at the first completed tower at the World...

October 5, 2011 2:11 pm

Coming Home to Crown Heights

The emotions and memories of many attending spanned close to a hundred years. Rabbinical and community reminisces were spoken, childhood highlights recalled, generations remembered. The evening...

October 4, 2011 1:06 pm

Stringer Celebrates Community

The Center for Jewish History was the setting September 26 for a brief yet warmly moving celebration of Jewish Heritage in Manhattan during which Borough...

September 27, 2011 9:36 am

Circus On the Plaza

Rallies filled Dag Hammarskjold Plaza opposite the United Nations in New York. From Iran 180's "jailed" effigy of the Iranian President in a vibrant orange...

September 26, 2011 3:28 am

Economics, Ethics, and Environment: Lee Myung-bak Honored by Rabbi Arthur Schneier

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was honored with the Appeal of Conscience Foundation's World Statesman Award at a gala presentation September 20th at the Waldorf...

September 20, 2011 12:39 am

Haifa Hospital Prepares for War

The B'nai Zion Foundation welcomed Dr. Nachman Shai, MK, Kadima, and the CEO of the Bnai Zion Medical Center in Haifa, Dr. Ammon Rofe, to...

September 19, 2011 8:25 pm

Betting on People: Vardi Talks Back

Entrepreneur Yossi Vardi will share his expertise and unique approach to business at a gathering of American-Israeli Young Leadership Professionals, September 22 in New York....

September 19, 2011 8:11 pm

Rosenbaum Completes 30 Year Jewish Museum Reign

Joan Rosenbaum has left the Museum. After an unprecedented three decade long administration, the respected and much beloved Helen Goldsmith Menschel Director of the Jewish Museum...

September 12, 2011 8:58 am

Moroccan Ambassador Emphasizes Positive Jewish Relationship

A fond farewell was given to the retiring Ambassador of Morocco, H.E. Aziz Mekouar, at a luncheon hosted by the Conference of Presidents of Major...

September 5, 2011 8:46 pm

Stitch In Jewish Time

As the summer winds down and the holiday season begins, the Vered Gallery in East Hampton has mounted what namesake (Ruth) Vered termed her gallery's...

August 29, 2011 8:09 pm

Ellen’s Run Tops 1000 Participants

For 16 years, Ellen Hermanson has been remembered and her work combating breast cancer continued through the efforts of the Ellen Hemanson Foundation and its...

August 22, 2011 8:52 pm

Crown Heights Celebrates Summer, 20 Years After Riots

August 18, Crown Heights celebrated twenty years of growing understanding and cooperation between the Black and Jewish communities. Leaders, including Rabbi Eli Cohen of the...

August 9, 2011 5:50 pm

AJC Young Leadership Celebrates Summer

On a hot summer night in New York, American Jewish Committee's ACCESS honored Lena Altman and Daniel Pincus at The Park. ACCESS is the AJC's...

Culture

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

World

With Only Two Democrats Voting in Favor, Senate Confirms David Friedman as ...

Attorney David Friedman was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday to be the next US ambassador to Israel. President Donald Trump’s...

Israel

Israel Air Force to Host 7 Nations in Largest-Ever ‘Battle Lab’

JNS.org - The Israel Air Force (IAF) this fall will host combat pilots and support crews from seven countries — including the US, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy —...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Attempts to Present New ‘Moderate Image’

JNS.org - In response to its international isolation, the Palestinian terror group Hamas has undertaken a new political program in an attempt to present a “more moderate image,” aiming to improve...

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