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The Influence of the Jewish Women’s ‘Salon’

As each Rosh Chodesh approaches, "Moonbeams" begin their preparation for a study session honoring the beginning of the new month. Much in the tradition...

August 2, 2011 3:32 pm

Ahead of Her Time, With Passion

Ruth Gruber is a story teller, a woman of images and an escapee from Brooklyn. Study was her first passport - at fifteen, to New York University, where she discovered a  love of German culture, then...

Sunday in the Park For Rabin Medical Center

A sunny Sunday in the City was the perfect setting for the American Friends of the Rabin Medical Center's (AFRMC) First Annual NYC Schlep, a "super Sunday" event of Summer 2011.  With the Statue of Liberty...

Amb. Prosor, PA DiBlasio Welcomed at JCRC Annual Meeting

The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York held its annual Board Meeting at the offices of Proskaur Rose. Officers and board members for the 2011-2012 term were formally elected during the evening event. Highlighting the...

July 4, 2011 3:12 pm

Party Like It’s the Fourth of July!

"It's a tradition!"  Hot dogs sizzling on the grill, lemonade (and other beverages) are flowing, friends...

July 3, 2011 9:48 pm

Yair Shiran Ends Term as North America Economic Minister

In commemoration of the conclusion of his five years of service as Economic Minister of...

June 27, 2011 6:30 pm

Rabin Medical Center Banks on American Friends’ Support

A sophisticated crowd of financial professionals gathered to listen to Stanley Stern's comments on, and...

June 19, 2011 12:31 pm

Annual BBQ Heats Up Serious Issues (PHOTOS)

Hotdogs sizzled on the grill and nibbles and nosh's were abundant at the annual Jewish...

June 15, 2011 2:23 pm

Safra Synagogue Welcomes Hadassah Hospital Director

Rabbi to rabbi, doctor to doctor, The Safra Synagogue hosted a Sunday morning breakfast on...

August 2, 2011 3:32 pm

The Influence of the Jewish Women’s ‘Salon’

As each Rosh Chodesh approaches, "Moonbeams" begin their preparation for a study session honoring the beginning of the new month. Much in the tradition of...

July 26, 2011 2:44 pm

Ahead of Her Time, With Passion

Ruth Gruber is a story teller, a woman of images and an escapee from Brooklyn. Study was her first passport - at fifteen, to New...

July 18, 2011 8:51 pm

Sunday in the Park For Rabin Medical Center

A sunny Sunday in the City was the perfect setting for the American Friends of the Rabin Medical Center's (AFRMC) First Annual NYC Schlep, a...

July 11, 2011 5:46 pm

Amb. Prosor, PA DiBlasio Welcomed at JCRC Annual Meeting

The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York held its annual Board Meeting at the offices of Proskaur Rose. Officers and board members for the...

July 4, 2011 3:12 pm

Party Like It’s the Fourth of July!

"It's a tradition!"  Hot dogs sizzling on the grill, lemonade (and other beverages) are flowing, friends gather to celebrate another year in the heat of a...

July 3, 2011 9:48 pm

Yair Shiran Ends Term as North America Economic Minister

In commemoration of the conclusion of his five years of service as Economic Minister of Israel to the United States, the American Israel Chamber of...

June 27, 2011 6:30 pm

Rabin Medical Center Banks on American Friends’ Support

A sophisticated crowd of financial professionals gathered to listen to Stanley Stern's comments on, and prognosis for, the Israeli economy as it is likely to...

June 19, 2011 12:31 pm

Annual BBQ Heats Up Serious Issues (PHOTOS)

Hotdogs sizzled on the grill and nibbles and nosh's were abundant at the annual Jewish Heritage BBQ at the Mansion - Gracie, that is - as...

June 15, 2011 2:23 pm

Safra Synagogue Welcomes Hadassah Hospital Director

Rabbi to rabbi, doctor to doctor, The Safra Synagogue hosted a Sunday morning breakfast on June 12 in honor of Rabbi Dr. Yair Birnbaum, Director...

June 13, 2011 5:02 pm

Government, Community Forces Stand in Unity Against Iran

The 2011 "Iran 180 Hero Awards" were presented to Ahmad Batebi and Shabnan Adssadollahi on the steps of New York's City Hall, June 10, 2011. ...

June 12, 2011 10:15 am

CT Senator Richard Blumenthal Awards 100 Teen Volunteers

The Circle of Friends, CT, hosted an Evening of Recognition Dinner; Sunday June 5, 2011 to honor more than 100 teen and adult volunteers. With a...

June 6, 2011 6:16 pm

NYC Celebrates the State of Israel (PHOTOS)

Marchers took to the streets of New York June 5th, on a perfect Sunday for marching, filling Fifth Avenue with color and cacophony. On a...

June 6, 2011 4:49 pm

Holocaust Memorial Museum Keeps the Vigil, Educates All

What Hannah Rosenthal, the U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, told an attentive audience gathered to support the United States Holocaust memorial Museum...

May 31, 2011 3:55 pm

Memory Speaks, Honor Stands Forth

When Four Star General Robert Magnus, USMC (retired) ascended the bimah of The Jewish Center in Manhattan to present the keynote address at the Jewish...

Culture

A Wartime Tragedy Resurfaces in Berlinale Refugee Study

Decades after he won a Silver Bear prize for a pioneering film about the fate of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany,...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

European Union Lawmakers Call for EU to List Entire Hezbollah as Terror Gro...

JNS.org - European Union lawmakers on Thursday urged EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini to classify all of Hezbollah as a...

Israel

IDF Chief of Staff Apologies for Releasing Body of Palestinian Terrorist fo...

JNS.org - IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot took responsibility this week for the low-profile return of the body of...

Middle East

Saudi Journalist: Ditch Mosque Microphones and Reduce Number of Mosques

JNS.org - Saudi journalist Mohamed Al-Suhaimi said he was in favor of silencing microphones in mosques, saying that the “terrifying” sound of the adhan call to prayer “coming from all directions”...

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