Sunday, September 25th | 22 Elul 5776

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

Social

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...

August 22, 2011 8:52 pm
0

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 "new generation" of Jewish activists working within AJC, the NY...

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 the European "saloons" in which Jewish women widened their knowledge...

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...

July 18, 2011 8:51 pm
0

Sunday in the Park For Rabin Medical Center

A sunny Sunday in the City was the perfect setting for the American Friends of...

July 11, 2011 5:46 pm
0

Amb. Prosor, PA DiBlasio Welcomed at JCRC Annual Meeting

The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York held its annual Board Meeting at the...

July 4, 2011 3:12 pm
1

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
1

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
0

Rabin Medical Center Banks on American Friends’ Support

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

August 22, 2011 8:52 pm
0

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
1

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...

August 2, 2011 3:32 pm
2

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
1

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
0

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
0

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
1

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
1

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
0

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
0

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
0

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
0

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. ...

Features

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The...

World

New Study of Chabad on Campus Shows Long-Term Impact on Students

JNS.org - A newly released, first-of-its kind report studying the Chabad-Lubavitch movement’s impact at universities found that emissaries on college campuses have a significant, long-term impact on Jewish students, especially on those who do not...

Middle East

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Dea...

They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors in a long-running drama that has begun to lose...

Algemeiner.com