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Posts Tagged: Mayor Michael Bloomberg

December 4, 2014 5:21 pm
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Magen David Adom Gets Record $4.5 Million at Star-Studded NYC Gala

JNS.org - A star-studded New York City gala raised a record of $4.5 million for Magen David Adom (MDA), Israel's national emergency response, ambulance and...

July 24, 2014 1:37 am
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Michael Bloomberg Arrives in Israel in FAA Flight Ban Protest (PHOTOS)

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg arrived in Israel on Wednesday in a stated act of protest against the FAA's ban on U.S. carriers...

July 16, 2013 7:20 pm
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Jack Hidary, Yeshiva Educated Sephardic Jew, IPO Millionaire, Spanish Speaker, to Run for NYC Mayor; Could Make for Three Way Jewish Race (INTERVIEW)

New Yorkers will have another chance to elect a Jewish candidate to the mayor's office to follow Michael Bloomberg, when Sephardic yeshiva graduate, entrepreneur, IPO...

January 30, 2012 11:02 am
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Mayor Michael Bloomberg Presides Over Naming of Ed Koch Center (PHOTOS)

Oh what a night! Mayor Michael Bloomberg presented (former) Mayor Edward I. Koch to an admiring crowd gathered in New York City January 25...

December 25, 2011 5:36 pm
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With Lights Aglow, the City Celebrates Chanukah

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed several hundred leaders of the New York community to the Mayor's annual Hannukah party, this year, 2011/5772, celebrated...

October 25, 2011 5:10 pm
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Bloomberg Dedicates MDA Facility in Jerusalem

To honor the memory of his late father, William H. Bloomberg, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his sister, Marjorie, dedicated a major operational center ...

October 12, 2011 4:35 pm
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Hope Rises for Return of Gilad Shalit

As a mother, simply as a human being, one's heart could not help but be broken watching the parents of Gilad Shalit stand, stalwart, in...

September 17, 2011 10:13 pm
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NYPD Pledges Vigilance Over Jewish High Holidays

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly hosted the Jewish community at NYPD Headquarters as part of the Annual High Holy Days Briefing. Speakers included Mayor Michael Bloomberg; Commissioner...

September 16, 2011 8:55 am
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In Praise of NYC’s Muscular Counterterrorism

U.S. law enforcement agencies have generally responded to 9/11 with a pretend counterterrorism policy. They insist that naming the enemy as Islamism causes terrorism, that Islamist...

June 6, 2011 6:16 pm
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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...

April 12, 2011 5:31 pm
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Breaking Bread at JCRC Dinner

More than 600 Jewish, communal and political leaders gathered at the Pierre Hotel in Manhattan for the annual dinner of the Jewish Community Relations Council...

Culture

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...

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

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

Son of ‘Sopranos’ Co-Star Arrested for Vandalizing SUNY Dorm Wi...

The son of actor Michael Imperioli, who played Christopher Moltisanti on HBO's mega-hit series “The Sopranos," was arrested on Wednesday...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister: International ‘War of Legal Attrition’...

A “war of legal attrition” is currently being waged against Israel by foreign entities, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the...

Middle East

Expert: Possibility of Hezbollah Obtaining Chemical, Biological Weapons Fro...

The possibility that Hezbollah is being equipped with chemical and biological weapons cannot be ruled out in principle, an expert...

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