Dinner will honor Wendy Miles and Jim Benjamin.
(Courtesy of Stamford Chevra Kadisha)
(Courtesy of JCF) Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), the leading collective of Jewish funders, released its inaugural Giving Report recently, providing insight—for the first
Direct from Jerusalem, Rabbi Aaron Goldscheider was the featured speaker and guest rabbi at the Lincoln Park Jewish Center’s recent shabbaton. The Modern Orthodox synagogue hosted almost two dozen people who enjoyed a delicious hot, kosher Shabbat dinner Friday
On Wednesday, November 29, The Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative inducted its third Hall of Fame Class. The ceremony took place at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, which is located in the former Young Israel of the Grand Concourse building.
Over 250 children and their parents participated in a Menorah Workshop at the Home Depot in Yonkers on Sunday, December 3. Holiday shoppers strolled through the store to the sounds of Chanukah music and the loud banging of hammers.
Last week, Rabbi Yair Hoffman, in an article for the Five Towns Jewish Times, reported that Rabbi Eytan Feiner of the White Shul in Far Rockway, Queens, had issued remarks condemning the much-publicized act of wishing official mazel tovs (in shul publications and
On Tuesday, December 19, the eighth night of Chanukah, Chabad Lubavitch of Larchmont and Mamaroneck, led by Rabbi Mendel Silberstein, in conjunction with Belev Echad, will host a Chanukah party and benefit concert titled
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 181, more famously known as the Partition Plan for Palestine, which called for the establishment of the Jewish state, Israel’s U.N. Ambassador, Danny Danon, hosted a celebration titled
On a recent Motzei Shabbat, at the home of Gila and Richie Katz, the New Rochelle community came together to hear about United Hatzalah of Israel. The Katzes’ personal interest in the organization provided the opportunity for attendees to appreciate United
On Thanksgiving Day, over 25 Young Israel of New Rochelle families participated in YINR’s annual “Operation Turkey.” YINR families formed teams to deliver traditional Thanksgiving Day meals of sweet potatoes, stuffing, green beans and, of course, roasted turkey to New Rochelle’s