(JNS) Despite the latest barrage of rockets being launched by Hamas against Israel, the State Department said that it should not affect the highly anticipated rollout of the peace
Miriam Gutfreund is studying at Michlelet Mevaseret Yerushalayim (MMY) in Jerusalem. She was born in Israel, where she lived until she was 12 years old, then moved to Waterbury. She attended Yeshiva Ketana of Waterbury for elementary school, and Beth Chana Academy for high school.
Her next stop?
Sherut Le’umi, or
My son is currently studying at a yeshiva in Jerusalem. Like many young men and women at the start of their gap years, he often complained about the food. I did not pay too much attention at first, thinking he just needed to get used to institutional fare, until I saw a photo of him and some friends on a tiyul. OMG! He’s
(JNS) Israelis woke on Wednesday morning to the tallies of municipal elections conducted across the country on Tuesday, which
(JNS) A horrific car crash near the Dead Sea on Tuesday claimed the lives of a couple and all six of their
(JNS) The Palestine Liberation Organization Central Council called for the Palestinian Authority to halt all security
(JNS) In addition to moving his country’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Brazilian president-elect Jair Bolsonaro plans to shut down the Palestinian embassy in
(JNS) Following the shooting that killed 11 people and injured six others at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, the U.S. Department of Justice launched a new government
(Courtesy of ALEH) In September, ALEH (www.ALEH.org), Israel’s network of care for children with severe complex disabilities, announced that it has joined forces with Israel’s Ministry of Construction and Housing and the Merhavim Regional Council to develop a new inclusive town in
The excitement is contagious! Bet Am Shalom Synagogue in White Plains is once again the home of the 24th Judaica Craft Show, to be held on Saturday, November 3, 8-11 p.m., continuing on Sunday, November 4, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. With a dazzling array of contemporary Judaica, including works of craft, art and jewelry,
(Courtesy of Midreshet Lindenbaum) Midreshet Lindenbaum College for Women, part of the Ohr Torah Stone network of educational institutions, announces its Matmidot initiative for students interested in further advancing their learning, chesed opportunities and leadership skills.