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Nationwide Shabbat Dinners Address Violence in Charlottesville

Shabbat tables across the nation will celebrate diversity and denounce bigotry during Together at the Table tonight. The event, a response to the violence that...

News Briefs, the Week of Aug. 17, 2017

Bomb Threat Suspect Advertised Services Through Dark Web Michael Kadar, the dual American-Israeli citizen charged with making more than 100 bomb threats to Jewish institutions...

Philadelphia Condemns Charlottesville White Nationalists March With Solidarity Vigils and Rallies

For some Philadelphians, tuning back into the real world as Shabbat ended on Aug. 12 proved to be a horrifying scene. Social media was flooded...

News Briefs, the Week of Aug. 10, 2017

Vandalized St. Louis Cemetery Rededicated Nearly six months after more than 150 headstones were vandalized, Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Mo., was rededicated...

Editor Who Rescued Anne Frank’s Diary From Rejected Submissions Dies at 93

The beloved and illuminating The Diary of A Young Girl may have remained in Doubleday’s rejected submissions were it not for one Judith Jones. Jones,...

News Briefs, the Week of Aug. 3, 2017

Zahav Settles Class-Action Lawsuit Regarding Tips Esteemed Israeli restaurant Zahav settled a class-action lawsuit a former server filed by agreeing to pay $230,000 to 41...

Atara Foods: Restoring Glory to Hindquarter Meat

By Shana Medel  Yaakov Levi is fixated on working his way to the top of the food chain in Charm City, otherwise known as Baltimore....

Old Models of Jewish Legacy Institutions No Longer Working, Experts Say

The research and statistics are in, and the message to Jewish legacy organizations — those longstanding community institutions that historically have held fast to...

News Briefs, the Week of July 27, 2017

Manischewitz to Close Newark, N.J. Plant, Lay off 169 The Manischewitz Co. said it will lay off 169 employees at a Newark, N.J., plant and...

Lawmakers Protest Vacancies in Anti-Semitism Office

The Trump administration’s hesitance to appoint an official to the Office of the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism has created a nationwide...