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Lawmakers Protest Vacancies in Anti-Semitism Office

The National Association of Jewish Legislators, in conjunction with more than 60 state senators, recently published a letter urging President Trump to fill the...

Israel Expected to Approve 800 New Jerusalem Housing Units

(JNS.org) — Israel is reportedly expected to approve 800 new housing units in the Jerusalem communities of Pisgat Ze’ev, Neve Yaakov, Ramot and Gilo, which are...

Israeli Doctoral Student Develops Groundbreaking Test for Parkinson’s Disease

(JNS.org) — Suaad Abd-Elhadi, a doctoral student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, won an innovation award for developing a new groundbreaking tool that could...

Modi Has ‘Emotional’ Meeting with Jewish Child Victim of Mumbai Terror Attack

(JNS.org) — India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi had an “emotional” meeting with the Jewish child whose parents were killed in a terror attack on the...

Makom Accelerating to Higher Ground in Center City

Beverly Socher-Lerner trusts the process. No, not “the Process” Joel Embiid and the Sixers swear to that involves sinking to the bottom before building your...

Expansion to Chabad Facility in Camden and Burlington Counties Will Double its Size

Rabbi Mendy Mangel can’t explain why synagogue enrollment is generally declining throughout the country as fewer people seemingly maintain their Jewish identities. He only knows...

Don’t Forget Your Siddur: Bringing Judaism to the Shore

Along with sunscreen and a swimsuit, a growing number of local Jews are packing siddurim for vacations at the Jersey Shore. While most vacationers travel...

What Some Camps Are Doing This Summer

As the rising temperatures indicate, summer is officially upon us. And for many kids, in between celebrating school being over, the summer means a...

News Briefs, the Week of July 6, 2017

Rabbi and Former Rabbi Among 14 Arrested for Alleged Fraud Two days of raids in the heavily Orthodox sections of Lakewood, N.J., have led to...

Matchmaker, Matchmaker Made a Match for Kidney Transplant

Most emails from your synagogue regarding donations call for canned foods or used clothes. But sometimes, it’s for a living organ. In December 2014, Marc Silverman,...