By ELLEN WEISMAN STRENGER Voice shore correspondent When the Israeli Defense Forces undertook Operation Protective Edge in 2014, they destroyed more than 30 Hamas tunnels. An unintended result was giving terrorists easy access to Israel from […]
By ELLEN WEISMAN STRENGER Voice shore correspondent How can you make your Passover Seder and holiday more fun–and meaningful—for everyone in your family? By coming to the Passover “Shuk” at the JCC on Sunday, April 10, […]
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ JTA ANTWERP–The hundreds of rifle-toting police and soldiers who patrol Isaac Michaeli’s neighborhood have done little to improve his sense of safety. “When the right hand doesn’t know what the left hand […]
FAMILY: Husband Norman (deceased); daughters Barbara Weismann, Sharon Downes (Stephen), Bernice Williams, Judy Goldberg (Dr. Jordan); 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren SYNAGOGUE: Temple Beth Sholom PASSOVER SPECIALTY: Gefilte fish for 35 FAVORITE PASTIME: Family time […]
When pollster, communication expert, and Israel advocate Frank Luntz spoke at the Middle East Institute, he did not mince words. He told those gathered at the JCRC event at Cong. Beth El that when he […]
By RON KAMPEAS JTA WASHINGTON–Hear out Donald Trump. Ignore Donald Trump. There were two distinct approaches to the Trump moment at AIPAC’s annual conference here, and there were mutual warnings that one or the other […]
By BEN SALES JTA TEL AVIV—He’s crude. He’s blunt. He’s inauthentic. He is not a man of peace. Left and right, religious and secular, Arab and Jew, Israelis don’t have many kind words for Donald Trump, […]
The Board of Jewish Education held its annual board installation dinner on March 13.