Tuesday, June 2, 2015 Sivan 15, 5775

By:
Ben Sales, JTA
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu caused a dip­lomatic stir last week when he announced Israel’s intention to build in an area known as E1, a controversial plan that has been started and aborted since it was first announced in 1994.
Comment0
By:
Ron Kampeas | JTA
Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations who is widely seen as a leading candidate to become the next secretary of state, has garnered plaudits from Jewish communal leaders over her defenses of Israel at the world body.
Comment0
By:
HIAS Pennsylvania volunteers spent the first full day of Chanukah helping refugee families in South Philadelphia prepare their homes for winter. Click here for a photo gallery.
Comment0
After cars paraded down the Ben Franklin Parkway festooned with menorahs in Lubavitch of Greater Philadelphia's annual March of Lights Saturday, a crowd congregated on Independence Mall to light a giant menorah.
Comment1
By:
In a last-ditch effort to reconcile their differences over how to merge, two Jewish middle schools agree to a new round of mediation.
Comment0

Advertisement