Local News

Harriet Levin helps children sitting at a table at Camp Ramah in the Poconos

Camp Stories | Lone Soldier Michael Levin’s Memory Lives on at...

About three times a day, the campers at Camp Ramah in the Poconos walk past a mural. The words, “You can’t fulfill your dreams unless...

National News

Chabad of Poway building

News Briefs: The Pences Visit Chabad of Poway and More

Panel to Discuss Millennials Fighting Back Against Anti-Semitism Jewish and pro-Israel organizations will host a millennial panel next month in New York about combating anti-Semitism. The...
A sign reads Netroots Nation above the convention in Philadelphia

Netroots Panel Equates Zionism With White Supremacy

While presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren, Kristin Gillibrand and Julián Castro drew national attention at the 14th annual progressive gathering Netroots Nation in Philadelphia last...
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, also known as the Lubavitcher Rebbe

News Briefs: Thousands Pay Tribute to the Rebbe and More

Alabama Shul Struggling to Survive It’s the only synagogue in Selma, Alabama, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency reports, and now 120-year-old Temple Mishkan Israel is in...

Arts

Herb Tapper, interior designer of the Mai Shalva Center City Community Mikvah, holds a rolled up design

Designer: Center City Mikvah Will Have the ‘Feeling of an Ocean Breeze’

Welcoming, embracing and refined are just some of the characteristics designer Herb Tapper is trying to evoke as he creates the interior of Mai...
When We Were Arabs by Massoud Hayoun cover art

Book Review | When We Were Arabs: A Jewish Family’s Forgotten History

Reclaiming the Identity of the Jewish Arab When We Were Arabs: A Jewish Family’s Forgotten History Massoud Hayoun The New Press Modern-day depictions of Muslims and Arabs can...
OC87 Recovery Diaries editor-in-chief Gabriel Nathan attaches a GoPro to Herbe's interior

Gabriel Nathan Takes Suicide Prevention on the Road

Gabriel Nathan talks about love more than you do. He talks about it in relation to his twins, Elijah and Louisa, and his wife,...
Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh (right) speaks to the press in the southern Gaza Strip on Sept. 19, 2017.

Israel Briefs: Hamas Distances Itself From Official’s Call to Slaughter Jews and More

Education Minister Under Fire Israel’s new Education Minister Rafi Peretz spurred an outcry nationwide after saying he supports gay conversion therapy, JTA reported. During an interview...
sunset over Jerusalem

Israel Briefs: US Embassy Hosts First July Fourth Celebration in Jerusalem and More

Israel Defense Prize Awarded to Four Key Security Projects This year’s Israel Defense Prize was awarded to the soldiers who exposed and neutralized tunnels Hezbollah...
Nintendo gameboy

Israel Briefs: Nintendo Chooses Israel for Second Retail Store and More

Beresheet 2 Won’t Go to the Moon In a change from original plans, Beresheet 2 won’t attempt a moon landing, but SpaceIL, the Israeli company...