Michelle Dodek is the new president of the Hebrew Free Loan Association. (photo by Naomi Dodek) The first free loan…Achdut Society, Hebrew Free Loan Association, HFLA, Michelle Dodek, Mishpatim
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Moishe House Toronto’s first residents at the opening housewarming party on Jan. 17. Left to right are Aaron Savatti, Abigail…Aaron Savatti, Abigail Engelsman, Amanda Snow, David Cygielman, Jillian Windman, Moishe House
Left to right: Andrea Reimer, Judith Guichon, Henry Grayman, Thomas Gradin, Ujjal Dosanjh and Ezra Shanken, chief executive officer of…Andrea Reimer, Chiune Sugihara, Deborah Ross-Grayman, Henry Grayman, Judith Guichon, Raoul Wallenberg, Ujjal Dosanjh, Wallenberg Day, Wallenberg-Sugihara Civil Courage Award
Minister Steven Blaney addresses an informal meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on Jan. 22. (photo from Public Safety…antisemitism, Charlie Hebdo, Holocaust, Hyper Cacher, Steven Blaney, United Nations
The YMCA Jerusalem Youth Chorus prior to their 10-day tour of Japan in August 2014. (photo from Micah Hendler) There are…David Broza, dialogue, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Micah Hendler, music, YMCA Jerusalem Youth Chorus
When it comes to cases of domestic violence, wanting to keep our pets has particularly dangerous implications; it can potentially…Andrew Gardiner, domestic violence, Frank Ascione, homeless, Jodi Dunlop, Mark Dratch, pets, Shilo St. Cyr, women
Iran’s propaganda machine Press TV on Monday reported that U.S. President Barack Obama had “unfriended” Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu…Barack Obama, Binyamin Netanyahu, Iran, Israel, John Boehner, United States
More senseless violence has hit Jerusalem in recent months, with the brutal murder of four worshippers at a synagogue in…antisemitism, Israel, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestine
Group of men in evening dress, Congregation Schara Tzedeck, 1965. (JWB fonds; JMABC L.14380) If you know someone in this…JMABC, Schara Tzedeck
The Azrieli Music Project (AMP), established to celebrate, foster and create opportunities for the performance of high-quality new orchestral music…AMP, Azrieli Commissioning Competition, Azrieli Music Project, Jewish music, Joseph Rouleau, Sharon Azrieli Perez
Canadians are invited to submit nominations for the seventh annual Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism. New this year, candidates may…multiculturalism, Paul Yuzyk, pluralism
PK Press is now accepting submissions for the fifth volume of Living Legacies: A Collection of Writing by Contemporary Canadian…Ina Fichman, Lillian Boraks-Nemetz, Living Legacies, Liz Pearl, women
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Babe Gurr is at Deep Cove Shaw Theatre with an eight-piece band on Jan. 31, 8 p.m.
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