Rabbi Binyomin Bitton (photo by Noam Dehan) On Dec. 4, Chabad of Downtown Vancouver, led by Rabbi Binyomin Bitton, held…Binyomin Bitton, Chabad, Judaism, Tanya
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Cynthia Ramsay, publisher of the Jewish Independent. (photo by Alan Katowitz) The JI Chai Celebration on Dec. 6 at the…#18under36, JI Chai Celebration
The chair of Vancouver Board of Education (VBE) and even the provincial minister of education waded in after Jewish students…Chanukah, education, General Gordon, Janet Fraser, Maya Sontz, Rebecca Weinberg
Last week, U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. There are a number of issues to…embassy, Israel, Jerusalem, politics, Trump
On Dec. 7, Temple Sholom Sisterhood hosted a discussion on the relationship, history and relevance of today’s kosher practices. The…culture, Judaism, kashrut, Temple Sholom
When you have twins, many people ask questions, particularly about “when” you will separate them. When did they sleep in…family, Judaism
Jewish Family Services CEO Richard Fruchter with Karen James, who received the 2017 Naomi Gropper Steiner Visionary Award. (photo from…Hillel BC, Jewish Family Services, JFS
Matthew Gindin takes a pause in his talk, The History of Jewish Humour. (photo from Jewish Seniors Alliance) On Nov….comedy, Empowerment, humour, Jewish Seniors Alliance, JSA, Judaism, seniors
Kelly Sheridan and Peter Wilson in The Realistic Joneses. (photo by Nancy Caldwell) The unfortunate truth is that we are…Cultch, death
For the past five years, Jewish community member Adeena Karasick has been working with Grammy Award-winning composer/trumpeter Frank London on…fundraising, Kickstarter, Salomé
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Through the community’s annual campaign, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver subsidizes March of the Living, and offers scholarships.
VTT Onward: The 100 Year History of Vancouver Talmud Torah, film by Adam Bogoch.