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Camp scholarships available

Camp scholarships available

The Jewish Federation Foundation of Western CT will review applications for camp scholarships during the month of May, with award decisions to be announced by June 1.  Applications are available… Read more »

KOLOT  Making a Jewish Connection

KOLOT Making a Jewish Connection

By Sara Helfand   Growing up in public school, the only time I ever got to express my Jewish identity to my classmates was through an activity about Chanukah that… Read more »

Jewish Home in Fairfield recognized as top nursing home

Jewish Home in Fairfield recognized as top nursing home

FAIRFIELD – The Jewish Home in Fairfield has been named one of the Best Nursing Homes in the U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Homes Rankings for 2014. To… Read more »

ON EXHIBIT

ON EXHIBIT

Spring Awaking: An Exhibition of Cyanotype Prints on Nature, Memory, and Birth  In the Leah Rabinowitz Gallery of the Joseph Slifka Center for Jewish Life at Yale   March 27 – April… Read more »

Voices of Hope to host reception prior to premiere of “When Day Breaks”

Voices of Hope to host reception prior to premiere of “When Day Breaks”

Voices of Hope and the Jewish Federation Association of Connecticut (JFACT) will host a reception at the Mandell Jewish Community Center in West Hartford, prior to the screening of the… Read more »

Dr. Sherwin Nuland was the author of How We Die

Dr. Sherwin Nuland was the author of How We Die

HAMDEN – Dr. Sherwin B. Nuland, author of the bestselling book, How We Die: Reflections on Life’s Last Chapter, which won the National Book Award in 1994, died of prostate… Read more »

Jewish Senior Services Completes Purchase of JCCS

Jewish Senior Services Completes Purchase of JCCS

BRIDGEPORT – On Feb. 24, Jewish Senior Services (The Jewish Home) in Fairfield (JSS) completed the purchase of the property at 4200 Park Ave. in Bridgeport. The site has been… Read more »

Beth Hillel Superintendent Honored

Beth Hillel Superintendent Honored

BLOOMFIELD – Beth Hillel Synagogue hosted a 90th Birthday Celebration for Marion Nowakowski of Bloomfield who has been the building superintendent for more than 30 years. A dinner attended by 125… Read more »

Statewide Holocaust commemoration at State Capitol on April 25

Statewide Holocaust commemoration at State Capitol on April 25

Special to the Ledger   Connecticut’s 36th Annual Holocaust Remembrance ceremony will be held Friday, April 25th, at the State Capitol in Hartford. The theme of this year’s event is… Read more »

Crown Market: Restocked and Ready for New Beginning

Crown Market: Restocked and Ready for New Beginning

By Stacey Dresner WEST HARTFORD – On Sunday morning, March 2, Roger Keroack stood at the door of the Crown Supermarket in West Hartford offering each shopper a freshly-baked cookie… Read more »

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