Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford
Judaica Store
Hoffman
ADL
Margaret Morse Tours
West Hartford Wine & Food Festival
Hartford Seminary – banner
Hebrew Healthcare
Jewish Federation of Eastern CT
JFS Care at Home

Jewish Life

Jewish Life

Torah Portion – Bamidbar

May 24th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb It was November 1938. Dark clouds were gathering over all of Europe, and particularly over the Jewish communities in countries like Poland and Lithuania. Although few foresaw the horrific extent of ... Read More


Jewish Life

‘Start-up nation’ meets Shavuot

May 17th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

The story of Israel’s efficient, high-tech dairy industry By Alina Dain Sharon/JNS.org Self-driving cars. Drip irrigation. Missile defense. Milk? Amid all the buzz around Israel’s “start-up nation,” including Intel’s recent $15 billion acquisition of Mobileye, a ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

May 17th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

BENJAMIN BOMZER, son of Lara and David Bomzer, will celebrate his bar mitzvah on Saturday, May 20 at The Emanuel Synagogue in West Hartford. MARK CHERNYAK, son of Kate Mirolyuz and Mikhail Chernyak, will celebrate his ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’nai Mitzvah

May 10th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

EVAN CARLSON, son of Debra and Benjamin Carlson, will celebrate his bar mitzvah on Saturday May 13 at Beth Sholom B’nai Israel in Manchester. SCOTT GILDEN, son of Regina and Bernard Gilden, will celebrate his bar ... Read More


Jewish Life

Torah Portion – Parshat Emor

May 10th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Shlomo Riskin “And you shall count for yourselves from the morrow of [the first day of the Festival of Matzot]…” [Lev. 23:15] Since Judaism teaches that all Jews are responsible for each other, the hemorrhaging ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

May 2nd, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

HARRISON BLUM, son of Rachel and James Reindel, and Matthew and Katja Blum, will celebrate his bar mitzvah on Saturday, May 6 at Beth Sholom B’nai Israel in Manchester. SAM FOXMAN, son of Ellen and Ethan ... Read More


Jewish Life

Torah Portion – Mot-Kedoshim

May 2nd, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Rabbi Tzvi Herseh Weinreb I am proud of my large library of Jewish books. My collection began on my 11th birthday with a gift from my maternal grandparents, may they rest in peace. They bought ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

April 26th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

ELLA BROWN, daughter of Betsy and Seth Brown, will celebrate her bat mitzvah on Saturday, April 29 at Beth El Temple in West Hartford. ETHAN FINK, son of Susan and Doug Fink, will celebrate his bar ... Read More


Jewish Life

Torah Portion – Tazria Metzora

April 26th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Shlomo Riskin “And on the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.” [Lev. 12:3] The mitzvah of circumcision in the portion of Tazria appears in the midst of the discussion of the ... Read More


Back to Top ↑