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IDF Finds Bodies of Kidnapped Teens near Hebron

IDF Finds Bodies of Kidnapped Teens near Hebron

(JNS.org) The Israel Defense Forces said it found the bodies of the three kidnapped Jewish teens near Hebron. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called an emergency cabinet meeting in the… Read more »

Birth of a 21st century phenomenon: Becoming a mother in midlife

Birth of a 21st century phenomenon: Becoming a mother in midlife

By Cindy Mindell   WEST HARTFORD – Cyma Shapiro was 46 when she decided to adopt a child. She had helped raise her husband’s two children from a previous marriage,… Read more »

Building a strong financial future

Building a strong financial future

New community endowment campaign sets an unconventional course By Cindy Mindell   WEST HARTFORD – It may take a village to raise a child, but who sustains the village? This… Read more »

Reflections on The Rebbe – The 20th Yahrzeit of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Reflections on The Rebbe – The 20th Yahrzeit of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Rabbis write up the Rebbe By Jacob Kamaras/JNS.org   Two well-known contemporary rabbis. Two prolific authors. Two personal journeys. One Rebbe. Rabbis Joseph Telushkin and Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz have come… Read more »

Coach David Blatt’s NBA hiring hailed as ‘incredible’ for Jewish community

Coach David Blatt’s NBA hiring hailed as ‘incredible’ for Jewish community

By Bob Jacob/Cleveland Jewish News/JNS.org   The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Cleveland Cavaliers looked near and far during a five-week stretch for a head coach, and they finally found their… Read more »

A high school graduate… at age 86

A high school graduate… at age 86

Holocaust survivor honored by Hartford school By Cindy Mindell   HARTFORD – Gisela M. Adamski is 86 and just received her high school diploma. She was on course to complete… Read more »

KOLOT  –  Nobody’s Talking

KOLOT  –  Nobody’s Talking

By Andy Weil   This poem, says its author, “is about transparency…and the lack of it in almost any kind of relationship.”   “Do you miss that kind of action, sir?”… Read more »

Connecticut couple receive leadership award

Connecticut couple receive leadership award

  SOUTHBURY— Ted and Arlene Kreinik are recipients of the Eugene H. Kaplan Foundation Leadership Award of the Jewish Federation of Western CT in Southbury. The Kreiniks were presented with… Read more »

Bringing families together…via Skype

Bringing families together…via Skype

SOUTHBURY – The Jewish holidays are famous for bringing families and friends together around the dining room table, to be nourished in both body and soul. That is, of course,… Read more »

Elbert Weinberg’s artwork at Hartford Public Library

Elbert Weinberg’s artwork at Hartford Public Library

HARTFORD – Hartford Public Library’s Hartford History Center is the recent recipient of a treasure trove of documents, sketches, and sculptures created by the late artist and Hartford native Elbert Weinberg…. Read more »

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