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  1. LOOK: The JCC's Boston Diller Teen Fellows Prepare Passover Gift Bags for SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago |

    This afternoon the families of Cohort 6 put together Passover gift bags for seniors at Jewish Family and Children's Services to be given out at their annual seder later this month. Thanks to the families for donating the supplies! We also had the chance to meet the founder of Yad Chessed, Bob Housman, and learn about the amazing work that Yad Chessed does to help Jewish individuals and families who are suffering from financial crisis.


  2. Isaac Nathan: Lord Byron's - Rabbi' And Chronicler Of Jewish MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jewish Press

    ... have been abused as 'an infidel' - Augusta says "they will call me a Jew next." When Byron went into exile during Passover (1816), his friend Nathan sent matzo along with his wishes that the God of Israel protect Byron as he protected the Jewish ...


  3. Hearing to begin for suspect in Jewish site shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Republic

    Seventy-four-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller, of Aurora, Missouri, is charged with capital murder in the attacks on April 13, the eve of Passover. Johnson County prosecutors have announced plans to seek the death penalty.


  4. Hearing to begin for suspect in Johnson County Jewish site shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | KCTV5

    A white supremacist accused of killing three people at Jewish sites in Johnson County on the eve of Passover says a court-ordered competency evaluation has found him fit to stand trial and he hopes to serve as his own defense attorney. A white supremacist accused of killing three people at Jewish sites in Johnson County on the eve of Passover says a court-ordered competency evaluation has found him fit to stand trial and he hopes to serve as his own defense attorney.


  5. Gulfport Synagogue was full of celebration and food todayRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ia. Grishman says Purim is kind of like the Jewish equivalent to Mardi Gras. He says the next big Jewish holiday is Passover. Copyright 2015 WLOX . All rights reserved.


  6. Marin IJ In Your Town for March 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Center. The Jewish Family and Children's Services center will hold a volunteer workshop to assemble and deliver Passover food sacks to Marin County seniors from 3 to 5 p.m. March 22. The two-day class, titled “Choosing Your Job ...


  7. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    What? For a family newspaper, the best I can give is an illustration from the great Leo Rosten's English-Yiddish dictionary: "The classic example is the boy who killed both his parents, then threw himself on the mercy of the court because he was an orphan." With Passover drawing near, this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" .


  8. Can I Be a Jew-ish Catholic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    ... religious and throughout the years I have come to embrace Catholicism as my principal religion. However whenever Passover, Yom Kippur, or Tish B'Av arrives I always celebrate them with my grandparents, who also moved to the States. Although I do not ...


  9. When is Easter Sunday 2015? Why does the date change every year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chronicle Live

    ... the day of Christ's Resurrection. The paschal full moon was chosen as a basis, as this coincides with the date of Passover on the Jewish calendar. As such, Easter is set as the Sunday following Passover. As the paschal full moon can occur on ...


  10. Here there be monstersRead the original story

    Saturday | Jerusalem Post

    ... those who believe that Jews kill gentile children so they can drain their blood and use it as an ingredient in Passover matzos. Those who teach their children to hate Jews, whose textbooks and teachers teach their children that Jews are an infection ...


  11. Talia's Steakhouse & Bar, a Manhattan Kosher Restaurant,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    If you are looking for a relaxing and stress-free way to celebrate Passover with your loved ones without spending the whole day in the kitchen, consider what has become a tradition for Passover at the popular New York City Glatt Kosher restaurant, Talia's Steakhouse & Bar, located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, NYC. New York, NY, February 28, 2015 -- -- For over twelve years, Talia's Steakhouse & Bar has been serving the kosher community of the NY Metro area.


  12. Stage Names: "Whipping" up race, religion and the Civil War at Portland StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    ... this story, and not to be spoiled here. The estate's family was Jewish, and raised all their slaves as Jews. With Passover looming, the three men huddle in the house's foyer to celebrate a Seder, the Jewish ritual feast that marks the start of ...


  13. Reflecting on my trip to Birmingham with The TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jewish Journal

    ... to equal rights made me immensely proud. Before we hit the off-ramp, Rabbi Schiftan picked up a microphone. "Passover is coming," he reminded us. "We'll be forced to taste the bitterness in our mouths -- of slavery, of being the other, the ...


  14. Plan Ahead for Einat Admony and Anita Lo's Awesome Passover DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Grub Street

    This year, for her annual Passover Seder dinner at Balaboosta , Einat Admony is bringing on a guest chef: Annisa 's Anita Lo. Together, they'll cook dishes like duck-matzo-ball soup, beef brisket with red dates and harissa, Chinese broccoli, and butternut squash with Asian tahini - a fusion of their two styles of cooking.


  15. Why number 7?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | WorthyNews

    ... Church. How is number seven linked with God's annual Feast Days? There are 7 annual Holy Days God, beginning with Passover and ending with the Last Great Day (the day after the Feast of Tabernacles ends in the fall). The cycle of the holy days is ...


  16. Dvar Torah Volunteer Schedule & Resources - thru March.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Kos

    ... and Deuteronomy 25: 17-19. Haftarah is 1 Samuel 15: 1-34. This is the second of five special Shabbats before Passover. Shabbat Zachor is the special Shabbat before Purim. ... the scene of the Golden Calf ... the taboo against quantifying persons ... ...


  17. N.O.'s Shaya mines chefa s roots, blending crossroads cuisine with family tiesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Advocate

    ... and neither is Shaya). These holiday menus will now move to the chef's new Uptown restaurant, beginning with Passover in April. Shaya said he wants to present classic dishes, not reinterpretations. He explains it in curatorial terms, pulling many ...


  18. Pew Research Center: Global Harassment Of Jews Has Reached A Seven-Year HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Switched

    ... living in countries with high or very high religious restrictions. Jewish rabbis and students prepare to conduct a passover ceremony in Kathmandu on March 25, 2013. Jewish people traveled from across Asia to celebrate Passover Seder together in ...


  19. Rolls-Out Purim SpecialsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 |

    ... Basket, Israeli Gift Baskets, Jams & Nuts Gift Basket, and the Hamentashen Purim Basket. Don't forget that Passover will soon be upon us, and AviGlatt has it covered with all sorts of food items Kosher for Passover. Keep in mind that there are ...


  20. At Streit's 90-year-old Lower East Side factory, 'the men' turn out their last matzah batchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Jewish Journal

    ... in the United States, announced in December that it would be permanently closing its 90-year-old factory after this Passover season because of longstanding mechanical problems and subsequent economic concerns. Sometime in April, the company will ...