카지노 무료 쿠폰Local events mark MLK weekend

At Agudas Achim Congregation in Alexandria, Martin Luther King Jr. weekend has become a time to bring church to the synagogue. For the last two years, the Conservative congregation has embraced its neighbors from the Alfred Street Baptist Church, the historic black church in Alexandria’s Bottoms neighborhood. This year will be no different. On Saturday… Read More

카지노 무료 쿠폰Hemp, hemp hooray

In Kentucky, two Jewish activists are in the nucleus of a rapidly expanding company that harvests, produces and sells what some have called a miracle oil

카지노 무료 쿠폰Milton School head to step down in 2020

Naomi Reem, the head of Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nation’s Capital, formally announced on Jan. 8 that she would step down at the end of the 2019-2020 school year. The school began searching for a successor last year, after Reem told the school board that she planned to leave, said board president… Read More

And now, ‘Game of Thrones,’ the whisky L'chaim

Around seven years ago, many of my friends began oohing and aahing over a hot new HBO series called “Game of Thrones.” I’ve humored them about it, but there was never anything in this medieval fantasy epic for me. Until now. HBO and Diageo, a global leader in the alcoholic beverage industry, have teamed up… Read More

Historic synagogue makes its final move

The oldest standing synagogue in Washington — which once housed Adas Israel Congregation and will soon become part of the Capital Jewish Museum — made the third and final leg of its journey Wednesday, a roughly block-and-a-half trek to its permanent location at the southwest corner of 3rd and F Streets in downtown Washington. Set… Read More

Hogan’s BDS order to be tested in court

A Maryland supporter of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel and a Muslim civil rights group have sued Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) ?over an executive order which denies? government contracts to businesses that boycott Israel. Former state Del. Saqib Ali and the Council on American Islamic Relations of on Jan. 9 filed… Read More

Coke or Sears? New head of Reform seminary hopes to steer beyond ‘slow existential threat’

PHILADELPHIA — Andrew Rehfeld, 52, represents a few firsts for Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC), where he will begin as its 13th president in April. He’s almost certainly the first president to think through the future of the 143 year-old Reform institution of higher learning in terms of Coca-Cola and Sears. He’s definitely… 카지노 무료 쿠폰Read More

Jews seek dialogue with Christian pro-Israel group

Washington’s Jewish communal establishment went on a date this week. It was with three staff members of the evangelical group Christians United for Israel. “In many ways, we hope it is going to lead to a very nice relationship,” said Ron Halber, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington, which invited… Read More

Billy Rose, unsentimental showman of the people Review

“Not Bad for Delancey Street: The Rise of Billy Rose, America’s Great Jewish Impresario” by Mark Cohen. Waltham, Mass.: Brandeis University Press, 2018. 233 pages, $29.95. If anything, Billy Rose was versatile. Among his many talents was songwriting. As a composer, Rose penned a few hits, including “Tonight You Belong to Me,” “Me and My… 카지노 무료 쿠폰Read More