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B'nai Mitzvah Tutor
This Passover, get your cheese from Cabot Cheese! Your local Boy Scout Troop 1818
Spread The Word: Spring Shabbaton 4/1-3/11 in Silver Spring, Rabbi Yaacov Marcus and Graphologist Dr. Robby
Sholom Aleichem granddaughter to teach Jewish humor
New kosher company selling healthy "cookies" just in time for Purim
Snapshot: Jewish Life and Living photo Contest
Mar 24 - April 3 - Annual Northern Virginia International Jewish Film Festival
The Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia is pleased to announce its upcoming fine arts exhibit: “Connected”
Aug 14-19 - Rabbi Shmuley Boteach Is Pre Conference Shabbat Scholar For 31st International Conference On Jewish Genealogy In DC
The Kulanu-Kaifeng Speaking Tour, featuring Shi Lei of Kaifeng, China, is returning to the U.S.
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Boy, Interrupted
Can Judaism Save Charlie Sheen?
Chabad of Japan Relief Operation for Tsunami Survivors
Choice words
Everything you ever wanted to know about the story of Esther
Hamas officials go to Syria to confer on Shalit deal
Hamotzi on melba toast
Hiroshima in Israel
How the Violin Became the 'Jewish National Instrument'
How to help victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami
Jewish groups mobilizing response to Japan quake
Let Me Entertain You
No room at table for ‘tiger mom’:  Jewish-Chinese families smash stereotypes, embrace compromise
Priscilla’s First Purim
The Purim Song
San Mateo teen looking for bone marrow donor at drive
Seriously Groggy
Study: Tsunami could strike Israel and flood much of Haifa
The Rebbe of Sinn Féin
Ugandan rabbi challenges election results
Unmasking Israel’s critics
With Purim approaching and a costume in order, seeking sartorial inspiration from the Book of Esther
WouldJew Believe #25: The Purim Edition

Bad air days choke Wall Street trading
A battle of survival for the Med's sea turtles
A ‘tugboat’ for airplanes that saves on fuel
Cloud cover: Israel's top eight cloud computing firms
Cracking crimes with a new DNA technique
Killer paper for germ-free food packaging
On the road again for old tires


Charlie Sheen hires round-the-clock Israeli bodyguards
Edan Pinchot -the Jewish Justin Bieber?
Journey he never got to make: Berkeley teens heading to Israel in friend’s memory
Sobibor survivor recalls his escape — and a decades-old vow
Ugandan rabbi challenges election results

This Lobster is kosher: The Hub teams up with local comedy troupe for Purimshpiel
‘Fiddler’ veteran says Yente role a match made in heaven
Film tracks mother’s gutsy journey though Israeli army
Israeli filmmaker shares mastery with S.F. cinema buffs
Israeli ‘Manager’ sends HR rep on unexpected journey
French film about Holocaust to be shown in Iran
Pink Floyd’s Waters joins BDS movement
Rodin sculpture stolen from Israel Museum
Dana International to sing in Eurovision
India Arie collaborating with Israeli singer
The Secret History Of Jewish Metal

Stories with a Yiddish Twist

An Alzheimer’s vaccine in a nasal spray?
New low-cost treatment for chronic wounds


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China's malls coming to Israel
New low-cost treatment for chronic wounds

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The Case for the Sheitel
Focus on women’s rights urged in North Africa, Middle East
'Graphic Details' Q&A: Ilana Zeffren
Motherhood, Part II: It’s toddler time, and I’ve got to learn to say ‘no’
No, Gen Y Does Not Have a 'Union Problem'
No room at table for ‘tiger mom’:  Jewish-Chinese families smash stereotypes, embrace compromise
Nora Ephron Loses Her Religion
Playing the defiant Vashti in a day school Purim play awakened my inner feminist
Video: Poking Fun at Tznius
When Social Workers Strike
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Brandeis University Hillel rejects Jewish Voice for Peace membership
Former U.C. Berkeley student files suit — charges ‘endangerment’ of Jewish students on campus
New teen scholarships for Israel travel
U.C. Berkeley Jewish student leaders speak up — and at ’em
Winnipeg University Head Fights Israel Apartheid Week

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Dressed Up
Great friendships, Exploring liturgy, Short shorts
Jewish food showdown: Latkes take on hamantashen
When ‘each according to his ability’ takes a biblical turn

Apple Rush Co., Inc. Organic Juice Product Line Receives OU (Orthodox Union) Kosher Certification
DC To Get A Kosher Delivery Truck From Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn
Honibe Products Now Kosher Certified Through the Orthodox Union
Hotel 1st in Berlin to offer kosher food
Kosher For Sydney's Sports Fans
The legendary Kosher Delight (KD) Restaurant on 13th Avenue has closed their doors
Lifestyle Resort in Dominican Republic Introduces Kosher Program, Jewish Services
Why the Kosher Infant Formula Shortage?

Jerusalem Kosher News
The Kosher Blog
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Bibi: Palestinian Public Must Hear Abbas Condemn Itamar Attack
Bill would require services to West Bank
Energy conservation in Israel
Israel’s British envoy transferred to U.N.
Israel Seizes Ship Carrying Weapons for Gaza
Netanyahu picks hawkish new security adviser
Netanyahu says IDF will stay in Jordan Valley
Opinion of Israel near bottom in world
PM's wife consoles family
Rabbi gives settlers OK to fight back
Raze illegal outposts, Israeli Cabinet orders

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At annual plenum, Jewish voices try to bridge schisms
Don’t lump Jewish camps with SUVs
Gingrich urges moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem
Maryland Jews have own reasons to wanting wine shipping passed
NPR exec sorry for saying Jews control print media to men posing as donors
Senate bill allows survivors to sue

Jews of the United States

Budding high school entrepreneurs dish the goods
Exploring conspiracy theories in popular culture
JCT to honour federal cabinet minister
Jewish and First Nations teens join force on environment
Jewish lawyers group formed in Ottawa
June Diab Ruling
Montreal council condemns shoe boycott
News Canada
Prime Minister Harper Makes Surprise Appearance at ACTION Party
Schulich, Technion looking for a few good people
6 Canadian Jews on Forbes' Rich List
Toronto's Harbord Bakery Embraces Artisan Tradition
Where hope and heartache meet

Jewish Canada

middle east

Campaign on Facebook asks people to write ‘Free Palestine’on Israeli currency
Egypt seizes vehicles carrying arms to Gaza
Hamas officials go to Syria to confer on Shalit deal
Iran denies sending ship
Iran exploiting Egypt revolt
Palestinian head rejects temporary borders
Syria: Israel behind anti-government rallies


Britain upgrades status of Palestinian envoys
Hotel 1st in Berlin to offer kosher food
Ireland reelects Jewish representative
Mayor of Rome Shows Support for Shalit
Poland 'neglecting restitution plans'
Polish Jews are rediscovering the religion and culture their families abandoned
European Jewish Press

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Russian prisoners to study Judaism

Federation of Jewish Communities of the CIS


Australia’s oldest Jew turns 110
Kosher For Sydney's Sports Fans
Policeman rescues Torah in New Zealand
Study finds 25 percent of Australians harbor anti-Semitic prejudices

Jewish Perth Blog
Jewish Australia
Jewish New Zealand
Jews of Tahiti


Cuban trial ends; contractor awaits verdict
Lifestyle Resort in Dominican Republic Introduces Kosher Program, Jewish Services
New mall in Caracas offers pastrami, safety for Jews
White House Slams Cuba's Sentence for Alan Gross

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todays kosher recipesBeigli Kindi
Challah Pudding Squares
Confetti Spring Salad
Ghorayebah (Bracelets of the Queen)
Gourmet Hamantachen
Haman's Ears
Hearty, elegant soups satisfy big appetites and ‘soupster’ souls
Makhbouz (Purim Pastry from the Land of Queen Esther)
Purim Nooant
Purim Nut Goodies
Roscas Di Alhashu (Walnut Filled Crescents)
Sesame Seed Cookies for Purim
Tradition in Hamantaschen
What's Inside? 'Hidden Foods' for Purim

Measurement Conversion

special announcements
This Passover, get your cheese from Cabot Cheese! Your local Boy Scout Troop 1818

This Passover, get your cheese from Cabot Cheese! Your local Boy Scout Troop, Troop 1818, is taking orders in your area, so order now: Contact Levi Meerovich or Casey Lamar at cheese@troop1818.org.  

It's a spectacular new way to receive OU-D Kosher-for-Passover cheese- no tedious phone calls, no arduous schleps to Maryland, just painless and easy.

Tell us your name, address, phone number and/or e-mail address, and cheese will be available for $5 for an 8-ounce brick for pickup by April 12th! Payment will be due upon receipt of cheese. Order Cabot Cheese, and help support Troop 1818.

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