Press Releases


Grand Opening for Chabad of Peabody

Free event on Sunday, June 14, at 11 a.m., at 682 Lowell Street, Peabody.Read More


Amazing Journeys of Brave Jewish Women

Two programs sponsored by the Lappin Foundation, Temple B’nai Abraham, Temple Beth Shalom, Sisterhood of Temple Ner Tamid, Temple Ahavat Achim, NSJCC and Hadassah.Read More


ADL’s Law and Education Breakfast

The keynote address [will be] by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura T. Healey.Read More


JCC Newton to Receive Donation

The grant is one of four totaling $1.125 million from Rockland Charitable Trust to four community organizations in Greater Boston and MetroWest that provide youth and family services.Read More


“The Art of War” Adult Learning Series at the JCC

It’s the subject of hit Hollywood movies such as ‘Woman in Gold” and “The Monuments Men.”Read More


Gloucester Synagogue Works to Understand Israel

By Miriam Weinstein

The Israel Study Group at Gloucester’s Temple Ahavat Achim has been meeting for a year to study Israel’s historical and contemporary materials.Read More


Israeli-American Council Opens Community Center

The Boston office of the Israeli-American Council opened Merkaz, the first-ever center for the area’s Israeli-American community, in Newton.Read More


Rescheduled Premiere of ‘Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin’

The concert commemorates Jewish prisoners during World War II.Read More


Journal to Launch E-Calendar

By Amy Forman

In response to reader requests, the Jewish Journal will provide a calendar of community events via email in addition to print and online versions.Read More


Ruderman Family Foundation Announces $250,000 Inclusion Competition

Submissions are invited for the Ruderman Family Foundation’s fourth annual Prize in Inclusion global competition to recognize organizations around the world that have demonstrated their commitment to the full inclusion of people with disabilities into the Jewish community through innovative programs and services.Read More


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