According to a story by Benji Lovitt running in pjewishmisanthropy, The Maccabeats are busy developing their next video project: "On the heels of their national tour and another hit holiday song, The Maccabeats are hotter than ever, and now, everybody’s favorite Jewish a … [Read more...] about Shooting for The Maccabeats Pesach Video Under Way
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The New York Jewish Week is reporting that, “In an effort to both save money on expensive equipment and satisfy their increasingly religious clientele, El Al Israel Airlines announced today that it has hired Mikvah Ladies to serve as security officers to scan all women t … [Read more...] about El Al Hires Mikvah Ladies In Lieu Of Full Body Scanners
by Rabbi Mendy Sudakevitch (Chabad of Japan) and Rabbi Mordechai Avtzon (Chabad of Asia) Dateline Hong Kong, Erev Shabbat/Erev Purim 5771: How is bread made in Japan? Usually it's not a newsworthy process. Things have changed, though, this week. As an organization at the … [Read more...] about Bakery Operations in Sendai Underway
[eJP note: on Monday, in A Japanese Jewish Family in Hong Kong Reaches Out, we introduced you to Brian and Mayumi Brenner. Here's an update.] by Erica Lyons It is well after 11 pm in Hong Kong and Brian Brenner is up doing math. “The US State Department has warned that you s … [Read more...] about The Waiting Game Has Just Begun
The JCC announced a lead gift of $5 million from the Cleveland, Ohio-based Mandel Foundation. from Palm Beach Daily News: Mandel brothers give $5M to build Jewish Community Center in Palm Beach Gardens A gift from a foundation with Palm Beach ties has brought the Jewish … [Read more...] about JCC of Palm Beaches Receives $5m Mandel Gift