E-BLAST NEWS ARTICLES 2015

After 500 Years, an Italian Jewish Rebirth

For ex-baseball players, Israel a place to learn and teach - December 31, 2015

Fleeing recession and violence, Brazilian Jews moving to Israel in record numbers

At Hanukkah, how do we kindle the lights within ourselves? - December 3, 2015

10 tips for an accessible Hanukkah party - November 25, 2015

How the world’s longest-running Chabad house survives in Morocco - November 12, 2015

See who a Koufax teammate discovered in England - November 5, 2015

Creepy Peepers is among a slew of Halloween candies certified kosher - October 29, 2015

Op-Ed: How to teach kids to support Jewish causes - October 15, 2015

What became of Holocaust survivor thought a victim? - October 8, 2015

Tens of thousands receive priestly blessing at Western Wall - October 1, 2015

Celebrating Sukkot in a time of drought - September 24, 2015

The Jewish writer and actor who’s ‘the voice of black America’

Why Sandy Koufax sitting out a World Series game still matters 50 years later

My Yiddishe Momma Told Me...and Other Yiddish Expressions - What A Language!

For New Orleans Jews, Katrina — 10 years on — still fosters communal bond

Meet ‘RaBBi-Q’ — Kansas City’s kosher BBQ star - August 13, 2015

Why is a thriving Boston-area synagogue spending $15 million – to downsize? - July 30, 2015

New film, ‘Rosenwald,’ tells story of Jewish philanthropist who transformed black lives - July 23, 2015

In Scotland, a desperate bid to reclaim a long-hidden Jewish identity - July 16, 2015

Summertime, and the readin’ is easy - July 9, 2015

Bar mitzvah-themed storytelling events seek to prompt reflection on the ritual - July 2, 2015

Unraveling one Holocaust mystery begets others - June 25, 2015

The Global Family Reunion shows how far online genealogy has come - June 18, 2015

Young couples now getting Birthright-style ‘honeymoons’ in Israel - June 11, 2015

For Israeli war volunteers, service was most important act of their lives - June 4, 2015

How to build an American shtetl — See: Bloomingburg, NY - May 28, 2015

The Man Bitcoin Built - and Then Destroyed - May 21, 2015

Volunteering In Israel - May 14, 2015

Where is the Jewish aid to Nepal going? - May 7, 2015

After Nepal quake, some 100 Israelis are reported missing - April 30, 2015

Op-Ed: If you marry a Jew, you’re one of us - April 9,2015

Holocaust education is for memory and action - April 23, 2015

Some good news coming out of France’s Jewish community: top-ranked schools - April 16, 2015

Meet Eric Greitens — a Navy SEAL, Rhodes Scholar and would-be governor of Missouri -April 2, 2015

Lower East Side candy king holds firm against changing neighborhood - March 26, 2015

Michael Douglas finds Judaism and faces anti-Semitism - March 19, 2015

Ernő Egri Erbstein: Tragic tale of Jewish soccer hero who defied Nazis - March 12, 2015

With ‘Jewish Journey,’ PBS traces 350 years of migrations - March 5, 2015

In Rockland County, non-Orthodox try to create alternative to Hasidic dominance - February 26, 2015

For ‘Aya,’ a long journey from Israel to the Oscars - February 19, 2015

In Japan, the Holocaust provides a lesson in dangers of nationalism - February 12, 2015

For Cuban Jews, improved ties to U.S. may not resolve central challenges - January 29, 2015

Camps promote inclusion, job skills with burgeoning vocational programs - February 5, 2015

From the Archive: In Selma, sold-out yarmulkes and Shabbat behind bars - January 22, 2015

Soul food: Aspiring haredi cooks train for restaurant jobs - January 15, 2015

After decades of distance, Japan and Israel establish closer ties - January 8, 2015

For a Jewish baseball purist, Cuba beckons - January 1, 2015