NYTIMES: Jailed Unjustly in the Death of a Rabbi, Man Nears Freedom

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

On today’s front page, the NYTimes reports that a Brooklyn prosecutor plans to seek freedom of man convicted in 1990 killing of Rabbi.

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Autonomous Cars Patrol Israeli Border

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

via Discovery News by TechNewsDaily Along Israel’s borders, a small number of automobiles patrol the area for signs of intruders. But unlike most vehicles, these cars have no…

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Digital learning bills would expand reach to non-public school students in Florida

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Jeff Solocheck, of the Tampa Bay Times, reports on a new bill out of the Florida House Education Choice and Innovation Subcommittee that would, among other things, require the…

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Purim with Warren Buffett

Saturday, February 16, 2013

On his blog, “Rabbi in the Middle of America,” Rabbi Jonathan Gross writes about introducing Warren Buffet to the Jewish holiday of Purim. Last year before Pesach we sold Warren…

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Adelson Education Campus receives $50 million gift from namesake benefactors

Saturday, February 9, 2013

The Las Vegas Sun reports on Sheldon and Miriam Adelson’s recent $50 million donation to the Adelson Education Campus which accommodates about 600 Jewish students.

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Coming soon to Hollywood, FL: Upscale resort with a synagogue

Saturday, February 9, 2013

The Sun Sentinel reports on plans for a new “upscale condo-hotel resort village” in Hollywood, FL, by developer Moses Bensusan.

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El Al to resume American Airlines partnership

Friday, February 1, 2013

El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. plans to resume its partnership with American Airlines in March, a move allowed by Israel regaining its top-tier aviation-safety rating from U.S. regulators…

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NYTIMES: A SoHo Synagogue Exports Its Own Brand of Jewish Outreach

Friday, February 1, 2013

The doorbell kept buzzing at Heather and Teddy Karatz’s art-filled loft on Bond Street in Lower Manhattan on a recent Wednesday night, admitting a stream of stylishly dressed…

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Lawsuit claiming Hebrew National hot dogs not kosher dismissed

Friday, February 1, 2013

ConAgra Foods Inc has won the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by consumers claiming the company’s Hebrew National hot dogs and other products are not kosher. U.S. District…

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Manischewitz plans cook-off to make kosher mainstream

Friday, February 1, 2013

The 2013 “Man-O-Manischewitz Cook-Off” contest will be held on March 21. The competition will be hosted at the company’s Newark, NJ, headquarters and Celebrity Chef, Jamie Geller, will be…

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