Rohr and Tabacinic’s NCH Capital Wins Greek Development Deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Greece’s privatisation agency on Thursday picked U.S. private equity fund NCH Capital to develop land on the island of Corfu for tourism, in a 23 million euro deal…

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Monday, January 28, 2013

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How did Joseph Chetrit buy that building?

Monday, January 28, 2013

Two weeks ago, executives at Sony placed calls to a handful of investors vying for its 36-story Manhattan headquarters that spans an entire block on Madison Avenue from…

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Six things you didn’t know about Jack Lew

Monday, January 28, 2013

Jack Lew is reportedly on deck to be President Barack Obama’s nominee for Treasury secretary, replacing Tim Geithner. The 57-year-old New York City native, Obama’s current chief of…

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Avi Schick: Separation of Church and State, Disaster Edition

Monday, January 28, 2013

In coming days, the Senate is expected to approve $50.5 billion in federal aid for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. This is in addition to the $9.7 billion…

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How to Gain Parent Buy-In for Classroom Technology Integration

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Every teacher who has attempted to integrate technology into the classroom knows that getting parents on board can sometimes be a challenge. It’s not uncommon for the parent…

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Avi Chai Releases New Online Learning Report

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

As part of AVI CHAI’s mission to support sustainable Jewish education, in October 2010, The AVI CHAI Foundation began promoting experimentation with online and blended learning in Jewish…

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Report: Jewish Teen Foundations Gave Away Over $750,000 in 2012

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

The Jewish Teen Funders Network (JTFN), a youth philanthropy project of the Jewish Funders Network, released the findings of its 4th annual survey, “Where did the Money Go?…

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The NBA’s Jewish Playmaker

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

A nylon curtain splits the gymnasium along the half-court line at the YM-YWHA of Union County, N.J. Fathers and sons wearing yarmulkes walk to the far side of…

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Birthright celebrates bar mitzvah year with Jerusalem party

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 3,000 young Jews from around the world celebrated Birthright Israel’s bar mitzvah year with a party in Jerusalem. “You come from different countries; you speak different…

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