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A Model Education System

A Model Education System

PISA 2009 Mean Scores by Country for Reading, Mathematics, and Science according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) As we see in the... Read More
Posted in: Social Activism
Is Peace Possible? U.S. Rep. Robert Wexler Looks into It

Is Peace Possible? U.S. Rep. Robert Wexler Looks into It

By Nathaniel Sobel In July, for the first time in three years, Israel and the Palestinians resumed direct negotiations to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.  For both Israeli... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
Thanksgivukkah: The New Chrismukkah?

Thanksgivukkah: The New Chrismukkah?

The leaves are changing color, there is a distinct, crisp breeze in the air and Hocus Pocus once again returns as the movie of choice... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
I'll Pay you Back, I Promise!

I'll Pay you Back, I Promise!

  I used to be normal. Just a regular guy with a wife and kids. Helping out with the shopping, a family trip to the... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
The Debrief: Breakups in Boston

The Debrief: Breakups in Boston

This week, we debrief with Phylisa, a 27-year-old public policy professional who recently moved to Jamaica Plain from London via her home state of California.... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Transitions to Work

Prime Motor Group Welcomes Isaac Varon

Prime Motor Group and its’ President, David Rosenberg were early supporters of Transitions to Work. David quickly said “sign us up” and introduced Transitions to... Read More
Posted in: Lifecycles
Children’s Holiday Gift Card Drive Starting Early This Year

Children’s Holiday Gift Card Drive Starting Early This Year

The JF&CS Center for Family Assistance is beginning our annual Holiday Gift Card Drive early this year. The first night of Chanukkah falls the night before... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Jewish Family Service of Metrowest

Babies Jam In Framingham!

Friday was the first day of the JamBaby class for children ages 0-3 years at Jewish Family Service of Metrowest on Franklin Street in Framingham.... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Four Questions with Lois Lowry, Newbery Award-Winning Children’s Author

Four Questions with Lois Lowry, Newbery Award-Winning Children’s Author

Every year, the Boston Book Festival brings literary luminaries to the Hub, and this year is no exception. Lois Lowry, one of the most beloved... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
Summer Sings a Sonorous Success!

Summer Sings a Sonorous Success!

“The energy in the room was palpable and grew from the start to the finish of the rehearsal. Members became more animated with each song... Read More
Posted in: Community News

Events

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch
Sunday, April 20, 2014

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch

Ahavath Torah Congregation
Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

HametzFest

Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching

Career Moves -- a division of JVS | Get Your Career Moving
Riverway Cafe
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Riverway Cafe

Riverway Project
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
Friday, April 25, 2014

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"

Temple Hillel B'nai Torah
Blue & White Night
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Blue & White Night

CJP - Combined Jewish Philanthropies
The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics
Sunday, April 27, 2014

The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics

Schusterman Center for Israel Studies