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VIDEO CONTEST:  How to vote

VIDEO CONTEST: How to vote

JewishBoston.com is running a video contest - read all about it here - then come back to this post to find out how to vote... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Carrot Kugel Souffle

Carrot Kugel Souffle

Ready for the side dishes? Here's a perfect one for your Passover meal. 2 cups grated carrot 1 Tbsp matzah meal 1 cup sugar 8... Read More
Posted in: Food
Four Questions with Sam Slater, Philanthropist

Four Questions with Sam Slater, Philanthropist

Real estate scion. Philanthropist. Movie producer. These are just some of the ways to describe Sam Slater, who, when not managing part of his family's... Read More
Posted in: 20s & 30s
Turning on our Future Rabbis: Israel and Rabbinic Education

Turning on our Future Rabbis: Israel and Rabbinic Education

Daniel Gordis, in his recent essay “Are Young Rabbis Turning on Israel?” published in Commentary, identifies a number of important challenges facing rabbinical education and... Read More
Posted in: Israel & Overseas
Last minute Passover ideas

Last minute Passover ideas

If you are like millions of Jews in America, life has been pretty busy lately.Passover is upon us and to help ease your stress, here... Read More
How to light the Menorah on Chanukah

How to light the Menorah on Chanukah

I've often wondered if I was doing it right. No one ever taught me. I grew up lighting the menorah with my family and just... Read More
Every year one of my cousins tries to derail the seder by insisting that the story of the Exodus never happened so we shouldn’t talk about it like history. How can I turn this into a productive discussion at the seder?

Every year one of my cousins tries to derail the seder by insisting that the story of the Exodus never happened so we shouldn’t talk about it like history. How can I turn this into a productive discussion at the seder?

Every year one of my cousins tries to derail the seder by insisting that the story of the Exodus never happened so we shouldn’t talk about it... Read More
Grandma Ida's Passover Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Grandma Ida's Passover Chocolate Chiffon Cake

My Grandma Ida was famous in our family for two talents: her knitting and her baking. She passed away almost a decade ago, so I'm... Read More
Posted in: Food
Jewish mentor Jerry Kellman gave Barack Obama major step up career ladder in 1985 in Chicago

Jewish mentor Jerry Kellman gave Barack Obama major step up career ladder in 1985 in Chicago

The road from unknown young college graduate to President of the United States was a long and winding road for President Barack Obama, and one... Read More
Posted in: Social Activism
Passover Recipes for Picky Eaters

Passover Recipes for Picky Eaters

By Ruth Abrams As a vegetarian and the mom of a picky eater, I find the various rules of Passover a stimulus to creativity and... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting

Events

Jewish Family & Children's Service
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Chaverim Shel Shalom Passover Seder

Jewish Family & Children's Service
North Shore Premiere - The J Street Challenge
Thursday, April 17, 2014

North Shore Premiere - The J Street Challenge

Lappin Foundation
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