Hanukkah menorahs of Israel shed light on Jewish people’s past, present, future By Deborah Fineblum Schabb/JNS.org As winter arrives and the days grow shorter, outdoor lighting is needed more during… Read more
A look at some of the stories the Jewish Ledger covered in 2014… On Feb. 12, the Springfield Jewish community held Community Leadership Day, an event that brought together members of the community to… Read more
By Cindy Mindell Last year marked the 20th anniversary of the release of Schindler’s List, a feature film hailed by critics, audiences, educators, public figures, and media personalities throughout the… Read more
Conversation with… Rabbi Steven Greenberg: A renowned gay Orthodox rabbi examines the nexus between Judaism and inclusion.
By Cindy Mindell Two years have passed since the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism unanimously approved two model same-sex marriage ceremonies. The end… Read more
The Springfield JCC and Worcester JCC will welcome a lineup of nationally acclaimed authors just in time for National Jewish Book Month. SPRINGFIELD – In celebration of Jewish Book Month… Read more
By Laura Porter WORCESTER – From November 7-9, noted educator and author Dr. Ron Wolfson will be in Central Massachusetts to present “Relational Judaism: A Shabbat Weekend Experience.” The program… Read more