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  • Knife-wielding woman arrested outside Toulouse Jewish school

    February 6, 2013 | 10:31 am

    A knife-wielding woman was arrested after threatening a student of the Toulouse Jewish school where an Islamist radical murdered four people nearly a year ago.

    The 51-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday outside the Ohr Hatorah school (formerly Ozar Hatorah) after she brandished...

  • Suspected arson reported at London-area Jewish school

    October 10, 2012 | 11:49 am

    Police in the London area reportedly are investigating a suspected arson attack at a Jewish primary school.

    The fire at the Talmud Torah Toldos Yakov Yoser school in Hackney, a northeastern London borough, occurred on the night of Sept. 28 and did not result in any injuries, The...

  • Shalhevet looks for financial security in property sale

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    September 12, 2012 | 12:10 pm

    Shalhevet high school is close to finalizing a deal to sell more than half of its 2.4 acres to a property developer who plans to build an apartment complex on the lot at the corner of Fairfax Avenue and San Vicente Boulevard.

    The plan will put Shalhevet on firmer financial...

  • French shooter was on U.S. “no fly” list

    March 22, 2012 | 2:02 pm

    The French Islamist gunman suspected of murdering seven people who was killed in a shootout with police on Thursday was on a “no fly” list maintained by U.S. authorities, two American officials said.

    The officials would not disclose precisely when the militant, Mohammed Merah, was...

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  • Toulouse shooting suspect’s standoff continues [VIDEO]

    March 21, 2012 | 11:01 am

    The standoff in France between police and Mohammed Merah, the suspect in the shooting at a Jewish school in Toulouse, stretched into its 13th hour Wednesday.

    The standoff began at 3 a.m. Wednesday outside the Toulouse home of Merah, a 24-year-old French national of Algerian descent...

  • Thousands march in memory of Toulouse victims

    March 20, 2012 | 9:20 am

    Thousands silently demonstrated Monday evening in Paris to pay tribute to the four victims of a shooting attack at a Jewish school in southwestern France.

    A man riding a motorbike opened fire Monday morning outside the Ozar Hatorah School in Toulouse, where students were waiting to...

  • Jewish school is denied request to change basketball tourney time

    February 27, 2012 | 3:39 pm

    An Orthodox high school in Texas was rejected in its request to have the state basketball semifinals rescheduled to avoid a conflict with the Jewish Sabbath.

    In a decision Monday, the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools informed the Robert M. Beren Academy of Houston...

  • Jewish school in Bulgaria vandalized

    March 25, 2010 | 11:44 am

    Anti-Semitic graffiti was spray-painted on the walls of a Jewish school in the capital of Bulgaria.

    A Star of David equated with a Nazi swastika and the words “stop occupation” were spray-painted on the wall of the Dimcho Debeljanov Jewish School, the only Jewish school in Sofia.

    ...
  • L.A.‘s Jewish high schools are all over the map

    By Julie G Fax

    February 28, 2008 | 5:00 pm

    Yael Glouberman, an eighth-grader at Yeshivat Yavneh in Hancock Park, is awaiting admission letters from four very different high schools: Shalhevet, a Modern Orthodox coed school; Milken, a pluralistic Jewish school; YULA (Yeshiva of Los Angeles) Girls High School, an Orthodox...
  • Is this a job for a nice Jewish boy or girl? You bet it is!

    By Michael Zeldin

    February 28, 2008 | 5:00 pm

    "We are a great institution with a great program of Jewish education. We're looking for a top-notch Jewish educator. It's quite an opportunity for someone, and if we find the right person we'll do whatever it takes to make it work. Do you know of anyone?"

    This time of year, I get...

  • Hebrew at Florida charter school approved, challenges remain

    By Larry Luxner

    September 20, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    It's 7:55 a.m., and parents are dropping off their kids in front of the Ben Gamla Charter School along busy Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, Fla. Amid a noisy melange of languages -- English, Spanish, Hebrew, French and Russian -- the uniformed children say their goodbyes and...
  • A Jewish Revival

    By Ruth E. Gruber

    November 11, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    For European leaders, the recent inauguration of three Jewish schools in Central Europe symbolizes far more than a Jewish revival.

    They also reflect hopes for a return to normalcy in the heart of Europe more than 50 years after the Holocaust -- and 10 years after the fall of...

  • Chaya’s Dance

    By Beverly Gray

    April 8, 1999 | 8:00 pm

    Six years ago, Carol Solomon attended Yom Kippur services in Copenhagen. Flipping through the back of the English language prayerbook, she came upon a poem, translated from Hebrew, called "The Letter of the Ninety-Three Maidens." Based on an actual letter that was found after the...
  • Building Bridges Through Teaching

    By John Fishel

    June 18, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    I thought the readers of The Jewish Journal wouldbe interested in one of the many things The Jewish Federation does tobuild bridges between Israel and our community.

    Ya'acov Paikovsky is a member of the foundingclass of the Teach And Study Program (TASP).

    Before coming to Israel,...

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