On Wednesday morning a spokesman for Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. in Israel denied in an interview a previous report that the shipping giant has suspended its operations in Long Beach and Oakland. He said Zim’s operations and shipments have not been impacted by the...
Obituaries: Week of August 26, 2016
A summer at camp exposes Ugandan Jews to America’s food and kids
Jewish groups mobilize in Baton Rouge to aid flood victims
Italy’s Jewish community pledges aid to areas hit by earthquake
‘Voices under the rubble’ after quake hits Italy; at least 73 dead
November 19, 2014 | 4:46 pm
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March 19, 2013 | 11:54 am
A 22-year-old Jewish woman was assaulted at a pro-Palestinian rally in Oakland, Calif., last week after writing “Am Yisrael Chai" in chalk on the sidewalk.
The incident, which was captured on video, took place at a March 13 rally held at the Frank Ogawa Plaza to mark the fourth...
October 9, 2011 | 1:12 pm
October 4, 2011 | 2:05 pm
The Oakland Hebrew Day School in California has raised $1 million in 10 months to match a grant from an anonymous donor.
The $2 million will be used to provide need-based scholarships for students to attend the Modern Orthodox day school, the Bay Area school announced Tuesday.
September 12, 2011 | 11:19 am
An exhibit of Palestinian children’s artwork illustrating the Gaza War, slated to be shown at a children’s museum in California, has been cancelled.
The exhibit scheduled to go on display at the Museum of Children’s Art in Oakland on Sept. 24 was cancelled due to pressure from the...
September 30, 2008 | 2:49 pm
Rabbi Mark Bloom of Oakland’s Temple Beth Abraham rocks out to the ‘Rosh Hashanah Macarena’
November 27, 2003 | 7:00 pm