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Attorney and author Marcia Clark spoke last week at the Jewish Book Month Series at the Jewish Community Center of the North Shore in Marblehead. Clark is pictured with the event sponsors, attorneys Rob Mazow and Kevin McCullough Read More

Amid perfect weather, over 1,000 people participated in the 9th Annual ALS & MS Boston Walk for Living in Chelsea, Admiral’s Hill on Sunday. Emceed by radio personality Matt Siegel, host of “Matty in the Morning,” the Walk has raised over $125K to date. The ALS & MS residents joined local high schools, families, friends Read More

On September 26, the popular JCCNS Jewish Book Month Speaker Series will commence. The series kicks off with Lesley Stahl of 60 Minutes and Marcia Clark, renowned criminal lawyer. This year’s schedule is filled with highly acclaimed authors including Swampscott’s own award-winning journalist Lesley Stahl (Becoming Grandma), bestselling author and well-known criminal lawyer Marcia Clark Read More

Chelsea Jewish Lifecare (CJL) is partnering with Compassionate Care ALS (CCALS) to host the ninth annual ALS & MS Boston Walk for Living on Sunday, October 1. The event will be held at 165 Captains Row on Admirals Hill in Chelsea outside of the Leonard Florence Center for Living, and will begin at 10 a.m Read More

Back row: Joe Cole-Commander, Prince-Strauss/Groman Post 161-Jewish War Veterans of USA, Ira Novoselsky-Past National Commander Jewish War Veterans of USA Front row: Steven Richmond-funeral assistant, Megan Mooney-Funeral Director at Torf Funeral Service, Amy Torf Feinberg-Funeral Director at Torf Funeral Service and her husband Jeff Feinberg, and Daniel Hanlon Jr.-Funeral Director at Torf Funeral Service Read More

  SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 - On the last weekend of August, 27 families from the Merrimack Valley and North Shore gathered together at the sprawling grounds of the Russian School of Mathematics camp in New Hampshire for a two-day retreat to spend time together and raise money for Israeli causes. This was the fifth annual Read More

SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 - StandWithUs 2017-18 High School Interns and campus Emerson Fellows completed their August conferences and are excited to begin educating about Israel in their schools and to combat anti-Israel rhetoric. Korey Cohan, Marblehead HS: “As a proud Jew, I believe it is my responsibility to defend and promote Israel to my greatest Read More

  SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 - Over 60 guests shared in the festivities last Sunday at the Connections Barbeque at Congregation Shirat Hayam. Connections is a group for widows, widowers, and other singles, holding social events twice a year. This past Sunday’s barbeque featured entertainer John Moses along with a delicious array of burgers, franks & Read More

Congregation Beth Israel of the Merrimack Valley will host Rabbi Edward Feld on Sunday, September 10 at 11:30 a.m. at the synagogue located in the Riverwalk complex on Merrimack Street at the North Andover town line. Rabbi Feld is senior editor of the new Siddur Lev Shalem and of its sister volume Mahzor Lev Shalem Read More

AUGUST 24, 2017 – Gil Preuss, the executive vice president at Combined Jewish Philanthropies, has accepted a new position as chief executive officer of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (D.C.). Preuss will begin his new post next month. In a statement, CJP President Barry Shrage, and Board Chairman Neil Wallack, praised Preuss: “It is Read More