CONDOLENCES: Charles Krauthammer

CONDOLENCES: Charles Krauthammer, a longtime Fox News contributor, Pulitzer Prize winner, Harvard-trained psychiatrist and best-selling author who came to be known as the dean of conservative commentators, died Thursday. Krauthammer was born March 13, 1950 in New York City. His father was from Bolekhiv, Ukraine (then the Austro-Hungarian Empire) and […]

Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful.

Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful. 鈥淭his is my first visit to Yad Vashem… It was absolutely incredible, unforgettable and very emotional, I’m completely overwhelmed. Even if you think you know, there are points of entry that will […]

World Record: The Jewish community of Atlanta, Georgia, has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest cookie mosaic, by building an enormous Israeli flag.

? World Record The Jewish community of Atlanta, Georgia, has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest cookie mosaic, by building an enormous Israeli flag. Congregation Beth Jacob – in the presence of Michael Empric, a judge from Guinness World Records – used about 117,000 blue-and-white cookies on Sunday […]

Today in New York City: Celebrate Israel Parade

Together on Fifth to聽Celebrate Israel What a day in New York City. Photographed above is the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Government of the State of Israel, Official Delegation March of the Living (MOTL) New York Police Department (NYPD) Bravo’s Real Housewife […]

Isidor & Ida Straus, co-owners of Macy’s, Remembered for their last Moments on the Titanic

Isidor Straus, born on February 6, 1845, was an American Jewish businessman, politician, and co-owner of Macy鈥檚 department store. Isidor was born into a Jewish family who lived in Otterberg, Germany. He and his family immigrated to the United States when he was almost 10 years old in 1854. They […]