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With community input, the Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial Committee has compiled a collection of names of Holocaust survivors who made a life for themselves and their families in Rhode Island. If you or a member of your family is a survivor and your name is not part of this first wave of engravings, please contact Michelle Cicchitelli at mcicchitelli@Jewishallianceri.org or 401-421-4111, ext. 178. more
During the month of  May, commencement speakers addressed the graduating Class of 2017 at colleges, universities and higher learning institutions in  Rhode Island and throughout the … more
Sometime in your life you might have heard this comment – older people are a drain on the economy. A newly released AARP report shatters this myth once and for all by detailing a rise in … more
On Oct. 15, 2015, anti-Semitic and racist leaflets were distributed on Providence’s East Side.  Just months ago a Brown student discovered anti-Semitic messages on the walls directly … more
With newspapers reporting an increase in religious and cultural intolerance and hate crimes, it is refreshing to see the Rhode Island General Assembly pass resolutions condemning the systematic and barbarous murder of Armenians and Jews.  … more
LOS ANGELES (JTA) – Devorah Brous’ San Fernando Valley home is shaded by green trees, studded with 19 fruit trees and patrolled by a pair of affable chickens that strut around the backyard. But at the moment, she is eager to show a visitor … more
Temple Am David, the Conservative synagogue in Warwick, installed its board on Tuesday, Aug. 6. Pictured are, from left, front row, Arnie Moses, president; Mona Scheraga, Alice Goldstein, adult education chairperson; Dr. Sidney Goldstein, Ellen … more
Pawtucket Rep. Elaine A. Coderre said “yes” last year to then Senator Rhoda E. Perry, when she sought a House sponsor of S 2734.  Perry’s legislative proposal would have amended the state’s existing Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) … more