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As a lifelong Rhode Islander who works with seniors, I’m pretty familiar with what the golden years look like around here.  I know, for example, that in Providence, old friends … more
On March 8, the Rhode Island Coalition for Israel presented a program, “Such a Time As This,” to members of the Potters House Church, in Providence, as well as a half-dozen Jewish … more
In an article in February, I described a tablecloth that was embroidered with the names of donors to the Jewish Consumptive Relief Society, a local organization that gave money to a hospital for … more
  BY JENNIFER ZWIRN Every year, the Women’s Alliance Endowment Fund (WAEF) of the Jewish Federation Foundation at the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island seeks proposals for … more
Did you know that Jews believe in an afterlife and reincarnation? Did you know that Judaism believes in a soul and its purification?  Did you know that Jews are awaiting the arrival of … more
Pianist and composer Judith Lynn Stillman’s “Boldly Beethoven,” a multimedia play within a concert, premieres on April 29 at the Rhode Island Philharmonic’s Carter … more
Arts Emanu-El will present a musical extravaganza, “Happy 70th Anniversary, Israel: Let’s Sing the Songs of Our People!” on May 6 at 7 p.m. This joyous program, … more
Are you Ashkenazi? If you’re an American Jew, the answer is likely to be yes. The Ashkenazim trace their lineage to western Germany and northern France, where they developed into a unique … more
  A couple of weeks ago, Howie and I were riding north on Route 2. I turned to  him and said, “Look at the traffic and businesses on this road. I can remember when this road was … more
About 60 people attended a ceremony for Yom ha-Zikaron April 17 at the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish Community Center in Providence. The community gathering for Israel’s Memorial Day … more
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