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R.I. Holocaust Memorial ‘speaks’ through a new app

Friday, September 7

Situated on the banks of the Providence Riverwalk between the World War I and World War II memorials, the Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial serves a dual purpose: it honors the 6 million Jews who …
Editor's column

How will you use your talents this year?

I have the opportunity to see a lot of good work being done in our community. And much of that work is done by many, many volunteers. Whether they are helping out at a community Mitzvah Day, …

New hope for civility in a time of loss

Change is in the air

Ode to the sticky note

Our personal seasons

A plea for civility

High Holy Days

A Jewish atonement ritual gets an eco-friendly makeover

Friday, September 7

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (JTA) – On the first afternoon of Rosh Hashanah, Rabbi Eliana Jacobowitz will lead her congregation on a walk to the Blessing of the Bay Boathouse on the Mystic River …

Obituaries

Milton H. Bronstein, 101

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Irving Chucnin, 70

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William J. Falk, 91

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Meet the rabbi

For Rabbi Avi Goldstein, repairing the world is the ultimate joy

Friday, September 7

The Voice asked Rabbi Avi Goldstein of Chabad at the University of Rhode Island to give us a little background information, and here’s what he wrote: “I am a native Rhode Islander, …
Travel

Postcard from Montreal: Lots of great eating here

Friday, September 7

MONTREAL – We are in the celebrated Schwartz’s Charcuterie Hebraique de Montréal, or Montreal Hebrew Delicatessen, renowned for its smoked meat sandwiches. You will love this …
IT SEEMS TO ME

Con smania, with passion

In the June 22 issue of The Jewish Voice, I reviewed “Road to Valor” (Crown, 2012), a celebration of the life of the world class Italian cyclist, Gino Bartoli (1914-2000). The …

The Guide to Jewish Life, 2017-18 issue

Southern New England's only comprehensive directory of Jewish services, business and leadership.

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How to celebrate Sukkot without a sukkah

BY SARA SHAPIRO-PLEVAN   (My Jewish Learning via JTA) – The central mitzvah of Sukkot is found in Leviticus 23:42, where Jews are commanded to dwell in a sukkah, a temporary …

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NY couple die in small plane crash near Boston

Why Sukkot is actually the best holiday for kids

Bernhardt Foundation seeks applications for grants

Remembering Kristallnacht Part II

PHDS school year starts on a high note

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Why synagogues started putting American flags in the sanctuary

Thursday, July 5

JTA – Jewish tourists from North America are likely to notice one big difference when visiting synagogues around the world. Though a plethora of symbols, such as stars of David and menorahs, may be …

Letters

Re: Upsetting the Balance (Aug. 24)

2 hours ago

I recently read Rabbi Rosenberg’s article in the Jewish Voice, Upsetting the Balance. This is very disturbing to read that not only does he not support Israel’s National State law; …

Food

Gluten-free molten chocolate cupcakes

Ingredients 1 package gluten-free chocolate cake mix 1/2 package included frosting mix 1/4 cup oil 1 large chocolate bar 3 eggs, separated Preparation 1. Preheat oven to 350 …