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Boston native becomes 1st US woman to graduate IAF pilot course

Boston native becomes 1st US woman to graduate IAF pilot course

After 3 years of training Lt. O., an immigrant and lone soldier, will become 1st US woman to graduate from Israel Air Force pilot course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/12/2020 07:33
Boston’s 118-year-old Jewish Advocate ceases publication

Boston’s 118-year-old Jewish Advocate ceases publication

Newspaper founded by Theodor Herzl folds due to coronavirus pandemic, loss of revenue.Marcy Oster/JTA, 23/09/2020 22:51
Anti-racist maniacs will soon demand changing the name of the White House

Anti-racist maniacs will soon demand changing the name of the White House

Manic toppling of statues of great men whose less admirable actions were the norm when they lived, has reached Lincoln. What next? Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 18/06/2020 11:55
Boston federation lays off 25 employees amid economic crisis

Boston federation lays off 25 employees amid economic crisis

Jewish federation of Boston cuts 25 employees, as donations fall amid nationwide economic crisis.Shira Hanau, JTA, 12/06/2020 08:18
Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on Boston-area Chabad center

Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on Boston-area Chabad center

Chabad Center in Brookline, near Boston, is vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti written in Russian.Marcy Oster, JTA, 08/04/2020 11:48
Star of David graffiti spray-painted on 2 Boston apartment buildings

Star of David graffiti spray-painted on 2 Boston apartment buildings

Police say it is too early to say whether graffiti of Stars of Davud on multiple apartment buildings was anti-Semitic.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 18/02/2020 21:39
A courageous Catholic voice against antisemitism

A courageous Catholic voice against antisemitism

"Silence is a fact, especially when it comes from on high"- Boston activist Frances Sweeney. Prof. Stephen H. Norwood and Dr. Rafael Medoff, 24/01/2020 08:59
So sorry we eliminated your mass murderer

So sorry we eliminated your mass murderer

The world’s gone nuts – it’s official. Jack Engelhard, 07/01/2020 15:50
Boston University set to hire anti-Israel professor

Boston University set to hire anti-Israel professor

Sarah Ihmoud claims Jews are rapists, IDF commits Nazi-like crimes in ongoing attacks on Palestinian Authority women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2019 09:02
Middle school students accused of anti-Semitic activity online

Middle school students accused of anti-Semitic activity online

Suburban Boston students accused of ‘anti-Semitic social media activity.’Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/10/2019 08:22
Grounds of Boston-area synagogue vandalized with swastikas

Grounds of Boston-area synagogue vandalized with swastikas

Swastika graffiti splashed over Star of David at front entry to Sharon, Massachusetts synagogue.Penny Schwartz/JTA, 23/09/2019 20:51
Future Boston pot shop vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Future Boston pot shop vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Site of a proposed marijuana dispensary in the Greater Boston area vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti and a noose holding a knife.Marcy Oster/JTA, 25/07/2019 18:59
Rabbi: 'I don't want people to have guns, but it's a necessity'

Rabbi: 'I don't want people to have guns, but it's a necessity'

Boston's Rabbi Dan Rodkin suggests congregants bring guns to synagogue for protection.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 25/06/2019 08:39
Hundreds rally in protest of anti-Semitism

Hundreds rally in protest of anti-Semitism

Boston area rallies after Chabad rabbis are targeted with anti-Semitic slurs on Shabbat.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 07/06/2019 07:36
Swastika scrawled on Jewish student union sign at Boston school

Swastika scrawled on Jewish student union sign at Boston school

Jewish student union sign at Brookline high school vandalized with swastika after fires sparked at Chabad centers in Boston area.Marcy Oster, JTA, 19/05/2019 16:20
Boston Chabad: Don't be scared of the dark - light a candle

Boston Chabad: Don't be scared of the dark - light a candle

Rabbi whose Chabad center lit on fire twice in past week: 'Our approach is to have open doors. We don't run away from this stuff.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2019 08:40
A walk with Rav Soloveitchik: Memorial 26 years since his death

A walk with Rav Soloveitchik: Memorial 26 years since his death

A unique highlight on Shabbat was the opportunity to accompany the Rav on his walk to and from the Maimonides School Synagogue.Prof. Itzhak D. Goldberg, MD FACR, 16/04/2019 11:17
Posters at Tufts U call to destroy ‘Israeli Apartheid Forces’

Posters at Tufts U call to destroy ‘Israeli Apartheid Forces’

Posters show militarized pigs holding guns, calling for the destruction of the “Israeli Apartheid Forces and Amerikkan Pigs Which Fund it.”Marcy Oster, JTA, 13/02/2019 21:58
Boston Jewish community council bars ties with anti-Zionist orgs

Boston Jewish community council bars ties with anti-Zionist orgs

Boston’s Jewish Community Relations Council passes measure banning members from working with anti-Zionist Jewish groups.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 21/01/2019 07:56
300-pound menorah stolen from Boston-area synagogue

300-pound menorah stolen from Boston-area synagogue

6-foot menorah at Brookline synagogue found a mile away after being stolen.JTA, 29/11/2018 22:00
Jewish groups offer aid to victims of Boston-area gas explosions

Jewish groups offer aid to victims of Boston-area gas explosions

Groups offer help to synagogues affected by Boston-area gas explosions.JTA, 15/09/2018 19:58
Boston grants $500,000 for synagogue's preservation

Boston grants $500,000 for synagogue's preservation

City of Boston to pay half a million dollars for historic preservation of 'Vilna Shul'.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 26/06/2018 07:44
Boston’s oldest Jewish cemetery to become immigrant center

Boston’s oldest Jewish cemetery to become immigrant center

Ohabei Shalom's burial chapel concerted into immigration center.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2018 19:31
Boston-area mikvah in shock after funds go missing

Boston-area mikvah in shock after funds go missing

Mikva director says loss is 'significant' but 'not enough to endanger' continued activities.JTA, 14/06/2018 19:54
Boston: kosher eatery owner accused of bathroom voyeurism

Boston: kosher eatery owner accused of bathroom voyeurism

Owner of popular Chinese restaurant charged with illegally recording customers using the bathroom.JTA, 11/06/2018 19:51
14 Boston-area teens accused of painting swastika on building

14 Boston-area teens accused of painting swastika on building

Students accused of spray-painting swastika, anti-gay slurs.JTA, 09/05/2018 19:33
Boston-area city council turns away BDS resolution

Boston-area city council turns away BDS resolution

'Singling out Israel fundamentally unjust, risks turning City Council into instrument of global BDS movement and its malignant intentions.'JTA, 22/04/2018 15:19
Israeli inspiration in Africa

Israeli inspiration in Africa

Young Jewish leaders from Boston visit Kenya to learn more about Israel's international aid activities in Africa.Mordechai Sones, 04/03/2018 19:29
Man who plotted to behead anti-Islamist blogger sent to jail

Man who plotted to behead anti-Islamist blogger sent to jail

Boston judge sentences 28-year-old to 28 years in prison for conspiring to support ISIS and plotting to behead Pamela Geller.Ben Ariel, 20/12/2017 02:38
Ivanka Trump praises Boston counter-demonstrators in tweet

Ivanka Trump praises Boston counter-demonstrators in tweet

US President's daughter lauds thousands who protested against small free-speech rally in Boston.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2017 16:44
Watch: Woman carrying American flag attacked in Boston

Watch: Woman carrying American flag attacked in Boston

She was attending a 'Free Speech' rally, and was dragged and beaten by protesters.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2017 12:26
Watch: Man with Israeli flag heckled at anti-Trump rally

Watch: Man with Israeli flag heckled at anti-Trump rally

Man wearing Israeli flag walks through crowd protesting Boston's 'Free Speech' rally and is spat at, cursed, and threatened.'Nazi, go home!'Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2017 10:54
Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalized again

Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalized again

New England Holocaust Memorial vandalized for the second time in two months.Ben Ariel, 15/08/2017 05:03
Three teens identified in Boston-area Jewish cemetery vandalism

Three teens identified in Boston-area Jewish cemetery vandalism

Footprint leads police to teenage suspects in toppling of gravestones at 158 year old Jewish cemetery.JTA, 02/08/2017 20:43
Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Headstones toppled at Boston-area Jewish cemetery

Vandals top six headstones at Netherlands Cemetery in Melrose.Ben Ariel, Canada, 29/07/2017 00:33
Boston Holocaust memorial rededicated after vandalism

Boston Holocaust memorial rededicated after vandalism

Hundreds, including Holocaust survivors, attend predication of Holocaust memorial vandalized last month.JTA, 12/07/2017 22:20
Arrest made in vandalism of Boston Holocaust museum

Arrest made in vandalism of Boston Holocaust museum

Man smashes glass panel at New England Holocaust Museum with a large rock.JTA, 28/06/2017 20:47
'Arab-Israeli conflict cannot be solved in Washington or Paris'

'Arab-Israeli conflict cannot be solved in Washington or Paris'

Israeli lawmakers discuss US-Israel relationship at town-hall meeting in Boston. 'We are the ones that live or die with the consequenses.'JTA, 02/04/2017 22:53
Swastikas and racist slurs scrawled outside Boston-area school

Swastikas and racist slurs scrawled outside Boston-area school

Swastikas and racist messages were painted outside of the Bromfield School near Boston.JTA, 27/11/2016 22:45
Study: Half of Boston Jews do not identify with a denomination

Study: Half of Boston Jews do not identify with a denomination

New study finds half the Jews in Greater Boston do not identify with a denomination, a higher proportion than the national average.JTA, 18/11/2016 03:58
Staples hires Jewish leader as CEO

Staples hires Jewish leader as CEO

Staples appoints longtime Boston Jewish community leader Shira Goodman as president and CEO.JTA, 29/09/2016 05:19
Jewish charity fires CFO over 'improprieties'

Jewish charity fires CFO over 'improprieties'

CFO of Jewish non-profit organization, previously convicted of grand larceny, fired over allegations of 'financial improprieties'.JTA, 30/08/2016 20:03
Boston's kosher butcher reopens in temporary digs

Boston's kosher butcher reopens in temporary digs

Six weeks after a fire shuttered Boston's main kosher supermarket, The Butcherie is now operating on a limited basis from a nearby location.JTA, 26/08/2016 05:49
Protestors demand retraction of BLM criticism

Protestors demand retraction of BLM criticism

Activists demand the Boston Jewish Community Relations Council retract its statement criticizing Black Lives Matter platform.JTA, 09/08/2016 03:46
Boston-area Moishe House seriously damaged in fire

Boston-area Moishe House seriously damaged in fire

Communal home serving the Jewish social justice group Moishe Kavod House in Boston seriously damaged in a fire.JTA, 02/08/2016 03:47
Boston-area butcher shuttered after fire

Boston-area butcher shuttered after fire

Fire shutters a major kosher supermarket in a heavily Jewish Boston-area town, causes an estimated half-million dollars in damages.JTA, 15/07/2016 03:56
‘Mein Kampf’ profits to aid Holocaust survivors

‘Mein Kampf’ profits to aid Holocaust survivors

Publisher announces all US proceeds of Adolf Hitler’s manifesto will be donated to Holocaust survivors.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 30/06/2016 11:03
8th-grader who drew swastika won't face charges

8th-grader who drew swastika won't face charges

13-year-old boy who allegedly drew a swastika on a Boston-area school football field will not face criminal charges.JTA, 04/05/2016 05:30
Heckling at Boston-area meeting on anti-Semitism

Heckling at Boston-area meeting on anti-Semitism

Meeting in Newton, Massachusetts to discuss anti-Semitism and racism degenerates into name calling and accusations.JTA, 11/04/2016 01:59
Boston basketball game marred by anti-Semitism

Boston basketball game marred by anti-Semitism

Hecklers taunt team from school with largely Jewish population, chanting "You killed Jesus".Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/03/2016 11:35
US court lets stand rejection of pro-Israel ad

US court lets stand rejection of pro-Israel ad

American Freedom Defense Initiative's pro-Israel ads were deemed 'demeaning' to Palestinians by Boston transit authority.Cynthia Blank, 11/01/2016 22:00
Two ISIS Supporters Charged in Boston

Two ISIS Supporters Charged in Boston

Criminal charges filed against two men linked to a jihadist who planned to kill blogger Pamela Geller.Arutz Sheva North America, 12/06/2015 23:27
Muslim Shot in Boston Planned to Kill Blogger?

Muslim Shot in Boston Planned to Kill Blogger?

Law enforcement officers say a Muslim who was fatally shot by police in Boston was plotting to behead Jewish blogger Pamela Geller.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2015 06:16
One Shot in Boston Cop Beheading Plot

One Shot in Boston Cop Beheading Plot

A man officials said had planned to behead a police officer was shot and killed in Boston, while an accomplice of his was arrested.Yaakov Levi, 03/06/2015 17:55
New England Braces for 'Historic' Snowstorm

New England Braces for 'Historic' Snowstorm

2-3 ft. of snow projected to fall across multiple states, prompting panic among 58 million in its shadow.Tova Dvorin, 26/01/2015 15:53
Patient Isolated over Ebola Fears in Boston

Patient Isolated over Ebola Fears in Boston

Person suffering Ebola symptoms who recently was in an infected area put in isolation and given tests; possibly first Massachusetts case.Ari Yashar, 03/12/2014 07:35
Anti-Israel Protesters 'Assault' Israel Supporters

Anti-Israel Protesters 'Assault' Israel Supporters

Radical anti-Zionist demonstration outside Israeli consulate in Boston turns ugly; pro-Israel activist files assault charges.Ari Soffer, 13/07/2014 12:34