Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine will soon be operated by Montefiore Health Systems.
Touro, dedicated in 1793, is the oldest synagogue in America.
Legacy: Moses Seixas is buried in the old Jewish cemetery at Newport. His address to George Washington, in 1790, inspired the president's famous 'Letter to the Jews of Newport, Rhode Island.'
Dwindling Flock: Rabbi Marc Jagolinzer of Temple Shalom, in nearby Middletown, has seen his congregation expand and contract during the 40 years he has served the community.
Allen Spiegel, dean of Albert Eintstein College of Medicine, addresses students about the deal between Yeshiva U. and Montefiore Health Systems.
Albert Eintstein College of Medicine Dean Allen Spiegel addressing students.
The gravestones of Jeremiah and Nathaniel Ezell.
Unlucky in Death: Samuel A. Bierfield’s tombstone in The Temple Cemetery, Nashville, gets his name and possibly his date of death wrong.
Landmark: Mickve Israel, a Reform synagogue, is the second largest congregation in Savannah.
‘Lapse in Judgment’: Rabbi Ruven Barkan expresses remorse for a lesson he taught fourth graders at his synagogue’s Hebrew school.
On Campus: Dov Stein, head of academics at Michigan Jewish Institute, stands outside the entrance to The Shul, a $6 million synagogue in West Bloomfield, where some MJI classes are held.
Shell Campus: Dov Stein, head of academics at Michigan Jewish Institute, stands outside the entrance to The Shul, a $6 million synagogue in West Bloomfield, where some MJI classes are held.
Old and Ornate: The leadership of Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagadol had said its structure has deteriorated beyond repair. Now, it?s had a change of heart.