Egyptian Christians Try To Lay Low Amid Bloodshed

    As clashes between the Egyptian army and the Muslim Brotherhood lead to bloodshed, the Christian Copts in Egypt are also suffering from violence.

    Closed for Good: Parents of children at the Solomon Schechter School of the Raritan Valley in East Brunswick, N.J. were abruptly told the school would not reopen this school year.

    N.J. Schechter School Closes Three Weeks Before Start of Classes

    Come August 29, Solomon Schechter in East Brunswick, New Jersey, will not re-open its doors. The decision to close the school came only three weeks before the slated start of school.

    Met Council Names as David M. Frankel as New Director and CEO

    Less than a week after firing its longtime head William Rapfogel amid a criminal probe, The Metropolitan Council announced today that David M. Frankel will take over the post as Executive Director and CEO.

    Sam Horowitz Donates Thousands to Israeli Youth Village

    Sam Horowitz, whose bar mitzvah entrance video has gone viral on YouTube, has donated thousands of dollars of his gift money to an Israeli youth village.

    Alice Walker Gets New Invite To Speak at University of Michigan

    After being disinvited from a women’s center celebration, Alice Walker is being invited to speak at a public forum at the University of Michigan by the provost.