Sandy Wreaks Untold Havoc on Jewish Communities

Sandy brought never-before-seen destruction to Jewish communities across the New York area and beyond. Communal officials have only begun to assess the damage.

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Yeshivas Score Huge Pell Grant Windfall

Tens of millions of dollars in annual federal Pell grants go to yeshivas, which focus primarily on Talmud study. They dominate a list of religious schools getting the most funds.

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Jewish Enclave Devastated by Sandy's Wrath

Hurricane-force winds and historic flooding from superstorm Sandy have devastated the heavily Jewish Brooklyn neighborhood of Sea Gate in Coney Island.

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Hasidic Brooklyn Shrugs Off Sandy

The heavily Hasidic Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg escaped major damage from Sandy, suffering only minor flooding and downed trees from the superstorm.

Startup Non-Profits Get Help From Bigger Partners

Fledgling nonprofits are winning financial sponsorship from established tax-exempt partners. Proponents see a win-win situation, but critics say there’s little scrutiny.

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