Today is October 18, 2017 -
At this point, everyone should know how I feel about Simchat Torah and Purim. They are my two favorite holidays. I firmly believe that if our community leaders emphasized that on those two days every Jew should be in synagogue and every school district exempted Jewish students from exams and homework, our entire American Jewish Continue Reading »
A list of current articles Rob is reading
The past few weeks have wreaked devastation and catastrophic damage, and caused trauma from Houston to Florida, Puerto Rico to St. Thomas. But hurricane season is far from over. Help us help the victims of these disasters. Our network of local and international partners serves Jewish community members and all in need quickly, effectively, and Continue Reading »
A list of our Jewish community’s High Holiday schedules
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York will launch the 16th Annual Headliner Series with a special event featuring Bob Woodward, one of America’s preeminent investigative reporters and non-fiction authors. The event will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, 6:30 PM, at Congregation Agudat Achim in Schenectady. Woodward will present on, “Inside Washington: How Much Continue Reading »
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As a united interfaith community, we join together to condemn in the strongest terms Saturday’s violence and the hateful demonstrations by white supremacist groups in Charlottesville, Virginia. We denounce their views and actions as an anathema to American values. We will not remain silent against the hatred and violence spewed by White Supremacists, neo-Nazis, the KKK and Continue Reading »