Covid-19

For Jewish Law Authorities, Coronavirus Raises Unprecedented Flurry of Questions

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As the coronavirus pandemic forces Jews around the world to contemplate a Passover holiday in which large family gatherings will be all but impossible,...

Owings Mills Business Looks to Help Organizations Get PPE

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A local company is looking to help hospitals get personal protective equipment. As hospitals run low on face masks and health care workers go into...
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Safe Haven: Amid Social Distancing, Community Finds Refuge in Online Spaces

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“Jewish community is fundamentally a community that meets in person, face to face,” said Rabbi Deborah Wechsler of Chizuk Amuno Congregation. “We gather for...

Community Comes Together With Resources for Weathering the Pandemic

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The Jewish community has shown in its strength in unity despite the plight of closures due to COVID-19. Organizations are offering specific opportunities to...

UMBC Curator Maurice Berger Dies From COVID-19 Complications

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Maurice Berger died March 23 of COVID-19 complications. Berger was the chief curator at the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture University of...

Jewish Camp Conference Moves Online Due to Coronavirus

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The Foundation for Jewish Camp held its “Leaders Assembly 202.0” online conference March 16, in place of the in-person conference that had been scheduled...
a fitness class

How to Workout While Working In

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A rerun of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” hums in the background of a living room. White sparks flicker and crack from the fire you...

COVID-19 Mitzvahs: What You Can Do For Your Community

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Looking for ideas to help the community through this crisis? The JT has you covered: Call isolated seniors: Tiffany Nicolette, CHAI vice president of...
Eliana Light

Their Gigs Canceled by the Coronavirus, Jewish Artists Innovate

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As an educator, musician, and consultant, Eliana Light knows the new coronavirus outbreak puts her line of work in a precarious situation. Instead of being...

At Local Hospitals, Providers Prepare for the Worst

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COVID-19 is not overhyped, contrary to what some may say, according to Dr. Jonathan Thirman, LifeBridge’s chief medical information officer and medical director. “It’s important...