For Jewish Law Authorities, Coronavirus Raises Unprecedented Flurry of Questions

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

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

“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

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

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

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...
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How to Workout While Working In

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

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

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

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...