Chanukah House of Pikesville Gears Up for Second Year of Festivities

For 11 months out of the year, the Hefter family lawn is a fairly unremarkable yard like any other in Pikesville. But from Nov....
Harel Turkel

Baltimore Jewish Community Continues the Momentum After March for Israel

The Baltimore Jewish community is not slowing down after the success of the massive pro-Israel rally in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 14. There will be...
Melissa Gordon with her crocheted creations

Beth Tfiloh’s Gift Boutique Returns to Raise Funds for the IDF

On Sunday, Nov. 19, community members and local artisans and vendors came together to raise funds for Israel with a holiday gift boutique. The Shop...
seal of the Maryland office of the Attorney General

Attorney General Suspends CAIR Director From State Hate Crimes Commission After Social Media Posts

Maryland Attorney General Anthony Brown has suspended Zainab Chaudry, director of Maryland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), from the newly created...
Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper: Anchor, Author and Proud Jew

In the weeks since the Oct. 7 terrorist attacks in Israel, people around the world have been glued to their televisions, computers and mobile...
Israelis protest calling for the release of hostages

For US Officials, Israeli Hostage Deal Brings Joy — and Hard Questions About How Much...

If the provisions of an agreement bear out and Hamas releases dozens of hostages, U.S. officials will celebrate alongside the Israelis. But then will come...
Crowd at the March for Israel

It’s Official: Israel Approves Deal With Hamas to Free at Least 50 Hostages in...

By Ben Sales and Philissa Cramer Following six weeks of fighting, Israel’s government has agreed to a deal with Hamas that will free about 50...
Macks Jewish Connection Network staff

Macks Center Rebrands as Jewish Connection Network, Providing Opportunities to Connect

Addie Lewis Klein wasn’t sure whether now, with the Israel-Hamas war raging, was the right moment to make an announcement about Jewish life in...
Matan Shefler

Video: Interview With Matan Shefler, Beth Tfiloh Shaliach Serving in the IDF

A huge crowd was at Matan Shefler's house to greet him when he returned from Israel on Thursday. On Friday morning, children in the halls...
Ettie Goldstein holding an Israeli flag

Why I’m Marching for Israel

We asked March for Israel attendees from the Baltimore area why they decided to participate. Here’s what they said: “I’m marching because of my love...