Archive for: Jewish Personalities

Einstein letter fetches $12,500 at auction

Einstein letter fetches $12,500 at auction

(JNS.org) – A letter written in 1939 by Albert Einstein, the renowned Jewish scientist and father of the theory of relativity, was auctioned last Thursday. In...

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Paula Abdul and Mayim Bialik endorse International Shabbat Project

Paula Abdul and Mayim Bialik endorse International Shabbat Project

TORONTO – International singing star and former American Idol judge Paula Abdul and The Big Bang Theory actress Mayim Bialik have joined a growing list of celebrities...

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Barbara Walters helps launch Federation CJA  ‘14 campaign

Barbara Walters helps launch Federation CJA ‘14 campaign

Linda ZlatkinCorrespondent Almost 1,800 people gathered at the Bell Centre recently for a ‘Made in Israel’ extravaganza in support of Federation CJA’s annual...

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Rabbi Saltzman, 65, loses fight to cancer

Rabbi Saltzman, 65, loses fight to cancer

Toby TrompeterStaff Writer On Monday, Sept. 15 Adath Israel Congregation lost their greatly admired and beloved rabbi of 25 years, Dr. Steven Saltzman after a battle...

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Frank Dimant: a legend retires

Frank Dimant: a legend retires

Eric Bissell Almost two years ago, Frank Dimant indicated to senior members of B’nai Brith Canada’s leadership of his desire to retire. Frank felt that a new...

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