Archive for: Jewish Personalities

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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Ashkenaz at Harbourfront

Ashkenaz at Harbourfront

TORONTO – There’s lots to see and do at the Ashkenaz Festival, which runs from Aug. 26 to Sept. 1 this year at Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre. The festival...

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Jewish leader speaks out against anti-Christian attacks at Israel allies summit

Jewish leader speaks out against anti-Christian attacks at Israel allies summit

(JNS.org) – World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder expressed solidarity with Christians around the world facing persecution during the Jerusalem Day Convention...

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