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From Harry Potter to Buckingham Palace, London has lots to offer

From Harry Potter to Buckingham Palace, London has lots to offer

LONDON – London, always the centre of Jewish life, is the oldest place of Jewish settlement in England. There are more than 260,000 Jews in England and Wales....

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At 85, Joyce Raymond makes aliyah from Toronto to Jerusalem

At 85, Joyce Raymond makes aliyah from Toronto to Jerusalem

Gil ZoharCorrespondent JERUSALEM – At 85, Joyce Raymond – born in London in 1929 and living in Toronto since 1948 – made aliyah Oct. 15, just in time to spend...

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Undergrads spearhead trip to Israel

Undergrads spearhead trip to Israel

An innovative business tour through Israel this February is poised to impact a future generation of Canadian entrepreneurs and business leaders. The annual Ivey...

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National Library of Israel acquires rare Montefiore family Passover Haggadah

National Library of Israel acquires rare Montefiore family Passover Haggadah

(JNS.org) – The National Library of Israel has acquired a rare Passover Haggadah that once belonged to well-known philanthropist Moses Montefiore, Israel Hayom...

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Community mourns irreplaceable icon

Community mourns irreplaceable icon

Darlene Zaifman-Guslits Special to the Tribune   It is said that only the most righteous die on Shabbat. On Sat., Aug. 31, 2013, Laya (Sklar) Block, 79, left...

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