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Purim: A Day of Learning

Baltimore Jewish Times / Susan C. Ingram
February 28, 2018

More than 500 Howard County Jewish religious school students and their families came together for the first time on Sunday, Feb. 25, at a pre-Purim Palooza event designed to bring Hebrew schools and students into a community Sunday…

Howard County Jews Get their Shushan On

JMore Magazine / Staff Report
February 27, 2018

It was a day that would’ve made the radiant and heroic Queen Esther — and maybe even her ill-fated predecessor, Vashti — smile. Read more.

Mitzvah Day is a Christmas tradition for some Jewish families

The Baltimore Sun / Talia Richman

December 25, 2017

The Goldberg family had Chinese food for dinner on Christmas Eve, and on Christmas Day they planned to take their 4-year-old daughter to see her first-ever movie in a theater.


But between these time-honored Dec. 25 traditions for Jewish…

Howard County Jewish Women Gather to Celebrate Shabbat

JMore Magazine / Staff Reporter
October 27, 2017

The Jewish Federation of Howard County held its biggest annual gathering of women of the year, the Great Challah Bake, on Oct. 26. Read more.

You Should Know: Ella Haetzni

Baltimore Jewish Times / Shana Medel
October 5, 2017

Although she never set foot in Maryland prior to one month ago, Ella Haetzni has quickly found the state to be a home away from home.

The Jerusalem native ventured nearly 6,000 miles to begin her two-year stint as a shlicha at the Jewish…