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The Jewish National Fund still collects money through donations in 'blue boxes'.

JNF-KKL brings in $3 billion a year

JERUSALEM — American Jews dropped nickels and dimes into the Jewish National Fund’s blue charity boxes to help Zionists build the Jewish state. More than a century...

Golan Heights Winery

With its growing wine scene, is Israel becoming the new Tuscany?

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778 SECTION B PAGE 10 “Wine touring and tasting in Israel has reached a level of excellence that rivals Tuscany and even Bordeaux, I dare...

Yoram Tietz, managing partner at E&Y Israel

Birthright match for business fellowships

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778 SECTION B PAGE 13 The world of hi-tech is not exactly foreign to 23-year-old Elad Ambar: As a veteran of the IDF’s elite Unit 8200, the...

Beth Ginsberg, Joshua Pollack

Rosenberg’s Kosher to open Sept. 15

Two Denver Jewish bakeries, The Bagel Store and Rosenberg’s Bagels and Delicatessen, are merging to become Rosenberg’s Kosher. With both retail and wholesale...

Yaakov Seltzer's West Side Judaica.

Judaica stores in Manhattan joining the dinosaurs

NEW YORK — Yaakov Seltzer remembers a different world, when he would sell his customers prayer books, then hand them an invitation to his daughter’s wedding. When...

Lara Knuettel

New interim CEO at Denver JCC

Gary Wagner, board chair of the Staenberg-Loup JCC, announces changes to the leadership at the center. Dr. Alison Hill concluded her 18-month service as consultant and...

World Jewish Relief workers in Greece.

Jews sent $125 million to third world

NEW YORK — Eighty percent of Jews live in two countries — Israel and the US — but Jewish organizations are spending more and more of their money elsewhere. Jewish...

Eli Pasternak, front, and his partner making their pitch on BizTank.

On BizTank, haredi entrepreneurs pitch their ideas

NEW YORK — At the beginning of a takeoff of “Shark Tank” in Brooklyn, an Israeli in a beige kippah, gray blazer, pink shirt and blue jeans stands before a panel...

Palestinian employees in a SodaStream planted, pictured in 2014.

SodaStream hiring 74 Palestinian employees back

JERUSALEM — Some 74 Palestinian employees of SodaStream, who lost their jobs when the company shut its West Bank plant in the face of international pressure, will...

Students at Tmura Haredi College of Engineering

Tmura Haredi College of Engineering offers haredi women an escape from poverty

PASSOVER EDITION 5777 SECTION B PAGE 10 Rivky is a 19-year-old haredi native of Jerusalem. She graduated from an Orthodox high school for girls which emphasized...