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Arrest of Suspect in Threats to Jewish Institutions

Israeli police announced Thursday that they had arrested an 18-year-old man with dual Israel-U.S. citizenship as the primary suspect for most of the bomb threats that have been called into Jewish Community Centers and other Jewish institutions in 40 U.S. states and 4 Canadian provinces. 

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Meet the new face of Jewish Nevada's Young Adult Division

Meet Megan

 

Jewish Nevada is proud to announce the appointment of Megan Stolberg-Weintraub to the position of Director of Young Leadership Development. In this position, Megan will be responsible for all aspects of Jewish Nevada’s Young Leadership program.

Megan has over seven years …

"A trip so worth it that women go back year after year" -Fran Fine-Ventura

Where do I begin to share the experience of Heart to Heart, a 5-day mission to Israel sponsored by the Jewish Federation of North America. What? Five days? All the way to Israel for 5 days? Yes. It was five days. And with travel it works out to six days. But a trip so well worth it th…

Stop Rubbernecking on Aleppo

There are many times that I start this bi-weekly email with one topic and finish with a completely different topic. Such is the case with this installment. Earlier this week I wrote an entire piece on the importance of the JewishNevada Annual Campaign for Jewish Needs and how it is ending in…