Georgias Senate runoffs: All the Jewish drama from a charged campaign – The Times of Israel

| January 6, 2021

JTA Tuesdays two runoff elections in Georgia wont just decide control of the US Senate. Theyll also be significant symbolic wins for one or both of the polarized sides of the American Jewish community

The spa resort where European rebbes spent their summer vacations – Forward

| January 6, 2021

Read this article in Yiddish Marienbad & BeyondDavid LeitnerPublished by David Leitner, $29.95, 536 pp The small town of Marienbad, once a part of the Austro-Hungarian empire but now in the Czech Republic, earned its place in Yiddish literature thanks to a satirical piece by Sholem Aleichem in which he poked fun at nouveau-riche Warsaw Jews who imitated the aristocratic custom of spending summers at spa resorts in order to enjoy its healing mineral waters. Before World War I, Marienbad was a popular resort for the highest rank of society

Developer proposes 205,000-sq.-ft. business park off Route 208 in South Blooming Grove – Times Herald-Record

| January 6, 2021

Chris McKenna|Times Herald-Record SOUTH BLOOMING GROVE - A developer has proposed building 205,000 square feet of storesand offices off Museum Village Road and Route 208, not far from the busy interchange where Route 208 meets Route 17. The proposed South Blooming Grove Business Park would consist of a pair of three-story buildings, each 40 feet high, to be built on 10 of the 44 total acres in the development site, according to plans taken up this month by the Village Planning Board

Exposing the Visceral Lies of Jew-Haters – The Media Line

| January 6, 2021

BBCs extreme makeover of mass murderer of Jews mocks memory of innocents and harms peacemakers efforts in 2021 At the onset of a New Year, especially the year after the COVID disaster that was 2020, who doesnt want to focus on the positive, on the potential for good, on a future filled with real hope?