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The Jewish Press of Tampa and the Jewish Press of Pinellas County are Independently- owned biweekly Jewish community newspapers published in cooperation with and supported by the Tampa JCC & Federation and the Jewish Federation of Pinellas & Pasco Counties, respectively. Copyright © 2009-2017 The Jewish Press Group of Tampa Bay, Inc., All Rights Reserved. 


 

July 14, 2017  RSS feed
Holocaust survivor collects rare settlement; donates a portion to help others

As a Jewish child in France in the 1940s, Betty Goldberg lived in terror, constantly afraid of what the knock on the door would mean. A Gentile man who had befriended her father before he was shipped off on a train to Auschwitz hid her. She had to live under an assumed name and carry false papers, but she survived as, miraculously, did her parents. More...

Many Jewish leaders angered by Israel moves on Wall, conversions

Many American Jewish leaders are calling it a betrayal. More...

Palm Harbor rabbi performs opening prayer in US House

Rabbi Gary Klein of Temple Ahavat Shalom had the honor of giving the opening prayer to the U.S. House of Representatives on June 27.  He was introduced as guest chaplain by Congressman Gus Bilirakis and announced by House Speaker Paul Ryan.  “It was very exciting. It made me feel proud to be an American citizen and proud to be Jewish,” said Rabbi Klein.  More...

The Jewish Press moves

The Jewish Press has moved to new offices in St. Petersburg.  This is just the third move in the 31-year history of the newspaper. For the past 15 years, the paper’s staff has worked out of an office in Largo.  More...

World News

Knesset bloc unveils peace plan: Total Palestinian surrenderJERUSALEM – Israel has already defeated the Palestinians....
Israeli-Palestinian water deal inkedJERUSALEM (JTA) – Israel and the Palestinian Authority announced an a...
Appeals court allows family to sue for Nazi-looted painting(JTA) – A US Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled the family of Lilly C...

Culture

Love song concert set for Aug. 13A Tu B’Av concert titled “Love is in our Voices” will be ...
Museum seeks funds to continue sending out ‘Trunks of Hope’ to teach kids about HolocaustMore than 72 years after prisoners of the Auschwitz concentration camp were...
Reconciling memories is focus of Holocaust documentaryNearly 70 years after emigrating to Israel, three brothers who spent part o...

Obituaries

ObituariesGERALD “JERRY” AARONS, 84, of Tampa, died June 19....
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