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Jewish stars enjoying exciting season

Jewish stars enjoying exciting season

The NFL season is well and truly under way, with the long road to Super Bowl nearing a crucial point. So far this season, there have been plenty of Jewish names to keep an eye on, with some names grabbing the headlines and enjoying their time in the sport.   There is a genuine spine [...]

Jew in the City Awards Top 10 Orthodox Jewish  All Stars For 2014

Jew in the City Awards Top 10 Orthodox Jewish All Stars For 2014

Third Annual “Orthodox Jewish All Stars” awards and gala Dec. 2 in NYC celebrates Jewish pride amid growing anti-Semitism New York, NY, Dec. 5 – More than 300 Jews from across the religious spectrum from Hasidic to secular gathered for the Third Annual Orthodox Jewish All Stars Awards red-carpet event this week at the Museum [...]

Jew in the City Announces 2014 Top 10 Orthodox Jewish  All Stars

Jew in the City Announces 2014 Top 10 Orthodox Jewish All Stars

Third Annual “Orthodox Jewish All Stars” awards and premiere party Dec. 2 in NYC celebrates Jewish pride amid growing anti-Semitism New York, NY, Nov. 20 – Forbes magazine-ranked hedge fund manager and philanthropist Henry Swieca, BCBGeneration Creative Director Joyce Azria, and Columbia Law School Dean Emeritus David Schizer are among 10 people who have been named [...]

With Israeli Basketball legends in Brooklyn, FIDF pays tribute to wounded soldiers

With Israeli Basketball legends in Brooklyn, FIDF pays tribute to wounded soldiers

Friends of the IDF (FIDF) host a VIP reception before the Brooklyn Nets’ first pre-season game to support programs for Israeli soldiers and families from the South of Israel. Oct. 8, Brooklyn – Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), Maccabi USA, Maccabi World Union, and Maccabi Tel-Aviv hosted a VIP reception Monday before the [...]

OVER 200 PROMINENT NY REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS WILL GOLF IN SUPPORT OF ISRAEL’S SOLDIERS

The Friends of the IDF (FIDF) NY Real Estate Division Golf Outing September 8, Glen Oaks Country Club   August 28, New York, NY — Over 200 of New York’s leading real estate professionals will come together for a day of golfing on Monday, September 8 for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) [...]

TO IDF WITH LOVE FROM THE NY YANKEES

TO IDF WITH LOVE FROM THE NY YANKEES

NEW YORK, August 10 – Randy  Levine, President of the New York Yankees baseball club, and his wife Mindy hosted at Yankee Stadium today some 40 young men and women who are planning to make Aliyah and to serve in the Israel Defense Forces.   Some of the future IDF soldiers will be moving to Israel on tomorrow’s [...]

Israeli American Council (IAC) congratulates David Blatt, as he begins coaching NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers

“David exemplifies a leader whose experiences and values stand for the best of Israel and of the United States,” says IAC Chairman   David Blatt was officially introduced at the Cavaliers’ press conference today, Wednesday, June 25 Cleveland, Ohio, June 25 – “On behalf of all Israelis in the United States, we congratulate David Blatt [...]

Israel To Welcome World Championship of Flag Football

The International Federation of American Football (IFAF) tournament is expected to bring together about 30 teams from some 20 countries for the World Championship of Flag Football to be held in Jerusalem, Israel from August 13 – August 15, 2014.   The IFAF Flag Football World Championship has been held since 2002 and is the [...]

Mark Cuban: Naturally, he was The One…

With the removal of Clippers owner Donald Sterling, both the NBA and fans coast-to-coast were waiting to hear from “other owners.” That group has been the constant focus for the “rest of the story” during the entire debacle about an owner making racist comments, which were recorded in private and then broadcast to the world. [...]

Why Morgan Pressel is on par for success at the LPGA

Why Morgan Pressel is on par for success at the LPGA

One of the most influential Jewish sports stars on the radar, spring chicken Morgan Pressel looks set to light up this year’s Ladies Professional Golf Association. The recently married 25-year-old’s golfing talents are enough to put us all to shame, having already racked up a number of commendable accolades in her eight years as a [...]