The latest news from Ohio

For an upperclassman in high school, the college application process can be one of the most … Read more

University Hospitals is no longer requiring an online pre-registration before scheduling a C… Read more

A total of 4,372,202 Ohioans (37.40% of the state's population) have received at least one d… Read more

The city of University Heights has launched the first of three, 30-second videos promoting t… Read more

Jewish Family Experience in Beachwood has reopened its Sunday school for in-person learning … Read more


Two days after the Greater Cleveland Food Bank broke ground for a community food distributio… Read more

Ohio has had 1,050,112 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 16. Read more

Throughout the pandemic, many restaurants found themselves closing, reopening and closing ag… Read more

When the COVID-19 virus started sweeping across the world in early 2020, businesses across t… Read more


The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the MetroHealth System will be offering first do… Read more


The statewide average for COVID-19 cases per 100,000 population is continuing to rise. Read more


Cleveland-based Manufacturing Growth and Advocacy Network has received a $624,316 grant from… Read more

Ohio has had 1,045,945 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 14. Read more


For Samantha Weinraub, a senior journalism major at Ohio University in Athens, news that the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine had been paused was terrifying. Read more

Ohio has had 1,043,729 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 13. Read more

The latest coronavirus headlines


CINCINNATI — Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, pulled into the national spotlight by a 2019 mass shoo… Read more


WASHINGTON — Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the go… Read more

The Health Ministry says, however, that mask-wearing and hygiene measures that have been in place throughout the coronavirus crisis will remain mandatory in the classroom.

The post In light of low COVID-19 rates, Israeli schools resume full activity appeared first on Read more

RIO DE JANEIRO — The global death toll from the coronavirus topped a staggering 3 million pe… Read more

(JTA) — Israel has reached a milestone in its return to normalcy: Starting Sunday, Israelis … Read more

“The synagogue is the halachic and historic hub of Jewish life, and this program is designed to highlight that,” said OU executive vice president Rabbi Moshe Hauer.

The post OU to offer ‘Back to Shul’ grants to spur attendance, communal re-engagement appeared first on Read more


NEW YORK — Bernard Madoff, the infamous architect of an epic securities swindle that burned … Read more


WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Tuesday recommended a “pause” in use of the single-dose Johnso… Read more


Ohio’s chief medical officer said federal agencies’ decision to halt administration of the J… Read more

Public health chief Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis: “Masks will have to stay in our bags at all times since it is still mandatory to wear them indoors.”

The post Israel to soon get the green light to go mask-free outdoors appeared first on Read more

In the first stage of a phased plan, a limited number of tour groups will start to arrive, with individual travelers being admitted at a later date, says Tourism Ministry.

The post Israel to begin receiving vaccinated tourists on May 23 appeared first on Read more

Dubbed “A Journey Home,” the group plans to be there from May 26-31, during Memorial Day weekend in the United States.

The post Delegation of American Jewish leaders to visit Israel in first post-pandemic travel appeared first on Read more

Randi Weingarten was responding to parents who have been criticizing teachers who are resistant to resuming in-person learning due to possible exposure to COVID-19.

The post Teachers union president draws criticism for saying Jews ‘part of ownership class’ appeared first on Read more

With 56 percent of its citizens vaccinated and another 15 percent recovered, Israel may be the first country where people who are immune protect those who aren’t.

The post Israel may have achieved herd immunity against COVID-19 appeared first on Read more


(JTA) — Drawing a line between its mission of Holocaust remembrance and the ravages inflicte… Read more

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