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When congregants of Green Road Synagogue in Beachwood gathered for services a week after the mass shooting at Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood, they might have noticed an increase of security with an armed guard at the shul.

AJC Cleveland, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, the Jewish Federations of North America and American Jewish Committee are calling on Jews and their supporters to attend a Shabbat service Nov. 2 and Nov. 3 as part of a nationwide campaign called #ShowUpForShabbat as a response to the killi…

PITTSBURGH – Four Israelis specially trained in handling the immediate after-effects of psychological trauma have arrived and will work for at least four days and possibly as long as a week.

Leslie H. Wexner, chairman and CEO of L Brands, was among the speakers Oct. 28 at a vigil at the Schottenstein Auditorium in the Jewish Community Center of Columbus. He spoke of the randomness of the gunman’s murderous actions noting, “It could have been us and any of our congregations.”

Jewish day schools in Northeast Ohio responded immediately to the Pittsburgh shootings by informing students, with prayers and study, and by encouraging students to act positively.

In the aftermath of the deadly shooting at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, communities came together to show their support. Speakers from the Cleveland vigil held Mandel Jewish Community Center of Cleveland’s Stonehill Auditorium in Beachwood Oct. 29 can be heard in this video. …

The shock that followed the Oct. 27 attack on the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood was felt in that city’s Jewish community as well as those across the country and around the world. That day’s horrible events also resonated with non-Jews.

PITTSBURGH – In a demonstration of love, solidarity and compassion, throngs of people from near and far gathered Oct. 28 to mourn the loss of 11 Jews who were killed by a gunman during Shabbat services Oct. 27 at the Tree of Life Congregation.

Jewish institutions in Greater Cleveland received increased attention Oct. 27 from the Jewish Federation of Cleveland security team and law enforcement officials in the wake of a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue left 11 dead and six injured earlier that day.

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The Cleveland Jewish News presents the 4th annual 18 Difference Makers Awards Ceremony on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Landerhaven. Kosher dietary laws will be observed.

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