Live coverage of the Israeli election

Providing you with the latest updates from the 2019 Israeli election.
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This photo from the 1920s, shows a group of Jewish girls waiting for a bus in front of Shea’s Hippodrome in Toronto (Albert and Terauley). Shea’s Hippodrome was the largest movie theatre in Canada at the time of its opening in 1914, and hosted both films and live performances, including some of Cana…
Canada

At the recent kickoff of the 102nd Combined Jewish Appeal campaign in Montreal, Federation CJA president David Amiel warned that the Montreal community “must take a vigilant, pro-active approach” to its security.
Arts & Entertainment

Michael Fraiman urges Marvel Studios to write the Thing, aka Benjamin Grimm’s, Jewish backstory into their upcoming Fantastic Four remake.
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In a special travel piece, Michael Benedict tries to unravel how the names of his grandmother and her brothers got added to their parents’ tombstones at the Berlin Jewish cemetery.
Arts & Entertainment

Valley of Tears, an ambitious eight-episode miniseries that depicts the 1973 Yom Kippur War through the eyes of three young combatants, reportedly will cost $1 million per episode. It will be Israel’s highest-budgeted television show ever.
Canada

Newly appointed president of the Canadian Medical Association, Dr. Sandy Buchman, is making it his priority to attend to the health and wellbeing of the association’s 71,000-plus members.
Canada

Veteran community volunteer Michael Frankel has taken over the reins of Jewish Federations of Canada-UIA, the umbrella organization that recorded over $122 million in donations throughout the country last year.