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Md. Jewish Community Prays For Peace After Kidnap & Murder Of Teens In Israel

Three Israeli teens were kidnapped and murdered. Now police are looking into whether the killing of a Palestinian teen may have been a revenge killing. As unrest grows in the region, people here in Maryland are closely watching the conflict.

07/02/2014

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Jewish Community Burns Leavened Products Before The Start Of Passover

This is an important night for Baltimore’s Jewish community and Jews around the world. It’s the beginning of the weeklong celebration of Passover.

04/14/2014

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Jewish Community Marks ‘Mitzvah Day’

Members of the Jewish community came together Tuesday to help those less fortunate. They’re working to make the cold winter months a little easier.

12/25/2012

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Jewish Community Celebrates First Night Of Hanukkah

Baltimore’s Jewish community will be celebrating Tuesday night. It’s the first night of Hanukkah.

12/20/2011

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Orthodox Jewish School In Baltimore To Close

A financially struggling Orthodox Jewish school in Baltimore has announced plans to close at the end of the academic school year.

05/09/2011

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Md. Rail Deal Would Put Holocaust Records Online

One French rail company’s work transporting tens of thousands of Jews to Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust would be laid bare online, under a bill moving through the Maryland General Assembly.

03/29/2011

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Protesters Rally For & Against Jewish Community Patrol Member At Court

Dueling protests downtown.The two brothers involved in a racially charged incident in Park Heights headed to court Wednesday morning. In November, a black teenager was stopped by a Jewish volunteer neighborhood patrol group called Shomrim. What happened next is in dispute, but assault charges have been filed against the two.

02/16/2011