Doing good deeds on Dec. 25

[slideshow id=”Doing good deeds on Dec. 25″] Around 1,000 people went out into the greater Washington, D.C., area on Wednesday to volunteer and help the needy as part of the Washington DC Jewish Community Center’s D25 day of service event. “We put a lot of passion and a lot of heart into the project this… Read More

Voters’ brunch

Congregants of Agudas Achim Synagogue and the Beth El Hebrew Congregation, both in Alexandria, gathered at Beth El Hebrew to enjoy brunch and hear a political forum on Sunday. The brotherhood of Beth El Hebrew and the men’s club of Agudas Achim sponsored the brunch where candidates, current  delegates and their opponents from Alexandria and… Read More

You think you have a lot to do before the High Holidays?

Cushions are being set on sanctuary chairs. Paint is being spread on the walls. Dust is being swept from newly laid hardwood floors. Adas Israel Congregation is speeding through its finishing touches to its major Visions of Renewal renovations to make certain everything is perfect for the High Holidays. Don’t be mistaken — these renovations… Read More