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[WLWT] 'Let's Talk Cincy' Highlights the Jewish Cincinnati Bicentennial

The objective of the Jewish Cincinnati Bicentennial is to ELEVATE, INSPIRE, and CONNECT and that means examining the Jewish community in Cincinnati during the last 200 years, where it is now, and where it is going. This episode of Let's Talk Cincy focuses on those issues - WATCH HERE.

[WVXU] Exhibit explores 200 years of Jewish life in Cincinnati

Cincinnati's Jewish community marks the dedication of the Chestnut Street Cemetery in September 1821 as the beginning of communal life in the Queen City. A 14-month-long bicentennial is in full swing across the city. An exhibit opening Friday at the Cincinnati Museum Center explores the last…

[Cincinnati Enquirer] Muslims & Jews have Strong History of Mutual Support

by Shakila Ahmad, Opinion Contributor / Photo: The Enquirer/Cara Owsley

 As I reflect upon the past two centuries of Jewish life in Cincinnati, I begin with my earliest recollections of moving to this region as a child. At that time, there were so few Muslim families that we could count th…

[Cincinnati Magazine] A Year to Celebrate 200

The yearlong celebration of 200 years of Jewish life in Cincinnati kicked off in September with theatrical and musical concerts, museum exhibitions about Jewish history and culture, artistic performances, and other events reflecting the community’s impact on the city. The centerpiece art p…

[WCPO] 'Portraits in Faith' uses photos to make connections

CINCINNATI — Sometimes things don’t work out as planned. They work out even better.

That was the first lesson Daniel Epstein learned when he began a photography project called Portraits in Faith.

“It actually started at a summer workshop in Maine where you have to have an idea and st…