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[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…

[Cincinnati Enquirer] Celebrate Hanukkah around Greater Cincinnati

This year, the eight-day celebration of Hanukkah will take place from the evening of Nov. 28 through nightfall on Dec. 6. An additional candle is lit on the Hanukkah menorah each night. 

Hanukkah, one of the most widely known Jewish holidays, celebrates the rededication of the temple in Je…

[American Israelite} Chanukah Homecoming at the Cincinnati Skirball Museum

On Sunday, December 5 at 2 p.m., the Skirball Museum on the Cincinnati campus of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion will participate in Chanukah Homecoming Weekend, a worldwide celebration of Jewish community.

This gathering is an opportunity to meet joyfully and in relationa…

[American Israelite] Jewish Federation begins four major initiatives

As it moves past its focus on Covid relief, the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati has announced four ventures that are integral to its vision of Jewish Cincinnati’s future. The last 18 months have been difficult. Federation CEO Danielle V. Minson says, “I am grateful and proud of our commu…

[Cincinnati People] Long Time No See

The Skirball Museum on the Cincinnati campus of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR) has just opened an exhibition that is perfect for the celebration of the Cincinnati Jewish Bicentennial.

A Portrait of Jewish Cincinnati brings together the likenesses of many of Cinc…