July 18, 2019 - 15 Tammuz 5779

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This land is full of Jewish-Canadian folk legends

Ruth Schweitzer looks at the career of folk musician Jerry Gray.

Emmys 2019: All the Jewish nominees

It’s Emmy season again and Jews in the TV industry have plenty of reason to celebrate. Out of all the nominees announced yesterday, here’s a roundup of the Jewish picks on the list.

Pink defends her kids’ behaviour at Holocaust memorial

Pink defended a photo she posted of her children running around at Berlin’s Holocaust memorial.

Comedic singer soars from suburban Toronto to L.A.

Michael Fraiman chronicles the rise of Historical Roasts' music director, Avery Pearson.


Frankfurt – the past and the present

In her latest travel column, Sandy Bornstein learns about Frankfurt's Jewish community.

Living in the sun, and on the run in southern France

In her latest travel column, Nancy Wigston explores Sanary-sur-Mer, a French city that used to be known as the "capital of German literature".


Boccia champion Alison Levine has eye on 2020 Paralympics

Janice Arnold speaks with athlete Alison Levine, a surefire contender in individuals boccia at the upcoming Paralypics.

Alex Bregman aims to repeat as All-Star Game MVP after being...

Alex Bregman will have the chance to make it two in a row as Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game MVP. Last year he was the first Jewish player to win the Most Valuable Player award since it was instituted in 1962.

Jewish wrestler known as ‘the Philadelphia Stretcher’ wins WWE championship

Drew Gulak, a Jewish wrestler, recently won the World Wrestling Entertainment cruiserweight championship.

Buenos Aires to host 2023 Pan American Maccabi games

Argentina will host the 15th Pan American Maccabi games in its capital city, Buenos Aires.

Menschwarmers: Andrés Cantor Energy for the Raptors

Toronto Raptors Jewish Connection
A famed Jewish soccer commentator best sums up our feelings about the Raptors: "¡GOOOAAAAALLLLLL!"

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