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Shalom Life's Top Stories of the Week

Links to our most popular stories from the week of March 24-30

By: David Shear

Published: March 30th, 2012 in News » World

Shalom Life's Top Stories of the Week

We know you’re busy and we can’t expect you to read every story we publish (although we would love it if you did), so we’re starting a weekly feature every Friday highlighting the top stories of the week, in case you missed any.

This week Germany elected its first Jewish Mayor since the Holocaust, new Israeli innovation helps premature babies, Jewish school punishes students for using our favorite social media site and much more.

- Frankfurt Elects First Jewish Mayor Since Holocaust

- New Israeli Device Helps Detect Respiratory Problems in Premature Infants

- Education or Facebook: Jewish School Asks Students to Choose

- Rapper Shyne is Turning Music Into Humanitarian Aid

- Roseanne Tweets Zimmerman’s Home Address, Threatens to go Herself

- Israeli-Canadian Author Ayelet Tsabari Talks the Best Place on Earth

- Deadmu5 Bashes Madonna for Promoting Ecstasy Use

- For Linkedin Founder Reid Hoffman, Relationships Rule the World

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Israelis Turn Bomb Shelter Into Underground Casino

August 22, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
Israelis Turn Bomb Shelter Into Underground Casino

Police find casino intact with cannabis plantation and tons of alcohol in Kiryat Gat bomb shelter

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4-Year-Old Israeli Boy Dies in Mortar Attack from Gaza

August 22, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
4-Year-Old Israeli Boy Dies in Mortar Attack from Gaza

First Israeli child fatality brings death toll to 68, the first since Hamas violated ceasefire on Tuesday

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Op-Ed: Losing Patience with Students for Justice in Palestine’s anti-Semitism

August 22, 2014 | By Elliot Hamilton
Op-Ed: Losing Patience with Students for Justice in Palestine’s anti-Semitism

SJP is far from the "social justice" movement it claims to be, as it partakes in some of the worst instances of anti-Semitism on college campuses

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Ashdod Synagogue Hit By Rocket Fire

August 22, 2014 | By Ilanan Curiel
Ashdod Synagogue Hit By Rocket Fire

At least 50 rockets, mortars fired on southern Israel, with one landing near preschool and another striking an Ashdod synagogue, following violent day which saw over 100 rockets launched; IDF hit over 30 Gaza targets in response, two killed

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Startup Club: Lob

August 21, 2014 | By Caitlin Marceau
Startup Club: Lob

The Sunnyvale-based startup allows even the smallest companies to have access to commercial printing and mailing services

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Christian Organization Brings 500 Volunteers to Israel to Help Farmers

August 21, 2014 | By ShalomLife Team
Christian Organization Brings 500 Volunteers to Israel to Help Farmers

Organized by American Christian group HaYovel, the volunteers will work on farms throughout Judea and Samaria

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Jerry Seinfeld to Receive Honorary CLIO Award

August 21, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Jerry Seinfeld to Receive Honorary CLIO Award

The comedian is being recognized for pushing the boundaries of creativity.

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Woody Allen, Jeff Goldblum to Play Café Carlyle’s Fall Season

August 21, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Woody Allen, Jeff Goldblum to Play Café Carlyle’s Fall Season

The veteran film industry stars will perform jazz at New York's City famous cabaret club

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