Rome Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rome, NY.

Results 1 - 7 of 7 for "" in Rome, NY

  1. Art World Pariah Has a Message for the HatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Forward

    A certain Jewish weekly rejected one of Jonah Kinigstein's scathing cartoons back in 2004; responding to the furor over Mel Gibson's "Passion of the Christ," Kinigstein had drawn Jesus tossing the movie into a bonfire in front of the White House. "I'd sent it to the Forward," Kinigstein laughs.


  2. I'm Jewish and Greek. Who Do I Root for On Hanukkah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Forward

    They've switched on the window displays on Fifth Avenue, and the trees are for sale on the street corners, so I know I'm about to get asked the question: Do I miss Christmas? It's a common question for a convert. But, despite a childhood full of Yuletides worthy of a Norman Rockwell painting, my answer is simple: just the opposite.


  3. Deborah Lipstadt Speaks At U.S. Holocaust Museum GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Forward

    "The world is in chaos," began Sarah Bloomfield, Director of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, addressing the 400 guests at its Annual 2014 Dinner at The Plaza. "Ukraine and Russia, Hong Kong and China, ISIS and Iran, the Middle East and anti-Semitism in the very land of The Holocaust.


  4. Son of Henry Roth Recalls Growing Up in Exile in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Forward

    Hugh Roth is the younger son of Henry Roth, author of "Call It Sleep" and "Mercy of a Rude Stream." Growing up, Hugh worked on his father's waterfowl farm in Augusta, Maine, in the 1950s.


  5. Frustrated Negotiator Gives 'Palestine' State UltimatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Forward

    The Palestinians' chief peace negotiator has laid out in the clearest terms yet plans to establish an independent Palestinian state within three years, even if it means ignoring pleas from the United States not to push ahead. Expressing deep frustration and a degree of resignation that years of efforts to forge a two-state solution with the Israelis have made next to no progress, Saeb Erekat said there was no option other than to make a unilateral push for statehood.


  6. Who Needs Halloween When We've Got Shabbat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Forward

    Halloween this year falls on Shabbat. On a Friday night, trick-or-treaters, even Jewish ones, will be knocking.


  7. 2,000-Year-Old Stone Engraved to Roman Emperor Hadrian UnearthedRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Forward

    The existence of the 2,000-year-old stone fragment, discovered in recent months during salvage excavations north of the Damascus Gate by the Israel Antiquities Authority, was announced Tuesday. The stone inscription was found around the opening of a deep cistern, likely recycled from its original location to be used to build the cistern.


Rome Job Listings
View or post Rome job listings on Topix.
Rome Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Rome from Topix.
Rome Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Rome on Topix.