Department of Justice Announces Lawsuit Against Airmont, NY’s Religious Discrimination
December 03, 2020 10:38 ET | First Liberty Institute
AIRMONT, N.Y., Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The United States Department of Justice has filed a federal lawsuit against the Village of Airmont, NY, alleging religious discrimination against the...
Update: California County Promises to Not Enforce Policy Threatening Small, Family Observances of Jewish High Holidays
September 18, 2020 15:10 ET | First Liberty Institute
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last night, Los Angeles (CA) County officials informed First Liberty Institute that they will not “dispatch Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies to...
First Liberty Institute Blasts New York City Bill de Blasio for Remarks Targeting the Jewish Community
April 29, 2020 11:43 ET | First Liberty Institute
NEW YORK, April 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute’s President, CEO, and Chief Counsel Kelly Shackelford condemned remarks made by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s statement...
Lawsuit Alleges Village of Airmont, NY Continuing its Long History of Discrimination Against Orthodox Jewish Community
November 29, 2018 11:12 ET | First Liberty Institute
AIRMONT, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Late yesterday, First Liberty Institute and Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of an Orthodox Jewish day school,...
The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and LRN Announce Student Winners of the 2018 Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
October 11, 2018 10:00 ET | LRN Corporation
NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and its partner in the Prize in Ethics Essay Contest, Dov Seidman and LRN, announced today that Megan Phan, Class...
The Edmonton Jewish Film Festival is back for 2017!
May 04, 2017 18:05 ET | Jewish Federation of Edmonton
EDMONTON, Alberta, May 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Edmonton Jewish Film Festival (EJFF) will once again be presenting a selection of the very best in Jewish cinema from around the world from...
'Pretty Woman' Engagement Captures the Heart of JDate(R) in Ultimate Wedding Giveaway Contest
July 02, 2014 08:02 ET | Spark Networks
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 2, 2014) - Today, New York residents Dana Gitlin and Zal Spialter were announced winners of JDate's Ultimate Wedding Giveaway contest. In partnership with...
June 11, 2014 06:09 ET | The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
BALTIMORE, June 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has named David Gilmore as its Managing Director...
JDate Launches Upgraded Mobile Website Now With Secret Admirer Feature
May 29, 2014 08:02 ET | Spark Networks
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 29, 2014) - A majority of singles agree their mobile devices make it easier to meet and start dating people they are interested in, according to a...
JDate Reveals Winners of 'Get Chosen' Social Media Contest
May 20, 2014 09:04 ET | Spark Networks
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 20, 2014) - After a Twitter- and Instagram-wide search for the best slogans celebrating the cultural ties that unite Jewish singles, JDate®.com, the iconic...