See the film at 3 p.m. Sunday at the JCC

Chef Michael Solomonov goes ‘In Search of Israeli Cuisine’

Thursday, March 15

JTA – “I thought it was just going to be about falafel and hummus.” That was the perception of Israeli cuisine that filmmaker Roger Sherman had when he reluctantly decided to accompany his friend, the acclaimed Jewish cookbook writer Joan Nathan, on a food tour of Israel in 2010. But the reality exceeded his expectations.
Editor's column

A question of coverage and timing

A reader recently wrote asking why The Voice didn’t report on the five Jewish victims of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting on Feb. 14.

He was distressed that the Jews in this tragedy received no special mention in our Rhode Island community newspaper.

Olympics fever is but a memory

It could have been worse!

Breaking news: It’s all too much

Backyard bird buffet brings joy to winter

It’s a wrap

The many benefits of lifelong learning

Technology bridges the distances and generations


Muriel Borts, 90

Wednesday, March 14

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Wednesday, March 14

Charles Elbaum, 91

Wednesday, March 14

Ruth Goldman, 90

Wednesday, March 14

William Lewis, 87

Wednesday, March 14

Bernard Saklad, 87

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Ruth Shapiro, 90

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Shirley Shapiro, 85

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Fannie Shore, 95

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This Weekend

Emanu-El’s educational weekend to focus on art, emotion during the seder

Thursday, March 15

What’s the Passover seder for?  If you ask most Jews, the answers would revolve around getting together with family and retelling the story of the Exodus. Those two elements are …
Town Hall

Lawmakers: The American people will save the nation

Thursday, March 15

BARRINGTON – Americans must continue to be vocal and work together to turn back the triple threat of Russian interference, gun violence and a president who is “impulsive, divisive and …

Ruth Oppenheim: A life beyond survival

At the age of 90, Ruth Oppenheim remains an elegant woman. Though one can detect traces of a German accent in her voice, her spoken English is both graceful and flawless. Her mastery of …

2016-17 Guide to Jewish Living in Southern New England

Why these supporters of a new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem think Sheldon Adelson shouldn't pay for it

WASHINGTON (JTA) – Sheldon Adelson's offer to help pay for the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem is getting a thumb's down from a range of observers who support the embassy's relocation. The …


Re: Mike Pence’s faith (Feb. 16)

Sunday, March 4

I differ sharply with the opinion of Ron Kampeas in the Feb. 16 issue of the Voice. He quotes a known Jewish liberal Daniel Seidemann who states that what seems to be driving our Mideast foreign …


Your favorite Jewish foods, updated for Passover

JTA – Two of my family’s favorite dishes are schnitzel and rainbow cookies, and I have a feeling your family may feel the same. Here’s some great news about both: they very easily …