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WARWICK – Chesed Shel Amess Association of Lincoln Park Cemetery held its 107th annual election and installation brunch on June 2, at the Phyllis Siperstein Tamerisk Assisted Living … more
On March 28, I was a guest of my cousin, R.I. Rep. Rebecca Kislak, who I met for the first time, at the Rhode Island State House. The House unanimously passed a resolution condemning the anti-Semitic desecration of the Hebrew Cemetery in Fall River. Fifty-nine headstones were defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti or toppled during the night of March 16. The resolution was proposed by three Jewish representatives, Jason Knight, Rebecca Kislak and Mia Ackerman, along with House Majority Leader K. Joseph Shekarchi and House Minority Leader Blake A. Filippi. more
About 400 people attended a vigil Tuesday evening, March 26, at the Hebrew Cemetery in Fall River. They came together to speak out against the recent hate-filled vandalism at the cemetery where a number of headstones were defaced. more
Some facts about Jewish veterans buried at Arlington National Cemetery: • There are more than 2,000 Jewish veterans buried there. • Jewish veterans have been buried there since … more
Steve Lustig’s experience at Arlington National Cemetery, as he buried his father on the same week as his dad’s West Point roommate, and brother, were laid to rest, was a compelling, … more
One of the most difficult things for an adult to do is bury a parent, but for an Attleboro man, the experience of saying a final goodbye to his father, whose service in the Army included stints … more
WARWICK – On June 11, the Chased Shel Amess Association, Lincoln Park Cemetery, held its 105th annual election and installation brunch at the Phyllis Siperstein Tamarisk Assisted Living … more