Established in 1937 as “a force for constructive communal consciousness,” the Ottawa Jewish Bulletin communicates the messages of the Jewish Federation of Ottawa and its agencies, and, as the city’s only Jewish newspaper, aims to inform, inspire and enrich the lives of all members of this diverse community.

Three Lev Tahor members ordered deported to Israel

Toronto (JTA) – Three members of the haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor have been ordered deported to their native Israel. [Read more...]


Fire at home of Chabad Student Network directors – family safe

A fire on Wednesday evening, April 2 at the home of Rabbi Chaim and Yocheved Boyarsky, co-directors of Chabad Student Network, forced them and their five children to evacuate. Most importantly, the entire family is safe, but the house, which is the base for their wide variety of programming for Jewish students on campus, is uninhabitable for the next few months. [Read more...]