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.

Prince William to make historic visit to Jerusalem in June

Prince William in London, April 23, 2018. (Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

Prince William in London, April 23, 2018. (Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

(JTA) – Prince William will come to Jerusalem at the end of June, the British royal family said, during the first official visit to Israel by a senior British royal.

The announcement Friday about the visit sometime between June 24 and 28 was the first confirmation that William, whose official title is the Duke of Cambridge, will visit the Israeli capital, according to a report by The Associated Press. [Read more…]

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Harvey Weinstein turns himself in to face rape charges

Harvey Weinstein arriving for his arraignment at a New York City courthouse in handcuffs, May 25, 2018. (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)

Harvey Weinstein arriving for his arraignment at a New York City courthouse in handcuffs, May 25, 2018. (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)

(JTA) – Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to police custody on rape and sexual abuse charges in two women.

The disgraced movie mogul, who is Jewish, surrendered to the police in Manhattan on Friday on charges that he raped one woman and forced another to perform oral sex on him, the officials told The New York Times Thursday. [Read more…]

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