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12:25 pm on Wednesday May 2, 2012

Bringing Cultures Together in Charleston

MRSOE! (Most RACES Show on Earth!) is coming off a successful sold-out run at the 2012 Charleston Comedy Festival. Our fiery brand of multicultural comedy is coming back to Charleston with a new show called, "MRSOE! Presents..." which will be...
8:33 am on Saturday February 12, 2011

Choosing Sides, Again: A look at Jews in the Reconstruction of the South

Image by George N. Barnard Atlanta's railyard and roundhouse in ruins shortly after the end of the Civil War. Examining a wide range of Southern Jewish responses to the federal government's policy of Reconstruction from 1865 to 1877, particularly...
6:08 am on Sunday March 14, 2010

Charleston getting its first female rabbi

In July, Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim will welcome Charleston's first female rabbi: Stephanie Alexander. The Post and Courier has some interesting reporting and insight on the news; read it here.
3:21 am on Friday September 18, 2009

Charleston's Jewish community celebrates onset of new year

Image by Flickr user aptmetaphor Image by 20090918-jewish.jpg Inside Charleston's Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim. Rosh Hashanah -- the Jewish New Year -- is starting and as one would expect, The Lowcountry's Jewish population is getting ready to...
7:57 pm on Friday December 5, 2008

Chanukah Menorah lighting and klezmer party

Chanukah Menorah lighting and klezmer party at Marion Square on Sunday, December 21, from 4 to 6 p.m. The city says: A festive party for everyone, featuring music, food and lighting of a nine-foot Menorah. Free.