15th Farthest North Jewish Film Festival Opens

'Crazy' festival in small, frigid Alaska town with a couple hundred Jews attracts mostly non-Jewish patrons.


The 15th Farthest North Jewish Film Festival opened in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Alaska really is a different world, but there are Jews there, and even a film festival. Getty Images

Romney Takes 6 States On Super Tuesday


WASHINGTON (JTA) – Leading Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney took six of 10 states in Super Tuesday primaries, including a narrow victory in coveted Ohio.

Also in Ohio, Republicans selected a Jewish veteran to run for the U.S. Senate and longtime Rep. Dennis Kucinich, a consistent critic of Israel, lost in a Democratic primary.

Syndicate content