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Babylonian Jewry Heritage Center
Babylonian (Iraqi) Jewry Heritage Center, located in Or-Yehuda, Israel. The Center has a museum (more than a quarter of a million visitors have visited it since its opening). The museum includes a reconstruction of the Great Synagogue of Baghdad (also shown on the web site). The center also has a research institute, library, holds study days and congresses and publishes newsletters and research, journals and maintains extensive ties with Jews of  Iraqi origin around the world.

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USA: Middletown, Pennsylvania's B'nai Jacob is Small, but Still a Treasure (and tied to Pušalotas, Lithuania)

Discussion of the historic B'nai Jacob synagogue (1906) in Middletown, Pennsylvania and its relation to the extant former synagogue in Pušalotas, Lithuania. B'nai Jacob's congregation is rainsing money for repairs to the front exterior steps.

USA: Beachwood Ohio's Fairmount Temple is a Monument of Mid-20th-Century Jewish Design

Discussion of the mid-century modern Fairmount Temple in Beachwood, Ohio, designed by ntoed architect Percival Goodman.

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