Tag: Jewish

Howard County’s Jewish Community Launches Campaign to Help Ugandan Jews


By Peter Arnold

In response to Uganda’s current famine crisis, the Jewish Federation of Howard County and the Howard County Board of Rabbis have launched an emergency campaign to raise funds for the Abayudaya, the African nation’s community of approximately 2,000 Jews.

It’s Lights, Camera, Action This Month at the 2015 Annapolis Film Festival



A day at the movies sounds nice, doesn’t it? How about a long weekend?

Local film lovers can indulge in just that later this month, when the Annapolis Film Festival (AFF) returns for its third year in the state capital. From Thursday, March 26th through Sunday the 29th, more than seventy independent films, from documentaries and shorts to full-length features, will be shown in venues around Annapolis.