Synagogue, museums, cinemas, painting gallery, exhibitions, concerts and restaurants will be open to the public.

The ceremony was the first of a series of events planned in conjunction with the Peres Center over the next year.

Jurors agreed unanimously that Robert Bowers should be sentenced to death, which the judge is slated to do formally on Aug. 3.

The event this year coincides with Tu B’av.

The Community congregates and welcomes over one thousand Jews resident in this city.

In 2010, the only country in Europe still without its own Chabad representatives has received Rabbi Eli and Raizel Rosenfeld of Brooklyn.