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Travel: Ukrainian city reflects best and worst of times

...from a statue of a Habsburg emperor, to a deserted Jewish cemetery, to a Soviet tank.But while Chernivtsi offers lessons...Jewish history museum, a Hebrew school and a rundown Jewish cemetery, one of the largest in Eastern Europe. The remains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2012-12-06/travel-ukrainian-city-reflects-best
Religion news in brief

...violating agreement on former Jewish cemetery MINSK, Belarus -- Authorities...excavations on the former site of a Jewish cemetery and have even expanded the work...stadium had been built over a Jewish cemetery dating back to the 18th century...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/rel_415606.shtml
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Black-and-white images produce some "colorful" photo books

...evidence of a gas chamber that killed thousands. Another image shows the broken tombstones that pave a footpath to a Jewish cemetery, where nearly 10,000 children and adults were shot and buried in mass graves. Truckloads of Jews went to their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/18/art_401421.shtml
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Cemetery holds wealth of history

...as many as 100,000," he said. There are five Jewish cemeteries and one Greek cemetery inside Magnolia Cemetery...business end down," Mrs. Adamson said. The first Jewish cemetery is along the east wall, which was fortified with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/20/met_339519.shtml
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Unsolved murders time line

...Augusta. 1994 Oct. 4: Christopher Pollin, 20, of the 100 block of Chesterfield Street, was shot to the head in the Jewish Cemetery adjacent to Bethany Cemetery on Hampton Avenue. He died at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. 1993 Jan. 3: Dewey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/19/met_301784.shtml
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Battle for Jerusalem shifts to biblical Mount of Olives

...all Jerusalem, has emotional and historical resonance for Jews. It is the site of the world's oldest and largest Jewish cemetery, dating back to the 15th century, with tens of thousands of graves. Between 1948 and 1967, when the area was under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/13/ent_230785.shtml
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Across the area

...forward and told authorities he saw Mr. Hankerson's cousin, Joseph Morrison III, shoot the 20-year-old man in a Jewish cemetery in Aiken. Ms. Morgan said it would not be appropriate to comment on Wednesday's hearing, calling it a "hiccup...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/13/met_135682.shtml
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New York City is full of Jewish history

...Next, head to Chinatown. Near the entrance to the Manhattan Bridge, just south of Chatham Square, is the oldest Jewish cemetery in the U.S., at 55 St. James Place. The graveyard was used from 1682 to 1828 by Congregation Shearith Israel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2011-12-17/new-york-city-full-jewish-history
Need to draw line on holiday commercialism

...Anyway, after that, Mama couldn't find out enough about her ancestors, and in the early 1980s we went to the Jewish cemetery in Savannah where Levi Sheftall is buried. It was in a bad section of town, as I recall, and had been neglected and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2011-12-24/need-draw-line-
Thousands re-enact Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem

...Jerusalem as a "ruler of peace." Jewish tradition holds that Jesus would not have brought his followers through a Jewish cemetery. However, since 330, the ritual procession has passed within 100 feet of a Jewish burial site archaeologists and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/21/rel_448048.shtml
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