发信人: gogo2004 (挑灯看剑), 信区: Seattle
标 题: Re: 犹太人聚居区BELLEVUE,,学区,常春藤
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波士顿犹太人, 藤校和 学区
The Newton and Brookline area continues to be the major Jewish center,
followed by 1) Central Boston, Cambridge & contiguous towns, 2) Greater
Framingham (essentially the metrowest area), 3) the Northwestern Suburbs,
and 4) Greater Sharon.
"I already know there is a temple in Winchester which I have been to a few
times. I am aware there is also a large temple in Lexington and a smaller
temple in Belmont which I have not been to. I am interested in people's
opinions about which of these town might have the largest and/or most
vibrant Jewish community."
Brookline has a large Jewish community, so I would think that Newton would
In terms of a vibrant Jewish community among those towns, hands down it's
I'm Jewish and grew up in Newton, and I have two close Jewish friends who
grew up in Lexington. Lexington's Jewish community is active and vibrant,
but not on par with Newton, Brookline or Sharon. I'd recommend Lexington out
of those four towns for Jewish life; Winchester might be OK. Arlington and
Belmont have never had substantial Jewish populations, and Arlington had a
racist rep during the '80s. I'm curious as to where you are commuting to.
Lexington is right next to Newton, so if Lexington works for you, why not
look at Newton? I would avoid Brookline as it's a nightmare to get from
there to the towns you're talking about.
Another thing is which branch of Judaism you follow and if you want to give
your kids a Jewish education. Belmont and Winchester each only have one
reform synagogue and that's it; I did some research and Arlington actually
does not even have a synagogue. Lexington has a reform and conservative
synagogue as well as a Chabad house, so out of those four towns Lexington
Read more: http://www.city-data.com/forum/massachusetts/794956-town-jewish-family-arlington-lexington-winchester.html#ixzz5W0K8WLPt
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