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The Jewish World of Wonders magazine joins forces with Community to produce a unified publication.

January
2013

The planned Syrian World Heritage Center is unveiled in a cover story. The Holon-based center would establish a meaningful presence for the large Syrian Jewish population that settled there.

October
2012

Community brings to light some of the difficulties faced by the thousands of Jews trapped in Iran and trials and travails they must endure under an oppressive regime.

March
2011

A cover story unveiling the work of the Sephardic Heritage Museum, provided the publicity for an event at Lincoln Center which was billed as the largest ever gathering of the Sephardic community.

October
2010

Following a cover story encouraging readers to vote, the community recorded a record voter turnout in a special election, and a landslide victory for Councilman David Greenfield.

March
2010

Community launches newly designed website.

August
2009

Cover story “Obama vs. Osama” generates a firestorm of controversy and debate within the community over the future president’s stance on foreign policy.

October
2008

Cover story “7 Ways to Save $1,000 a Year” preempts global recession by several months.

March
2008

Cover story “Your Personal War on Terror” generates a record number of reprint requests from publications around the country.

May
2007

The 50th Anniversary Issue of COMMUNITY marks the beginning of the magazine’s sixth year of publication.

September
2006

Cover story titled “Cell Phone High” prompted several community schools to reevaluate their cell phone policies and enforcement activities.

January
2006

COMMUNITY holds an anniversary dinner at Park East Grill with a special appearance by Rabbi Eli Mansour.

November
2005

COMMUNITY Magazine publishes a special commemorative issue honoring the memory of Hacham Baruch Ben-Haim k”mz, with a 32 page color insert that quickly becomes a collector’s edition.

July
2005

COMMUNITY Magazine publishes a special commemorative issue honoring the memory of Hacham Baruch Ben-Haim k”mz, with a 32 page color insert that quickly becomes a collector’s edition.

October
2004

Cover story titled “Bubble Jeopardy,” seen by some as alarmist at the time, correctly predicts the impending housing crisis of 2006.

May
2004

COMMUNITY Magazine provides exclusive first hand coverage of the Istanbul terror attacks.

December
2003

COMMUNITY increases circulation yet again by 10% in response to subscription requests from all over the world and rising demand from the Ashkanazic community.

September
2003

Rabbi Eli Mansour’s provocative cover story “Modesty Misunderstood” elicits and unprecedented number of reprint requests from as far away as Australia.

July
2003

COMMUNITY Magazine increases circulation by 11% extending its dominance as the most widely read and circulated community publication.

February
2003

COMMUNITY Magazine becomes the community’s first full gloss, full bleed magazine.

November
2002

Subscriptions are sponsored for every family in the community as COMMUNITY Magazine begins its mailed distribution with, by far, the largest subscriber base in the community.

September
2002

COMMUNITY Magazine increases circulation by 20% and in the process, becomes the most widely circulated Sephardic monthly in the world.

July
2002

Several investigative reports and continuous coverage by COMMUNITY Magazine help defeat a bid by a 7-11 to build next door to a shul on a residential block in Midwood, Brooklyn.

May
2002

Issue #1 of COMMUNITY Magazine hits the streets and amid much excitement, the initial run of 15,000 copies is depleted in a matter of days.

November
2001