February 1, 2011 6:41am
A friendly competition between religious schools in Green Bay and Pittsburgh is part of the game plan of fun and tzedakah-oriented events being executed for adults and children on Super Sunday.
January 11, 2011 8:40pm
The Jewish green day of Tu b’Shvat is not just the new year for trees anymore. It’s also about “tikkun olam,” repairing the world. But how about getting to that broken dishwasher first?
December 28, 2010 3:52am
Has the time come for a real Jewish football league? (Note: Flag footballers need not apply.)_
December 28, 2010 3:25am
When the football team at Texas Christian University takes the field for the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. on Saturday, some of the hometown team’s loudest fans will be Jews from the school.
December 19, 2010 9:59pm
Playing on Christmas Eve, which this year falls on Shabbat, is the imaginary film “When Malka Meets Santa.”
November 27, 2010 1:57am
Someone once proposed that we light the whole menorah on the first night, then cut back one candle each night. With the difficult economic times, has the time come for that change, columnist Edmon J. Rodman asks.
November 22, 2010 1:17am
A new market of holiday offerings is featuring Jewish toys that flash, spin and challenge — including No Limit Texas Dreidel, a poker version of the classic top game. There’s even something for the family pet.
November 2, 2010 6:07pm
Here’s one way for San Francisco Giants fans to keep the good times rolling and for everyone else to kill time until spring training — check out “Jews and Baseball, An American Love Story.”
October 28, 2010 3:08pm
With a name like Ian Kinsler, the second baseman on the Texas Rangers might just be Jewish. So how do you find out for sure? Ask Shel Wallman and Ephraim Moxson, co-publishers of The Jewish Sports Review.
October 24, 2010 10:02pm
With the anniversary nearing of Harry Houdini’s death on Halloween 1926, a New York exhibit joins an annual seance and a graveside ceremony in remembering the daring Jewish escape artist.