in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
October 4, 2015 3:26pm
A Brazilian man’s discovery at a Polish museum launches a search for his great-aunt’s family; maybe even his great-aunt.
September 25, 2015 6:01pm
The grandchild of a Holocaust survivor, the up-and-comer steps into the ring this Saturday with his father, a former boxer, serving as cornerman. They claim to be the first Jewish father-son team in boxing history.
September 10, 2015 4:46pm
The slugging outfielder leads all first-year players in home runs for a team on the way to the postseason. And he’s pretty good with the glove, too.
September 8, 2015 2:04pm
Why the Sandy Koufax Yom Kippur decision still matters 50 years later
August 31, 2015 1:31pm
Jessica Berman has moved up the league’s corporate ladder while tending to her ill husband and raising funds for his rehab institute.
August 20, 2015 5:25pm
The mere presence of an Israeli cycling team in international competition was almost unthinkable until a couple of years ago.
August 18, 2015 5:19pm
Visiting Israel the past few winters to see his daughter and her family led to an unexpected job for Jerry Narron: a coaching position for Israel’s team in the next World Baseball Classic.
August 4, 2015 6:26pm
Ten photographs capture Jewish athletes from around the world ahead of their celebratory march into the Waldbuhne amphitheater built by Hitler for the 1936 Olympics.
July 30, 2015 1:06pm
Survival — and thriving in the face of tragedy — was a theme that ran through the opening ceremony of the massive Jewish sporting event held in a city that once was the Nazi capital.
July 9, 2015 5:09pm
Jennie Workman Milne’s family history is cloaked in mystery. She badly wants to unravel it.
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