in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
May 21, 2015 12:29pm
An Israeli is looking for a pal he met at a Haifa auto repair shop who moved away when they were teens.
May 10, 2015 3:23pm
A 1939 letter written by a German woman appealing for help in escaping the Nazis set off an investigation by 60 students in North Carolina.
April 30, 2015 4:25pm
Ali Marpet, an offensive lineman, is expected to be a high pick in the draft despite playing for the small upstate New York college.
April 30, 2015 3:24pm
A human tornado blew through Sports Mart, carrying away nearly all the merchandise from a business that Leon Levy, now 89, started in 1980 with his three sons.
April 23, 2015 12:42pm
Subtitling foreign porn to Hebrew is an honest day’s work, filmmaker Jason Frederic Gilbert says. Titillating? Not so much.
April 16, 2015 12:48pm
Art historian Daniel Weiss will leave a college presidency to take over operations at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York this summer.
April 14, 2015 3:53pm
The pain of losing close relatives in the Holocaust is so acute that it has afflicted multiple generations of a Los Angeles woman’s clan.
April 9, 2015 12:04pm
Thrust together at a detention camp after World War II, two Greek teens became friends. Decades later, one went searching for the other.
April 8, 2015 4:53pm
Long Islander and “solid community guy” Joel Mael makes it to South Florida a couple of times a month to see his rising squad.
March 31, 2015 3:49pm
A group of new immigrants to Israel, brought together by a shared army program, has stayed close for decades even with some members no longer in the country.