in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
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.
March 23, 2015 11:17am
Thanks to its hip-hop connection, a kosher Moscato wine enjoys a large African-American consumer base.
March 17, 2015 4:31pm
With a possible NCAA Tournament game beckoning on Saturday, the Crimson freshman guard out of Houston’s Orthodox Beren Academy says he’s still uncomfortable traveling for Sabbath contests.
March 16, 2015 10:17am
An Israeli Judaic studies teacher has written a pitch-perfect Talmud spoof that methodically eliminates every Israeli political party from contention.
March 15, 2015 6:05pm
During World War I, John Henry Patterson commanded the Zion Mule Corps and the Jewish Legion — the first Jewish military units in two millennia.