in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
May 22, 2013 1:55pm
A collage of Izzy Lieberman’s sons at 7 attests to his scars, but also to his mother’s unquenchable devotion to find him after he was presumed dead more than a decade earlier..
May 3, 2013 10:25am
The Seeking Kin column aims to help reunite long-lost relatives and friends. BALTIMORE (JTA) – A “Seeking Kin” column in April 2012 excited Gal Adam Spinrad – and now the Cincinnati woman has cause to be happy anew. Adam Spinrad has long been fascinated by the legend of her relative, Jacques Faitlovitch, who more than…
April 17, 2013 9:14pm
For an exhibit at the National Museum of American Jewish History, its chief curator is on a quest for memories, artifacts and pictures that help tell the story of the American Jewish relationship with baseball.
April 14, 2013 3:14pm
A retired business executive from suburban Washington finds some new cousins following a trip to his father’s ancestral Ukrainian village.
April 7, 2013 6:01pm
The electrical problems of a Volvo station wagon bring together a Baltimore auto shop worker with a cousin he hasn’t seen in decades.
March 21, 2013 5:15pm
Two people who checked in with “Seeking Kin” in their searches find some answers.
March 13, 2013 9:17pm
A Spaniard whose family had a connection to a couple who fled Nazi Germany and was given shelter in a Castilian monastery wants to know what happened to the couple.
March 6, 2013 4:04pm
Recalling her childhood friendship with the girl across the street fills Rozanne Dittersdorf with immense sadness — but also deep gratitude for helping shape the former New Jerseyan’s Jewish identity.
February 24, 2013 9:09pm
Naomi Bloch of Melbourne, Australia, came to “Seeking Kin” with a search involving a twist: She hopes to find cousins who remained in the Old Country.
February 13, 2013 9:41pm
It pained Denver’s Don Jacobson to consider the relatives he’s never met, whose names he didn’t know and the family celebrations they could have been sharing all these years. So he went looking for them — and found some in Brooklyn.