in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
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.
March 10, 2015 12:38pm
Some Israeli expats are willing to fork over hundreds of dollars and take multi-leg flights to vote in next week’s election.
March 1, 2015 5:24pm
After early growing pains, the ex-Maccabi Tel Aviv mentor has the LeBron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers poised for a deep playoff run in his NBA debut.
February 25, 2015 4:03pm
A Boston doctor finds a list showing that his father had saved about 150 fellow Polish Jews in the Holocaust. The real number may be much higher.
February 12, 2015 3:47pm
Dragan Bender, a Croatian teen playing for Maccabi Tel Aviv’s new youth basketball academy, is heading to New York for the NBA All-Star Game festivities. Some predict he’ll eventually be playing in the game.
January 29, 2015 4:47pm
Miriam Grab has almost nothing to go on in her search for relatives from her father’s Czech family wiped out in the Holocaust – not even names.