in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
December 24, 2014 4:44pm
It all started when 16 friends came together on Christmas 1964, and started a Jewish sports tradition that would span decades.
December 23, 2014 10:20am
Is it a betrayal of the Jewish singer-songwriter to rewrite his iconic song for a Christian holiday?
December 18, 2014 12:21pm
Koufax, Rosen and Braun are on the roster of major leaguers who have signed a painting that’s paying off for philanthropies. Greenberg’s there, too, without the autograph.
December 11, 2014 5:00pm
Listen in at Philadelphia’s National Museum of American Jewish History to some of the most popular Christmas tunes — written and/or sung by Jewish-Americans. The exhibit has Hanukkah music, too.
December 11, 2014 4:55pm
Even absent his sons on their annual adventure, JTA correspondent Hillel Kuttler revels in the harvest that will reap holiday rewards for his homemade latkes.
December 9, 2014 2:34pm
Remembering an award-winning yet humble Jewish culinary expert, eager to feed and educate.
December 8, 2014 2:52pm
An email to Seeking Kin from a distant cousin of Hillel Kuttler takes the columnist to an unincorporated down in Washington state.
November 30, 2014 5:23pm
Zeid isn’t the only Jewish major leaguer to change teams of late – even before the winter meetings in San Diego on Dec. 7.
November 11, 2014 12:12pm
Opening on Veterans Day, “Jews in the American Military” engagingly conveys the role of American Jews in defending their country.
October 20, 2014 3:57pm
The Florida trainer has earned the trust of NBAers like Israelis Omri Casspi and Gal Mekel, as well as those reaching for the stars.
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