in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
May 14, 2014 4:12pm
Michael Herman found out in New York that his great-great-grandfather was president at the landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue. Now he wants to know more about his family’s past.
May 8, 2014 6:00pm
The new Pittsburgh first baseman sees a “really good transition” from the Mets, as he’ll get a legitimate opportunity to stay in the lineup.
May 5, 2014 3:33pm
Steve Buckhantz (TV) and Glenn Consor (radio) have seen some bad ball over the years, but the D.C. club advancing in the playoffs this season doesn’t seem so far-fetched.
April 23, 2014 1:02pm
Israeli emissary in Kiev finds a Ukrainian relative and together they find an American cousin.
April 14, 2014 10:07am
Jewish sprinters Marty Glickman and Sam Stoller, snubbed at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, will get their due when the European Maccabi Games embrace their memory there — hopefully with members of the families on hand.
April 10, 2014 2:03pm
For the iconic Israeli club, greater developments appear to be in the offing beyond its first exhibition games vs. NBA teams in five years.
April 10, 2014 12:04pm
The gluten intolerant, celiac disease sufferers and others are raiding the shelves before the holiday and after (big-time discounts) for foods hard to find during the year.
April 7, 2014 5:01pm
More than two decades ago, 57-year-old Robert Schapiro found his place in life: a gate outside Camden Yards welcoming fans to the downtown Baltimore ballpark.
April 1, 2014 3:56pm
Warren Buffet had no billion-dollar bracket challenge, but the competition was spirited and the conversation familiar at the National Hillel Basketball Tournament.
March 31, 2014 5:22pm
THe ALYN Woldenberg Family Hospital in Jerusalem marking its 80th year leads to the family of its first president and questions as to what drove its founders.