in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
January 6, 2014 6:05pm
On Holocaust Remembrance Day, a Greek school will welcome back students or their descendants to retrieve long-forgotten diplomas.
January 5, 2014 4:55pm
Ball carriers, blame the pain inflicted by the linebacker over his 16-year career in part on Cleveland philanthropists Charlotte Kramer and Leonard Schwartz.
December 23, 2013 10:58am
The stats whiz for the Philadelphia 76ers and PR guru coined the term “triple double” and had his own bobblehead night — need we say more about his iconic status?
December 18, 2013 3:42pm
Yehuda Cohen was estranged from his family for two decades. Here’s what he was doing prior to his demise.
December 15, 2013 4:15pm
John Thorn delves into baseball lore for a living, but it was more than a mere game for the son of Holocaust parents while growing up in America.
November 29, 2013 10:00am
Masha Fridman Poplinger, an Israeli, never knew she had long-lost cousins in America — until she happened upon a photo from 1959 and the mundane scribble on its back.
November 26, 2013 11:08am
For Andrew Schneeweis, swishing the $7,500 shot at a Colorado State University pep rally made holiday time a little sweeter for his family — and a bit poorer for the four coaches who anted up for the prize.
November 24, 2013 2:58pm
The members of the Class of ’77 at Shenkar Elementary in Holon were feeling lucky after celebrating their 36th reunion. They wonder: Can it last?
November 7, 2013 3:27pm
Newly tapped Detroit Tigers skipper Brad Ausmus showed his major league potential when he managed Team Israel.
October 31, 2013 3:14pm
Despite being spurned by his Egyptian kin, Yad Vashem said it won’t stop searching for more relatives of Mohamad Helmy so he can be recognized in a ceremony as Righteous Among the Nations — the first from the Arab world to be so honored.