in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
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.
January 27, 2015 6:22pm
Rabbi ethicists offer some insights into the national controversy over the Patriots’ victory that sent them to the Super Bowl.
January 20, 2015 1:52pm
The longtime hockey chief becomes the first sports figure to receive an award from the Jewish Theological Seminary for “exemplary ethics and communal commitment.”
January 6, 2015 3:13pm
The 92-year-old Philadelphia 76ers stats guru, a Hall of Famer, was hurt in a New Year’s Day accident in Philly.
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