in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
January 4, 2015 5:26pm
A former Israeli soldier wants to know what became of his comrades who survived a Yom Kippur War tank attack in part because of his actions.
December 28, 2014 1:42pm
A Canada-based baseball fan who has befriended and assisted Cuban ball players is fundraising to honor the nation’s Hall of Famers and is gearing up for his 30th trip to the island.
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.
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