in 2011 launched "Seeking Kin," his now-thrice-monthly column on people searching for long-lost relatives and friends.
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.
October 12, 2014 5:35pm
For a pair of second cousins — in New York and France — the memories of a pianist uncle killed in the Holocaust stirs family passions.
October 12, 2014 5:07pm
The New York Knicks’ standout has launched Amar’e Saves to promote a pledges-for-points giving campaign for the Israeli ambulance service.
October 7, 2014 5:40pm
Some discerning haredi Orthodox Jews are spending as much as $350 for unblemished citrons sold in a Brooklyn neighborhood and grown in a storied region of Morocco.
September 30, 2014 6:10pm
Despite the Israeli squad’s European and Israeli championships, all eyes will be on the homecoming of LeBron James and Cleveland’s first game guided by David Blatt.
September 17, 2014 2:57pm
A self-dubbed “Cheese Guy” in suburban New York City has earned praise for his dairy creations. And he has something special planned for the High Holidays.
September 11, 2014 12:45pm
Decades removed, at a private game reserve in South Africa, the unique bond felt by the Class of 1984 at Durban’s Carmel College had endured.
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