is JTA's copy editor. Prior to joining JTA in 2006, he served 15 years as the assistant managing editor at The New York Jewish Week. He also has worked as a reporter and editor in news and sports for daily and weekly newspapers in New Jersey.
February 24, 2013 9:23pm
Omri Casspi, the first Israeli to play in the NBA, had an appendectomy.
February 10, 2013 10:24pm
Howie Lassoff, who helped lead Maccabi Tel Aviv to six league titles and won Maccabiah gold with the U.S. squad, has died.
January 16, 2013 9:34pm
The Chicago Bears hired a Jewish head coach, Marc Trestman, to improve their pigskin prowess.
October 22, 2012 9:00pm
A UJA-Federation of New York employee was sentenced to six to 18 years in prison for stealing and selling the personal information of donors.
June 25, 2012 3:24pm
Kevin Youkilis is changing his Sox: The three-time All-Star was traded from the Boston Red Sox to the Chicago White Sox.
May 7, 2012 4:40pm
Omri Casspi of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Tamir Goodman, “the Jewish Jordan,” are teaming to run three basketball camps in suburban Cleveland.
April 29, 2012 7:05pm
Delmon Young, the Detroit Tigers outfielder who was arrested in New York for allegedly attacking a group of men and making anti-Semitic remarks, will be evaluated by a health care professional.
April 26, 2012 2:27pm
Longtime Syracuse University assistant coach Bernie Fine, who was fired in November amid allegations of sexual molestation, was hired as a consultant for an Israeli pro basketball team.
April 24, 2012 3:01pm
Seth Greenberg, who will coach the U.S. men’s basketball team at the 2013 Maccabiah Games, was fired by Virginia Tech.
April 22, 2012 9:08pm
The pro-Obama Jewish group that was behind “The Great Schlep” four years ago received a $200,000 donation from the son of billionaire George Soros.
- Jared Kushner answers some Russia questions, but misses these big ones
- Famed Israeli singer dies after rescuing his niece from drowning
- Terror attack that killed 3 incited by ‘wild hatred,’ Netanyahu says
- Jon Stewart crashes Jimmy Kimmel’s interview with a bar mitzvah boy
- Israeli Embassy guard in Jordan kills assailant, bystander after being stabbed with screwdriver
- BDS activists prevented from boarding flight to Israel
- Pope Francis appeals for ‘moderation and dialogue’ over Temple Mount violence
- Clashes between Muslim worshippers, Israel security officials continue over Temple Mount metal detectors
- Second anti-Israel protest staged outside Istanbul synagogue
- White House to Iran: Return missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson and other ‘unjustly imprisoned Americans’
- Philadelphia 76ers draft pick to play for Maccabi Tel Aviv