May 30, 2012 1:23pm
Jews from the Iraqi, Persian, Georgian, Bukharian, Lebanese, Syrian, Yemeni and Ethiopian communities are underrepresented in the international bone marrow registry.
May 24, 2012 3:45pm
A rising trend in simcha invitations may be changing the run to the mailbox for RSVPs into a dash for the email inbox and the card stock invitation mementos into computer printouts.
April 25, 2012 10:07pm
Two synagogues in a suburb of Buffalo, N.Y., have voted to merge.
April 25, 2012 9:29pm
Before dying of cancer in 2007, the late film critic Joel Siegel requested that his son, Dylan, become a bar mitzvah. This month his request was honored, with a service featuring an original play, a grandmother’s secret brisket recipe and a vanilla Torah cake just like the one served at Siegel’s own big day.
April 15, 2012 3:33pm
Members of the Third Generation say there is an urgency to carry on their grandparents’ stories and the lessons of the Holocaust to the next generation.
March 27, 2012 9:10pm
Is it necessary to conduct a repeat performance of the first seder night? Here are some ways to spice up the encore.
December 12, 2011 5:21pm
If the thought of spending too much Chanukah gelt on lavish gifts for friends and loved ones seems a little dim this year, adding a little tikkun olam to the presents can give your Festival of Lights a memorable glow. Here are some suggestions.
November 22, 2011 8:11pm
Ben Greenfield, co-founder of the ice cream company known for its colorful pint-size containers, funky flavors and creative marketing, talks about smart business practices that have advanced its bottom line as well as its do-good corporate culture.
November 15, 2011 6:27pm
Breast cancer activists noted the passing of pink-ribbon creator Evelyn Lauder, a child refugee from Nazi-occupied Europe and a prominent supporter of research to cure a disease that disproportionately affects Jewish women.
September 22, 2011 12:56pm
Estee Portnoy has spent years helping Michael Jordan build his iconic image. Now she’s trying to do the same for the Jewish youth movement that brought her and her husband together when they were teenagers.