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  • Son turns a camera on his mom, Nora Ephron

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    March 16, 2016 | 12:42 pm

    When journalist Jacob Bernstein was a boy, his mother, the iconic wit, essayist, author and filmmaker Nora Ephron, repeatedly told him “Everything is copy.” The advice came from her own mother, Phoebe Ephron, a screenwriter who used the mantra whenever Nora talked of adolescent...

  • A kosher kitchen compromise

    September 4, 2013 | 3:46 pm

    My boyfriend of four years and I finally decided to move in together. But there was one problem: What to do about the kitchen.

    Dov was raised in a Conservative Jewish household in Los Angeles where milk and meat never mixed. I grew up in a Reform home in New York where chicken...

  • Is Caitlin Moran the next Nora Ephron?

    By Danielle Berrin

    July 18, 2012 | 9:05 pm

    As if there will ever be another Nora Ephron. But I did hear the comparison made earlier today during a review of British author Caitlin Moran’s new book, “How To Be A Woman,” a bestseller in her native UK described by The New York Times as “part memoir, part philosophical rant, part...

  • Acclaimed writer Nora Ephron dead at 71

    June 26, 2012 | 6:33 pm

    Writer and film director Nora Ephron, known for work on movies such as “When Harry Met Sally,” has died in New York at age 71, according to media reports Tuesday night, hours after it was first revealed that she was gravely ill and near death.

    A spokeswoman for her agency, Los...

  • Circuit

    September 21, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    A for Achievement

    Supporters of the Friends of Sheba Medical Center filled the ballroom at the Four Seasons last week to honor three remarkable women -- Rita and Sue Brucker and Dr. Elizabeth Morgan with their prestigious Women of Achievement Award. Morgan gained national...