Since graduating college (with an...
From fear to elation: My mother’s love wins
Comedian Jack Carter, friend of Sid Caesar, dies at 93
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U.S. Jews among biggest backers of same-sex marriage, data show
$11 million Jewish cultural center to be built in Paris
California bill to limit vaccine exemptions goes to governor
In protest, Rabbi Avi Weiss quits Rabbinical Council of America
March 15, 2007 | 8:00 pmI've always admired investment banker/doctor/accountant/lawyer/teacher/artist-types those who'd set their paths out early on and pursued their objectives outright I, on the other hand, have had a seemingly somewhat ... unexpected career path.
November 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Cheating: The dreaded problem that faces every school across America -- and not just the obvious sneak-a-peak-at-your-neighbor's-quiz cheating. With thousands of essays, articles and book summaries at their fingertips, American students have discovered the Internet, expanding the...
August 25, 2005 | 8:00 pm
Here is a dreaded conversation familiar to most parents of Jewish teens:
Them: "Hi, this is your synagogue youth adviser calling to make sure you received the flyer about our upcoming youth group event. Will your child be joining us?"
You: "Thank you for your phone call. I talked...
December 9, 2004 | 7:00 pm
Convinced that 2005 will be a year of great peace opportunities, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is throwing his considerable political weight behind a coalition with the Labor Party.
Sharon sees a Likud-Labor partnership, bolstered by at least one ultra Orthodox party, as the...
November 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm
If you thought Hebrew school was just for bar and bat mitzvah students, think again. This fall, tens of thousands of Jews around the United States and Canada are learning to read and write Hebrew through Read Hebrew America/Canada. The campaign, which is made possible by the National...
April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm
For people who like to make money -- and who take the long-range view -- now is the time to invest in the Israeli economy, despite the current situtation, according to Stanley Gold, president and CEO of Shamrock Holdings, the investment arm of the Roy Disney family.
For some time,...