And perhaps there's no holiday on the Jewish calendar that better lends itself to creative manual labor -- for kids and adults alike -- than Sukkot, which...
October 1, 1998 | 8:00 pmTeachers have known for a long time that hands-on projects can bring a message home better than any lecture or study session.
February 12, 1998 | 7:00 pm
Many of us who said, "Till death do us part,"never went the distance. Gary and Barbara did. They were a great lovestory. The fact that her parents didn't approve of their marriage,because he was a saxophone player, made it all the morepowerful.
From the moment Barbara was diagnosed...
January 29, 1998 | 7:00 pmWhat do Jewish educators think about Jewishparents? To get the inside scoop, I turned to "Jewish Parents: ATeacher's Guide." It's a recent co-venture by Joel Grishaver and Dr.Ron Wolfson, both veteran teachers and observers of the Jewisheducational scene. The irrepressible Grishaver,...
August 28, 1997 | 8:00 pmBlythe Danner, David Lascher and Kevin Zegers star in "A Call to Remember."In "A Call to Remember," which airs on Aug. 30 on STARZ! and Aug. 31 on the encore cable channel, we meet David and Paula Tobias (Joe Mantegna and Blythe Danner), survivors who lost their first spouses and...
August 21, 1997 | 8:00 pm
A Modern Grandfather
By Tom Tugend, Contributing Editor
They don't make grandparents like they usedto.
Time was when the doddering old dears couldn't imagine a greaterthrill than having the grandkids over and spoiling them rotten.
Nowadays, a phone conversation is more likely to go like...