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  • Romania issues stamp for shul’s 130th anniversary

    March 1, 2013 | 6:44 am

    Romania issued a postage stamp marking the 130th anniversary of the Great Temple of Radauti in the country’s north.

    Romfilatelia, the Romanian philately company, announced the introduction of the stamp ahead of Aug. 18, the anniversary of the synagogue's 1883 inauguration in...

  • Religious or Cultural?

    By Susan Esther Barnes

    November 28, 2012 | 7:00 am

    I was at the Safeway checkout counter this week, about to respond with my usual, “Yes, thanks” when asked whether I had found everything I need, when instead I blurted, “Oh, wait! Stamps!”

    The cashier kindly charged me for stamps, reached into her drawer, and handed over a book....

  • Stamp of Approval

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    November 30, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    The late, great actor Edward G. Robinson ("Double Indemnity," "Little Caesar") may never have won an Oscar, but he now has a 33-cent U.S. Postal Service commemorative stamp, the sixth in the "Legends of Hollywood" series. The illustration is based on a publicity photo from his 1931...