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  • Making Passover a ‘seder to savor’

    March 12, 2013 | 1:20 pm

    When I was growing up in Toledo in the late fifties and early sixties, every year at Passover we would go to my cousin’s house for the seder.  Besides the food, I was thrilled because it meant I was never the youngest and never had to do the four questions.

    My little cousin Gary...

  • Toledo’s only day school closing

    May 31, 2011 | 10:20 am

    The only Jewish day school in Toledo, Ohio, is closing at the end of the school year due to a lack of enrollment.

    The David S. Stone Hebrew Academy will shut down when the school year ends next week, the Toledo Blade reported.

    The school, serving grades K-5, dropped from an...

  • Israeli powers Toledo to landmark women’s hoop title

    April 5, 2011 | 3:09 pm

    Naama Shafir, a Sabbath-observing Israeli, scored a career-high 40 points to power the University of Toledo women’s basketball team to the school’s first national postseason championship in any sport.

    Shafir hit 13 of 27 shots as the host Rockets defeated the University of Southern...

  • Holy Toledo!

    By Beverly Gray

    January 5, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    My husband's family hails from Toledo, Ohio, a city that proudly claims kinship with Toledo, Spain. That's one reason I didn't want to miss this Castilian hill town 42 miles southeast of Madrid. There's also the fact that El Greco's "View of Toledo," a spectral view of the city's...