Slovon — Adler

Jill and Ernie Slovon and Lori and Larry Adler joyfully announce the marriage of their children, Stephanie and Jeffrey Adler, on Oct. 24, 2015. Rabbi Dana Saroken officiated the ceremony, which was followed by a reception at the Marriott Waterfront in Baltimore. Stephanie is the granddaughter of Jackie and Maish Friedman and the late Jeanne… Read More

Lam

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Chris and Erica (Tilles) Lam of South Hempstead, N.Y., proudly announce the birth of their son, Cody Samuel, on Sept. 25, 2015. Excited big brother is Shane Angelo. Cody’s Hebrew name is Ravid Michel in loving memory of his maternal great-grandmother, Betty Sinofsky, and maternal great-grandfather, Michael Tilles. Cody’s middle name is in loving memory… Read More

GREEN TAHINI DIP Pareve

1 large clove garlic, cut in half 1 cup green flat-leaf parsley 11/2 tablespoons lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup tahini 11/4 cups water Place all ingredients in a food processor. You may need more water for thinner sauce. Taste and set aside. Serve with cooked (fried or baked) chicken strips and/or raw vegetables…. Read More

ROASTED ROMANIAN RATATOUILLE Pareve

2 pounds fleshy sauce tomatoes, such as Roma 4-6 medium-size green or white narrow zucchini, about 11/2 pounds 2 medium eggplants, about 11/2 pounds 3-4 sweet red peppers 1-2 onions, peeled 6-8 large garlic cloves, peeled 1 tablespoon sweet or hot paprika, or a mix 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 2 bay leaves extra virgin olive… Read More

AMELIA’S “MANTA RAY” CEVICHE Pareve

1 pound firm-fleshed fish, skinned, very fresh fillets, such as halibut, mahimahi or white sea bass 11/2 cups fresh lime juice (from 6 large limes) 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (about 2 large lemons) 1/2 small red onion 1/4 cup snipped fresh chives, in 1/8-inch pieces 1 to 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1… Read More

‘Jeopardy!’ Champ Can Thank Joe Biden for His Win

Sam Deutsch poses with “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek after winning the show’s college tournament. (Courtesy of Jeopardy Productions, Inc.)

Sam Deutsch of Bethesda. Md., knows the answer to “What is it like to win $100,000, Alex?” after being crowned “Jeopardy!” College Champion. The Richard Montgomery High School graduate was the only one of the three contestants to write the correct question to the final “Jeopardy!” clue, identifying Vice President Joe Biden as the senator… Read More

French Jews Struggling to Find Work in Israel

Catherine Berdah, pictured here with her husband and daughters at their apartment in Raanana, Israel, went from making $6,000 a month as a pharmacist to $6 an hour as a cashier. (Photo: Cnaan Liphshiz)

Raanana, Israel — Before she traded her native France for Israel, Catherine Berdah ran a successful drug store in an affluent suburb on the eastern edge of Paris. A 50-year-old pharmacist with a master’s degree in business and decades of experience, Berdah earned over $6,000 per month and presided over an expanding business with 14… Read More