Miscellaneous

December 19, 2013

That’s Kosher Foods you would not assume carry kosher supervision Why in the world would a ham glaze be kosher certified? Don’t know, but there are also candy canes, Halloween candy, Santa cookies and Easter eggs. You can also get kosher mock bacon bits, and Herr’s makes kosher crab-flavored potato chips. Kosher vs. kosher-style There CONTINUE »

December 19, 2013

1 pound cholent bean mix or a 16-bean variety bag 1 cup barley 1 can Bush’s vegetarian or Heinz’s vegetarian baked beans 2 Idaho potatoes, cut in quarters 1 large onion, sliced 16 ounces cholent meat or flanken cut up in large chunks salt and pepper to taste 2 slices kishke (in cholent will disintegrate, CONTINUE »

December 19, 2013

An evening with Israeli journalist Yossi Klein Halevi Tuesday, Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. Moses Montefiore Anshe Emunah 7000 Rockland Hills Drive $75, includes copy of Halevi’s  book “Like Dreamers”CONTINUE »

December 19, 2013

Melissa Frank, R.N., was recently presented with Carroll Hospital Center’s November DAISY Award. A nurse at the hospital for nine years, Frank was nominated for her compassion, kindness and empathy when she went above and beyond her normal duties to ensure a patient’s daughter would be able to be with her mother during her final CONTINUE »

BY Marc Shapiro
December 19, 2013

A nonprofit education company hopes to immerse students in Jewish learning with its technologically focused programming. ShalomLearning takes a values-based approach with an emphasis on communal study and Hebrew language and prayer, and it can be used as a supplement to Hebrew school or as an at-home learning tool. “We’re talking about Jewish values, but CONTINUE »