Car Safety a Concern for All Ages

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Mandee and Steven Heinl were engaged in February 2011. As part of the planning for their June 2012 wedding, they went car shopping. “We knew we wanted a family, and [we knew that] we were going to have this car when we started our family,” said Mandee of the 2012 Acura RDX they purchased in… Read More

SILBERSCHLAG

SILBERSCHLAG — On August 20, 2013, DOLORES (nee Rohlfing); beloved wife of the late David Silberschlag; loving mother of Judee Schwartzman; devoted sister of Frederick (Marilyn) Rohlfing; cherished grandmother of Scott and Jimmy Schwartzman; also survived by many loving friends and family members. She was, and always will be, cherished and remembered with love, fondness… Read More

Apple Cider Vinaigrette

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3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar 2 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1⁄4 cup vegetable oil 1⁄2 tablespoon local honey 1⁄8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Combine all ingredients and whisk briskly until smooth, or combine all ingredients in a jar and shake, making an emulsion.

Summer Camp In Odessa

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By Marina Moldavanskaya   The Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI) youth summer camp “City of Roads and Masters” took place in Odessa from July 5-12. An amazing world of Jewish life was created by the JAFI madrichim (counselors). Children of different ages gathered to make their first steps into the Jewish world. On the first day of… Read More

Plum Tomatoes With Cumin-Cornbread Crumbs

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8 medium plum tomatoes salt and freshly ground pepper Topping: 3⁄4 cup cornbread stuffing mix, crumbled with fingers 1⁄4 cup finely chopped pecans 11⁄2 teaspoons chopped dried basil 3⁄4 teaspoon ground cumin 3-6 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley or 2 teaspoons dried For topping: In a medium bowl, stir together all topping… Read More

Rice Pilaf With Fideo (Angel Hair) Nests

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6 tablespoons nondairy or regular margarine or butter 6 angel hair pasta nests 1 cup uncooked long-grain rice 2 cans (101⁄2 ounces each, preferably beef consommé, undiluted) 11⁄2 cups chicken broth 11⁄2 cups water Melt the margarine in a large nonstick skillet. Add nests, and sauté over moderate heat until golden on each side, carefully… Read More

Traditional Chicken Soup With An Asian Twist

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Remember when Bubbie’ s chicken soup had circles of yellow fat on top? Here’ s a new healthier version to try. 3-4 packages Ramen Noodle chicken soup mix with curly noodles 2 cups homemade or canned chicken broth 1 cup canned carrots, drained and thinly sliced 1 cup cooked spinach, drained about 2 cups cooked… Read More

Little Red Corvette

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As a child, Steven Lesser dreamed of having a Corvette to call his own. His father wanted to help him reach that goal and offered him an incentive the year he turned 16. If he made the dean’s list and the football team at Baltimore City College High School, he would buy him any car… Read More

Volunteering Overseas: A Journey of Meaningful Engagement

By Jen Grossman Vice-chair, JVC It wasn’t until I was midway over the Atlantic Ocean, that it hit me that I was really en route to Israel. The planning had been in the works for months, but the reality of it hadn’t seemed tangible until this moment. I hadn’t been to Israel in 21 years… Read More