Would fighting or violence in Israel prevent you from visiting the country?

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Rachel Massre: Personally, it would. I would be worried about safety. Miriam Gross: No. My family is there visiting right now. Sheindel Shapiro: Things are really bad at this moment. At this point, I wouldn’t go just stam but if any of my grandchildren were there, I’d be there in a heartbeat. Want to place an order online?… Read More

What is one of your favorite books?

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Marilyn Soclof: “Call It Sleep” by Henry Roth. Herb Scher: I’m not a book reader but I read magazines. National Geographic and Smithsonian are  my favorites. Sharon Scher: “The Lost Wife” by Alyson Richman. It’s about a young couple who falls in love and get separated during the Holocaust. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.

Are you taking any vacations this summer?

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Joe Smith: Perhaps South Carolina. Adina Levitan: I am going to work at a camp in the mountains. Debbie and Ron Weinberg: We are on it right now! We are visiting Baltimore from California. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.

What are your feelings on the upcoming June primary elections?

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Tonie Wallace: I think primary elections are nessacary to thin the flock. We live in  Virginia, but I think Gansler would be good for Maryland. Chani Herman: I moved here a couple years ago so I am not very politically involved yet in Baltimore. I am a very political person and do want to get involved though…. Read More

It’s almost Shavuos; what is your favorite cheesecake?

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Greta Hirmes: Chocolate chip with chocolate crust. Shirley Hecht: Any! My favorite kind is any cheesecake. Sylvia Gluckstern: I haven’t eaten cheesecake in a hundred years. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.

Name a female leader who you admire

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Polina Mirskiy: Besides my mother, Golda Meir. Searle Mitnick: Devorah from Shoftim. She assumed leadership when it was necessary. Tziporah was anotherbiblical woman who stepped up to be a leader. Mandee Heinl: Golda Meir; she’s such a strong leadership example for people to look up to. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.

What is your favorite summertime activity?

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Marny Bennof: Swimming in a pool on a warm day. Debbie Pearlmutter: Gardening and going to the beach. Charlie Abzug: Long walks on Shabbat and enjoying fresh air. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.