Mishmash

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December 12, 2013

Chana Bernstein: Have brunch and then make a snowman! Kenny Sprafkin: Go to work because I can get a lot done when no one else is there. Tanya Ruttenberg: I love to organize and do household things that I usually can’t get to. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.CONTINUE »

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BY Baltimore Jewish Council
December 12, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan, a powerful cyclone, hit the Philippines in early November. Although the cyclone did not directly affect Israel in any way, Israel immediately sent a delegation to help with medical treatment and repairing damaged infrastructures. Operation Islands of Hope was a delegation comprised of 150 people and 100 tons of humanitarian and medical supplies. CONTINUE »

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BY Chayim Lando
December 12, 2013

By Peter Rabbins Cloth 2013, 304 pages What caused this book review to be written? Is it because the book was written? Or, perhaps, because the reviewer was born. The printing press, the personal computer, Aristotle and myriad other factors can all be taken into consideration when asking the question, “What caused this book review CONTINUE »

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December 5, 2013

Robert Gootzit: Donating money. Libby Berman: Helping The Associated find places for Russian immigrants . Bill Abadie: I donate clothes and goods from around the house. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.CONTINUE »

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BY Roey Tshuva
December 5, 2013

The first jelly doughnut in the bakeries symbolizes the opening of “Festivals Season” in Israel. During this time — seven days of vacation from school — parents are looking for activities for their kids. Unlike the summer vacation, when children can spend a lot of time at the pool or the beach, it is usually CONTINUE »