Gwen J: Drink hot coffee. Harriet Rosenzweig: Layer your clothes. Iris Levin: If you don’t have to go out, stay in. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.
In this charming novel, newly out in trade paperback, would-be writer Slava Gelman, stuck in a low-level, clerk-like job at a prestigious magazine, stumbles into an outlet for his creative desires. He invents biographies to help his grandfather and the old man’s Soviet-émigré acquaintances qualify for German compensation payments — whether they deserve any or,… Read More
A Jewish day school soccer player from Florida has accepted a scholarship to play Division I soccer. Aaron Franco of the Samuel Scheck Hillel Community School in Miami signed this week to play at the University of Maryland. Franco, the team’s co-captain, led the Lions to the Florida state finals last year. Franco will be… Read More
Pictured is the Baltimore Hebrew College’s high school class of 1962. Can you identify anyone in this photo? Contact Joanna Church, 410-732-6400, ext. 226 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To see more of the Jewish Museum’s extensive collection and find out who has been identified in past photos, visit jewishmuseummd.org/tag/once-upon-a-time-2/
The history and culture of European Jewry is widely known, but many people are unfamiliar with the Jews of Asia and the contributions that Jews made in Asian countries. For example, small pockets of Jewish communities peacefully existed in China over the last several centuries, and even today, there are active Jewish synagogues in India…. Read More
Sheldon Adelson is donating another $40 million to Birthright Israel, and the Azrieli Foundation will give $5 million. The gifts for the free 10-day educational trips to Israel for Jewish young adults were announced recently. The latest donation to the Birthright Israel Foundation from Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelsonís Adelson Family Foundation adds to the… Read More
Four employees of the Concord House Commissary share a happy moment in this undated photo. Can you identify anyone in this photo? Contact Joanna Church, 410-732-6400, ext. 226 or email@example.com. To see more of the Jewish Museum’s extensive collection and find out who has been identified in past photos, visit jewishmuseummd.org/tag/once-upon-a-time-2/
Trish Broccolina: My wish is no Frank Broccolina: I really don’t care. It’s immaterial to me. Chris B.: We haven’t had a snow day yet, so I hope we have six more weeks of winter. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.
Joel Sacks has been writing for a long time, but last fall, his first published novel, “City of Cards,” was released. The book follows the stories of three MIT students who meet in an economics class in 1992. Although they don’t meet up again until more than a decade later, their lives become intertwined as… Read More