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.
By Arthur Allen W.W. Norton & Company, 400 pages While it can be hard to find positive stories from World War II, Arthur Allen tells a gem of a tale. While uprisings such as the one that took place in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1943 are well documented, resistance in scientific labs is not as… Read More
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.
I am going to surprise you. I decided to go on a tour to help better my skills and knowledge and become a “better-rounded” spirit, hospitality gal. That being said, I took a tour of the closest brewery to my home, Union Craft Brewery. Greeted by two of the three co-owners, Pikesville-raised Adan Benesch and… Read More
By Eve Harris Black Cat, 371 pages Long-listed for the 2013 Man Booker Prize, “The Marrying of Chani Kaufman” by first-time novelist Eve Harris takes the reader behind the scenes and into the lives of 19-year-old Chani Kaufman, her fiance, Baruch Levy, and Rabbi Chaim and Rebbitzin Rivka Silbermann, who counsel the young couple on… Read More
It is a rare day when all the stars and the heavens come together; one recent Tuesday was such a day. Thirteen haredi women, each from a different stream of the religious mosaic, graduated from a new program that provides them with opportunities to work in Israel. The project, which trains such women to work… Read More
By Daniel Gordis Schocken, 320 pages Daniel Gordis calls Menachem Begin “the most Jewish of Israel’s prime ministers” and a leader now much missed. “I wrote this book to find out why,” said Gordis, also a rabbi and senior vice president at Shalem College in Jerusalem. How could “someone so polarizing, so controversial … appear… Read More
Lambert Zirkind: It’s our place, it’s our home. Lindsay Gold: It is the place of our culture. There are so many facets of why it is important; it’s a place where we can all enjoy each other. Marsha Argo: Because it’s my ethnicity. It’s important that the Jews have a home. Want to place an order online? Visit… Read More
If your brain is about to explode from a stockpile of opinions, ideas and observations that burn to break out, then maybe you should consider blogging. Blogs are a great way to openly express your views on a variety of subjects, share vital information, educate readers with your wealth of knowledge and leave your mark… Read More