In-person interfaith volunteering returns to Baltimore Jewish Council

People experiencing homelessness in the Baltimore area are getting a little extra help courtesy of the Jewish and Christian communities, thanks to the in-person...

Arts & Life

Allison Friedman

You Should Know … Allison Friedman

As a graduate of Krieger Schechter Day School who had her bat mitzvah at Chizuk Amuno Congregation, Allison Friedman is returning to her roots...

A gritty novel by Sholom Aleichem is published in English for the first time

By Penny Schwartz Move over, Tevye the dairyman. Make room for Moshkele the thief, the rough and tumble rogue hero in a newly rediscovered work...
Rabbi Mitchell Wohlberg

Rabbi Wohlberg gleans wisdom from the rich and famous

When asked about the timing of his new book, Rabbi Mitchell Wohlberg starts to get a little emotional. Last month, Wohlberg, rabbi of Beth Tfiloh...


Lt. Col. Yochai Guiski

Opinion | China now holds the keys to an Iran nuclear deal

By Lt. Col. Yochai Guiski Iran has come to the conclusion that a deal with the United States and Europe over its nuclear capabilities no...
Yael Zelinger

Opinion | A lesson on differences and inclusion

By Yael Zelinger “Ouch!” yelled my 12-year-old son, Elijah, when he arrived home from camp after I gave him a big hug. He mumbled something...
Ben Wahlberg

Parshat Lech Lecha: Trust and healthy relationships

By Ben Wahlberg In this week’s parshah, Lech Lecha, God tells Abraham and Sarah to go on a journey to the land of Canaan. This really...

Nation and World

Colin Powell with Ariel Sharon

Colin Powell, who brokered the Middle East ‘road map’ to peace, dies at 84

Colin Powell will be remembered in history as the first Black U.S. national security advisor, the first Black military chief of staff and the...

With Yair Lapid at his side, Blinken uses a word that Israel has been...

Yair Lapid got what he wanted out of his Washington visit: the word “every,” instead of “other.” During Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s first meeting...
Orthodox Jewish man takes a selfie

For Orthodox Jews, WhatsApp outage highlighted community infrastructure

By Julia Gergely and Shira Hanau Asher Lovy was expecting a flood of notifications on the morning of Oct. 4 when he posted information about...

Food & Dining

Change-of-season dinners

By Keri White As fall progresses, we start to say a fond farewell to summer’s produce. However, warm temperatures may still linger well into the...
etrogim in syrup

Squeezing the most out of etrogim

By Sasha Rogelberg Sukkot is meant to celebrate the beauty of impermanence, symbolized by the temporary structure under which one dwells. However, after the holiday, there’s...
Stuffed pepper soup

Stuffed pepper soup: Easy and perfect for fall

By Jessica Grann As the weather changes and summer turns into fall, I start making soup again. This recipe is a variation of my mom’s...

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