Jake Horowitz

You Should Know … Jake Horowitz

Jake Horowitz, 25, lives in Pigtown with a roommate who was one of his classmates at Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School, and he still...
Rachel Kutler

You Should Know … Rachel Kutler

There were times, when Rachel Kutler was in social work school, that her clinical work left her frustrated. She remembers calling around looking for...
Sheldon Caplis

Sheldon Caplis fundraises for the future

When Sheldon Caplis’ father died in 1964, it was unheard of for African American mourners to come and sit shiva for a local Jewish...
Dana Kobrin

You Should Know … Dana Kobrin

Meet the newest resident of Moishe House Baltimore. Dana Kobrin, 25, moved to Baltimore last month. She is getting her master’s in social work from...
Rabbi Daniel Cotzin Burg of Beth Am

Rabbi Daniel Cotzin Burg strives for social justice at Beth Am

Since taking on his leadership role at Beth Am Synagogue, Rabbi Daniel Cotzin Burg, 45, has devoted much of his time to social justice...
Cara Saval

You Should Know … Cara Saval

Cara Saval has deep roots in Baltimore. Her family has lived in the area for five generations. Her great-great-grandparents immigrated from Russia, and in 1932,...
Meredith Weisel

ADL’s Meredith Weisel addresses antisemitism in the wake of Israel-Hamas conflict

The Anti-Defamation League has documented a surge in antisemitic incidents this month, triggered by recent fighting between Israel and Hamas. Protesters have waved signs...
Dominique Butler

You Should Know … Dominique Butler

Dominique Butler’s art is a reflection of who she is, of her multiracial identity and connection to nature. Butler, 26, is an artist who lives...
Linda G. Katz

Linda G. Katz is ready to lead CHANA’s board

Linda G. Katz will have a lot to do after she officially becomes the new chair of CHANA on June 16, not the least...
Shelly Hettleman

Shelly Hettleman betters life through policy

By Harry Lichtman Shelly Hettleman has long had an interest in politics, and she’s come far since running for student government in grade school. Hettleman, 56,...