Making the system work: Del. Sandy Rosenberg

12/2/20: Update: The Maryland Stadium Authority will award a contract for the planning and design of a new racing facility at Pimlico in January.​   Del....
Thia Steinhardt in Lithuania

You Should Know … Thia Steinhardt

Last winter, Thia Steinhardt went on a journey through her family history. Steinhardt, 26, traveled with some friends on a week-long visit to Lithuania and...
Shirah Wealcatch

With modesty and style: Shirah Wealcatch

“Rent the Dress, Own the Night” is the tagline for Liylah, an in-store and online rental boutique for modest evening gowns in Pikesville’s Greenspring...
Elliot Bromberg

You Should Know … Elliot Bromberg

By Lisa Woolfson By night, Elliot Bromberg is a stand-up comedian. The 23-year-old University of Maryland graduate co-hosts the weekly Zoom comedy show “Witty Wednesday.”...
Jennie Schwartz

Ante up for the IDF: Jennie Schwartz

By Justin Regan Jennie Schwartz, 53, is an OB-GYN from Reisterstown who’s been playing cards all her life. From family game nights as a kid,...
Stacy Jarvis

You Should Know … Stacy Jarvis

Stacy Jarvis says she took somewhat of a strange route into Israel education. Originally from Philadelphia, she attended Penn State, where she attained her bachelor’s,...
Jonathan Palevsky

Curator of a music museum: Jonathan Palevsky

Jonathan Palevsky, interim general manager at WBJC 91.5, is honored to give Baltimore’s its own local classical music station. Palevsky, 60, grew up in Montreal,...
Alexandria Rodriguez

You Should Know … Alexandria Rodriguez

A Latina Jew, Alexandria Rodriguez is excited about getting involved in Baltimore’s Jews of color community. Rodriguez, 33, grew up in El Paso, Texas, and...
Michalah Hoffman

Working around limitations: Michalah Hoffman

Michalah Hoffman, community social worker for the Jewish Federation of Howard County, provides support to struggling, isolated residents of the Howard County’s Jewish community. Some...
Tyler Vile

You Should Know … Tyler Vile

Tyler Vile, 27, is a published author of Jewish stories. It’s important to her to include women, LGBTQ characters and characters with disabilities in her...