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A Purim Nes

12 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
He was used to my premonitions. So I called my labor coach she said she would bring her car close to where I was staying.

Holidays And Loose Pockets

The whole purpose of any holiday is for one to separate from the vanities of the world and [cling] to Hashem and His Torah.

The Megillah Of 5777

Donald Trump’s election was a complete surprise to many. In fact every poll predicted that he would lose. How were they all so wrong?

Who Is Honored?

In parshat Tetzaveh, for once Moses, the hero, the leader, the liberator, the lawgiver, is offstage. Instead our focus is on his elder brother Aaron who, elsewhere, is often in the background.

Purim And The Joy Of Life

Granted, these might be additional reasons to celebrate, but isn’t life a much greater reason?

Kitchen Sink And All: What’s Included In The Sale Of A...

According to Jewish law and indeed any law, the best way to avoid such unpleasant situations is to be very specific in the contract of sale.

V’Nahafoch Hu: Tips For Eating From Megillas Esther

Some tips from Megillas Esther that can help with compulsive eating, and in general with behaviors we would like to modify. But remember, have a freilichen Purim!

Revving Up For United Jerusalem’s 50th Anniversary

"The Jewish nation's bonds to Jerusalem are perhaps the deepest there have ever been in history between a people and a city."

Spring Training Is Finally Here!

11 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
It hit me like a baseball bat on my head. I had been sitting next to Red Smith, the legendary sports columnist who knew Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Ty Cobb and other baseball greats.

COJO Breakfast Brings Out Community Leaders

A multi-faceted, non-sectarian, non-profit social service agency that acts as the eyes and ears of the community to address communal and individual concerns and needs, COJO provides assistance to more than 24,000 clients with more than 55,000 services.

Jerome Kern And ‘Ol’ Man River’

He collaborated with many of the leading librettists and lyricists of his era and created dozens of Broadway musicals and Hollywood films in a career that lasted more than four decades.

Looking At Anti-Semitism With One Eye Closed

We have long written off the charge that Donald Trump himself is in any way a promoter of anti-Semitic sentiment or action, if only because of his personal history.

The Sessions Recusal Controversy In Perspective

The seed of the recusal issue was planted when in the course of his confirmation hearings Mr. Sessions responded to a question about contacts senior Trump campaign staff may have had with Russian officials.

Trump, Radical Islam, And U.S.-Israel Relations: An Interview with Gregg Roman,...

I think the rollout of Trump’s first executive order on immigration was amateur. But the spirit of the order was correct.

Purim And Food

The moment we focus on our physical satisfaction, we are extremely vulnerable to destructive influences.

Before or After? The Resource Room Debate

9 Adar 5777 – March 6, 2017
There is a debate within educational circles today as to whether resource rooms or learning centers should remediate or accelerate.

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