While most of Europe is critical of Israel's war against Hizbullah, the country that most Jews think of being the most anti-Semitic is hosting a group of Israeli youth from northern Israel to ease their trauma.
Last week I tried to explain a discipline technique called "Logical Consequence".
Last week I wrote about Rabbi Avraham Reich, a decendent of Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Rymanow.
I have had many responses to the article highlighting the dilemma that occurs when couples remarry in their senior years and want to pursue their dreams and move to Israel.
While the Ukraine was the birth place of the Chassidic movement, Poland and especially the Galicia area soon became the hub for most Chassidic activity after only two generations.
One of the many forms of discipline that is used in both homes and schools that is very effective is known as "logical consequences".
The town of Gostynin is located 14 miles southwest of the city of Plock and approximately 60 miles northwest of Warsaw.
I recently wrote an article about older adults who are single (either widowed or divorced) and who have grown children with their own young families.
I recently wrote an article about older adults who are single, whether widowed or divorced, who have grown children with their own young families.
Last week saw the greatest modern (post-Holocaust) celebration of Jewish culture in Europe at the Krakow Jewish Cultural Festival.
Like my previous story of Irv and Chaya, Seymour and P'nina were both beginning second marriages and they too had grown children who were married and had children of their own.
Located just north of Warsaw on the Narew River, Pultusk is a small rural town described as being located on an island in the middle of a river.
Moshe, in N.Y., gets a call from his father in Chicago. "Son, I can't take it any more. I'm divorcing your mother. I've had enough. It's over."
July 4th is an important date in history. In the United States it is a day to celebrate independence from England.
I recently heard a story about a city rav, who was at a simcha. During the meal, there were two brands of milk on the table.
I recently had the pleasure of meeting Abe Schwartz of Detroit.
Mina was married for over 36 years.
For the last two weeks I have tried to give you a different perspective of a caregiver.
Last week Pope Benedict XVI went to Poland to honor his predecessor, Pope John Paul II.
Last week I shared a chronically ill husband's nomination of his wife for a Caregivers Award.
The issue of restitution for private property owned by Jews in Poland has long been a sore spot for many Jews of Polish origin.
Recognition of well spouses has come a long way since I first began writing about them.
Last week I told Francis' story of how she helped convince a car dealership to put in a permanent ramp and keep it accessible.
The first mention of Szczuczyn, located in northeastern Poland, was in 1466 when it was mentioned in documents as a village that belonged to private owners.
Recently I received a letter with an inquiry about the town of Mishnitz.