Posted on: July 29th, 2009Author: Ben G. Frank
Ask most Americans what they know about Panama and they will declare, "Panama Canal and General Noriega," the deposed dictator now in prison.
Posted on: July 29th, 2009Author: Helen Zegerman Schwimmer
It's a story that's familiar to every student of American history. In 1620, the Pilgrims fled England aboard the Mayflower and founded the Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts, where they could freely practice their religion. A little known, but equally significant, historical event took place just a few years later in 1658, when another group seeking a haven from religious persecution sailed into Newport Harbor in Rhode Island and founded Congregation Jeshuat Israel.
Posted on: May 13th, 2009Author: Ben G. Frank
WILLEMSTAD, CURACAO---It's not everyday, or every year, or every decade, or even every century, that a beautifully-designed, 180-seat, air-conditioned synagogue rises in the Caribbean, let alone a modern Orthodox one.
Posted on: May 6th, 2009Author: Levi Stein
It isn't often a person from West Bloomfield, Mich., shares a PassoverSeder in Thailand with someone from Sydney, Australia, but that's exactly what I did this year.
Posted on: March 18th, 2009Author: Shlomo Greenwald
Aside from a poster depicting the 40th anniversary of El Al that greets visitors immediately, and a couple of El Al coasters on the coffee table, there is not much in the living room of the Upper West Side home of Marvin Goldman to suggest that he is an avid collector of El Al material and paraphernalia.
Posted on: January 21st, 2009Author: Suri Aron
Traveling to Eretz Yisrael is wonderful, regardless of how many times one has visited our land.
Posted on: January 7th, 2009Author: Jason Maoz
Imagine taking the kids on an Orlando vacation without telling them where the family will be staying.
Posted on: January 7th, 2009Author: Amy A. Dubitsky
While no one can ever guarantee great weather, I know that just the other day, on December 29th, I was sitting outside a caf?, sipping my favorite iced drink - without a jacket.
Posted on: January 7th, 2009Author: Daniela Weiss-Bronstein
Below is a listing of many attractions that are open during January and February's winter break.
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