Friday, July 11, 2014 Tammuz 13, 5774

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In 2006, Arnon Goldfinger found himself in a situation familiar to virtually anyone who has experienced the death of an older relative. He was tasked with the responsibility of emptying out the Tel Aviv flat where his maternal grandmother, Gerda Tuchler, lived for 70 years, from the time she and his grandfather, Kurt, immigrated to Israel from Nazi Germany in...
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See the likeness of the first Jewish American commodore on Independence Mall
Who is that man and what did he do? That’s what Gary "Yuri" Tabach, a recently retired U.S...
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Plus a twist on lasagna
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Rivka Tal
We don’t hear the expression “a meat-and-potatoes man” very much these days, if at all (too sexist, too unhealthy, etc.). But the truth is that protein and some kind of starch have been the basis of good old American meals for decades. The lasagna below doesn’t exactly fit this image, but it’s too good to miss. ‘Unstuffed’ Couscous Chicken Breasts...
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Jay Kholos doesn’t hesitate when asked where he got the idea for A Stoop on Orchard Street , his musical re­telling of the turn-of-the-20th-century Jewish immigrant experience in New York: “The Yankees’ Old-Timers’ Day,” he says with a laugh. Of course, that’s not the whole story behind the show that is now playing at the Dell Theater of the National...
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Sally Friedman
Write a memoir in six words? It sounds preposterous, but Larry Smith has compiled books from such six-word missives, including one focused on Jewish life. Hear him speak at three local appearances over the coming weeks.
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National Museum of American Jewish History
1:00 PM
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Klein Jewish Community Center
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National Museum of American Jewish History
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