Monday, April 21, 2014 Nisan 21, 5774

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"Tuesdays with Morrie," Thursday with Harold … Both offer major life lessons. And as "Tuesdays With Morrie" - the stage adaptation of the taut best-selling autobiographical Mitch Albom verbal album about a teacher and the young man he taught way beyond Brandeis U.'s brittle walls - gets ready to play the Merriam Theater beginning Nov. 1, actor Harold Gould puts...
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Jared Shelly, JE Feature
Thanks to Steven Spielberg's epic film "Schindler's List," the title character, Oskar Schindler, may be one of the world's most famous rescuers of Jews. Still, there were other non-Jewish heroes whose exploits may not have been as daring as Schindler's, but are, nonetheless, rescuers who deserve recognition. In the 1940s, Giovanni Palatucci was police chief in the small town of...
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Fall has arrived, and with it comes the colder weather. What better than to make Shabbat complete with some warm foods. Soup and salad go hand in hand, but so does salad and cholent, and if you've never made it before, here's your chance with some fabulous (and not-so-difficult) recipes. For more kid-friendly recipes on traditional Jewish foods, see Lorna...
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A quick scan of the Judaica section at any local Barnes & Noble bookstore or a search of "Jewish" on Amazon.com will likely lead to books about Kabbalah, Jewish history or maybe even how to keep a Jewish home. But fiction by Jewish authors is mixed into the grand scheme of literature, and other works aren't necessarily labeled for their...
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Adina Matusow, JE Feature
Joining an online dating Web site for the first time was a big deal for me. I'd just broken up with my boyfriend, and didn't know what to do with myself emotionally. My stepsister, Rachel, had just met this great guy through JDate. They hit it off instantly, and she seemed very happy. I wanted to be happy, too. Barry,...
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