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Conversation With…Steven Moskovic

Conversation With…Steven Moskovic

Filmmaker Tells the Tale of “Kinderblock 66″ By Judie Jacobson In the last bloody months of World War II, the Nazis targeted Jewish children who arrived at Buchenwald in death… Read more »

KOLOT: The Sar-el experience

KOLOT: The Sar-el experience

By Harry Weller When rockets were raining down on Israel last November, many people wanted to do something tangible to show their support. I, for one, wanted to do more… Read more »

Why is this musical different than all other musicals?

Why is this musical different than all other musicals?

The Gefilte Fish Chronicles: The Musical premieres at the Warner Theater By Judie Jacobson In 1904, Abe and Minnie Dubroff immigrated from Russia to Brooklyn, N.Y. where they raised seven… Read more »

Conversation with… Pam Jenoff

Conversation with… Pam Jenoff

Discipline and tenacity are the keys to writing your first novel, says best-selling author By Judie Jacobson For Pam Jenoff, the road to becoming a best-selling author has been a… Read more »

TORAHPortion: Terumah

TORAHPortion: Terumah

By Shlomo Riskin ‘You shall make a menorah out of pure gold… its base, stem… And flowers… and its six branches extending from its sides, three branches on one side… Read more »

BY THE NUMBERS

BY THE NUMBERS

Keeping teens Jewish in CT A new study demonstrates that Jewish Student Connection (JSC) – Jewish culture clubs in public and private high schools — are achieving positive outcomes. The… Read more »

Conversation with… 
 Rabbi Rebecca Alpert  Author & Temple University professor in Fairfield Feb. 21

Conversation with… 
 Rabbi Rebecca Alpert Author & Temple University professor in Fairfield Feb. 21

“Out of Left Field: Jews and Black Baseball” By Cindy Mindell Dr. Rebecca T. Alpert is associate professor of religion and women’s studies at Temple University. Ordained as a rabbi… Read more »

Empty Nester Support Group

Empty Nester Support Group

After the last child leaves for college, mothers often find themselves with a unique opportunity to reinvent themselves. That’s not always so simple. It can be challenging to find other… Read more »

PURIM FUN AROUND CONNECTICUT!

PURIM FUN AROUND CONNECTICUT!

  Purim bursts open this year on Saturday evening, Feb. 23. But the celebration starts this week! If you are looking for some pull-out-all-the-stops Purim fun…look here. SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10… Read more »

Off White Lies is a small story, beautifully told

Off White Lies is a small story, beautifully told

By Michael Fox “Off White Lies,” the wonderfully graceful and intelligent debut feature by Israeli director Maya Kenig, is a road movie with a twist. Instead of fleeing the comforts… Read more »

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