From the Editor


Hope is where the heart is

  • ryan-smith
  • Dec 01 2015
  • 0

I’m a glass-half-full kind of guy, so it was hard for me to admit that my father, who was forgetting things and not ... Read More

Around Town


Raising kids with spirituality

  • leslee-komaiko
  • Dec 01 2015
  • 0

Rabbi Paul Kipnes and his wife of 25 years, Michelle November, know a thing or two about kids. The couple has three ... Read More



Woman finds inspiration from a mother who hoarded

  • ayala-or-el
  • Dec 01 2015
  • 0

Malka Nedivi is known for her huge sculptures — roughly hewn, sometimes eerie figures that can reach up to 10 feet ... Read More

Dining In

Noodle Latkes
Photos by Lynn Pelkey
Food preparation and 
styling by Judy Zeidler

Lotsa latkes for Chanukah

  • judy-zeidler
  • Dec 01 2015
  • 0

Chanukah, which begins the night of Dec. 6, has always been a joyous holiday celebrated more in the home than in the ... Read More

Tribe Life


Getting fit after a fried-food-fest

  • julie-bien
  • Dec 01 2015
  • 0

After eight days of latkes and sufganiyot, you might be ready to recommit to healthful habits. But we could all use ... Read More