From the Editor


From Exodus to Israel in a month

  • ryan-smith
  • Mar 23 2015
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During a recent Tot Shabbat at my synagogue, sometime between the kids “skipping, skipping, skipping” and ... Read More

Around Town


Connecting with survivors

  • leslee-komaiko
  • Mar 24 2015
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Above: Cantor Judy Greenfeld, second from left; Sandra Gelfat, fourth from left; and Hannah Mandel, second from ... Read More



Yefim Bronfman: Piano man

  • rick-schultz
  • Mar 23 2015
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Above: Yefim Bronfman. Photo by Frank Stewart After hearing the Israeli-American pianist Yefim Bronfman rip ... Read More

Dining In

Passover Orange Sponge Cake. Photos by Dan Kacvinski. Food preparation and styling by Judy Zeidler

Ancient story, modern meal: Traditional Passover seder gets an update

  • judy-zeidler
  • Mar 23 2015
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We began receiving e-mails and telephone calls in early January from family members and friends asking to be included ... Read More

Tribe Life


Shopping: Get liberated from seder stress

  • julie-bien
  • Mar 23 2015
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Although there’s nothing quite as satisfying for an amateur chef as hosting an elaborate dinner — or seder — it ... Read More