| Mar 22, 2013
| 5:57 AM
The NCAA men's basketball tournament will generate marathon viewing this weekend, but there are entertainment programs to savor and avoid. A few highlights:
1. AMC is not making the last two "Walking Dead" episodes available to critics as the zombie...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 4:21 PM
As members of the B'nai Israel Congregation in downtown Baltimore on Sunday discussed preparations for the start of Passover, they also reflected on President Barack Obama's recent visit to Israel.
"It was a wonderful thing that the president went to...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
SOUTH BEND -- This year, they hoped for good weather as members of four west-side churches met at St. Augustine Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.
But the chilly weather had no bearing over the 75 or so marchers who, after the blessing and passing out...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Given how low the expectations were for President Barack Obama's highly publicized trip to the Middle East, it may not be saying much to declare that he exceeded them. But given the precarious state of Israeli-Palestinian relations, it would also be...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q: Why were Jesus' disciples so disheartened and fearful after His death? Hadn't He told them that He'd come back to life again? -- Mrs. M.G.
A: Yes, repeatedly Jesus assured them that although He would be put to death by His enemies, He would come...
| Mar 6, 2013
A unique Passover dish
Jerusalem-based artist Barbara Shaw has taken a fresh approach to Passover items, using an image of the flatbread on items ranging from aprons to baby bibs to coasters. It is the made-in-Israel Matzah Seder Plate that grabbed our...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 1:44 PM
“We love because he first loved us.”—1 John 4:19
After the resurrection, Peter returned to Galilee and decided to go fishing. This is after Jesus’ arrest, after Peter’s sword-swinging attempt to defend Him, after Peter&...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:24 PM
R. Weldon Schline, 92, formerly of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at Woodland Retirement Center in Orbisonia, Pa. The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. The service will be Saturday at 11...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Rising from an early grave of negative pre-release publicity, director Marc Forster and producer-star Brad Pitt's much-maligned "World War Z" emerges as a surprisingly smart, gripping and imaginative addition to the zombie-movie canon, owing as much to...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:28 AM
The Jewish Daily Foreward reporter Renee Ghert-Zand writes about a photographer capturing the faces and places of mom-and-pop shops in Tel Aviv:
One morning a week, Assi Haim roams the streets of the old neighborhoods of Tel Aviv with his camera and...
| May 24, 2013
A mother and daughter anxiously scan the aisles of an Israeli supermarket. They're not looking for fresh produce but rather a clandestine glimpse of a young man a matchmaker has proposed as a potential husband for the daughter. The mother's eye is...