| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Betty J. Alevizatos, a retired elementary school educator who was active in the affairs of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation, died of cancer Friday at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. She was 84.
The daughter of Christ...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The only church destroyed by the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center will be rebuilt, more than a decade later.
Groundbreaking on a new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church took place over the weekend. Construction is expected to be...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:28 AM
Event highlights for the weekend and beyond in and around the South suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events.
Bolingbrook High School Fall Choir...
| Aug 14, 2014
An Orthodox rabbi, Joseph Raksin, was murdered in cold blood, while walking to Temple Saturday morning in North Miami Beach. The police indicate that two young men confronted the rabbi and shot him following an altercation. But, at least one witness...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Let us be clear: Halloween was not canceled. Not in Newington. Not anywhere.
The story of the Newington school system's Halloween policy is a study in the ability of the digital universe to inflame muttonheads scattered all over the continent. Ebola...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Miami-Dade County-Miami-Dade County's Jewish community is growing for the first time in almost 40 years, according to a population study recently released by the Greater Miami Jewish Federation.
The "2014 Greater Miami Jewish Federation Population...
| Sep 26, 2014
Sunday, Sept. 28
"The Mousetrap" Final performance of Agatha Christie's murder mystery takes place at 2 p.m. at Laurel Mill Playhouse, 508 Main St. Tickets are $20, $15 for students 12 and younger, active-duty military and seniors 65 and older....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Felix, a middle-aged atheist adrift without family ties, and Meira, a young Hasidic woman feeling lost and smothered under nearly the opposite circumstances, find tentative connection in one another in Canadian helmer Maxime Giroux's somberly seductive...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Actresses Elissa Solomon and Janet Weakley are hilarious together in playwright Sharon Goldner's short play "Mrs. Greenblatt's Place In The Universe," running now through Sept. 21 at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale.
The Goldner ten minute play is part...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Jamie Geller, world-renowned kosher food celebrity, will appear at the Tamarac Winn-Dixie (7015 N. University Drive) from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11 to help local Jews prepare for the upcoming Jewish New Year. Winn-Dixie is expecting more...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:57 PM
September 2013: The United States and Russia reach a deal to rid Syria of its arsenal of chemical weapons, promoting Jewish groups to suspend their efforts lobbying for U.S. strikes against Damascus.
Rabbi Philip Berg, founder of the Kabbalah Centre...