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  • Prayers for the dead have a long and noble tradition

    Q: My husband died in April of this year after a three-year battle with cancer. At the wake, the priest asked us to pray for his soul. Other than, "May he rest in peace," what prayers did he have in mind? In mourning. -- C., Melville, NY A: Most of our...
  • Review: 'The Nazis Next Door' by Eric Lichtblau

    Review: 'The Nazis Next Door' by Eric Lichtblau
    It is no longer a revelation that U.S. intelligence services and other government agencies allowed thousands of Nazis, from rocket scientists to concentration camp guards, to stream into this country after World War II. Richard Rashke's excellent 2013...
  • Israel's one-armed sharpshooter to speak in Springs, Boynton

    Israel's one-armed sharpshooter to speak in Springs, Boynton
    After he lost his left arm in a mortar attack near Gaza and was lying in the hospital, Izzy Ezagui made a decision: He was going to rejoin the Israeli army. Despite objections from doctors and many in the military — and even the prime minister &#...
  • Museum dedicated to Jewish history in Poland opens in Warsaw

    A museum dedicated to the history of Jews in Poland officially opened in Warsaw this week at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto. The museum opened its doors to the public last year, but the event Tuesday formally inaugurated the institution, whose...
  • Book Events: Authors Live!, 'Scrooge' Fun And Anne Rice

    Book Events: Authors Live!, 'Scrooge' Fun And Anne Rice
    A free family event centered on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" will be presented by Hartford Stage and author Carlo DeVito at Barnes & Noble at Blue Back Square in West Hartford on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. DeVito will talk about his...
  • Around Town: Here's a not-so-scary guide to haunted fun

    The Halloween season officially began in August at the Montrose CVS, and will conclude Friday night. Meanwhile, the local merchants are gearing up for Christmas and it’s never too early to prepare for the Rose Parade. In that spirit, here’...
  • Wedded: Carly Hamburger and Joe Ornstein

    Wedded: Carly Hamburger and Joe Ornstein
    Date: Aug. 16 Her story: Carly Hamburger, 29, grew up in Owings Mills. She is a health educator for the American Lung Association. Her parents, Lisa and Rick Hamburger, live in Owings Mills. His story: Joe Ornstein, 27, grew up in Charleston, S.C....
  • Name-calling flap is latest sign of tension between Israel and U.S.

    A flap over an American official’s reported use of a barnyard epithet to describe Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu illustrates a more serious debate over whether the country’s ties with the United States have been irretrievably...
  • Violence leads Israel to close contested Temple Mount-Al Aqsa site

    The contested Temple Mount and Al Aqsa mosque compound was closed to worshipers and visitors Thursday after back-to-back shootings incited fresh riots — a reflection of the deep passions aroused by the site, among the holiest places for both Jews...
  • Next tropical storm won't be easy to pronounce: Isaias

    Next tropical storm won't be easy to pronounce: Isaias
    If another tropical storm forms in the Atlantic basin this season, it will be named Isaias. The proper pronunciation: ees-ah-EE-ahs. Trying saying that five times fast. I can see television weather forecasters stumbling all over this one. I'm having a...
  • Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses

    Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses
    LISA VUKOVIC KRAJNAK, a sales associate at Weichert, Realtors' Easton office, was recently recognized for her exceptional industry success in September. Vukovic Krajnak was a top producer in serving the Main Line, Bucks, Chester, Delaware,...