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Passover

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Top Passover Articles

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  • In Theory: When one's compass starts to turn

    Earlier this month, the publication Scientific American reported that a series of studies at both Harvard University and the University of Utah showed that people are more likely to make ethical decisions in the morning than they are as the day wears on....
  • Israeli diplomatic staff go on strike worldwide over pay

    Israeli diplomatic staff go on strike worldwide over pay
    JERUSALEM -- Israel's Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem was closed Monday and Israeli embassies shuttered worldwide after the country’s diplomatic staff declared an indefinite strike, frustrating high-level travel plans and foreign policy protocol....
  • Passover pop-up, Italian style: KCRW's Evan Kleiman does haroset and pollo arrosto

    Passover's just a few weeks away. And Evan Kleiman, host of KCRW's "Good Food" and owner of the erstwhile trattoria Angeli Caffe on Melrose Avenue, is getting ready. In preparation for Passover Seder, the feast that commemorates the Jewish holiday,...
  • All-American cookbook from 1901

    All-American cookbook from 1901
    Lizzie Black Kander has been called the "Jane Addams of Milwaukee" for her tireless social service work, which included editing and publishing "The Settlement Cook Book" in 1901. The book provided more than recipes; it taught newcomers to this country how...
  • Scholar fights to keep Jewish artifacts from returning to Iraq

    WASHINGTON — Harold Rhode still recalls the euphoria he felt a decade ago after finding thousands of dripping, moldy artifacts of Iraq's once-vibrant Jewish community in the flooded basement of Saddam Hussein's intelligence service headquarters in...
  • Wrapping our minds around the Noah story in the Bible

     
    Those of you who refuse for whatever reason to consider seriously the observations of comedian Bill Maher are excused from reading this item and offering your withering assessments of him in the comment thread. Move right along. There's still time......
  • At start of Passover, Baltimore congregants embrace message of peace

    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...
  • Winn-Dixie in Tamarac has "Model Matzah Bakery" on Sunday

    Winn-Dixie in Tamarac has "Model Matzah Bakery" on Sunday
    Chabad of Tamarac and the Tamarac Winn-Dixie supermarket at 7015 N. University Dr. are hosting the fifth annual “Model Matzah Bakery” on Sunday to prepare for Passover. The free event is from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m The workshop includes baking...
  • Congressman takes to Twitter for Passover movie twists

    Congressman takes to Twitter for Passover movie twists
    Some are outrageously funny. Others deserve a chuckle. And plenty are bad – or good enough, depending on your sense of humor – to elicit a groan of oy vey. With Congress off for its Passover-Easter recess, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, a Democrat...
  • Ted Deutch's Passover movie titles tweets

    Some of U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch's movie title tweets. Still more #PassoverMovieTitles Djews UnchainedThis is 40 (Years in the Desert)Thanks to @s_rahamim for these! — Rep. Ted Deutch (@RepTedDeutch) March 26, 2013 More #PassoverMovieTitles The...
  • Wasserman Schultz, Frankel get up close look at Fort Lauderdale runway project

    Wasserman Schultz, Frankel get up close look at Fort Lauderdale runway project
    DANIA BEACH – From a new mountain towering 65 feet over Federal Highway, U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Lois Frankel surveyed a massive airport construction project Monday and said they were pleased with the view. Touring what will become...