| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, with an outdoor event sponsored by the JCC of Greater New Haven, the Cheshire Jewish community, Temple Beth David and Congregation KOL AMI. There will be hands-on activities for kids, and learning sessions for...
| Aug 5, 2013
With apologies to one of Passover's Four Questions: Why is this Rosh Hashanah different from past Rosh Hashanahs?
The Jewish high holiday falls on Sept. 4, the result of the upcoming leap year on the Jewish calendar. Because Rosh Hashanah is so early...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:07 PM
A failure to resolvea scheduling conflict with the Orioles has jeopardized the Ravens’ chances of hosting the NFL’s 2013regular-season opener, an honor bestowed on the Super Bowl champions for the last decade.
The NFL was expected to announce...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 7:08 AM
The Sept. 5 conflict that has the Super Bowl champion Ravens scheduled to open their season and the Orioles to host the Chicago White Sox the same night is getting a lot of buzz right now.
But as I said this morning on 105.7 The Fan’s “The...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:02 PM
In the greater context of world affairs, the scheduling problem that has put the Ravens and Orioles at odds this week doesn't really amount to a whole lot, but the public relations dust-up over what normally would be a non-descript Thursday night in early...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:38 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that there's no resolution yet to the scheduling conflict between the Ravens and the Orioles regarding Sept. 5.
Goodell did express optimism that an accommodation can be reached so the Super Bowl champion...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:12 PM
The Ravens and the NFL will open up their 2013 regular season on the road after failing to find compromise in a scheduling conflict with the Orioles and Major League Baseball.
Both the Ravens and Orioles released statements Friday saying that...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The league’s top decision makers will spend the next three days at the posh Arizona Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix for the NFL Annual Meetings. On the agenda is voting on several potential rule changes, along with an address by commissioner Roger...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Hillcrest Grangers learned interesting New Year's traditions that are observed in other countries during their New Year's program held Jan. 9 in the community room of the Berlin office of Somerset Trust Co.
The David and Kathy Onstead family...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:54 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan legislative committee has approved a bill ensuring students could still qualify for perfect attendance awards if they miss school to observe a religious holiday.
Legislation unanimously approved Wednesday by the...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:06 AM
The holiday season, stretching from Thanksgiving Day until New Year's Day, is one of the happiest periods for many farm families. Although harvest is usually not finished when Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving Day in October, by Thanksgiving Day in the U....
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The NFL will release its regular-schedule tonight at 8 p.m. during an NFL Network special which is expected to confirm what the Ravens have suspected for weeks: They'll open the season on Sept. 5 against the Denver Broncos.
The league is holding off...