| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:17 PM
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...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Chef Laura Frankel will be getting all schmaltzy March 6 as she touts the flavor and health benefits of using chicken fat in Passover dishes during a cooking class at the Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership, 610 S. Michigan Ave....
| 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...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Greatness is a tough gig. Now that President Obama has been sworn in for a second term, people are asking what he wants his legacy to be. Perhaps Obama asks himself: How will people remember me? This "me" component is alien to greatness and...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, Pastor Rachel Black will give the sermon at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be “Saved to Serve.” Mary Medas will be worship leader. Sunday school at 9 a.m. A congregational business meeting...
| May 12, 2013
He would be named Asaph. In January of 1987, Evelyn Schwapp found in the Old Testament the name of King David's chief musician, one appointed to raise the sounds of God's joy. She had been a member of the Glory Chapel choir in Hartford and more than...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:03 AM
It was wholly a pleasure to get your thoughts about the current debate over illegal immigrants and how to approach the nettlesome challenge they represent to us -- and we to them.
It was good of you to rehearse some classical history for...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:06 AM
The snow on the day after the Christian observance of Palm Sunday and the first day of the Jewish observance of Passover was certainly an unusual occurrence in Harford County.
The most vital of holidays for both faiths are very closely associated with...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Q: My wife and I had a discussion last night concerning the different time periods we actually celebrate Easter. Sometimes, Easter is in mid-April, and sometimes in early March. We celebrate the birth of Christ on Dec. 25 every year, yet there's no...
| Mar 30, 2013
Celebrate commitment of farmers, ranchers every day
To the editor:
On March 19, the U.S. Department of Agriculture joined millions of Americans in
celebrating National Agriculture Day.
National Agriculture Day provides an important opportunity...