Rocco the Hockey-Playing Jew Meets Sugar Land, Texas

The first stop on a possible rise to the major leagues for a kid from Heschel? The wilds of suburban Houston.

Lakewood Cops Lend a Hand During Shabbat

Police now turn on lights, pick up meds for N.J. town’s Orthodox residents

No One Wants to Buy Hitler’s Toilet

While the strange artifact is technically for sale, no offers have ever been made

Mayor Steven Fulop Aims to Reinvent Jersey City

Buzz surrounds the new mayor–a Goldman Sachs alum and Iraq War vet

My Grandfather’s Transistor Radio Became a Lifeline During Hurricane Sandy

That radio bonded me to my grandfather, and to God, when I was a child. Decades later, it helped keep my family safe during a disaster.

Golda Meir: Cory Booker’s Ghostwriter?

In his Senate victory speech, Cory Booker cribbed from the prime minister

My First Tough Mudder Competition

The grueling physical challenge was everything my DNA says I should avoid

Hobby Lobby Head Likes Jewish Prayer Books, Jewish Holidays Not So Much

David Green owns the world’s oldest siddur, won’t stock Hanukkah items

The Hidden One of N.J.: Why Dara Horn Is the Best of the New Breed of Jewish Novelists

Her fourth novel, ‘A Guide for the Perplexed,’ reanimates the past without falling into the traps of ‘Shtetlworld’ nostalgia

King Without a Beard: The Rise and Fall and Rise of a Former Reggae Star

As Matisyahu tours on ‘Spark Seeker,’ will his pop fans snuff out the spiritual fire that lifted him to the top of the charts?

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