Updated arepas awaken childhood memories

Thursday, April 19

(The Nosher via JTA) – I must have been about 6 or 7 years old, and I remember being eye level to my grandmother’s stove. I saw these white, round things frying up in oil. What I …

Arts & Culture

Candle lightings


Mazel tov

Thursday, June 7

My son Reuben (it means “look, a boy!”) was born with a big smile on his face. He was laughing at me – and he never stopped!  So, for this Father’s Day, as …

We Are Read

We Are Read in Kentucky

Thursday, June 7

We Are Read in Kentucky – On a visit to former Rhode Islanders Alice and Sid Goldstein in Lexington Kentucky, Paula and Michael Goldberg found them reading The Jewish Voice.

We Are Read in Ohio

Thursday, June 7

We Are Read in Ohio – Pamela and Joel Cohen, of Warwick, recently visited family in Mason, Ohio, and  attended a dance showcase where granddaughter Alexis performed. Pictured are …

Dates and nuts make tasty truffles

Wednesday, April 4

The Nosher via JTA – Most of us need few excuses to make a batch of chocolate truffles, especially when coffee is involved. My take on chocolate espresso truffles combines
Editor's columns

Our personal seasons

Friday, June 22

A plea for civility

Thursday, June 7

A little of this, a little of that

Saturday, May 26

A taste of what’s to come

Thursday, May 3

An important spring tradition

Thursday, April 19

The fowl adventure and other seder stories

Wednesday, April 4

A question of coverage and timing

Thursday, March 15