Category: FEATURE

IDF reservists tell of their outreach to Arabs, Jews

By Donald H. Harrison Of course, Israeli Reserve soldiers Ilan and Iyyar can talk about war. Israelis grow up with the threat of it. After high school, young men and women alike are conscripted into the Army, where they learn…

Jewish Seniors Learn That Love Can Happen at Any Age

  By Deborah Fineblum/JNS.org After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing it because it was therapeutic and comforting,” says Harriet, a grief counselor who has worked with New York-area hospice programs. Ten…

The San Diego History Center

One of the oldest and largest historical organizations on the West Coast, the San Diego History Center is solely devoted to preserving San Diego’s collective history and bringing it to life and enhancing community identity. The History Center was established…