| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Or … “The one in which I find out what that ‘Alouette’ song I learned in Girl Scouts really means.” But first, did everyone come through two weeks with no new Dance Moms okay? Everybody good? Catch a little Olympics action?...
| Apr 25, 2012
John Raese is feeling persecuted.
Raese, a West Virginia businessman running for the U.S. Senate, declared in a recent speech that he doesn't want the government telling him what to do "because I'm an American." Specifically, he lamented that he is...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 10:40 AM
Ari Brand plays the title role in "My Name Is...Asher Lev" at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven May 2 to 27.
Brand made his Broadway debut in "The Neil Simon plays," directed by David Cromer. Since then he’s played the roles of Teddy in the...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:52 PM
It’s been 77 years since the end of World War II and the mass murder of Europe’s Jews.
Tuesday night, at 7 p.m. in the Greencastle-Antrim High School auditorium, the community will get a chance to witness firsthand accounts of the...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:25 AM
My Name is Asher Lev
Through May 27 at the Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Dr., New Haven. (203) 787-4282, longwharf.org.
It might seem incredibly simplistic, obvious and reductive to compare My Name is Asher Lev to The Diary of Anne Frank....
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:37 AM
We always hear about how rich people invest in the economy and create jobs. The part nobody mentions is that those jobs are “Cayman Islands Bank Teller.” Yes, turns out that rich people are hiding an astonishing amount of their money in tax...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:41 AM
Every so often a book comes along that changes the world in some way. With Holocaust Remembrance Day around the corner in the U.S. (April 19), it seems appropriate to consider this one.
What it is: The book often called "The Diary of Anne Frank" was...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 8:19 PM
“The Holocaust wasn’t something far away. The lives of many people in our own community have been and continue to be affected by what happened to them,” said Rabbi Jill Hackell of Congregation Sons of Israel Synagogue in Chambersburg....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:48 PM
One of the great challenges teachers have is getting their students to connect with the material, especially when it comes to teaching history. But at the Andover Middle School, one teacher is using art to teach about the Holocaust.
During World War II,...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 4:14 PM
The questioner reads evenly from a script.
"Please give me your name and your age."
"My name is Sameh Eldesoky and I am 21 years old."
Eldesoky sits back, hands on his knees, trying to relax, trying to forget that a tiny microphone is clamped to the...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Surprising stats from the most famous awards show of them all...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Stephen Colbert proposes a novel solution to the controversy the Mormon Church's posthumous baptism of Jewish Holocaust victims....