| Feb 29, 2012
| 5:23 PM
A local photographer who published pictures of some young, Polish, neo-Nazis living in Brooklyn abruptly pulled the photos from his website Wednesday.
"I want to keep a low profile," Adam Krause told PIX 11, when we contacted him, shortly after the...
| Mar 5, 2012
Impersonator of George W. Bush
Steve Bridges, 48, a comic actor and impersonator who was best known for his mimicry of President George W. Bush and appeared alongside the chief executive at the 2006 White House Correspondents Assn. dinner,...
| Mar 3, 2012
Theologian William Hamilton, a member of the Death of God movement of the 1960s that reached its peak with a Time magazine cover story, has died. He was 87.
Hamilton died Tuesday at his home in Portland, Ore., of complications from congestive heart...
| Mar 7, 2012
With a cast of 21 actors crammed into the minuscule Gift Theatre, Sheldon Patinkin's production of Rodney Ackland's loquacious but fascinating play, "Absolute Hell," three hours and 15 minutes of mostly plot-free bohemian behavior in post-war London, is...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Fairfield University’s Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents a staged reading of “The Red Box,” a play exploring homosexual persecution during the Holocaust, on Tuesday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wien Experimental Theater,...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:41 AM
There’s nothing more interesting than watching a movie about a person I knew nothing about. I didn’t know a thing about Oskar Schindler when I saw that. I was surprised at how entertaining and moving it was.
Leopold Socha is a lot like...
| Mar 28, 2012
The Passover story of the deliverance of the Israelites from bondage in Egypt resonates particularly strongly for people like Wolfgang "Wolfie" Rauner who escaped Nazi persecution for a new life in the United States.
Rauner, 83, arrived here June 21,...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:42 AM
The Sabbath of History: William Congdon — Meditations on Holy Week
Through Sept. 16, 2012. Knights of Columbus Museum, 1 State Street, New Haven, (203) 752-4535, kofc.org
Kurt Vonnegut's life was forever changed by his experience in World War...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Six candles were lit Friday at Carmel City Hall to commemorate the 6 million lives lost during the Holocaust in World War II.
The ceremony in Carmel featured Madene Shachar, who is a director and educator at the world's first museum to commemorate the...
| 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
It takes courage to face death, be it yours or another’s
To the editor:
There is no dignity in cowardice.
Those who apply the term “death with dignity” to assisted suicide or euthanasia diminish the extraordinary dignity of every...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:13 PM
6 million Jews perished during the Holocaust. Each year the Houston Jewish community gathers for Holocaust Remembrance Day, or "Yom HaShoah," a national memorial day in Israel.
Candles are lit for the departed and a siren sounds in Israel to signal two...