A life-changing hike down the spine of Israel

J THE JEWISH NEWS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA: June 13, 2018 In late 2013, a year after his wife of three decades announced she wanted a divorce, Aryeh Green hiked up Yosemite’s Half Dome with his 23-year-old daughter. When they reached the top, Green turned to Moriah and made an announcement of his own. “I am […]

Major new teen initiative launches in Bay Area

J. THE JEWISH NEWS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA: May 18th, 2018 In the early 1990s, Debra Sagan Massey was a young adult working as a youth director at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills, and Mike Friedman was one of her teen charges. Today, 25 years later, Massey and Friedman are all grown up, and […]

Will Meghan Markle Wear These Shoes To Her Wedding?

THE FORWARD: May 17, 2018 On May 19th, millions of viewers from around the globe will set their sights on the wedding dress Meghan Markle will be wearing as she approaches her real-life Prince Charming. But for Marisa Sharkey, her eyes will be cast downward, at the soon-to-be Duchess’ feet. She is hoping Markle will […]