Friday, July 25, 2014 Tammuz 27, 5774

By:
Jared Shelly, JE Feature
A project that started with the hopes of bringing Olympic women's softball to Israel has ended in disappointment. Organizers of the initiative -- called Ruach Shalom '08 -- hoped to form a team made up mostly of American-Jewish softball players who'd make aliyah, then play in Olympic qualifying games under the Israeli flag. Although the Israeli Softball Association held practices...
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By:
Adina Matusow, JE Feature
Ever go on date after date and wind up feeling as if you were simply wasting your time? After your fifth blind date with a guy who looked nothing like the picture posted on his JDate profile, you may feel like you've had enough. It's time to try something new. Then you hear through a friend about SpeedDating, an event...
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Destination clubs add to the glamour of a deluxe trip
When dreaming of traveling, everyone has something different in mind. And when investing in a vacation or second home, you want to make sure you get what you want. For many, destination clubs are the answer because they provide the best of many worlds. If you've heard of a destination club, but never really understood what it meant, you're not...
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Just outside the German city, a town with the flavor of Jewish history thrives
By:
Silke Schmidt, JE Feature
The next time you go shopping, keep your eyes open for a very special fruit: the "Seckel pear." To tell the truth, you might never find it in a Wal-Mart, but more likely at the little grocer's next door, especially if he's Jewish. Because then he has probably heard about the man who first bred the pear, and whose life...
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By:
Roy S. Gutterman, JE Feature
Back when Johnny Carson was the only show on late-night television, the old joke was that millions of Americans "went to bed with Johnny." With Saturday night the most active date night of the week for single people, I am one of millions of American singles who goes on dates with Garrison Keillor. Keillor -- the creator, host and writer...
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