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Jewish Online Resources 8/12/22

By The Reporter Staff

A variety of Jewish groups are offering educational and recreational online resources. Below is a sampling of those. The Reporter will publish additional listings as they become available. 

ALEPH: Alliance for Jewish Renewal will hold “8 Forms of Love in the Tree o…

On the Jewish food scene: Thinking about bagels

By Rabbi Rachel Esserman

My older brother, who lives in northern New Jersey, visited recently and brought me “monster bagels from outer space,” as my mother used to call them. (Anything big in my family was referred to as a monster “something” from outer space. No, I have no idea wh…

Jewish Baseball Players: Sandy in bronze: Koufax immortalized

By Bill Simons

In recent years, removal and defacement has targeted monuments to Americans once regarded as iconic heroes, including Thomas Jefferson and Teddy Roosevelt. The baseball pantheon is not immune. Notation of Major League Baseball’s first commissioner, Kenesaw Mountain Landis,…

Interview with Richard C. Lewis, president elect of the NY Bar Association

By Ben Kasper

Editor’s note: Richard C. Lewis is special counsel at Hinman, Howard and Kattell, and president elect of the New York State Bar Association. According to the bar association’s website, the organization “seeks to elevate the standards of integrity in the legal profession …

Binghamton Reunion celebrates 25th anniversary

By Anne Rothenberg

Each summer for the past 25 years, five couples, former and current Binghamton residents, have been gathering for a “Binghamton Reunion.” Living in a community where many people were transplants, these couples became each others’ extended family during their Bingham…