Bible Quiz offers new interactive audience quiz

11.22.13 Issue by Deb Marburg, B’nai B’rith Administrative Assistant Come on down! Are you the next contestant on the 28th Annual Edward Zorinsky B’nai B’rith Bible Quiz? For Sam Kricsfeld, a freshman at Millard North, there was no other answer but, “Yes!” Sam is the...

Schwalb Center offers Israel trip

11.22.13 Issue by Sara Juster, Chair, Schwalb Center for Israel & Jewish Studies Advisory Board The Natan and Hannah Schwalb Center for Israel and Jewish Studies at UNO is pleased to announce a study-tour to Israel in the second half of May 2014. This “Historical...

Israel brings its experience in disaster relief

By Marcy Oster (JTA) — Obviously wanting to get back to work as the medical manager of the field hospital set up by the Israel Defense Forces in the  Philippines, Lt.-Col. Dr. Ofer Merin speaks hurriedly about the three days his team has been seeing patients in...

Parsha Vayishlah

A perennial religious problem by Rabbi M. Kripke When Jacob returns to Canaan after 20 years, he is immediately confronted with the problem of how to meet his brother Esau. Jacob had reason to fear the confrontation, particularly when his own advance men tell him that...

Profile Wingman

11.15.13 Issue by Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Jewish Press Editor It’s time to find that special person. Maybe you’re divorced, or never jumped the broom at all, and decided to wait until you finished college and had a career. But the dating landscape has changed;...

Piece of cake

11.15.13 Issue by Ozzie Nogg Preparing Thanksgiving dinner — the bird, the veggies, the pie — is no piece of cake. To the rescue comes Star Catering, with a recipe that lets you relax and enjoy the company of family and friends. This year, Star Catering...