Sesame Street

Revson Foundation’s Lisa Goldberg, 54

01/26/2007
Copy Editor
Lisa Goldberg, a foundation leader known for her generosity and energy, died Monday night at age 54. The cause was a brain aneurysm. Since 2003 Goldberg — who was married to John Sexton, the president of New York University — had served as president of the Revson Foundation, which supports a wide range of Jewish and secular causes.

Where’s Miss Piggy? Oops, It’s Israel.

09/01/2009
Staff Writer
Mahane Yehuda, the open-air market off Jaffa Road in the center of Jerusalem, is a popular shopping site for natives and tourists. Apparently, puppets need to pick up some melons and rugelach too. At least Grover did last week. One of the stars of the popular “Sesame Street” TV show, he was in Israel last week for the filming of a 12-part series that will teach American Jewish children about Jewish culture.
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