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05/25/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

In these days of warm weather, Israel’s Mediterranean coast attracts thousands of joggers and sunbathers, swimmers and Frisbee throwers, paddleball players and people who come to watch the scene or eat an al fresco meal in the breeze.

05/18/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

In Israel, Shavuot, a one-day holiday, is a time of family meals topped off with cheesecake, picnics and excursions to the seashore, all-night study sessions in Orthodox circles and the recitation of the Hallel prayers in many synagogues.

05/11/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

A tradition at Yeshiva University that is more than a half-century old continues this Sunday — the graduation of members of the extended Schreiber family.

05/05/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

The Jewish student population at the University of Maryland experienced a sudden surge recently — for one weekend.

04/28/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

The landmark in the background is familiar — it’s Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate, one of the most famous sites in Germany’s capital.

04/20/2015 - 20:00 | | Staff Writer | Lens

Not much is known about the early history of München 12 246.

Like other German railway cars, it was built there early in the 20th century and was used to transport cattle.