Dallas Doings

Visiting Holocaust survivor to share stories of survival Holocaust survivor Joe Klein of Cleveland, Ohio, will share his bitter memories and the atrocities he experienced as a 14-year-old child during…

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Around the Town with Rene

‘Daytimers’ visit AT&T Performing Arts Center Thirty-three Daytimers joined in Fort Worth’s Intermodal Transportation Center on the TRE train to Dallas’ AT&T Performing Arts Center last week. The group enjoyed…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross It’s time to think about matzah — I mean, really think about it. What it stands for. We don’t have to think too hard, because Yehiel…

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Ask the Rabbi

By Rabbi Yerachmiel D. Fried Dear Readers: In response to questions from many, I am repeating this column from previous years with hopes of breathing some fresh air into the…

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Passover lowdown

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Carbohydrates, or carbs, are sugars and starches, and nearly all foods contain them. Many of us want to avoid carbs. But we don’t have to completely steer clear of carbs (we need them for energy), IF we choose the right ones. Complex carbohydrates are often acceptable on low-carb diets. Whole grains, legumes and brown rice (for you Sephardim) and most vegetables are good carbs. What we must pass up are “simple carbs” — white sugar and flour, very sweet fruit, and starchy vegetables such as white potatoes and carrots.

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Dallas Doings

Dania Tanur, Brent Weinberg inducted into prestigious international Honor Society Ann and Nate Levine Academy eighth-grade students Dania Tanur and Brent Weinberg were two of the 50 students nationwide to…

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Around the Town with Rene

Museum presents exhibit on Sam Rosen Sam Rosen, an immigrant from Kovarsk, Russia, arrived in Texas in the 1880s and rose from frontier peddler into entrepreneur extraordinaire. His name remains…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross Ironies abound. Very recently, our daily paper’s classical music reviewer scored the Dallas Opera’s announcement of its forthcoming season: Nothing new there, he noted — and…

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