Jewish identity

Adventures in Israel—Walter and Joanne

Two of the Ruby offspring went back to Israel for significant periods.

Stan at Brant Lake

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Stan summered at a Jewish summer camp in the Adirondacks.


Fallacy and family lore—in search of the Kovno Rav

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That story about our Rabinowitz family's tie to a famous rabbi is tenuous at best. Here is the true genealogy of Rabbi Yitzhak Elchanon Spektor.

Ze'ev Sharon in Palestine

A pioneer to Palestine in 1936, Ze’ev did his part to build the state of Israel as a founder of Kibbutz Afek.


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