Category Archives: Family

Why did the Canadian cross the road?

. To get to the middle. (HT – Sue’s hockey buddy Buena) . . . Sue added this one: What’s the Canadian Olympic cheer? . “Go for the Bronze” . .

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Evolution of the Olive

Fascinating article by R Natan Slifkin about how we got to where we are in terms of the crazy shiurim for an olive. Highly recommended. It doesn’t format so well as a blog page, so let me know if you … Continue reading

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Don’t stop: Daphna’s Arrangement Performed by Ramaz Chamber Chorus

On March 23, 2011, the Ramaz Chamber chorus, in an SRO appearance at Barnes and Noble on E 86th St on NYC’s Upper East Side, performed Daphna Weinstock’s arrangement of Fleetwood Mac’s “Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow”.

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New Acappella Sensation!

“Ghettopella” in its first Youtube appearance – at McGill’s Cafe Campus! With Elan as lead Bass. The first clip has much better audio but gets cut off during the 3rd number. The second clip has poor audio for the first … Continue reading

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Theater Week

We saw two great shows this week. The Stratford Shakespeare Festival’s production of The Importance of Being Earnest, at the Roundabout Theater – with the simply wonderful Brian Bedford. And, last night, The Merchant of Venice at the Pace University … Continue reading

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Israel Hockey Video Compilation

For those interested in a fuller account of the Metula hockey tournament, check out this video! Sue is #8 and Elan is #22 on Team USA (white jerseys). 🙂 🙂

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Sue and Elan on Israel TV

Sue and Elan were interviewed for Israeli TV at the recent Ice Hockey Tournament in Metula, Israel (see also http://www.israelhockeyassociation.org/ for more)

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Back from Israel

We had a fantastic trip, much different than any previous one, spending most of our time in the north playing ice hockey. Unfortunately Internet access was very limited, so I was unable to upload pix/videos. Look for these to be … Continue reading

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Program for Jewish Genetic Health launched

YU has (finally) partnered with AECOM and Sue’s genetics screening lab at Jacobi Hospital. The ribbon cutting ceremony was yesterday. Congrats Sue! See http://blogs.yu.edu/news/2011/02/07/program-for-jewish-genetic-health-launches/

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Mazal Tov Tamar and Yonatan!

We are delighted to announce Tamar’s engagement to Yonatan Mincer. Yonatan is the oldest son of Allen and Rachel Mincer of New York City. He has three younger siblings, one of whom (Shifra) was a classmate and close friend of … Continue reading

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