Thursday, December 05, 2019
Thursday, November 14, 2019

Greta Rosenstock has a warm personality, a 1,000-watt smile and a golden voice. She also celebrates Judaism through music and song. Those qualities helped move the 23-year-old former St. Louisan into contention as a finalist in the 2019 Jewish Star Talent Search.

Thursday, October 03, 2019
Thursday, September 19, 2019

When Diane Packman’s third and youngest child went off to college, she started to think about what she might do with her free time, besides walk the dog and exercise. 

Thursday, September 12, 2019

 If you spot Jill Goldwasser in a noisy restaurant, you may see her quiet a group of friends, open her iPhone’s camera application, hit record, greet hundreds of followers with a calm yet enthusiastic “Hi everyone!” and then review the French fries in front of her. The Ladue Horton Watkins H…

Friday, September 06, 2019

Farmers markets abound in the St. Louis area. More than a dozen operate each week, ranging from small operations such as  the Sunday Boulevard Farmers Market across from the Galleria to sprawling markets such as the Saturday Tower Grove Park extravaganza. 

Thursday, August 15, 2019
Thursday, August 01, 2019
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Thursday, June 06, 2019

One of Matt Lebon’s first foraging experiences took place on a hike in Israel when someone spotted a mulberry tree. He recalls climbing into the tree and “gorging on mulberries.”

Thursday, May 23, 2019
Thursday, May 16, 2019

Irl Solomon’s journey from his U. City childhood to becoming a beloved teacher at East St. Louis public schools, and his volunteer work as a docent at the Holocaust Museum and Learning Center, are detailed in an engaging book by Joe Regenbogen, “Making a Difference:  The Story of Irl Solomon and the Difference One Teacher Made in the Schools of East St. Louis."

Monday, April 29, 2019
Thursday, March 07, 2019

This story is part of our “36 and Under” series, which highlights interesting Jews age 36 and under who either live in St. Louis or have spent a significant amount of time here. If you would like to recommend someone for this intermittent feature, email eberger@thejewishlight.com.

Thursday, February 14, 2019
Thursday, February 07, 2019
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Simon Chervitz plays bass guitar in so many local bands, it makes you wonder how he manages to keep the rhythm. There’s the Cara Louise Band (Americana); Defeated County (indie-rock); Spatula (prog-rock); and Illphonics (hip-hop fusion). Plus “a tap dance company, MoSTLy tap, and a bunch of …

Friday, January 04, 2019
Sunday, December 30, 2018

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