September 11 Remembered Sep11

September 11 Remembe...

Fourteen years ago tomorrow, I was in New York City at my parents’ apartment. Sen. Joe Leiberman was running for president, and the Miami Herald had sent me to New York to follow his wife, Hadassah, on the campaign trail. My folks were not television watchers. Months went by without...

Resilience: A Journey Back to the Lower Ninth Ward Sep01

Resilience: A Journe...

New Orleans and jazz are synonymous, and a decade after Hurricane Katrina, a church destroyed by the storm is getting help from Jazz Legacy Productions (JLP). On the 10th anniversary of the killer storm, the label is re-releasing tenor sax great Tim Mayer’s 2011 CD, Resilience, with all...

A remembrance; A bul...

Originally Published March 15, 1978 We always wondered when Gail would come home. The times have been rare in recent years when the whole scattered family could assemble. Each time it did, Gail’s possible return was discussed. Whether it was a reunion for Passover, for an important...