Archive for September 9th, 2018

Latest Wyeth exhibit a must-see for fans

Francis Di Fronzo (left) and Victoria Wyeth, paired in the ‘Storytellers’ exhibit, stand in front of one of his paintings at the Stanek Gallery in Philadelphia.

The youngest member of the Wyeth dynasty experienced a moment of disbelief as she entered the Stanek Gallery in Philadelphia last week to see more than 20 of her photographs on display. “It seems like this should be an opening for one of my relatives,” said Victoria Browning Wyeth, 39, whose famous kin include her grandfather, Andrew Wyeth; great-grandfather, N.C. ...

 
 

Rabbinic Reflections: It’s your call

Let’s reschedule Rosh HaShanah. I know the calendars all say that it begins tonight and will stretch through Tuesday; after all, it is also known as yoma arichta (the long day). Rosh HaShanah is too early this year; it is too hot still, and school has barely started. We should reschedule it. To be clear, the ancient rabbis said we can. In fact, in one infamous case, ...