Kosher eats to come to UMD arena

Starting next week, University of Maryland basketball fans can watch hoops while chowing down on kosher eats. Testudo’s Kosher Kitchen, named for the university’s distinctive diamondback terrapin mascot, will make its official debut at Tuesday’s Maryland vs. Georgetown University men’s basketball game. Rabbi Eli Backman, director of UMD Chabad, said the menu is sure to… Read More

Redskins, in absentia, on trial at Temple Shalom

The movement to change the name of the Washington Redskins and other stereotypical Native American sports team mascots is all about the children in the eyes of Tara Zhaabowekwe Houska, a citizen of Couchiching First Nation and a tribal rights attorney. “Imagine being a little kid seeing [the Washington name and logo] everywhere. That’s really… Read More