In her new book, photographer Marisa Scheinfeld documents the ruins of resorts in the Catskills, ‘America’s Jewish Vacationland’
As a kid in 1970s Los Angeles, I thought my mother’s behavior was typical. Now I wonder: Could I have helped her sooner?
Venerable Jewish vacation spots to be replaced by upscale housing
Decades ago, they spent summers together. Last month, dozens gathered again to see what had become of their mountain retreat.
The iconic Catskills hotel to become a health and wellness resort
Scholar Ruth Wisse likes to laugh as much anyone, but also sees peril when Jews can’t seem to quit clowning around. In ‘No Joke’ she explains why.
But in an in-depth interview with Tablet Magazine, he also gets serious about Israel, anti-Semitism, and why Italians love him
Comic, actor, and the man behind Triumph the Insult Comic Dog
Waiter at Catskills-themed restaurant reportedly steals $125K from guest credit cards
Plus India’s Hitler store gets a new name
A ghostly chaise at Grossinger’s, rubble at the Concord, and other photos of once-great Catskills resorts
Forget cleaning for Passover and instead head to a luxury hotel for the holiday
A new documentary chronicles the end of the road for Holocaust survivors’ Catskills bungalow colony
Tania Grossinger chronicles her childhood at the Catskills resort
Gertrude Berg conquered America. Why is she still something of a mystery?