Victor Wishna

Shooting Rampage Hits at 'Beating Heart' of Kansas City Jewish Community

Every Friday at noon, my 2-year-old daughter and I rush through the doors of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City here to meet my father for lunch.

A Very Special Episode: ‘Everwood’ Series Finale Has the Rite Stuff

The fictional television town of Everwood, Colo., has no synagogue and no rabbi, not even a fictional one. Its leading citizen is played by the palpably WASPy Treat Williams, and its network — The WB — gave birth to “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Beauty and the Geek.” So it might be the last place, even on television, that you would