Northwest Jewish Seniors

US National Tennis title rekindles love set for 90-year-old champion

US National Tennis title rekindles love set for 90-year-old champion

By Dan Aznoff, Special to The Jewish Sound Mercer Island resident Alan Woog had some unfinished business. Five years ago, Woog shared the Northwest Senior United States Tennis Association indoor doubles championship in the 85-and-over division. Word of his athletic prowess apparently spread across the tennis circuit because there were no entries in his category the(…)

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Men, age-ing and sage-ing,  seek authentic selves

Men, age-ing and sage-ing, seek authentic selves

In 1995, Renewal Judaism founder Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi published his book “From Age-Ing to Sage-Ing,” based on his studies of world religions and lifelong values. The concept of the book — that people should look for ways to make the golden years of their life as easy and fulfilling as possible — struck a chord(…)

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