November 16, 2009 4:31am
A Jewish day school in Memphis compiles a kosher cookbook for Southern tastes — featuring a recipe for potato parsnip latkes.
November 12, 2009 9:22pm
President Obama appointed a Jewish preservation advocate to the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad.
November 10, 2009 12:01am
Local DC blogger Prince of Petworth shared some interesting photos of the "protest" outside the UJC General Assembly at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park. There were only three people holding signs as of 11:00 am, and two of them were minors. The pained expression on the security guard’s face in the first photo pretty much…
November 9, 2009 10:10pm
Step aside, Top Chef! Bravo no longer has a monopoly on celebrity-studded gastro-competitions. Manischewitz, the kosher food giant of gefilte fish fame, is hedging into pop culture territory with the launch of their 4th Annual Man-O-Manischewitz Cook-Off. The challenge invites home cooks to prepare a kosher meal using, of course, Manischewitz all-natural Broth. Would-be kitchen…
November 6, 2009 3:54am
Israel delivered 20,000 swine flu vaccines to the Palestinian Authority ahead of the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca.
November 4, 2009 11:07pm
President Obama’s half-brother has a Jewish mother.
November 4, 2009 10:56pm
German Chancellor Angela Merkel honored the memory of Holocaust victims in a speech to Congress.
November 4, 2009 7:07pm
Seymour Fromer, founder of the Magnes Museum in California, has died.
November 4, 2009 12:13am
Convicted billionaire Arcadi Gaydamak was a former agent for French intelligence, according to a former French interior minister.
November 3, 2009 11:48pm
Several Israeli human rights groups are calling for an independent investigation of Israel’s conduct during its operation in Gaza.