June 7, 2011 9:00am
A Jewish prisoner has taken legal action to prevent the shutdown of kosher food programs in Nevada state prisons.
June 6, 2011 6:21pm
In a world of increasingly complex dietary restrictions and food preferences, it’s becoming more onerous for many Jews to host Shabbat and holiday meals.
May 30, 2011 8:15pm
Two anti-circumcision measures in California, one of which has already made it to the ballot for November in San Francisco, has prompted a coalition of Jewish and non-Jewish opponents, including Muslims, to fight back.
May 26, 2011 3:15pm
A project to help interfaith families connect Jewishly will launch soon in Chicago.
May 23, 2011 6:50pm
More than two months after a devastating earthquake and tsunami hit northeastern Japan, Jewish and Israeli aid continues to help the stricken population.
May 20, 2011 8:22pm
A “deli summit” in California brought together four cutting-edge Jewish deli owners who favor sustainability and artisanal foods over quantity and nostalgia.
May 19, 2011 4:58pm
Four new Jewish groups have been accepted into the UpStart incubator program.
May 18, 2011 6:49pm
Rabbi Joyce Newmark, a Conservative rabbi in Teaneck, N.J., hit it out of the park Monday on the television game show, "Jeopardy!," taking home $29,200 as that night’s winner. But she failed to defend the title on her next visit, blogged Rabbi Jason Miller of Detroit, Michigan: She was welcomed back onto the show by host…
May 17, 2011 3:54pm
Congregation Beth David in San Luis Obispo, Calif., was saved from the auction block.
May 17, 2011 3:53pm
A hearing has been scheduled to request a new trial for former Agriprocessors official Sholom Rubashkin.