Summer Fiction

Lose Yourself in Literature

Our fiction contest winners, local authors, and a bissel Arthurian legend.

08/11/2019

Summer Fiction

Counting

Our third-place tie fiction winner.

08/11/2019 By Merridawn Duckler

Summer Fiction

Bubbe’s an Alien

Our second-place fiction winner.

08/11/2019 By Rochelle Kochin

Fiction

There Was No Challah

Our third-place tie fiction winner.

08/11/2019 By Mads Golding

Three Opinions

What Books Should Every Jewish Person Read?

Two community members weigh in.

08/11/2019 By Dr. Eliyahu Krigel and Sarah Watstein

Mishpacha

Write a Forever Letter as Part of Your Legacy Planning

Wills aren't just for divvying up the physical items.

08/11/2019 By Michael Stusser

Jews of Seattle

Elchanan Mollot

What does being Jewish mean to you?

08/11/2019 By Meryl Alcabes

Innovators

What Bots Can Teach Us about Civility

Microsoft's Deborah Harrison puts words in the mouths of digital assistants.

08/11/2019 By Emily Boynton

Summer Fiction

How Yiddish Writers Influenced Arthurian Legend

UW Professor Annegret Oehme decolonizes literature.

08/11/2019 By Emily Boynton

MOT IRL

Brianna Caplan Sayres Is Sending Jewish Children's Lit to Space

The author and new publisher wants to raise the quality of Jewish kids' books.

08/11/2019 By Emily Boynton

Jewish Connections

TILI Strengthens Teen Connections to Israel

The new program proves a success.

08/05/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Honeymoon Israel Propels Couples on Jewish Journeys

The inaugural trip planted seeds for community engagement.

08/05/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Sound Off

Meet the Jewish Candidates Vying for a Seat on the Seattle City Council (Part One)

They're all jockeying toward the primaries in a crowded race.

07/16/2019 By Karin Vandraiss

Sound Off

Meet the Jewish Candidates Vying for a Seat on the Seattle City Council (Part Two)

Homelessness, infrastructure, and a sense of neighborliness are top of mind for this year’s contenders.

07/16/2019 By Haley Shapley

Jewish Connections

Announcing the 2019 Wexner Cohort

The 20 fellows are ready to expand their leadership vision.

07/16/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life June–July 2019

Photos of our community in action.

07/16/2019 With Jim DiPeso

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life April-May 2019

Photos of our community in action.

07/16/2019

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life February–March 2019

07/16/2019

MOT IRL

I really connect through baking — it helps me get more involved.

Beloria Levy, the 15-year-old founder of Batter Splatter, turned her passion for decorating cakes into a booming business.

06/16/2019 By Emily Boynton