History

We Interrupt this Broadcast

Phil Scheier reflects on bombing Nazis, saving newspapers, and making it past the century mark

08/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Roots

Between Friends

A Sarajevo Haggadah comes to a Seattle synagogue from its Muslim friends.

08/01/2016 By Deborah Gardner

Heroes

The Legend of Sam Israel

How did an eccentric immigrant shoemaker become the benefactor of Jewish education in Seattle?

08/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Jewish Connections

A Conversation with Harold Grinspoon and Diane Troderman

The cofounders of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation talk about the importance of Jewish philanthropy.

08/01/2016 By Jewish Federation Staff

Jewish Connections

Pop in to a Pop-Up Community

The Federation’s untraditional events meet community members where they are.

08/01/2016 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

Avenging the Nazis

Esther Wisnia and Sam Goldberg considered their children the best revenge on the Nazis.

08/01/2016 By Karen Treiger

Slideshow

Service & Jewish Life

Photos of our community in action.

08/01/2016

Sound Off

It Has Been 10 Years

This July marks a decade since the Federation shooting. How much has changed?

06/01/2016 By Cheryl Stumbo

Jews of Seattle

Rabbi Shmuel Brody

What does being Jewish mean to you?

06/01/2016 By Josh Furman

Sound Off

Shabbat Dinner Guests

Recent newsmakers, guests, and locals who’d make for interesting Shabbat dinner company

06/01/2016

Life

From Partisans to Pastrami

Business man Benny Cukier talks about deli and the art of determination.

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Education

Good Out of Evil

Should the Holocaust be a teaching tool for perpetuating Jewish identity?

06/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Family

Origin Stories

How to pull together the loose threads of family history.

06/01/2016 By David Laskin

Jewish Connections

Funding the Future

LIFE & LEGACY ensures security for future generations of Jews.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Breaking Down the Barriers

Neighborhood Connections makes Jewish life accessible to everyone.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

Rhodes to Seattle

A writer experiences her family’s survival through found letters.

06/01/2016 By Cynthia Flash Hemphill

Slideshow

Service & Jewish Life

Photos of our community in action.

06/01/2016

Article

Editor's Note

This is a very Jewish city, built on the dreams of early pioneers, Eastern European immigrants, and Greek and Turkish families seeking a new seaside home.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff