Sound Off

When a Homeless Jewish Man Died Alone, a Community Stepped Up to Help

High school students helped perform the ultimate mitzvah.

04/15/2019 By Makena Mezistrano

Jews of Seattle

Franz Wassermann

What does being Jewish mean to you? 

04/15/2019 By Meryl Alcabes

Innovators

Ben Gilbert Helps Start-Ups Start Up

Pioneer Square Labs incubates and launches good ideas.

04/15/2019 By Haley Shapley

Three Opinions

What Does It Mean to Be an Ally?

Two experts weigh in.

04/15/2019 By Rabbi Callie Schulman and Max Patashnik

Love

Love

How to find it, how to keep it, how to get over it.

02/07/2019 Illustrations by Natalie Andrewson

Article

Telephone Poles, Wire, and a Box of Matzos

What's an eruv, and what happens when it "goes down"?

02/07/2019 By Emily K. Alhadeff

MOT IRL

Books Help Us Recognize That We’re Not Alone

Q&A with Adam Gish, the Garfield English teacher who recently received press for taking 100 students to the bookstore.

02/07/2019 By Emily Boynton

Three Opinions

Is It Time to Drop the Fight Against Intermarriage?

A rabbi and a social worker weigh in.

02/07/2019 By Rabbi Jill Borodin and Stefanie Robbins

Innovators

Rachel Zerrell Uses Data to Make Amazon More Inclusive

Fighting systems of bias at Amazon and beyond

02/07/2019 By Haley Shapley

Jews of Seattle

Susan Lebow

What does being Jewish mean to you?

02/07/2019 With Meryl Alcabes

Love

Love

How to find it, how to keep it, how to get over it

02/07/2019 By Corinne Stroum, Renata Lubinsky, and Lisa Jaffe Edited by Emily K. Alhadeff Photography by Lucien Knuteson Illustrations by Natalie Andrewson and Levi Hastings

Love

Finding Love Again After a Marriage Falls Apart

She had been with her husband since she was a teenager. She couldn't imagine flirting with another man now.

02/07/2019 By Renata Lubinsky

Love

For the Love of Dog

Stories of interspecies companionship

02/07/2019 By Lisa Jaffe

Love

Save Your Relationship with Eight Dates

John and Julie Gottman's latest book outlines eight ways to improve a marriage.

02/07/2019 By Corinne Stroum

Love

Five Jewish Grandmothers Offer Wisdom for Couples Starting Out

Advice for all ages

02/07/2019 Photography by Lucien Knuteson Edited by Emily K. Alhadeff

Love

Adventures in Online Dating

The Internet brings so much possibility. Unfortunately, it brings a lot of other things, too.

02/07/2019 Illustrations by Natalie Andrewson

Jewish Connections

What's Happening at the Federation: Israel Edition

Dennis Ross, TILI, Shinshinim

02/07/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

What's Happening at the Federation: Israel Edition

Dennis Ross, TILI, Shinshinim

02/07/2019

Jewish Connections

Shinshinim Share Israeli Culture with Jewish Puget Sound

The young women are the latest to spend a year in our community building bridges between Seattle and Israel.

02/07/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Ambassador Dennis Ross Shares Insights on the Middle East in Seattle

The ambassador to Israel believes in peacebuilding over peacemaking.

02/07/2019 By Jim DiPeso