The Set Table

High Holiday Throwdown

Three local chefs dish about their holiday showstoppers.

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

Top Stories

Feature

Choose Your Own Judaism

Seattle is famously innovative — except, some say, when it comes to Jewish life. Some Seattleites are taking matters of faith into their own hands.

08/01/2015 By David Laskin

Feature

The Shadow People

Homelessness is all around us —if we choose to see it. Sukkot is a good opportunity to open our eyes.

08/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Table of Contents

Arts & Culture

Theater

Family Drama

The popular play Bad Jews comes to Seattle. But will it be good for the Jews?

08/01/2015 By Pamela Lavitt

Jewish Connections

Seattle Welcomes Its First Shinshinim

08/01/2015 By Sarah Zaides With Rachel Román

JPop

Conducting Success

Meet the maestro behind Bellingham’s symphony.

08/01/2015 By GiGi Yellen

Feature

Choose Your Own Judaism

Seattle is famously innovative — except, some say, when it comes to Jewish life. Some Seattleites are taking matters of faith into their own hands.

08/01/2015 By David Laskin

Community

Perfect Party

Shabbat Dinner Guests

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

08/01/2015

Slideshow

Service & Jewish Life

Photos of our community in action.

08/01/2015

Jewish Journey

Roots Underground

An Iraqi family history comes full circle.

08/01/2015 By Revital Shiri-Horowitz

Jewish Connections

Changing of the Guard

08/01/2015 By Rachel Román

Jewish Connections

Making Connections in Cuba

08/01/2015 By Rachel Román

Feature

The Shadow People

Homelessness is all around us —if we choose to see it. Sukkot is a good opportunity to open our eyes.

08/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Choose Your Own

Shul Shopping

Greater Seattle has no shortage of offerings. For options outside the area, contact the Federation at 206-443-5400.

08/01/2015

Test Your J.Q.

The Don of a New Day

If Don Draper can turn over a new leaf, so can we.

08/01/2015 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Roots

Between the Lines

The challenge of telling the Jewish community’s story.

08/01/2015 By Stuart Eskenazi

Mispacha

Molding Morality

How can we teach our kids to be mensches in a messed-up world?

08/01/2015 By Linda Morgan

Sound Off

Opinions on Operation Protective Edge

It’s been a year since Operation Protective Edge drove deep divisions in our community. Where are we now, and how can we heal?

08/01/2015 By Nevet Basker and Eric Orlin

Geeking Out

App-etite for Community

Red Russak has the munchies for ideas.

08/01/2015 By Erez Benari

Jews of Seattle

Bekah Zietz

What does being Jewish mean to you?

08/01/2015 By Josh Furman

Sound Off

The Upshot

Takeaways from the community study

08/01/2015

Sound Off

Holding Up the Sky

Intermarriage is on the rise. That doesn’t mean we’re done for.

08/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

From Us to You

Editor's Note

Jewish in Seattle is the result of a great deal of work by many dedicated people who care deeply about Puget Sound Jewish life.

08/01/2015 By Keith Dvorchik and Emily K. Alhadeff

Eat & Drink

Life

The Fishmonger’s Tale

Solly Amon started selling fish as a kid. At 86, he looks out over a small empire built by family and love.

08/01/2018 By Stuart Eskenazi

The Set Table

Rachel's Pumpkin Borekas

"Sephardic food is part of who I am. It is my family, my heritage, my spirit, my comfort, and my joy in nurturing people by sharing my food."

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

The Set Table

Leah’s Apple Crown Cake

"As a convert, Jewish food has been how I have come to be a part of many families and the community."

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

The Set Table

Jonny’s Pale Ale Braised Brisket

"Whenever I make a classic Jewish meal, I feel I am honoring my family’s heritage by keeping alive the traditions and values I grew up learning."

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

In Case You Missed It

Bacon Seaweed

08/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Health & Wellness

LaBriut

Practice Makes Prevention

When it comes to cancer, knowing your genetic story is half the battle.

08/01/2015 By Janis Siegel

Holidays

The Set Table

High Holiday Throwdown Recipes

Three local chefs dish about their holiday showstoppers.

08/01/2015 By Leah Jaffee, Rachel Almeleh, and Jonny Silverberg

The Set Table

High Holiday Throwdown

Three local chefs dish about their holiday showstoppers.

08/01/2015 By Olivia Brent

Inspiration

High Holiday Must-Haves

Spice up your Rosh Hashanah dinners, break-the-fast table, and Sukkot celebrations with these fun new items.

08/01/2015

Travel & Outdoors

Teva

Peak Experiences

Where in the world is Gordon Janow?

08/01/2015 By Diana Brement