Fress to Impress

Take Your Holiday Table to the Next Level

A professional designer shows you how.

09/23/2019 By Lara Hale

Top Stories

Feature

Why Doesn't Seattle Have More Kosher Restaurants?

The city has always had a problem keeping kosher businesses open. Increased regulations don't help.

09/23/2019 By Emily K. Alhadeff

The Set Table

Thirty Years of Beer at Pike Brewing

In October of 1989, Charles and Rose Ann Finkel took a chance on a brewery.

09/23/2019 By Ben Keene

Table of Contents

Arts & Culture

Fall Arts

Women on the Verge

Women are the focal point of a powerful 2019 fall arts season

09/23/2019

Jpop

Chava Mirel Devotes Her Life to Jewish Song

The born-and-bred Seattle musician releases a new album this fall.

09/23/2019 By Claire Butwinick

Jpop

A New Documentary Follows Yiscah Smith's Returns to Jewish Community

"It was, if not more of, a spiritual transition than a gender transition."

09/23/2019 By Makena Mezistrano

Jpop

Sandra Bernhard Reflects on the History of Funny

Turns out, comedy is something you're born with.

09/23/2019 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Jpop

Indecent Captures the Drama of a Production Ahead of Its Time

Paula Vogel's interpretation of Sholem Asch's controversial play comes to Seattle.

09/23/2019 By Misha Berson

Community

Best of Jewish Washington

Take the Survey!

Vote for your favorite everything in our 2019 Best of Jewish Washington survey.

10/03/2019 Photography by Nitish Meena on Unsplash

Sound Off

Go Ahead. Ask.

What burning questions do you have about Judaism and Jewish living? Have yours answered in the magazine!

09/24/2019

MOT IRL

One Thing Is, Never Give Up Hope

Henry Friedman, a founder of the Holocaust Center for Humanity, reflects on the lessons of the Holocaust.

09/23/2019 By Emily Boynton

Jewish Connections

PJ Library Connectors Help Families Create Community

The Federation is supports neighborhood-based opportunities for connecting with Jewish life.

09/23/2019 By Jim DiPeso

Three Opinions

How Should We Respond to Public Figures Accused of Sexual Misconduct?

A media figure and a social worker respond.

09/23/2019 By Warren Etheredge and Liz Coleclough

Innovators

Dina Levitan Speaks Truth to Tech

Represent!

09/23/2019 By Emily Boynton

Jews of Seattle

Laurie Goff

What does being Jewish mean to you?

09/23/2019 With Meryl Alcabes

Sound Off

Meet the Jews Advocating for Immigrant Justice in Seattle

“For so many of us, our DNA experienced this horror just a few generations back.”

09/23/2019 By Gregory Gutterman Scruggs

Eat & Drink

The Set Table

Thirty Years of Beer at Pike Brewing

In October of 1989, Charles and Rose Ann Finkel took a chance on a brewery.

09/23/2019 By Ben Keene

Feature

Why Doesn't Seattle Have More Kosher Restaurants?

The city has always had a problem keeping kosher businesses open. Increased regulations don't help.

09/23/2019 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Health & Wellness

Labriut

This Yom Kippur, Try Apologizing

It's good for your health.

09/23/2019 By Michael Stusser

Holidays

Fress to Impress

Adeena Sussman Believes Cooking Delicious Food Shouldn’t be Difficult

The American-turned-Israeli chef focuses on home cooks.

09/23/2019 By Naomi Tomky

Fress to Impress

Take Your Holiday Table to the Next Level

A professional designer shows you how.

09/23/2019 By Lara Hale

Fress to Impress

Cook Like a Chef This Holiday Season

Seattle-based foodies share their Jewish favorites.

09/23/2019 By Naomi Tomky Illustrations by Alison Cote Photography by Carlton Canary

Article

Adeena Sussman's Challah

09/23/2019 By Naomi Tomky