Good Eats

Summer Fun!

Bring a little summertime into your Shabbat with these “perfect” foods — and meet our local entrepreneurs behind them.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky, Josh Furman, and Pam Mandel

Top Stories

Family

Origin Stories

How to pull together the loose threads of family history.

06/01/2016 By David Laskin

Teva

Who Separates Darkness from Light

Experience the spiritual power of the Northwest night sky.

06/01/2016 By Deborah Gardner

Table of Contents

Arts & Culture

Artistic Sketches

Living in Hebrew

Novelist Dara Horn talks about the cosmic significance of Hebrew in her writing and life.

06/01/2016 By Denise Grollmus

Community

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

Jewish Connections

Breaking Down the Barriers

Neighborhood Connections makes Jewish life accessible to everyone.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Funding the Future

LIFE & LEGACY ensures security for future generations of Jews.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Family

Origin Stories

How to pull together the loose threads of family history.

06/01/2016 By David Laskin

Education

Good Out of Evil

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

06/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Life

From Partisans to Pastrami

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

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Sound Off

Shabbat Dinner Guests

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

06/01/2016

Jews of Seattle

Rabbi Shmuel Brody

What does being Jewish mean to you?

06/01/2016 By Josh Furman

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

Eat & Drink

Summer Fun

The Perfect Cookie

Hello Robin’s cookies are the ultimate summer treat.

06/01/2016 By Pam Mandel

Summer Fun

The Perfect Pie

Seeking comfort during the recession, Dani Cone turned to pie.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Summer Fun

The Perfect Tamale

How a rabbi’s daughter became the queen of tamales.

06/01/2016 By Josh Furman

Summer Fun

The Perfect Pickle

The Stopsky’s pickle professional on the fermented life.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky

Good Eats

Summer Fun!

Bring a little summertime into your Shabbat with these “perfect” foods — and meet our local entrepreneurs behind them.

06/01/2016 By Naomi Tomky, Josh Furman, and Pam Mandel

Health & Wellness

Labriut

Laughing Matters

Can a little laughter a day keep the doctor away?

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Geeking Out

Debugging

An Israeli postdoc stands up to a nasty (and common) virus.

06/01/2016 By Erez Benari

Family Ties

Editor's Note

Genealogy — as David Laskin explores in this issue — for all its perks and pitfalls, helps us figure out the essential questions: who are we?

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Travel & Outdoors

Teva

Who Separates Darkness from Light

Experience the spiritual power of the Northwest night sky.

06/01/2016 By Deborah Gardner