Feature

How a Lost Tuscan Jewish Community Lives on Through Its Cuisine

Edda Servi Machlin's cookbook has somewhat of a cult following in Seattle.

10/31/2018 By David Laskin

Sound Off

A Local Veteran Strives to Honor Every Fallen Jewish Service Member

Ellis Corets remembers the forgotten.

03/19/2018 By David Laskin

Editor's Note

Journeys Near and Far

How we put together our second annual travel issue

02/09/2017 By Emily K. Alhadeff

News & Nosh

Editor's Note

As the darkest hours of winter set in, there will at least be one thing we can all agree on. That thing is doughnuts.

12/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Travel

Take a Trip!

Jewish, new-ish, and generally fabulous places to add to your next itinerary

11/14/2016 By David Laskin, Naomi Tomky, David Volk, Judy Lash Balint, and Emily K. Alhadeff

Living Here

Editor's Note

The one thing we Jews can agree on is that America has been good to us.

10/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Be the Change

Editor's Note

Scientists and doctors are making strides every day to push back against our most devastating diseases, and a disproportionate amount of innovation is coming out of Israel.

08/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Family

Origin Stories

How to pull together the loose threads of family history.

06/01/2016 By David Laskin

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

Jewish Connections

Under the Radar

How Seattle covertly helped save Ethiopian Jews

04/01/2016 By Rachel Román

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

Travel

Destination: Portland

Just three hours south of Seattle (and even quicker for South Sounders!), a visit to the Rose City is all it takes to recharge.

02/01/2016 By David Laskin and Naomi Tomky

Travel

Take a Trip!

Jewish, new-ish, and generally fabulous places to add to your next itinerary

02/01/2016 By David Volk, David Laskin, Naomi Tomky, Judy Lash Balint, and Emily K. Alhadeff

LaBriut

Speaking Out

Local rabbis use the pulpit to advocate for domestic violence awareness.

12/01/2015 By Tori Gottlieb

"Jewish Christmas"

Editor's Note

No shortage of challenges lies in the road ahead as we bring up children in this pine-scented Northwest wonderland.

12/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Passing It On

Welcome to Town!

Say hi to our community’s newly arrived educators and engagement professionals.

10/01/2015 By Diana Brement

Books

Shelf Life

Needs subtitle

10/01/2015 By Joan Leegant

Yom Kippur

Editor's Note

Tizku l’shanim rabot. May we all be blessed with many years — lived to the fullest of our potential.

10/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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

Mispacha

Molding Morality

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

08/01/2015 By Linda Morgan