History

Boyos and Bagels

Seattle’s thriving food scene owes much to its Jewish predecessors, from Pike Place Market stalls to present-day food trucks.

04/01/2016 Photography by Megan Hill

History

10 Ways Seattle Became a Jewish City

Those who dare dismiss Seattle as a not-very-Jewish city fail to consider its history.

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi, Dan Aznoff, Megan Hill, Pam Mandel, and Emily K. Alhadeff

Test Your J.Q.

Guard Your Tongue

Six steps to living a gossip-free life

04/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Life

Reclaiming the Table

Michael Hebb serves dinner with a side of death.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Sound Off

Three Opinions

How can we cope with the ongoing attacks on Israelis?

04/01/2016 By Cheryl Lamin and Daniel Chirot

Sound Off

Feeling the Bern?

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Be Heard

The Freedom Seder

The ever-customizable haggadah and the call to social justice.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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

The Set Table

A Taste of Nostalgia

As women’s lives change, what’s in store for the Ladies Auxiliary?

02/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Jewish Connections

PAVE-ing the Way

“DIY Judaism” attracts Jews in their 30s and 40s looking for community on their own terms.

02/01/2016 By Rachel Román

Jewish Connections

Coming to America

The Israeli Shinshinim reflect on their experiences in Seattle

02/01/2016 By Rachel Román

JPop

Real Difference

Deborah Rosen’s roots go back to the founding of the film festival.

02/01/2016 By Diana Brement

Israeli Lives

It's a Cultural Thing

Thousands of Israelis live on the Eastside. Who are they?

02/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Travel

7 Wonders of the Jewish World

Wherever you go, there’s always something Jewish to see.

02/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Travel

Destination: Vancouver

The Chutzpah! Festival is just one of the many reasons to pack your passport this winter for a visit to the city with Canada’s third largest Jewish population.

02/01/2016 By David Volk

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

Matters of the Mouth

Area dentists offer complimentary care to Holocaust survivors in need.

02/01/2016 By Haley Shapley

Sound Off

Latkes Versus Hamantaschen

Latkes or Hamantaschen? In which we continue the lighthearted annual debate started in 1946 at the University of Chicago.

02/01/2016 By Jon Zimmerman and Sarah C. Stroup