Sound Off

The Changing Face of Progressive Judaism

Progressive Jews don't want to check their politics at the mezuzah, and their practice increasingly shows that.

08/28/2018 By Pam Mandel

The Set Table

Is Dingfelder's the Jewish Deli We've Been Waiting For?

Seattle's dismal deli scene could be turning around.

03/21/2018 By Pam Mandel

The Food Issue

Seattle's First Kosher Meat Food Truck Revs Its Engine

KoGo wants to fill Seattle's kosher meat void.

12/05/2017 By Pam Mandel Illustrations by Amrita Marino

The Food Issue

An Ancient Empire Gets New Life — on a Food Truck

A brother-sister pair in Olympia serve the food of the gods.

12/05/2017 By Pam Mandel Photography by Carlton Canary


Golden-Agers and Millennials Find Friendship on the Dance Floor

The "Seniors' Senior Prom" bridges the generations.

08/10/2017 By Pam Mandel


Is it Time to Put Weed on the Jewish Agenda?

Recreational marijuana is becoming a booming industry. Where do Jewish values tie in?

06/06/2017 By Pam Mandel Illustrations by Brianna Ashby Photography by Sol Neelman


Journeys to the Unexpected

Four Jewish women venture into uncharted territory — both physical and personal.

02/09/2017 By Naomi Tomky, Rita Golden Gelman, Pam Mandel, and Nelly Rabinowitz


The Last Jews of the Blues Highway

Driving around the Delta in search of Southern Jewish life.

02/09/2017 By Pam Mandel

Summer Fun

The Perfect Cookie

Hello Robin’s cookies are the ultimate summer treat.

06/01/2016 By Pam Mandel

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


Song of Seattle

Move over, Macklemore. We’ve got the “Dreidel Song."

04/01/2016 By Pam Mandel


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