Jewish Journey

Rhodes to Seattle

A writer experiences her family’s survival through found letters.

06/01/2016 By Cynthia Flash Hemphill

History

Dawg Days

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi

History

The Great Diaspora

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi

History

Progress and Politics

Spurred to action, local Jews are leaders in social change.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

History

Great Jews in (Seattle) Sports

What's the shortest book in the world? "Great Jews in Sports", so the joke goes. But you can thank Seattle's Jewish sports enthusiasts in part for the existence of the Seahawks, Mariners, Sounders, and, well, the Sonics (ouch).

04/01/2016 By Dan Aznoff

History

Song of Seattle

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

04/01/2016 By Pam Mandel

History

Friendly Visitors and Benevolent Ladies

Behind every great Jewish institution is a Jewish woman.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

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

Sephardic Settlement

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi

History

Golden Dreams

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi

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

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 Journey

Threads of Memory

Unraveling the details of my great-grandmother’s life, while keeping the story intact.

02/01/2016 By Anca L. Szilágyi

JPop

Before Her Eyes

When Aviva Kempner realized she wasn’t going to change the world through law, she set out to change it through film.

02/01/2016 By Joan Leegant

Travel

Get Off the Tour Bus!

Get creative with your next visit to Israel.

02/01/2016 By Judy Lash Balint

Jewish Journey

History Reclaimed

What happens when you find out, at 28, that you’re Jewish.

12/01/2015 Photography by Denise Grollmus

The Set Table

Killer Cheese

Move over, Maccabees, and make way for Judith, the heroine who saved the Jewish people through cheese.

12/01/2015 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Test Your J.Q.

Hanukkah Heroes

Share your Hanukkah with history’s Jewish victors.

12/01/2015 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Roots

Dashed Dreams

A young Jewish man’s role in the Everett Massacre.

12/01/2015 By Stuart Eskenazi