Friday, April 18, 2014 Nisan 18, 5774

By:
Like so many Jews around the world, Sherry Kendis and Rabbi Menachem Schmidt have been spending the end of Elul preparing for the first of Tishrei. What makes Kendis and Schmidt's preparation different is in just how literally they are celebrating the beginning of 5773: They have been putting the finishing touches onto "Tishrei," an exhibit opening on Sept. 7...
Comment0
WHAT'S COOKING?
By:
Linda Morel, Jewish Exponent Feature
Two years ago, our family planted its first vegetable garden. With the best of intentions, the 2010 and 2011 ­seasons were a bust. We ­didn't harvest enough to cover a salad plate. My two granddaughters' hopes were dashed by this meager showing. But this summer, with raised beds, enriched soil and some experience behind us, our garden yielded more lettuce,...
Comment0
By:
Helen Nash, Jewish Telegraphic Agency
NEW YORK Cooking has been a passion for me, and passing on my knowledge and experience to a new kosher audience is one of my greatest joys. When my two earlier books were published -- Kosher Cuisine and Helen Nash's Kosher Kitchen --that joy was mingled with regret at having to exclude so many more appetizing dishes and ideas about...
Comment0
By:
Who knew that exorcisms were an ecu­me­ical affair? It turns out that Jews can be possessed by spirits just as easily as the faithful of other religions — a concept that audience members of The Possession, opening in area movie theaters this weekend, will soon discover. Based on the true story of a wine cabinet-turned dybbuk box and the serial...
Comment0
By:
The owners of the Burger.org restaurants are trying to succeed where another kosher establishment failed, on Old York Road in Elk­ins Park. Eyal Aranya, who co-owns the Burger.org chain, plans to open in the space formerly occupied by Max & David's, which closed in April after five years. The transition will be made easier by the former restaurant's ko­sher certification...
Comment0
Advertisement
Advertisement

Arts and Culture Events

Wed. Apr 23
National Museum of American Jewish History
7:00 PM
Wed. Apr 23
Germantown Jewish Centre
7:30 PM

Sign up for our Newsletter

Advertisement