Natn’l Jewish Book Award Winners & Other Orthodox Jews in the News

National Jewish Book Award Winners and Finalists Orthodox Jewish authors Zev Eleff and Yehoshua November were named finalists in the National Jewish Book Awards. November’s second book of poetry, Two Worlds Exist, and Eleff’s Who Rules the Synagogue?: Religious Authority and the Formation of American Judaism and Modern Orthodox Judaism: A Documentary History all received […]

This Orthodox Rabbi Was Named 1 of The Funniest People in the World

What do you get when thousands of comedians from dozens of countries go head to head in The Laugh Factory’s “Funniest Person in the World” competition? Six finalists, including an Orthodox rabbi named David Kilimnick. The competition, which took place this past month in Finland was created in the hopes of bringing peace to the world through […]

Yeshiva Floor Hockey in NYTimes & Other Orthodox Jews in the News

An Interview With The First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office In The U.S. Attorney and Hasidic community activist (and Orthodox Jewish All Star!) Rachel Freier won a contested primary for a civil court judgeship in Brooklyn’s 5th Judicial District and took her seat on the bench this week as a civil court judge. Freier, […]

Wine Snobs Taste Kosher Wine

Is kosher wine just the sweet stuff from Passover or can kosher wine rival the non-kosher stuff? These wine snobs find out!

Tamir Goodman’s Grandmother: The Superwoman Holocaust Survivor

Today is my grandmother’s 96th birthday! Here is what she taught me: Up until last month I viewed my grandmother (Savta) as super-human. I was well aware that she survived horrific and unimaginable horrors during the Holocaust and that she suffered unthinkable pain in the concentration camps. And I also knew that after finally surviving […]

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 8

On the final night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Garlic, Onion and Chive Cheese with Pesto!

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 7

On the seventh night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Port Wine and Cranberry Cheese with Mango Chutney!

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings – Night 6

For the sixth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us…Aged Parmigiano Reggiano with Red Pepper Mostarda!  

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 5

On the fifth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Provolone with Green Olive Tapenade! Director of Photography – Elie Gabor www.eliecreative.com Producer – Seth Feldman Makeup – Louise Lerman

Eight Crazy Nights of Chanukah Cheese Pairings: Night 4

On the fourth night of Chanukah, Chef Isaac showed us Fresh Mozzarella with Semi-Dried Cherry Tomatoes and Olive Oil Drizzle!  

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