Victory Lap: Auxerre’s Israeli midfielder Ben Sahar celebrates after scoring a goal against Caen during a French League Cup soccer match at the Abbe-Deschamps stadium in Auxerre.
Up-Do: Actress Lauren Storm wears her hair piled high at the Los Angeles premiere of the Twyla Tharp-Frank Sinatra Musical ‘Come Fly Away’ at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.
Headliner: Violinist Joshua Bell is all smiles at the reopening of the New York City Center. He played “Summer” from Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” and “Maria” from Bernstein’s “West Side Story” at this inaugural performance in the newly renovated space.
Fly With Her: ‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ Patti Stanger is a vision in leather at the Los Angeles premiere of the Twyla Tharp-Frank Sinatra Musical ‘Come Fly Away’ at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.
Black Tie: Actors Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker get all gussied up for the reopening of the New York City Center.
He’s Got Rhythm: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg conducts the Encores! Orchestra at the reopening of the the New York City Center. The performance was an homage to Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, who conducted the New York Philharmonic at the inauguration of New York City Center in 1943.
A Father’s Grief: Amy Winehouse’s father, Mitch Winehouse, and her stepmother, Jane, leave St. Pancras Coroner’s Court in London. Today’s inquest into the late singer’s death found that Winehouse died of alcohol poisoning.
Want the best Haggadah for your Seder? Jay Michaelson's round-up of this year's exciting new editions may help you find what you're looking for.
A Jewish camp in Canada recently decided not to admit a non-Jew for the summer. Josh Lambert, a former camper himself, tells us why this was a bad decision.
Benjamin Netanyahu's election win has rattled the message used by pro-Israel advocacy groups for decades. Can they find a new, unified way to make their case to the American public?
Tired of listening to your Jewish parents nag you all the time? Take inspiration from this animated video by Mike Cohen, who secretly recorded his parents kvetching at him over 16 years!
With Mad Men's final season set to resume its final season, we spoke to creator Matthew Weiner about how his Jewish upbringing and experience with anti-semitism influenced the show.
In Devorah Blachor's Long Island community, Betty Friedan left her mark for eleven months of the year. But once Passover comes around, women return to their domestic domains.
This delicious brisket, a twist on a Roman Jewish, recipe is cooked in a sweet and tangy mixture of honey and red wine until it sighs and falls apart at the touch of a fork.
In “All Who Go Do Not Return,” the new, raw memoir by Shulem Deen, the author describes, in harrowing detail, how he lost all his limbs: his deep, unwavering faith in Hashem, and the custody of his own children.
American Jews wondering how to reconcile liberal values with a new right-wing government in Israel shouldn’t walk away. We offer some alternatives.
Tom Soskin, the transgender teen whose coming-out speech went viral, worked with his Jewish day school to create a tolerant environment. Could this be a model for other schools?
Need a reminder of all the great things Israel has to offer? From ועדת חריגים Vaadat Charigim to Garden City Movement to Lola Marsh, here are 8 Israeli bands to watch for!
Like many American Jews, Jesse Lempel's got two things on the brain these days: Netanyahu and Passover. He asks which Exodus story character the Israeli leader most resembles - Moses or pharaoh?
What do you think?
After years of wavering, J Street is effectively defining itself as an outright opponent of the Jewish establishment. Will the lobby's new strategy work?
With all due respect to the classic pairing of beets and goat cheese, there are other ways to serve cooked beets! This fresh, fabulous salad with preserved lemons is an excellent example (and an excellent seder side dish!).
A little noticed 1987 report, declassified in February, has suddenly made explicit Israel's nuclear program. Michael Karpin unpacks its implications.