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.
Jewish food lovers, meet khatchapuri a.k.a. the Georgian cheese bread of your dreams.
"It is hard to be creative when you are worried.”
Jerusalem has gotten a cultural makeover in recent years. But with the return of terrorist violence to the area, will the hard-won revival fade away?
The rabbi of a major modern Orthodox synagogue in New Jersey has written a blog post that calls for Israel to collectively punish Arab Israelis and Palestinians until they realize “they have no future in the land of Israel.”
European Jews once vacationed at majestic resorts in the Austrian Alps. Many of these hotels are now deteriorating — but one Austrian artist is trying to change all that.
Introducing Vienna's Catskills: http://jd.fo/i65Hu
A 4-year-old boy wearing a kippah was slapped on his head as he walked home from a Chabad house in New Zealand.
What does giving to charity have in common with food and sex? Science has some answers.
Are Israelis and Palestinians fighting a "religious war"? Lara Friedman says that framing is dangerous — and dead wrong.
Spend enough time rummaging through the Judaica department of Ukraine’s vast state library, and you just might find treasures like this!
"I am an atheist married to a Jewish woman. She believes in God and I don’t. I need help talking about religion with my wife in a way that is respectful and enthusiastic and still honest for me."
This week's #Seesaw:
J Street's Jeremy Ben Ami asks: Why do we let moguls like Sheldon Adelson dominate the conversation on Israel?
Did you know the first king of New Orleans’ popular Mardi Gras parade in 1872 was Louis Solomon, a local businessman?
Here are 7 other things you may not know about Jewish Louisiana: http://jd.fo/i65Iz
Jewish students at Wellesley College say they are struggling with an uptick in anti-Israel activity. So why did the elite school abruptly fire its Hillel leadership?
"What do you do if your toddler is a god? (To start, hold the Jewish mother jokes.)"
Our review of Sarah Ruhl's new play, "The Oldest Boy."
"You just defended Abraham on charges of attempted murder in a mock trial at Temple Emanu-El in New York. And you got him off, too. Did he pay his bill?"
Dershowitz: "No, I’m still chasing him."
Poland's new Museum of the History of Polish Jews is only the tip of the cultural revival iceberg.