From the country’s third largest Sephardic community to Howard Schultz of Starbucks, the Evergreen State’s Jewish side is alive and kicking.
A 20-year-old Florida college student died Tuesday after falling from a hiking path up to Masada, the popular tourist destination near the Dead Sea.
‘My Dinner With Andre’ and ‘Dirty Dancing’ were set in New York, but were actually filmed in Virginia. Here’s 8 other things you might not know about the Old Dominion state.
Justin Zemser, a 20-year-old Jewish midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland, was one of at least seven passengers killed in a deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
With only 345 Jews, South Dakota is the only state without a Chabad presence. Here’s what else you might not know about Mount Rushmore state.
Boxer Manny Pacquiao may be looking to get the Tribe behind him as he heads into his fight of the century against Floyd Mayweather.
Who says Jews don’t know how to fight? We’ve been quite adept at defending ourselves — and a new exhibit at YIVO delves into the colorful Yiddish lexicon that describes how it’s done.
Pennsylvania has a history of pioneering Jews: the first movie theater in the world in Pittsburgh, and the Marx Brothers’ first show in Philadelphia are just two of them.
Benjamin Harshav, a translator, poet and scholar of Hebrew and Yiddish literature, died April 23 in New Haven, Connecticut. He was 86.
Barry Goldwater inherited his Jewish dad’s department store and Irving Berlin wrote ‘White Christmas in the Grand Canyon state. Here are 8 other things about Arizona.