Renee Ghert-Zand

The Cheesiest Terror Push on Facebook

Hamas is trying to use social media to bully Israelis, even in Hebrew. But the music is so cheesy and the video so tacky, it’s more laughable than frightening, Renee Ghert-Zand reports.

Israeli Culture Explosion Snuffed Out by Real Blasts

Amid rocket and missile attacks, many summer cultural events in Israel have been canceled or postponed. Some however, including the Jerusalem Film Festival, will go on as planned.

Cheers to Jew: Zane Caplansky shows off his new beer in his eponymous Toronto deli.

Caplansky's Serves Up Beer With Pickle on Rye

Caplansky’s, the famed Toronto deli, has introduced its own beer. It’s called Deli King Spiced Dark Rye Lager — and it really does taste better accompanied by a sour dill pickle.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Watched Her Life Onstage

Despite having had a long day at the US Supreme Court, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made a point of attending a special performance based partly on her own life.

David Bezmozgis Turning 'Natasha' Into Film

A decade after its publication, author David Bezmozgis is turning his debut short story collection, “Natasha and Other Stories,” into a film, which he will start filming in July.

Jerusalem's First Food Truck Releases a Cookbook

FoodTrip was Jerusalem’s first-ever food truck. Now Assaf Granit’s rolling restaurant has its own whimsical cookbook that captures the flavors of the diverse city.

Katz's Deli Defies Flood To Stay Open

Nothing gets between New Yorkers and their pastrami. Katz’s Delicatessen remains open for business following a water main break on the Lower East Side on Thursday morning.

Cook the Book: Let My Children Cook

Don’t worry if you are too tired to cook again after the Seders. Thanks to a new children’s cookbook you can let the kids take over the kitchen.