Rossella Tercatin

On Alert: Police patrol a Jewish neighborhood in France.

‘We Should Not Give Up Making Our Countries Better’

EUROPE SPEAKS: In Italy, writes Rossella Tercatin, Jews need to learn to live with a history of being betrayed by their neighbors.

Jill Abramson’s Jewish Moment

Jill Abramson says her biggest Jewish moment is coming up soon. Her daughter is getting married next September — and a Seder plate is on the couple’s wedding registry.

Aldo Finzi's Masterwork Debuts 70 Years Later

Composer Aldo Finzi’s last words in 1945 were, ‘Let my music be performed.’ Now, his final wish is being honored as his ‘Serenade to the Wind’ is debuting in Milan.

Wheels of Destruction: During an earthquake in Italy earlier this year, wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano came tumbling to the ground of warehouses where they were maturing.

Rest in Peace, Kosher Parmigiano

FOOD: You can’t find a single piece of kosher Parmigiano-Reggiano anywhere in the world, since the only family-owned manufacturer retired and closed up shop.