New Kosher Bakery in Brooklyn, Plus All the Weekly Dish

Brooklyn’s getting a new kosher bakery, plus restaurant openings and closings, chefs on the move and everything happening this week in the world of Jewish food.

Idan Raichel's Ninth Album is His Most Personal Yet

Israeli pianist, producer, and peacemaker Idan Raichel gets personal on his new record ‘At the Edge of the Beginning.’

Variety Kills Ad Denouncing Israel Trip in Oscars Swag Bag

In response to the $55,000 all-expense paid trip to Israel included in the Oscar swag bag, the BDS organization Jewish Voice for Peace created an ad urging nominees to #SkipTheTrip. Variety Magazine refused to publish the ad in their Oscar issue coming out next week.


Hipster Halva in NYC

The trio behind Seed + Mill set up shop in Chelsea Market in January.

Why Israel Is Paradise for Birds — and Birdwatchers

Thousands of cranes sit in pairs in a field here, their outlines approaching the horizon. Then, all at once, they take flight, a cloud of black-and-white feathers filling the sky.

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