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Symposium of Sweets

"More than any other Jewish food group, desserts tug at our heartstrings," said Leah Koenig, Jewish food writer and cookbook author. 


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2/23/2017
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Brooklyn Matzah Bakery Damaged In Fire

A matzah bakery in Brooklyn was heavily damaged in a two-alarm fire.


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2/23/2017
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Leah Adler, Mother Of Steven Spielberg And Popular Restaurateur, Dies At 97

LOS ANGELES — Leah Adler, the mother of director Steven Spielberg and a well-known restaurateur, has died. Adler, also a former concert pianist and accomplished painter, died Tuesday at her home...


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2/23/2017
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“Sour Grapes” Tells A Tale of Massive Wine Fraud

Sour Grapes, which was first released to the UK in September 2016, and debuted here in the US on Netflix in November 2016, is about a crime that rocked the wine world. The crime was not anything,...


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2/21/2017
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Raise a Presidential Glass

Whether in celebration or sorrow, those of us who enjoy our tipple most likely raised a glass — or two or three or more — over the recent inauguration of the 45th President of the United States....


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2/16/2017
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Jewish, Muslim Families From Iconic Protest Photo Share Shabbat Meal Together

The two families captured in a viral photo taken at Chicago’s O’Hare airport during a demonstration of President Donald Trump’s Muslim travel ban had a Shabbat meal together.


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2/15/2017
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Masbia Soup Kitchen Loses Donors Over Politics

NEW YORK (JTA) — Alexander Rapaport, a Brooklyn Hasid, says his experience being the victim of anti-Semitism forces him to call out hatred against others.


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2/13/2017
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Fat Of The Mediterranean Land

While diet fads come and go, the Mediterranean diet, one largely based on vegetables and proteins, has remained a nutritionist’s favorite for years thanks to its heart health benefits.


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2/13/2017
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Eat Your Feelings

If like many Jews you've added Valentine's Day to your holiday calendar, we present a Valentine's Day Foodie Gift Guide, replete with treats for the special someone in your life. We...

2/9/2017