Arts & Life

Glow-in-the-dark Hanukkah PJs

‘Pajamukkahs’ for Chanukah

By Kayla Steinberg When Shira Levenson started seeing Christmas pajamas marketed to her on Facebook, she asked, “Why isn’t there a Jewish version of this?” She...
Thia Steinhardt in Lithuania

You Should Know … Thia Steinhardt

Last winter, Thia Steinhardt went on a journey through her family history. Steinhardt, 26, traveled with some friends on a week-long visit to Lithuania and...

‘Shtisel’ to leave Netflix in December

Netflix is scheduled to lose the streaming rights to seasons 1 and 2 of “Shtisel” in December, according to What’s on Netflix.com. Both seasons came...


Mijal Bitton

Opinion | Many Jews of color and diverse Jews are politically conservative

By Mijal Bitton | JTA After Joe Biden won the presidency, my liberal friends were aghast that over 70 million Americans voted for Trump. My Syrian,...
Joe Biden

Opinion | On healing and whole stones

By Rabbi Avi S. Olitzky There are so many layers to a transition of power. The rabbis teach us that the reason we do not...

Georgia on our mind

With control of the U.S. Senate hanging in the balance, the two runoff elections scheduled to take place in Georgia on Jan. 5 are,...
Goldsmith Early Childhood Center provides stimulating, nurturing, creative experiences within a Jewish environment. Visitors to our school experience the sense of joy in learning...

Nation and World

Deni Avdija

Israeli teen drafted by Washington Wizards

By Marc Brodsky Deni Avdija, the 19-year-old Israeli basketball phenom, was taken by the Washington Wizards with the ninth overall pick of the NBA Draft...
Tony Blinken

Where Biden’s secretary of state choice Tony Blinken stands on Jewish issues

Tony Blinken, President-elect Joe Biden’s choice for secretary of state, is the stepson of a Holocaust survivor whose stories shaped his worldview and subsequently...
people at a Trump rally

How did Jewish Americans vote?

Polls offer imperfect takes, but the big picture is clear By Ron Kampeas and Gabe Friedman | JTA It’s a Jewish ritual: Every four years after...

Food & Dining

5 Chanukah food hacks to make your holiday dinner easy and delicious

By Lauren Manaker | The Nosher via JTA As the Festival of Lights approaches, you might be frying latkes and making applesauce in your dreams....

Turn Thanksgiving leftovers into turkey enchiladas

By Keri White This meal came together as a result of an oversized roast chicken, but it occurs to me that this is the perfect...

Want another option for bagels in Columbia? Bagelry and deli opens new location

THB Bagelry + Deli has announced that it will be opening a new location in Columbia on Nov. 19. Located within the Columbia Crossing shopping...