Decades After the Holocaust, Efforts to Return Nazi-Looted Art Are Slow, Steady

It’s never just as simple as “finders keepers, losers weepers.” In June, the Philadelphia Museum of Art returned a 16th-century marksman’s shield in its possession...

Jesse Eisenberg’s next film follows two cousins who explore their grandmother’s Holocaust story

Caleb Guedes-Reed | JTA Jesse Eisenberg’s newest film directing project follows two estranged cousins who travel to Poland and learn about their grandmother’s Holocaust story. “A...
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Strength in sisterhood at Adat Chaim Synagogue

At Adat Chaim Synagogue, women rule the roost. The men’s club at the Owings Mills synagogue folded years ago, but its sisterhood has been going...

More Jewish representation on Netflix with ‘13: The Musical’

A Jewish high schooler from Westchester, New York, is the star of Netflix’s movie adaptation of “13: The Musical,” which premiered on the platform...
Chicken kebabs

Try chicken kebabs tonight

Keri White | Special to the JE Who doesn’t love kebabs? They are tasty, healthy, easy to eat, and can be repurposed into salads or wraps...

New book explores the insane career of Syrian Jewish hustler ‘Crazy Eddie’ Antar

Stephen Silver | JTA Crazy Eddie was a consumer electronics empire built on hype. Entrepreneur Eddie Antar grew his chain of discounts stores in the...

Coming soon to Harford Chabad: ‘Torah on Tap’

How do you engage people and make Judaism relevant? One of the ways Rabbi Kushi Schusterman of Harford Chabad addresses that question is by...

Best-dressed summer salads

Keri White | Special to the JT With summer produce at its seasonal peak, now is the time to showcase it! Salad for supper is a...
Cover of “Koshersoul: The faith and food journey of an African American Jew.”

Michael Twitty serves up a fusion of African-American and Jewish culinary histories in ‘Koshersoul’

Caleb Guedes-Reed | Special to JT The James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Twitty released a book of recipes and essays that fuses Jewish and African-American...
Gili Torres on stage with Coldplay frontman Chris Martin.

Israeli teen performs with Coldplay during Brussels concert

If you will it, it is no dream: that is what Israeli 15-year-old Gili Torres learned when Coldplay’s frontman invited her onstage to perform...