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Hanukkah Recipes From ‘Queen of Kosher’ Jamie Geller

JNS.org - All kinds of uber-creative latke recipes appear around Hanukkah-time: apple-parsnip latkes, sweet potato-leek latkes, sweet cheesy latkes, and savory cheese and...

December 3, 2013 11:16 am

Jewish Prophet Daniel Inspires Weight Loss Diet

The Daniel Fast, named after the Old Testament prophet, recommends eating fruit, vegetables and whole grains and drinking water, while avoiding meat, fish, bread and sweetened or processed foods,the UK's Daily Mail reported on Thursday. Susan Gregory,...

Near East’s Oldest, Largest Wine Cellar Unearthed in Israel, With a Festive Surprise

JNS.org - A team of archeologists has found what it describes as the "oldest and largest palatial wine cellar" ever discovered in the Near East, in the process unearthing some festive and even psychedelic...

New York’s Bard College Will Stay with Al-Quds Alliance

Jerusalem Post - The U.S. university with the closest ties to Al-Quds University, Bard College in New York, has announced it will continue its partnership, despite two other American colleges severing ties with the Palestinian...

November 21, 2013 1:34 pm

Foodies Loving Medjool Dates From Israel, Crop Thrives With Irrigation System

Global foodies are clamoring for Israel's Medjool dates, which are thriving because of intense irrigation...

November 14, 2013 10:10 am

Showing Scotland Another Side of Israel

SCOTLAND - The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula, Israel, is little known within...

November 13, 2013 9:59 am

Trainer of IDF Paramedics Discusses Life-Saving Improvisation (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES—For Israel Defense Forces Lt. Anastasia Bagdalov, there was no time...

November 11, 2013 5:29 pm

Fire at U.S.’s Largest Knish Factory Leaves Nation’s Noshers Without

A fire six weeks ago at the U.S.'s largest knish factory, in Copiague, Long Island,...

November 8, 2013 10:19 am

American Olim Bring Spiritual Care to Israel

JNS.org - Israelis have a reputation for being frank and direct—dugri, in local...

December 3, 2013 11:16 am

Hanukkah Recipes From ‘Queen of Kosher’ Jamie Geller

JNS.org - All kinds of uber-creative latke recipes appear around Hanukkah-time: apple-parsnip latkes, sweet potato-leek latkes, sweet cheesy latkes, and savory cheese and chive...

November 28, 2013 3:16 pm

Jewish Prophet Daniel Inspires Weight Loss Diet

The Daniel Fast, named after the Old Testament prophet, recommends eating fruit, vegetables and whole grains and drinking water, while avoiding meat, fish, bread and sweetened...

November 27, 2013 10:57 am

Near East’s Oldest, Largest Wine Cellar Unearthed in Israel, With a Festive Surprise

JNS.org - A team of archeologists has found what it describes as the "oldest and largest palatial wine cellar" ever discovered in the Near...

November 25, 2013 9:26 am

New York’s Bard College Will Stay with Al-Quds Alliance

Jerusalem Post - The U.S. university with the closest ties to Al-Quds University, Bard College in New York, has announced it will continue its partnership,...

November 21, 2013 1:34 pm

Foodies Loving Medjool Dates From Israel, Crop Thrives With Irrigation System

Global foodies are clamoring for Israel's Medjool dates, which are thriving because of intense irrigation made possible by new water treatment facilities, Bloomberg News reported...

November 14, 2013 10:10 am

Showing Scotland Another Side of Israel

SCOTLAND - The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula, Israel, is little known within the international community - but Larry Rich, the Center's Director...

November 13, 2013 9:59 am

Trainer of IDF Paramedics Discusses Life-Saving Improvisation (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - LOS ANGELES—For Israel Defense Forces Lt. Anastasia Bagdalov, there was no time to ponder the gunshot that penetrated both legs of a...

November 11, 2013 5:29 pm

Fire at U.S.’s Largest Knish Factory Leaves Nation’s Noshers Without

A fire six weeks ago at the U.S.'s largest knish factory, in Copiague, Long Island, New York, is leaving the nation's noshers without their favorite...

November 8, 2013 10:19 am

American Olim Bring Spiritual Care to Israel

JNS.org - Israelis have a reputation for being frank and direct—dugri, in local parlance. But when it comes to death and dying or...

November 8, 2013 10:15 am

Jewish Genetic Screening Becomes More Accessible With At-Home Testing

JNS.org - One in four Jews is a carrier of one or more of the 19 known preventable Jewish genetic diseases, according to...

November 6, 2013 10:23 am

Kosherfest 2013 High on Healthy Foods

JNS.org - The growing demand for natural, organic, vegetarian, fiber, and gluten-free alternatives among kosher consumers was apparent at Kosherfest 2013, the annual trade...

October 31, 2013 9:36 am

Trip to Cadbury World is Wonderful (and Kosher)

JNS.org - It's easy to imagine that if the ancient Israelites had been familiar with the cocoa bean, God might have promised them a land...

October 15, 2013 9:01 am

Jewish Group Supports German Breast Cancer Detection Tool That Employs Blind Women

JNS.org - As of 2005, German gynecologist Dr. Frank Hoffmann was no longer allowed to send women under the age of 50 to get...

October 11, 2013 11:56 am

Group Leads First Kosher Tour to Cuba

JNS.org - It started with a mutual fascination with Cuba, especially its tiny Jewish community. Now two Jewish women, separated by a generation in...

Features

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

Holocaust Survivors’ Grandchildren Keep Stories Alive With Help of Vast Archives

JNS.org - As the world marks Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) this week, staffers...

World

Jews Murdered in Holocaust Called ‘Cowards’ at London Protest O...

Some 400 demonstrators came out to protest Israeli Ambassador to the UK Mark Regev's appearance at a prominent London university on...

Israel

Drone From Syria Enters Israeli Airspace Over Golan Heights, Downed by Patr...

The IDF confirmed on Thursday that Israel fired a Patriot anti-ballistic missile at a target in the Golan Heights, Israel's...

Middle East

Human Rights Group: Israel Bears ‘Ultimate Responsibility’ for ...

Israel should refuse the Palestinian Authority's request to cut off electricity supplies to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on the grounds...

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