In St. Louis, ‘Grill to Glory’ deploys churches (and hot dogs) for community renewal
ST. LOUIS (RNS) — A partnership between churches and a local nonprofit build community through cookouts in crime-plagued North St. Louis.
Stranded at New York auto show, car writers meet for (corporate-sponsored) seder
NEW YORK (RNS) — For Jews who cover the car industry at the New York International Auto Show’s media days, which often fall during Passover, the seder at Katz’s Deli has become a respite.
The ’Splainer: Why do Jews eat gefilte fish at the Passover seder?
(RNS) — The much-maligned Passover appetizer has come to epitomize the gastronomic experience of the shtetl, or ancestral towns of many Jews of Eastern European origin.
A rediscovered latke recipe links generations beyond the grave
(RNS) — As I looked through my emails to find the one containing the recipe for Grammommy Rose’s latkes, I said a prayer. How fortunate am I that the internet gives me a connection to my history, my namesake, my ancestors and my Uncle Jeff?