Meet Jack Hidary, the Multimillionaire Who Wants To Fill Bloomberg’s Shoes

The 45-year-old tech entrepreneur is on New York City’s ballot this November—but does he have his eyes on the 2017 mayoral race?

How To Cook Like a Syrian: Making My Mother’s Matbucha

I never wanted to learn to make my mother’s matbucha, a savory eggplant salad–until I became a mom-to-be

Sephardic Jews Take Manhattan

The Syrian community, long based in Brooklyn, makes itself at home on the Upper East Side

The Most Perfect Hebrew Bible

The medieval Aleppo Codex was safeguarded for centuries in Syria. The problems started when it arrived in Israel.

Sundown: Unquiet on the Gazan Front

Plus Matisyahu goes blonde, the new ‘New Republic,’ and more

Top Syrian Rabbi Avoids Jail

Kassin, 89, was at center of scheme that resulted in ‘09 N.J. arrests

Syrian Jewish Leader Pleads Guilty

Rabbi Kassin cops to money-laundering charge from N.J. sting

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Aliyah B intrigue, Chagall de-Jewified, and more

Sundown: A Banner Year For Anti-Semitism

Plus Kyrgyz Jews, Finklestein in Turtle Bay, and more

Dwek as in Wreck?

Prosecutors may be getting less than bargained for from informant

Daybreak: The Territories Get Very Slightly Bigger

Plus mumps, Salvadoran sex trafficking, and more in the news

Sundown: The Jewish Agency Hears ‘Nyet’

Plus frum dating, ‘nasology,’ Huckabee in Jerusalem, and more

N.J.’s Christie Wins in Deal, Too

Syrian Jews don’t hold a grudge

No New Deal

On Election Day, New Jersey’s Syrian Jews let bygones be bygones

Did Dwek Get a Good Deal?

Informant in N.J. case gets years off sentence, but can’t go home again

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