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Rocco the Hockey-Playing Jew Meets Sugar Land, Texas

The first stop on a possible rise to the major leagues for a kid from Heschel? The wilds of suburban Houston.

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Honoring Jewish Civil Rights Workers in NYC

On a city block named for three activists killed during Freedom Summer

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Hard Times for the Upper West Side’s Venerable Judaica Store

West Side Judaica has been a fixture in Manhattan for 80 years. Now, rising rent and online competition threaten its future.

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How the Ghosts of the Holocaust Haunted the 1960s, But Quietly

The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’

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Is This The Best Bagel in New York City?

GQ anoints Absolute Bagels on the Upper West Side the city’s best

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The Upper West Side’s New Kosher Sports Bar

Prime Grill’s Joey Allaham gets into the burger business

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Marshall Berman, Marxist Humanist Mensch

Remembering the author, who died yesterday at 72

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New Gotham Burger Brings Something Unique to Manhattan: a Kosher Sports Bar

On the Upper West Side, a place to grab a hamburger and a (pareve) shake while you watch the Yankees or the NBA finals

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Architectural Torah

Meet the new Lincoln Square Synagogue, the first important Jewish religious building in Manhattan in four decades

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School of Arts and Sciences

In a haunting memoir, an Upper West Sider puts family secrets—including AIDS—under the microscope

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Searching for the Perfect Wig

Other Orthodox women cover their hair with beautiful sheitels. Why does mine make me look like Marge Simpson?

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Praised Be GCB

The born-again ABC show offers Kristin Chenoweth, camp, and TV that doesn’t require Talmudic analysis

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The Stranger

A 24-year-old Jewish Upper West Sider helps run the most important Arab-American organization in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, home to 35,000 Arabs

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Mixed Marriage

The Israeli government wants to lure expats back home with provocative ads. For one American Jew and her Israeli-born husband, it’s a false promise.

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Eric Cantor on the Upper West Side

Did you know his kids went on Birthright?

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Brooklyn We Back on the Map

Comment of the Week

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Good as Gold

Shivah Stars

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Magic Keys

Promised a prized object, an aspiring writer and family friend helped Isaac Bashevis Singer’s widow sort through his possessions. But some things will always remain out of reach.

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Hall of Mirrors

A new book tells the story of a middle-class Jewish girl from Westchester who changed her name, moved to Pakistan, and became a leading voice of radical Islamism

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Daybreak: Iran Won’t Invite Everyone to its Party

Plus an Upper West Side bomb threat, and more in the news

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Jon Minus Kate, Plus 5770

Gosselin tells parenting blog he loves Jews, shops at Zabar’s

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Wolves at the Door

My brother and I carried our shared past in different directions

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