(The Nosher) What do you prefer on your latkes — dwenjang sour cream or yuzu pear sauce? That will be the question come the fifth night of Hanukkah at one very unique, very drool-inducing Korean-Hanukkah pop-up extravaganza in Brooklyn. The brains behind this delicious Hanukkah mash-up is Irene Yoo, a 31-year-old photo manager at Food Network who...
(Jewish Breaking News) U.S. President Donald Trump, his daughter Ivanka Trump and other political leaders from around the world, bid all who observe Hanukkah a happy holiday. “Wishing all of those celebrating #Hanukkah around the world a happy and healthy eight nights in the company of those they love,” the president tweeted Tuesday,...
An inside view of the synagogue in Casale Monferrato, Italy, which dates to the 16th century. (Wikimedia Commons) CASALE MONFERRATO, Italy (JTA) – It’s always Hanukkah in this picturesque town in northern Italy’s Piedmont region. Jews have lived in Casale Monferrato for more than 500 years, with the community reaching its peak of...
ENSCHEDE, Netherlands (JTA) — For most matzah bakeries, Passover is their lifeline and only claim to financial viability. After the weeklong holiday, during which Jews are commanded to consume matzah to commemorate their ancestors’ hurried flight out of Egypt, demand for the famously tasteless cracker drops sharply. Except, that is, in the...
After he distributed flowers on Valentine's Day - Ihab, the most fun-loving driver in Jerusalem, made his bus kosher for Passover! He also treated the passengers to matzahs, wine, and the haggadot. That's what it's like when you love your work. See the bus here: Get OnlySimchas News Live Updates  by email and never...
Selfie fans in Tel aviv can now enjoy a 6-meter-tall interactive LED Hanukkah Menorah (Hanukkiah), which presents live selfie photos taken by visitors of the port. Posted by Israel In New York
Today is International Woman’s Day. This year's theme is #BeBoldForChange. The idea is to call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world - a more gender inclusive world. When you think of strong, inspirational Jewish women, who do you think of? Some of...
Pictured above: Israeli students dig into the activity at hand: making matzah at the historic matzah bakery in Kfar Chabad, founded in 1950. Thousands of people of all ages from throughout the country visit in the weeks before Passover, which this year begins on the night of Monday, April...
Passover is one of the most important times of the year for the Jewish people, and many do not have the resources to celebrate this meaningful holiday. An employee of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews gives a tour of a food packing facility in Israel and shows...
Passover with United Hatzalah Day 8- Story 8 (for outside of Israel) (Isru Chag for inside Israel) Recently, Avner was on his way to a grocery store in Bnei Brak when United Hatzalah dispatch alerted him to an unconscious man in nearby Tel Aviv. Avner quickly switched directions and sped to...
Amazing how important these two are. Chag Sameach and Chodesh Tov!
We have collected some of our favorite vases for Shavuos this year. Nothing like a beautiful vase to hold beautiful flowers! Click the images for details.              
Only Technion-Israel Institute of Technology students can do this - the Passover story in just one minute! In classic Technion style, students created a Rube Goldberg simulation of the Haggadah in record time. If Magid was that quick, two seders wouldn't seem so bad! Watch it here: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rO7MdSIk_uc&w=560&h=315] Get OnlySimchas News Live...
The following recipe comes from Shannon Sarna on the Nosher via My Jewish Learning: Passover desserts can really be the worst. Canned macaroons. Dry cake. And while I know many people who love it, super rich flourless chocolate cake is just not my thing. I don’t enjoy how dense it...
Times Of Israel Reports: Adrian Grenier, best known as the star of HBO’s “Entourage,” returned to TV this week. In a Passover commercial for an Israeli gift card company, the actor clips on a white satin yarmulke and nails the guttural pronunciation of the holiday’s Hebrew name, Pesach. He then proceeds...


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