Honoring Jewish Civil Rights Workers in NYC

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

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.

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’

Is This The Best Bagel in New York City?

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

The Upper West Side’s New Kosher Sports Bar

Prime Grill’s Joey Allaham gets into the burger business

Marshall Berman, Marxist Humanist Mensch

Remembering the author, who died yesterday at 72

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

Architectural Torah

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

School of Arts and Sciences

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

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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