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Nationwide Knish Shortage After Factory Fire

AP | FRANK ELTMAN AND VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

COPIAGUE, N.Y. (AP) -- A fire at a factory billed as the world's biggest maker of knishes has created nationwide shock and oy for those who can't seem...

Knishes: Not Just For Potatoes Anymore

Posted 04.09.2013 | Taste

You won't believe some of the knish fillings we rounded up for you today.

The Knish Lives In Israel

Laura Silver | Posted 06.26.2012 | Religion
Laura Silver

Israel, on my first visit in 1994, was teeming pitas, tomato-and-cucumber breakfasts and fresh-squeezed Jerusalem juices. Still, I could not find a cornerstone of my culinary upbringing.

Notes from a Kickstarter Campaign

Laura Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Laura Silver

A month until Thanksgiving and already I'm brimming with gratitude. Thirty days, $5,000 and 70 backers. The magic and the mania of my Kickstarter cam...

Obama makes Multi-Racial Americans more Accepted

Francesca Biller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Francesca Biller

As a Japanese-Jew, I have historically used self deprecating humor at my own expense as a way to explain and defend to others who I was and to feel ac...

Japanese-Jew Doesn't "Oy Veh" So Much Since Obama

Francesca Biller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Francesca Biller

Since Obama has become president, I feel comfortable as the multiracial shikseh that I am, and am engaging in thoughtful conversations about my heritage and background, without self-deprecation.