Limmud NY

Debating Bacon Matzo Balls

Jewish foodies talk authenticity at Limmud NY food panel.

02/18/2014
Food and Wine Editor
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There was something for everyone at the tenth annual Limmud NY conference last weekend: from guided meditation to bluegrass music to late-night improv, this year’s three-day gathering devoted to Jewish learning in all its facets filled the Stamford, Conn. Hilton Hotel with rabbis, scholars, historians, and… foodies.

From left: Mary Zamore; Michael Twitty; Shannon Sarna. Lauren Rothman/JW

Welcome To Stamford, Limmud N.Y

02/04/2014
Special To The Jewish Week
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In a few weeks, hundreds of Jewish New Yorkers will gather for the 10th annual Limmud conference, right here in Stamford. 

Joshua Hammerman

Palestinian State? It’s Israel’s Call

Mideast expert describes age of `permanent revolution,’ one of hundreds of talks at Limmud NY.

02/19/2013
Editor and Publisher

With all of the dizzying, fundamental changes in the Middle East, where the Arab Spring has given way to radicalism in Egypt and complete chaos in Syria, a key transformation in the Israel-Palestinian relationship has taken place that has largely gone unnoticed.

Sandy Closes Offices Of Forward, Other Jewish Organizations

Office-sharing initiative including Limmud NY, Storahtelling also homeless due to basement flooding.

11/06/2012

A Manhattan office building that houses the Jewish Daily Forward and several Jewish organizations may be closed for several months due to flood damage sustained from Hurricane Sandy.

Citing an unnamed disaster recovery company official involved with the building, where the newspaper has an office on the eighth floor, The New York Times reported Monday that 125 Maiden Lane may remain closed for months while transformers, boilers and other equipment are replaced.

Hurricane Sandy forced several Jewish organizations in a downtown building to close their offices. Getty Images
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