Kosher Coca-Cola is back, folks and there's a small window of opportunity to grab a few bottles of this holiday special beverage. If you're asking yourself, "What the hell is Kosher Coke?" you're not alone. In fact, I just received an email asking if regular Coke has some hidden "pork products or s ... More >>
It's Christmas Eve and everywhere around you, families are getting together with some cocoa or eggnog to celebrate both the birth of our savior and the imminent arrival of Santa Claus. However, for us Jewish people, Christmas eve was known as "the night when everything closes". The only places open ... More >>
With tensions continuing to writhe in the Middle East as Israel and Palestine fall into an uneasy calm, a group of Zionist Jews in South Florida condemns both the cease fire between the neighbors as well as the United Nations' decision yesterday to award Palestine the status of nonmember observer st ... More >>
flgov.comGov. Rick Scott, with gentlemen who may or may not be job creators.Going through the list of Florida's top 50 trading partners -- compiled by Enterprise Florida -- you may notice Israel sure isn't on the list.Apparently, Florida engages in more trade activity with countries like Guya ... More >>
Rosh Hashanah probably isn't Texas Gov. Rick Perry's favorite holiday. Aside from the fact that he's not Jewish, he'll also find out today that Florida Jews don't want him to be president.Public Policy Polling released the second part of its survey of Florida voters today, finding that President ... More >>
pete.comThis is not the dollar bill, but chances are it looks a lot like it.If you stole a dollar from a Palm Beach synagogue the other day, give it back to the rabbi and he'll give you $1,000 -- no questions asked.Somebody broke into the Chabad Palm Beach Synagogue on Tuesday night and stole a c ... More >>
• Lips, Fort Lauderdale's drag show dinner theater, deserves credit: It's tough to continually pump out menu items that feature nearly as many witty double entandres as the riotous stage show. But somehow, the drag supper club continues to do it. The restaurant is rolling out a host of new menu ... More >>
Photo Courtesy of Downtown Jewish Center ChabadSouth Florida's Jewish community just can't catch a break. First Bernie Madoff, now an alleged Ponzi scheme by Fort Lauderdale attorney Scott Rothstein -- what gives?Madoff lured Jewish friends at the Palm Beach Country Club to be investors in his Po ... More >>
I don't want to jinx it, so I'll just say that we haven't had to worry about currihanes lately. But there's still six more weeks left in the danger zone. Let's whistle past the graveyard; besides we have plenty of other worries:As H1N1 gains momentum, the feds are close to distributing out the va ... More >>
Young Jews celebrate the Holy Day at Off the Hookah
Ali Elhajj, a 35-year-old software engineer who lives in Weston, grew up Muslim in Lebanon. Eight years ago, he converted to Christianity. He found peace in his new religion, but he was also alarmed by how American Christians spoke of circumstances in Palestine. "I find ... More >>
Hasidic reggae singer Matisyahu talks about religion and his journey into reggae
Is that a relic in your pocket, or are you just happy to see the show?
A music scene long on jams helps us deal with one of our own.
Oy Vey! Ole! (Tzadik)
To locals, he's a roadside institution. But to the Usenet, he's a monster.
Confessions on a Dance Floor (Maverick)
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
Abe's Wholesale Festival Marketplace
In Donald Margulies' vision of the American meltdown, comedy quickly becomes nightmare
This is one fishy place to buy
March 25 - 31, 1999