Jew Review: ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

I would probably be hard-pressed to find someone who has no familiarity with Fiddler on the Roof – but somehow – I’ve never seen a live production before Tuesday night at the Ordway in downtown St. Paul. It was also the first big show I’ve seen since the pandemic began which automatically made the whole […]

Kosher Sushi Ending – For Now – At SLP Lunds & Byerlys

After a long run of having Kosher sushi for sale at the St. Louis Park Lunds & Byerlys, Monday, Nov. 29 will be the last day that it’s available — for the foreseeable future. “We’re trying to actively search for a mashgiach to hire so we can change that,” said Ross Huseby, the general manager […]

Herzl Camp Hires Josh Levine As New Executive Director

After an exhaustive, nationwide search, Herzl Camp leadership announced that longtime Jewish camp professional Josh Levine will be the next executive director. Levine will take the helm in January after moving to the Twin Cities. Levine succeeds Gary Kibort, who had been in the position for nine years, but announced in August that he would […]

Who The Folk?! Erica Holzer

Being a private-practice attorney is a hard enough job with lots of hours to bill. So what compels one to give away their time for pro bono cases? We talk to Maslon partner Erica Holzer all about that incredible and important work, but also we cover what brought her to the law, and being honored […]

Parenting By Parsha: Vayeshev

Welcome to a world of dreams, where the stars in the sky and the wheat of the fields can dictate your fate. This is a space wherein the spirits of the heavens reign supreme, and the deepest secrets of your subconscious can affect how your real-world life plays out. We’ve arrived at the tale of […]

Social Studies Revamp Enters Next Phase

Holly Brod Farber goes into schools across the state to talk about topics relating to Judaism, and she does so knowing that — in many cases — it will be the only chance students have to meet someone who is Jewish. “[Going into the schools] will literally be the only place,” said Brod Farber, the […]

WATCH: The Maccabeats Release Their Newest Hanukkah Song

It’s almost Hanukkah which can only mean one thing: The Maccabeats latest holiday parody. This year, the a cappella group performs Illuminating, their version of Dua Lipa’s hit Levitating. Past iterations have been inspired by Hamilton or a variety of pop songs. Not surprisingly, it’s incredibly catchy. Enjoy!  

Jewish Job: St. Paul Federation Hiring Executive Assistant

Job Title: Executive Assistant Organization Name: St. Paul Jewish Federation Job Type: Full-time Salary Range: $45,000-$55,000/year Deadline: Open until filled Job Summary/Description: The St. Paul Jewish Federation (Federation) is the Jewish community’s central address for meeting Jewish needs — responding to crises, fighting poverty, strengthening Jewish identity, and promoting social justice. In the Federation, philanthropy, […]

Jewish Job: Campus Services Associate at the Barry Family Campus

Job Title: Campus Services Associate Organization Name: Minneapolis Jewish Federation at the Barry Family Campus Job Type: Full-time, 40 hours a week Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Salary Range: $16-$17/hour Deadline: Open until filled Job Summary/Description: This is a customer service position responsible for staffing the Welcome Desk and assisting visitors at […]