Sunday Aug 31
Brooklyn's St. Elias Melkite Catholic Church has 50th annual Labor Day Weekend Festival
Residents know St. Elias Melkite Catholic Church as the edifice that dominates the area just west of City Hall.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Politics aside: Middle Easterners have great food
The Middle East has seen much turmoil throughout history. In modern times, the Middle East has been subjected to Ottoman rule, the Mandate system , and sweeping changes in current governments.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Crave coming to Ferndale with sushi and cocktails
John D Bistro will transform into a Ferndale location of Crave Lounge in upcoming weeks.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Nouveau Middle East Food Goes West
Kramer and her business partner ate at Haj Kalil, an Arab restaurant in Jaffa, Israel.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Fixation on falafels filled at Jaffa Bagels, Naf Naf Grill
Some people choose falafels for Meatless Mondays, but for vegans and vegetarians, falafels are just as delicious a meal choice for the rest of the week.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Albany Park's Pita Puff doesn't need belly dancers and disco balls
Last week I used up considerable space lamenting the dreary Middle Eastern food at Logan Square's Masada and its inverse relationship to the elaborate and lysergic decor.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
People posting selfies with hummus to promote #chickpeace between Israel and Palestine
People are hoping that a popular Middle Eastern cuisine will be the recipe for success in helping to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Gaza .