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  1. Celebrating Holiday of Freedom in an Israeli Desert JailRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Forward

    ... region in Sudan and crossed Egypt into Israel back in 2008. Ali has been confined to Holot for the past 10 months. "Passover is a time for Jewish people all over the world to tell the story of their liberation from Egypt and celebrate the value of ...


  2. German poet Heinrich Heine: "Since the Exodus, freedom has always been spoken with a Hebrew accent."Read the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Jewish Press

    Passover is the prime Jewish Independence Day. It is the most significant game-changing event in Jewish and human history, highlighting personal and national faith, spiritual and physical liberty, civil liberties, democracy, optimism, hope, defiance of imperial odds, tenacity in the face of adversity and sustained education as a prerequisite to national survival.


  3. Start a new Passover tradition with leek pattiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... begins. But there is no reason you can't change things around a little. You could even start a new tradition. On Passover, only one rule must be followed: In memory of the ancestors whose bread was baked before rising, no flour that could rise if ...


  4. Historic haggadahs offer 'snapshot' of Passovers pastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... side. (photo credit: Ilan Ben Zion/Times of Israel staff) The Haggadah, the text recited during the seder meal on Passover, tells the story of the Israelites' Exodus from Egypt and is a cornerstone of Jewish liturgy. Unlike a Torah scroll, Jewish ...


  5. Food | Chef Walter's Flavors + Knowledge: Cod for PassoverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Go Local

    This week we celebrate Passover and this dish symbolizes the diversity of culinary offerings. Today, chefs have expanded the horizons of creativity and ingredients applications, while remaining true to the religious observances of the holiday.


  6. On Passover, scratch-made gefilte fish carries on ancient traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Daniel Haykin treasures his memories of preparing for Passover when he was a kid in the 1980s. Gefilte fish, an appetizer served during the Passover seder, didn't come from the store.


  7. Inside Israel, 8:52 AMWatch: The Passover Story as You've Never Seen It ToldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Students at the Technion in Haifa were not content with just retelling the Pesach (Passover) story at the seder - the intrepid crew put together a dazzling "Rube Goldberg Machine" of convoluted contraptions bringing the holiday of redemption to life. ...


  8. Passover meals with a modern twistRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Passover is a millennia-old story of freedom that continues to inspire celebration. But if you're finding holiday menus a bit ho-hum, turn to the latest batch of Jewish cookbooks for some fresh ideas and vivid flavors.


  9. Keeping with tradition: Los Bagels celebrates Passover with handmade matzoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    Los Bagels is selling handmade matzo in celebration of Passover, the Jewish holiday that starts at sundown on Friday night. “We started selling matzo because there was a need,” said Los Bagels Marketing Coordinator Brandon Rasmussen.


  10. The a Most Illegitimatea Regime; the Jihadist Middle East; and Remembering Yehuda AvnerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... state by the administration of President Gerald Ford. He then draws parallels between the holidays of Purim and Passover, using them as parables for today's times. Then, Ali Jabber is a pseudonym for an Arab who sees Israel as the harbinger of ...


  11. Ruth Taber: Passover - Multi-use matzo takes center stage at Seder mealRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    A Spode China Passover plate display's the holiday's symbolic foods: zeroah, lamb shank bone; karpas, parsley; betzah, roasted egg; marror, horseradish; and charoset, a mixture of chopped fruit, nuts and wine. Jewish families will celebrate the first night of Passover at their Seder Friday evening, April 3. The holiday commemorates the exodus of Jews from Egypt centuries ago; guests at the Seder read the Passover Haggadah - the book that tells the story of the Exodus and explains the dinner's rituals/symbolism.


  12. Try tilapia for a healthy Passover dishRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    When I was growing up, my family celebrated both Jewish and Christian holidays. And one of my favorites was Passover.


  13. Recipes offer new twist on Jewish fareRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Haroset. Brisket. Matzo ball soup. These are the staples of a Seder - the ceremonial dinner that marks the beginning of Passover.


  14. Passover: Welcoming gentiles for Seder a strong traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    In this Wed., March 25, 2015 photo provided by Matthew Christopher, participants attend Freedom Seder Revisited at the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia. The event embraces gentiles for an evening of storytelling, music and a taste of traditional Passover food and rituals as it honors the original interfaith Freedom Seder held in 1969 in Washington, D.C., on the first anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination.


  15. Saint Frank is Putting on the Ritz; David Lebovitz at Omnivore BooksRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Eater

    ... at Omnivore Books from 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. Admission is free. [EaterWire] MISSION- Delfina has added a selection of "passover-inspired" offerings to their daily menu, throughout the Jewish holiday (April 3-April 10). Highlights include an edible seder ...


  16. Lower East Side Jewish story closes with factory shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... in the United States, announced in December that it would be permanently closing its 90-year-old factory after this Passover season because of longstanding mechanical problems and subsequent economic concerns. Sometime in April, the company will ...


  17. Covenant Winery cookbook puts new spin on Passover traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... gefilte fish back on the shelf. And don't even bother buying a bottle of Manischewitz this year. Just in time for Passover, Jeff and Jodie Morgan of Berkeley's Covenant Wines have released their much-anticipated eighth cookbook, “The Covenant ...


  18. Hamas Accused of War Crimes for Airport RocketsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Forward

    ... The Little Beet chef/owner developed a gluten-free version of apple pie for his restaurant that's the perfect #passover dessert: baked apples with vanilla-walnut charoset. Has your non-Jewish colleague told you Passover is only one night - or that ...


  19. Forced divorce charge against Lakewood rabbi's son should be dismissed, defense claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... Closing arguments before U.S. District Judge Freda Wolfson in Trenton are expected to begin April 13 after the Passover break. Mendel Epstein, a prominent rabbi who specializes in divorce proceedings, is on trial in federal court in Trenton along ...


  20. Allentown native Andy Goldfarb starts site devoted to Passover traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    "I always loved Passover with my family," says Goldfarb, who now lives in Boston and works as a venture capitalist. Goldfarb's passion for Passover traditions led him to create a new website,, which celebrates every aspect of the Jewish holiday.