Friday, September 19, 2014 Elul 24, 5774
Infuse the taste of a sweet New Year into your High Holiday menus with these tantalizing recipes.
Top Stories
The group has granted more than 1,400 interest-free loans to area residents, totaling nearly $3 million — and it has more to lend.
Fredda Sacharow, JE Feature
News that Philadelphia’s Rosenbach Museum would lose the bulk of its beloved Sendak memorabilia hit hard for a former Exponent editor, who admits her obsession with one of the author's most famous books.
Thanks to at least five local restaurants, you can treat yourself to a fabulous holiday dinner with little or no work on your part.
Local Jewish environmentalists of all ages are heading to New York City to advocate for action on climate change.

The Calendar

Fri. Sep 19
Klein Jewish Community Center
8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Fri. Sep 19
Temple Sinai
6:30 PM
Fri. Sep 19
7:00 PM



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RT @HFLPhilly: Read about our work and our 30th anniversary celebration in this week's @jewishexponent.
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Hebrew Interest Free Loan Society is still going strong after 30 years!
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Where should divorced parents stand at their childrens' wedding ceremonies?
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Free train tickets you say?
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RT @IlanBenZion: My 1st piece in @jewishexponent on archaeology tourism in Israel, featuring @TheRealRubin cc @Isra
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Do Synagogues do enough to welcome in the the young Jewish couple with a kid this time of year?
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