Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Tishri 28, 5775
Top Stories
Singer-songwriter Marcus Goldhaber has distinguished himself as a modern-day crooner of standards from the early 20th century.
Daniella Slon
A newly sworn-in U.S. citizen reflects on her journey from South Africa to Israel to Florida to the City of Brotherly Love.
The local CEO of the newly launched MilkCrate app, which connects users with green businesses, joined other up-and-coming entrepreneurs from around the country for “Shark Tank”-style pitches before top venture capitalists, presentations and panel discussions at the Forbes Under 30 Summit.
The driver of the car that crashed into a train station attempted to flee the scene on foot and was shot by police.

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Wed. Oct 22
ORT America
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Wed. Oct 22
Kol Tzedek West Philadelphia Synagogue
7:30 PM-9:00 PM



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You can donate to the “Letters to Frieda” campaign. Learn more by clicking below.
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Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals collected millions in Social Security benefits after being forced out of USA.
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Linor Shefer, Israeli-American reality TV star, born in Ukraine, won Moscows first “Miss Jewish Star” beauty pageant.
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The Exponent's online calendar is full of incredible events like this one. Jump on a computer and plan a great time!
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Have you ever hosted or been invited to an adults only wedding?
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Meet Stav Shaffir. Her workplace is the Knesset and at 29, she is the youngest female lawmaker in Israel’s history.
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Our own blogging Jewish mom thinks there is too much sugar in her house. Is that true in your home?
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Open Hillel fights guidelines on groups & speakers deemed hostile to Israel. Brings 100s to Harvard for first confab.
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Production by Metropolitan Opera of NY romanticizes the terrorist murder of Leon Klinghoffer, his daughters write.
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An @T12Fellowship participants start-up, will compete tomorrow in the Forbes $400k competition, right here in Philly!
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Though the British Parliament voted this week to endorse Palestinian statehood, British policy isnt likely to change.
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Raising a Child with Judaism Online Classes -
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Simchat Torah, Political Planning, Open Hillel -
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged $25m to the CDC Foundation to help fight the Ebola virus.
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Want to buy Israeli products? There is an app for that!
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When you & your child keep doing the same dance of an argument over & over again, and your punishments arent working!
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