Friday, December 9, 2016 Kislev 9, 5777
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A simple Google search of the real estate giant’s name brings up dozens of results, all pointing to his accomplishments in the development of the city where he was born and raised.
Rachel Kurland | JE Staff
Hazon Philadelphia’s fourth annual Jewish Food Festival is addressing food waste this year at Congregation Rodeph Shalom.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
On Nov. 29, Sens. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) and Bob Casey (D-Pa.) introduced the bipartisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
It’s the culmination of a whirlwind five-month odyssey in which they not only arranged the schedule, but were able to seek out sponsors to help defray costs and/or donate some of the equipment.

The Calendar

Fri. Dec 9
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
8:00 PM
Sat. Dec 10
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
9:00 AM-10:00 AM


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