Friday, October 31, 2014 Heshvan 7, 5775
Top Stories
This year, Halloween falls on Shabbat and trick-or-treaters — even Jewish ones — will be knocking on doors Friday evening.
About 200 women and girls gathered at Bensalem High School on Oct. 23 to make challah together as part of an international event designed to build Jewish identity.
A few close races for seats in Pennsylvania's state legislature could be affected by the outcome of the gubernatorial election.
The Torahs set to be rededicated at Old York Road Temple-Beth Am have touched the lives of many of its congregants, and many others from far and wide.

The Calendar

Fri. Oct 31
Klein Jewish Community Center
8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Fri. Oct 31
Germantown Jewish Centre
6:00 PM
Fri. Oct 31
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
7:00 PM



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