Thursday, October 30, 2014 Heshvan 6, 5775
Top Stories
A few close races for seats in Pennsylvania's state legislature could be affected by the outcome of the gubernatorial election.
Martins Run in Media put on its runner shoes in a race to Defeat Dementia.
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 34th annual festival focuses on c inematic adaptations and the quest for identity, including a documentary about a family-owned specialty foods store in New York.

The Calendar

Thu. Oct 30
American Operas Revisited
Klein Jewish Community Center
1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Thu. Oct 30
A Question of Tradition
Jewish Studies Program at University of Pennsylvania
5:15 PM-6:30 PM
Thu. Oct 30
Adath Israel
7:30 PM-9:00 PM



Anonymous Obama administration official caled Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu #chickenshit.
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Is the Obama administration preparing the ground for an Iran nuclear deal?
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Shakshuka is a healthy, quick weeknight supper option.
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Congregation Rodeph Shalom has been hosting a new farmers market since July. Plans to expand it next season.
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Which Tom are you going to vote for?
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There are some amazing Mitzvah Heroes in our community!
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Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz was the featured speaker at the weekly Klein Center City Senior Program.
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Polish & Israeli Presidents inaugurated dazzling new museum of life. $100m POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews
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A cole slaw recipe that will add a zingy crunch to anything from traditional Jewish deli sandwiches to Indian food.
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Parents, when it comes to your kids, do punishments ever prevent a repeat performance of the unwanted behavior?
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The host of NPR's Fresh Air sits down for a wide-ranging interview in advance of a benefit for WHYY.
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Nov. 2nd. You can perform a mitzvah for older adults in Northeast Philly, helping to winterize their homes.
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A reader asks advice columnist Miriam for the appropriate response when someone tells a convert, "You're not Jewish!"
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Should Jewish Day Schools spend millions on athletic facilities?
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Deborah Waxman inaugurated as head of Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. 1st woman to head up a sect in Judaism.
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Did you read this Exponent Editorial? Innovation is critical to keeping Jewish life relevant and meaningful.
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Six Philadelphia-based nonprofits were highlighted in this year's Slingshot guide for their innovative efforts.
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Pianist Jeffrey Siegel brings his blend of performance & music education back to the Kimmel Center for a 10th season.
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Honor Diaries, screened today @BarrackJBHA looks at how Muslim communities subject females to child marriage & more.
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A trio of local sisters have been busy expanding the tahini business they started in 2011.
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Over 75 anti-Israel events have been reported on U.S. college and university campuses this fall!
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Old Jews Telling Jokes -
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Have you ever dated anyone who wouldn't make a physical move?
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Mother of two Perelman Jewish Day School students, dies in car crash.
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