Monday, December 29, 2014 Tevet 7, 5775
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From tutoring to a special photography project, volunteers from Society Hill Synagogue aim to bring students at Vare-Washington Elementary School closer to what amounts to the basics in other areas.
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Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
A community rich in cultural offerings is showing signs of disquiet over Kremlin policy and a budding financial crisis.
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Isaac Svartsman
Advocates of the “settled science” of global warming who predict an imminent catastrophe have been, so far, inaccurate and are on the verge of endangering human rights, a local international aid consultant claims.
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Seven months into her post, Naomi Adler candidly discusses the issues facing Philadelphia Jewry's central fundraising body, what she has learned so far, and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.


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Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir ~ Heart of the City
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Germantown Jewish Centre
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Germantown Jewish Centre
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