Monday, May 4, 2015 Iyyar 15, 5775
Top Stories
American Jewish money dedicated to earthquake disaster relief is reaching Nepal in various ways.
Kenneth Jacobson
An ADL official wonders where is the international outcry on behalf of Palestinian refugees caught up in Syria's bloody conflict?
Peter Sagal's 'Denial,' set to be performed locally, brings the issue of Holocaust deniers into the spotlight.
Police used anti-riot measures including stun grenades and tear gas to halt the violence, including the overturning of a police car that sparked a fire.

The Calendar

Mon. May 4
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Real Estate "Legends" Draw Big Crowd at Jewish Federation Real Estate (JFRE) Legends & Leaders Event.
3 hours 11 min ago
Online Real Estate. Just one of several great Real Estate articles in our Business section.
2 days 16 hours ago
3 local communities pitched their congregations to Orthodox families living in NYC looking for affordability.
2 days 17 hours ago
The Jewish community of Baltimore. A city rocked by protests since death of African-American resident Freddie Gray.
2 days 19 hours ago
A human tornado blew through the Jewish owned Sports Mart, carrying away nearly all its merchandise.
2 days 20 hours ago
Clergy, students and young professionals alike turned out for the Center City protest.
2 days 22 hours ago
Social worker asks how to contribute to conversations about race without jeopardizing her job in right-wing office.
3 days 1 hour ago
What happens when Orthodox life becomes a prison rather than a haven?
3 days 14 hours ago
Professor falls for one of his students, who is much younger than he is. Sound familiar? #WoodyAllen
3 days 15 hours ago
Gary Rosenblatt of the Jewish Week in NY is giving an insightful and hilarious presentation at Har Zion.
3 days 15 hours ago
Lisa Hostein introduces Gary Rosenblatt at Har Zion.
3 days 15 hours ago
Two Jewish 30-somethings are launching a new company that will offer potency analysis for cannabis.
3 days 16 hours ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont made it official: He will run for president as a Democrat.
3 days 17 hours ago
Russian bookstores began removing Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus from shelves due to the large swastika on its cover.
3 days 18 hours ago
Culture Galore, Nepal Trajedy, Day School Security -
3 days 18 hours ago
Israeli woman sets gas pump on fire as a man is filling his tank. Why? The guy refused to give her a cigarette.
3 days 19 hours ago
#TBT 2 years ago Ukrainian Jews were fearful of rising xenophobia and racially motivated violence.
3 days 20 hours ago
How do you read the Jewish Exponent?
3 days 21 hours ago
Testimonial: Results of advertising in JE were that sales increased by 50%. Nick. Owner, Specialty Floors Inc.
3 days 22 hours ago
Gary Rosenblatt, editor/publisher of Jewish Week, shares collection of his award-winning columns at Har Zion tonight.
3 days 23 hours ago
Local artists rebuilding models of Polish synagogues destroyed during the Holocaust are featured in a new documentary
4 days 14 hours ago
Jouvenir, new local startup aiming to highlight Israeli culture-inspired artists, launched with a Yom Ha'azmaut bash.
4 days 16 hours ago
100s of cases of child sex trafficking are reported yearly in Philly. Local panel on the subject held @JFedinPhilly.
4 days 18 hours ago
Recent incidents @BarrackJBHA underscore challenges facing all Jewish institutions when it comes to security.
4 days 20 hours ago
Brian Williams story has Rabbi Jill Maderer wondering why people lie. Rabbi Alan Iser responds with his own theory.
4 days 23 hours ago