Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Shevat 8, 5775
Top Stories
Two Israeli soldiers were killed and seven wounded when a Hezbollah anti-tank missile struck an Israeli patrol.
At only 36, Kirill Gerstain has become one of the most sought-after classical pianists in the world, hopscotching from Germany to Manhattan, and this weekend, to Philadelphia to perform at the orchestra's annual festival highlighting Russian composers.
Japanika, a kosher restaurant that serves sushi, Chinese and American food, is slated to open Jan. 29 on Bustleton Avenue — the latest venture from the owners of
A recent Lower Merion High graduate finds the football fields of Israel quite an education.

The Calendar

Wed. Jan 28
National Museum of American Jewish History
5:00 PM-8:00 PM
Wed. Jan 28
Renaissance Group
7:00 PM-10:00 PM




Two Israeli soldiers were killed and seven wounded when a Hezbollah anti-tank missile struck an Israeli patrol.
1 hour 32 min ago
Event of the Day! Liat Segal. Israeli contemporary artist. High-tech installation commissioned especially for NMAJH.
3 hours 30 min ago
Down to 1500 Jews from 15000 in 1959, the younger members of the Cuban Jewish community continue to leave for Israel.
4 hours 52 min ago
First full week as acting secretary of PA Dept of Transportation. Leslie Richards already dealing with a snowstorm.
8 hours 55 min ago
EDITORIAL. Holocaust Remembrance Day should inspire commitment to honor memory of 6 million Jews exterminated.
1 day 2 hours ago
Michael Herskovitz is a survivor who makes a point to share his experiences with audiences throughout our area.
1 day 4 hours ago
Taking a snow day today? Dreaming of summer? Have we got the perfect blog for you to read!!!
1 day 7 hours ago
The JFCS Holocaust Survivors Support Program provides home care for about 160 survivors in the region.
2 days 2 hours ago
3 local women hope to join the Israel women's lacrosse team in the 2015 European Lacrosse Championships next summer.
2 days 5 hours ago
2 Holocaust documentaries using film taken by troops as they liberated Nazi concentration camps, premieres tonight.
2 days 7 hours ago
Rabbi Skorka pleas to move ahead with the AMIA investigation in the wake of the suspicious death of its prosecutor.
3 days 4 hours ago
Rabbis have been slow to understand that synagogues are no longer the defining institution for American Jews.
5 days 1 hour ago
You can read the entire Jewish Exponent from this week by clicking here:
5 days 6 hours ago
Five years in the making, ‘The Return’ takes a new look at Polish Jewish revival:
5 days 20 hours ago
Put Jewish preschools on the radar screen of young families with an eye toward bringing them into the communal fold:
6 days 27 min ago
Holocaust Remembrance, MLK Images, Author Awards -
6 days 1 hour ago
Robert Menendez blasts the Obama administration regarding Tehran:
6 days 2 hours ago
Penn Students Work to Ease the Campus Conflict - Jewish Exponent |
6 days 6 hours ago
Several authors recently recognized by the National Jewish Book Awards share connections to the Philly area:
6 days 20 hours ago
Just how do you actually choose a camp for your child? There are four factors to consider:
6 days 21 hours ago
Want some good strategies for keeping track of things? Check out our advice columnist's newest post!
6 days 23 hours ago
Hockey chief Gary Bettman becomes the first sports figure to receive an award from the JTS:
1 week 6 hours ago
Should Jewish summer camps be more proactive about how they address campers’ romantic relationships?
1 week 20 hours ago
Why Israel’s elections are confusing, in 1 Graph - The party with the most votes may not lead the government:
1 week 23 hours ago