Thursday, October 30, 2014 Heshvan 6, 5775
Top Stories
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 Jewish Heritage Programs' "Night in the Negev" was no hard day's night for its Penn participants.
The host of NPR's Fresh Air sits down for a wide-ranging interview in advance of a benefit for WHYY, the home of her nationally broadcast talk show.

The Calendar

Thu. Oct 30
The Truce
Klein Jewish Community Center
11:15 AM-12:15 PM
Thu. Oct 30
American Operas Revisited
Klein Jewish Community Center
1:00 PM-2:30 PM



Is the Obama administration preparing the ground for an Iran nuclear deal?
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Shakshuka is a healthy, quick weeknight supper option.
14 hours 11 min ago
Congregation Rodeph Shalom has been hosting a new farmers market since July. Plans to expand it next season.
16 hours 11 min ago
Which Tom are you going to vote for?
18 hours 15 min ago
There are some amazing Mitzvah Heroes in our community!
20 hours 5 min ago
Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz was the featured speaker at the weekly Klein Center City Senior Program.
22 hours 48 min ago
Polish & Israeli Presidents inaugurated dazzling new museum of life. $100m POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews
1 day 23 min ago
A cole slaw recipe that will add a zingy crunch to anything from traditional Jewish deli sandwiches to Indian food.
1 day 12 hours ago
Parents, when it comes to your kids, do punishments ever prevent a repeat performance of the unwanted behavior?
1 day 14 hours ago
The host of NPR's Fresh Air sits down for a wide-ranging interview in advance of a benefit for WHYY.
1 day 16 hours ago
Nov. 2nd. You can perform a mitzvah for older adults in Northeast Philly, helping to winterize their homes.
1 day 18 hours ago
A reader asks advice columnist Miriam for the appropriate response when someone tells a convert, "You're not Jewish!"
1 day 20 hours ago
Should Jewish Day Schools spend millions on athletic facilities?
1 day 22 hours ago
Deborah Waxman inaugurated as head of Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. 1st woman to head up a sect in Judaism.
2 days 1 hour ago
Did you read this Exponent Editorial? Innovation is critical to keeping Jewish life relevant and meaningful.
2 days 11 hours ago
Six Philadelphia-based nonprofits were highlighted in this year's Slingshot guide for their innovative efforts.
2 days 13 hours ago
Pianist Jeffrey Siegel brings his blend of performance & music education back to the Kimmel Center for a 10th season.
2 days 15 hours ago
Honor Diaries, screened today @BarrackJBHA looks at how Muslim communities subject females to child marriage & more.
2 days 17 hours ago
A trio of local sisters have been busy expanding the tahini business they started in 2011.
2 days 19 hours ago
Over 75 anti-Israel events have been reported on U.S. college and university campuses this fall!
2 days 21 hours ago
Old Jews Telling Jokes -
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Have you ever dated anyone who wouldn't make a physical move?
3 days 1 hour ago
Mother of two Perelman Jewish Day School students, dies in car crash.
5 days 18 hours ago
Temple University professor invited to the White House!
5 days 19 hours ago
Rabbinical student returned to St.Louis to see Ferguson protests & felt compelled to speak out about police brutality
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