Friday, September 19, 2014 Elul 24, 5774
Matthew Kitzen-Abelson, JE feature
A classical piece written in 2011 for trombone, shofar and orchestra, Tekeeyah brings audiences "to tears."
Top Stories
Israeli officials are cautioning the United States against accommodating Iran during the current effort to degrade ISIS.
About a dozen Jews from the Philadelphia area joined hundreds of people who traveled to Harrisburg on Tuesday to try and prompt action on gun-control legislation.
Fred Hersch's jazz trio is gearing up for the Philly-hosted OutBeat Jazz festival, the first event of its kind to focus solely on gay performers.
Thanks to at least five local restaurants, you can treat yourself to a fabulous holiday dinner with little or no work on your part.

The Calendar

Fri. Sep 19
Temple Sinai
6:30 PM
Fri. Sep 19
7:00 PM
Fri. Sep 19
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
7:00 PM



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