Friday, October 24, 2014 Tishri 30, 5775
Top Stories
Actor Joshua Malina reveals his penchant for practical jokes in an interview with the Jewish Exponent before his upcoming appearance at the Federation's Main event on Nov. 2.
The owners of L'Etoile Salon in Jenkintown find beauty in the betterment of other people's lives.
The $50,000 check from the multinational department store will enable the Jewish Relief Agency of Philadelphia to provide meals for 5,000 area families.
Sarah Barasch-Hagans
After Reconstructionist Rabbinical College student Sarah Barasch-Hagans returned to her native St. Louis to see the Ferguson protests for herself, she felt compelled to speak out about police brutality and the importance of civil liberties.

The Calendar

Fri. Oct 24
Klein Jewish Community Center
8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Fri. Oct 24
Share Shabbat Dinner
Congregation Beth El of Bucks County
6:45 PM
Congregation Beth El of Bucks County



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A year in prison for the former bookkeeper who stole more than $400,000 from Jewish Heritage Programs.
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An @T12Fellowship participants start-up, will compete tomorrow in the Forbes $400k competition, right here in Philly!
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Though the British Parliament voted this week to endorse Palestinian statehood, British policy isnt likely to change.
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