Thursday, October 2, 2014 Tishri 8, 5775
Shannon Sarna | My Jewish Learning
These three dishes taste better when prepared well ahead of time and make a great addition to a Yom Kippur break-fast.
Top Stories
The Kaiserman JCC and Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El in Wynnewood are joining forces in hopes of boosting membership.
Edward H. Rosen's commitment to Jewish life was evident throughout the community.
Ron Kampeas, JTA
The United States and Israel are presenting starkly different outlooks of what the world would look like should negotiators strike a nuclear deal with Iran.
The car of David Kushner, who serves as the stand-in rabbi at Congregation Rodef Sholom, was destroyed in what is believed to be an incident of arson over Rosh Hashanah.

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