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How Do You Delicately Bring Up the Past?

Dear Miriam, I recently moved my mother into a nursing home, and I've gradually been meeting all the staff. Last week, my mother was being...

Jewish Women’s Archive Looks Through the Lens of Jewish Women of Color

Everyone has a voice and a story to share. And with the help of the Jewish Women’s Archive (JWA), more influential Jewish women of color...

Advertising Always a Blast from the Past

Reading the ads from old issues of the Exponent can be as entertaining as the articles. Case in point: Page 46 of this issue, which...

April ’62 in the Exponent: Covering Monkeyshines and Matzo Bans; First Reform Temple Opened...

Stories about animals are always popular, and the April 20, 1962 Jewish Exponent cover featured a winning photo of a baby monkey (and banana)...

JAFCO Raises Money Via Three Events

Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options (JAFCO) held its Spring into Summer Luncheon on May 18, raising more than $75,000 to support neglected children....

Couple Receives Honorary Fellowships from Technion-Israel

Steve and Ilene Berger of Newtown Square were recently awarded honorary fellowships from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology during the university’s annual board of...

Watermark Honors Resident

The Watermark at Logan Square held its annual awards ceremony June 9. While awards are typically given to staff members at the retirement community,...

Newsmakers, the Week of July 20, 2017

Barbara Flacker, a partner in the Philadelphia office of law firm Fox Rothschild LLP, was appointed to the board of directors of Hillel at...

Join Us for a Night at the Movies

There are still six weeks remaining of the Kehillah of Chester County’s fourth-annual Summer Shorts, a film festival and discussion series of vintage, contemporary...

Inconsiderate Neighbors Create Quandary for Homeowners

Dear Miriam, I live in a Philadelphia twin house and have terrible neighbors. I'm an owner, but they rent, and they seem to have no...