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M. Richard Katz, Neurosurgeon, Dies at 86

M. Richard Katz, an accomplished neurosurgeon and instructor at Einstein Medical Center, died June 27. The Penn Valley resident was 86 and suffered from...

November ’84 in the Exponent: Watching Hawks Like a Hawk

Israelis Visit Cape May Point to Study Migration Big Brother was supposed to be watching you in the year 1984, but a couple Israelis were...

Jewish Federation Connects Local Leaders to Israel

Twenty-seven young Jewish leaders from Philadelphia, ranging from 27 to 40 years old, departed for Israel on July 1 as part of the Israel360...

Socialization for Seniors Continues

Federation Housing Inc. and Golden Slipper Center for Seniors continue to collaborate on the Socialization for Seniors program. An activities coordinator from Golden Slipper...

Shor Family Donates Portrait

The family of the late Mildred Shor dedicated a portrait of her at the Mildred Shor Inn on June 18. The senior personal care...

Foxman Torah Institute Honors Several at Dinner

Foxman Torah Institute held its 17th annual dinner at the Collingswood Grand Ballroom in Collingswood, N.J., on June 21. More than 200 were in...

Newsmakers, the Week of July 13, 2017

Mel Cherry of Langhorne was elected vice president of the Pennsylvania Society of Tax and Accounting Professionals. He is also a member of the...

Spilled Drink Leads to Debate About Rules

Dear Miriam, I recently bought my daughter a lemonade at a place with a self-serve soda fountain. Halfway through drinking it, she decided she'd rather...

Ninety-four-year-old Leonard Becker Has a 70-Year Legacy of Giving

At 94, Leonard Becker still drives from his Wynnewood home to his Havertown office every day, still relives the Battle of the Bulge —...

Aaron Loether, University of Delaware Graduate Student, Dies at 28

Aaron Loether, a 28-year-old graduate teaching assistant and Ph.D. student at the University of Delaware, died June 20 after a riptide carried him away...