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Ernest M. Kahn

  Ernest M. Kahn After nearly two decades of trying, Ernest Kahn still hasn’t mastered this retirement thing. “When it comes to retirement, you are the biggest...
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Community Life

  Emblazoned in neon on the side of a bridge spanning the Delaware, just upriver from Center City, is the slogan, “Trenton Makes, the World...
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Arts and Culture

Philadelphia’s cultural canvas bears the distinct imprint of the Jews who have been creators, producers and patrons of the arts. Music, theater, food, literature,...
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‘Homeland’ Security

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Sounds of Music Greet the Rudmans

   
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Stars of David- Week of Oct. 11, 2012

  Can’t tell the forest for the trees? Never a problem for Marvin E. Black, longtime director of Pine Forest Camp, Lake Owego Camp and Camp...
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Jerome Richter, 73, ‘Master Strategist’ of an Attorney

Jerome Richter, 73, a prominent local lawyer known as a master strategist by his colleagues, died Aug. 19 at his Flor­ida home. The Philadelphia...
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JCHAI: Changing Lives for Jews With Disabilities

Michael is a quiet young man in his early 20s who is a valued full-time employee at a Montgomery County assisted-living facility. On his...
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On 25th Anniversary of the Soviet Jewry March, Learning from the Past

The greatest success story in recent Jewish history has become one of the world's best-kept secrets in under a generation. On Dec. 6, 1987, when...
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More Than Just Desserts — Honors, Too!

Pie-in-the-sky hopes? Pie-on-the-table salute! That's the tribute honor accorded Wynnewood psychiatrist Dr. Carroll Weinberg and his wife, Charlotte, at a dessert reception held by...