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ADL Reports Anti-Semitic Incidents Up Sharply in Pennsylvania

Anti-Semitic incidents in Pennsylvania increased 19 percent in the first quarter of 2017 — on the heels of a 56 percent increase in 2016,...

Real Estate Investor Jeffrey Bartos to Seek GOP Nomination for Senate Seat

Real estate investor Jeffrey Bartos announced April 24 that he will seek the Republican Party nomination to challenge Pennsylvania Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey...

Men With Local Ties Play Key Role in NFL Draft Preparations

When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell steps onto the stage at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on April 27 to announce the first draft pick,...

50 Weeks of Doing Good Deeds Leads to Newfound Commitment

Celebrating a big birthday doesn’t always mean lavish parties or going out for a fancy dinner. For Radnor’s Julie Savitch, turning 50 presented a unique...

JCCs Re-evaluate Security Plans Post Threats

Jewish community centers across the country are reassessing their security protocols after the recent waves of called-in bomb threats, but for JCCs, synagogues and...

Exponent Has Served as Community Witness and Chronicler for 130 Years

Eighteen-hundred-and-eighty-seven. It wasn’t an especially exciting year in history — no world wars were started, no nation-states were born — but a number of things...

Jewish Exponent Wins Three Keystone SPJ Spotlight Contest Awards

Jewish Exponent staffers won three awards in the 2017 Keystone Society of Professional Journalists Spotlight Contest. News Editor Liz Spikol won a second-place award in...

If You Fall, Israeli Technology Will Catch You

BEERSHEVA, ISRAEL — The future is here, and it involves your bubbe playing video games with a talking robot. OK, let’s backtrack. There’s incredible technology coming...

Passover Seders the New Norm at PA Governor’s Residence

HARRISBURG — The freshly painted state dining room in the governor’s mansion was full of lively conversation and political discussion, plenty of wine (four...

Falafel at the Center of Newest CookNSolo Venture

It opened on April Fool’s Day, but the popularity of Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook’s latest venture is no joke. The restaurateurs behind Zahav, Dizengoff,...