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Jews Joined Thousands to March Down Broad Street to Condemn White Supremacy

Thomasina Jones and Beatrice Arreola sat on the side steps of Congregation Rodeph Shalom with a pile of markers and white poster board. As...

JNFuture Philadelphia Event Transforms Jersey Shore into Tel Aviv

To celebrate the end of the summer with one last hurrah, JNFuture Philadelphia is transforming the Jersey shore into an Israeli beach for its...

Restoration Trip to Polish Cemetery Experience of a Lifetime for Local Man

It’s a four-and-a-half-hour drive from Warsaw to Przerośl, Poland, but native Philadelphian Brian Wartell didn’t mind making the trek to the town, where a...

Michèle Rosen, French International School of Philadelphia Founder, Dies at 91

Michèle Rosen, a founder of the French International School of Philadelphia in Bala Cynwyd, died July 29. The Bal Harbour, Fla., and Bryn Mawr...

Jewish Federation Blood Drive Answers Crucial Need for American Red Cross

As the national blood emergency entered its fifth week, employees at the Jewish Community Services Building joined the effort to increase the supply of...

Brian Schiff’s Maccabi Basketball Recipe Still Good as Gold, Even 18 Years Later

Before Brian Schiff became an institution in Maccabi basketball circles, he was a chef, working in various restaurants and even briefly owning a catering...

Elkins Park Baal Tfilah Took Unusual Path to Becoming a Rabbi

Rabbi Kevin Bernstein doesn’t fit into any particular box. He was associated most with Conservative synagogues both in his hometown outside of Washington, D.C., and...

Tame Protests Breached Roger Waters’ Concerts In and Out of Wells Fargo

“Let’s get a buzz real quick and then switch to beer,” one middle-aged man suggested to his white-haired buddies less than 50 feet from...

Sen. Leach Introduces Resolution Condemning White Supremacists

Sen. Daylin Leach is taking action in response to the events that transpired in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend. On Aug. 16, Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) introduced...

Man Accused of Urinating on Synagogue Turns Himself In

The man who flashed a middle finger to Congregation Beth Solomon’s security cameras before urinating on its walls has turned himself in to police. The...