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Jewish Federation Visits Washington Promoting Four-Pronged Agenda

“Don’t let the men do all the talking,” Shira Goodman, CeaseFirePA’s executive director and member of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Women’s Philanthropy...

Bartos Drops Senate Bid to Run for Lieutenant Governor

Republican real estate developer Jeff Bartos announced Nov. 9 that he is abandoning his run for the U.S. Senate seat held by Bob Casey...

Penn-Pioneered Jewish Heritage Programs Expand to Penn State, Look for Connections

Almost 25 years after Jewish Heritage Programs formed on the University of Pennsylvania’s campus to entice Jewish students looking for a way to be...

Philadelphia Jewish Community to Fête Bud Newman

The guest of honor at the Nov. 15 Main Event at the Kimmel Center isn’t necessarily a fan of the spotlight. “This is not really...

Clergy Grasp How to be Confidants for Alzheimer’s Community

With the number of Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease expected to rise — from 5 million to 16 million by 2050 — advocacy is...

Former Temple Hoops Captain, Youth Coach Harold Reinfeld Dies at 86

Everyone said Harold “Hotsy” Reinfeld always made sure to take care of his “kids.” Those included his own children as well as hundreds of kids...

‘Finding the Hidden City’ Illuminates Philadelphia History

A lot can change in 100 years. And if you look at Philadelphia in 1917 and 2017, there are plenty of changes, many hidden in...

Election Night Brings Big Victories to Most Jewish Candidates

Raised in a Catholic home before she converted to Judaism, Maria McLaughlin said her new faith is one reason she’s heading to Pennsylvania Superior...

‘Odd Mom Out’ Star to Headline Main Event

Having established herself professionally as a writer for magazines, movies and TV while raising three children in Manhattan, Jill Kargman decided three years ago...

Cigar Shop Thriving in Current Environment of Alternative Puffing, Trendy Products

Lining the walls of SJ Cigars are every type of stogie imaginable, like a Dr. Seuss story: There are long ones, short ones, fat...