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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,...

Samuel Domsky’s Annual Mitzvah Marks 20 Years of Feeding the Poor at Passover

Matzo … borscht … applesauce ... chicken broth ... tuna fish ... coffee ... a handmade card ... calendar ... cheese ... apple ......

New Rabbi Glenn Ettman Helps Congregation Or Ami See the Light

Like the congregation he now serves as head rabbi — having had the “interim” tag removed from his title — Glenn Ettman has seen...

Final Review for Gershman Y Building Scheduled for April 13

On April 13, the University of the Arts-owned building at 401-11 S. Broad St. — home to the Gershman Y — will get its...

Don’t Pass Over These Stories: Pesach Tales from the Exponent Staff

By JE Staff When it comes to picking a favorite holiday, Passover probably isn’t the highest on the list. Or at least it’s probably not...

Brodsky Center Opens Doors After Long Journey to Completion

Now that the Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS) Barbara and Harvey Brodsky Enrichment Center is open for business comes the true test. The $7.2...

News Briefs, the Week of April 6, 2017

Autism, Brain Tumor Drove Teen Arrested for Bomb Threats, Mother Says Michael Kaydar, who was arrested March 23 in connection with dozens of bombs threats...

Synagogue Network Uses ‘Passover in a Bag’ Kit to Attract Young Families

It’s no longer a Field of Dreams when it comes to getting young Jewish families involved with synagogues. Just because they’ve built them — synagogues...

Locals Make Fundraising Pitch for Israeli Hospital’s Cardiac Unit

Kaplan Medical Center in Rehovot, Israel offers its cardiac patients a contrast in that its care is considered top-notch, but its facilities — some...