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They Put Their Pedal to the Metal, and Came Up With the Cash

They rode 4,000-strong, creating a human avalanche of bodies, helmets, bicycles, and yes, joy. There was a palpable sense of mission, purpose and delight just...
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A Sign of the Times: Interpreting Judaism

When she was 11 years old, Karen Staller often fell asleep when her mother dragged her to the movies. Most of the films they...
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‘It’s My Job to Give Back Now’

There was a defining moment for Rosalie Goldberg in a "very emotional caucus" at the end of a 1984 mission to Israel sponsored by...

Feeling Royal on Presidential Boulevard

J. Brian O'Neill has some packing tips for anyone planning to buy one of the one-, two- or three-bedroom units at Corinthian, the Main...

Hello, Hebrew High!

For the second year in a row, the Jewish Community Hebrew High School of Gratz College is adding a branch in Bucks County. Gratz...
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Town-Watch Time-Out: Safety Comes First!

Matt Peskin is executive director of the National Association of Town Watch, a nonprofit group dedicated to the development and promotion of crime- and...

Working to Make Sure the Basics Are Covered

Some may find it hard to believe, but hunger is a real and pressing issue in the Greater Philadelphia Jewish community. An estimated 5,700...
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Family Motto: Teach Your Children!

Whether they''re conducting business, playing golf or giving their time to help the Jewish community and other causes, Barry and Billy Bredt could be...
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Isn’t It Special?

Would you work overtime to make some extra money? What if you could pull in an extra $1.4 million per year? The Philadelphia Phillies certainly...

Adult Education Geared to Fill In the Gaps

"If a group of highly educated Jews are assembled in a room and are asked to name two Shakespeare plays, the answer is readily...