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Another War with Hamas?

  JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Israel's conflict with Hamas intensified after three Israelis were killed when a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip hit their apartment in southern Israel. The...
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Jewish Republicans Offer Post-Election Advice

  Think immigration through — again. Forget about gay marriage. And for heaven’s sake, when it comes to rape, shut up! Jewish Republicans and conservatives...
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Finding Their (Mitzvah) ‘Mania’

From making toys for pets to repairing low-income homes, more than 800 volunteers joined in the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's fifth annual Mitzvah...
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Latinos and Jews Seek Political Alliance

  Election Day made it  clear the Latino vote mattered more than the Jewish vote. Now the two have incentive to work together. The question of...
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Back to Work for Lawmaker

U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz — the lone Jew and female representing Pennsylvania in Congress — discusses what's on her priority list for her fifth...
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‘Surgical Strike’ Kills Hamas Leader in Gaza

The head of Hamas' military wing in the Gaza Strip, Ahmed Jabri, was killed by an Israeli missile. JERUSALEM - The head of Hamas' military wing...
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U.N. Bid Puts Palestinians Between a Rock and a Hard Place

The arguments for and against the latest Palestinian bid for statehood status at the United Nations come down to which is the faster path...
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Penn Hillel Head Makes ‘Forward’ 50

Rabbi Michael Uram, director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Hillel, was named to the “Forward 50.” Rabbi Michael Uram, director of the University of Pennsylvania’s...
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Paper Clip Statue Heading for Broomall

  Touched by a rural Tennessee school project commemorating the Holocaust with millions of paper clips, a lifelong Philadelphian commisioned a seven-foot-tall paper clip sculpture...
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Should Two Middle Schools Merge?

As representatives from two area day schools continued closed-door deliberations over a possible middle school merger, Main Line students and parents spoke out in...