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ADL Finds Decline in Hate Incidents

  For the third straight year, Pennsylvania and Delaware have seen a decline in the number of anti-Semitic incidents, according to the Anti-Defamation League’s annual...
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Steel Town Synagogue Turns 100

  In September 1912, Lewis and Matilda Fink were among a group of shop owners in Phoenixville who joined together to found Congregation B’nai Jacob,...
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Surging Back After Sandy

While Jewish institutions in the Philadelphia area emerged from the recent storm relatively unscathed, such was not the case in New York and New...
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On The Issues: Where The Candidates Stand

JTA provided this comparison of the candidates’ positions on some key issues of concern to Jewish voters.    ABORTION Obama:  President Barack Obama says he is “committed...
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Romney Resurrects Moderation

  WASHINGTON   Mitt Romney’s record as a moderate Republican governor would seem to have made him ideally suited to peel off Jewish votes from President Barack...
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Obama Tries to Show His ‘Kishkes’

  The moment in the final presidential debate when President Barack Obama described his visit to Israel’s national Holocaust museum and to the rocket-battered town...
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Election 2012: Down to the Wire

Pundits have obsessed over just what percentage of the Jewish vote will go to President Barack Obama this time. Local voters weigh in on...
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Booming Community and a New Campus in Toronto

  A few years ago, the sprawling new $185 million Jewish community complex just north of Toronto was nothing but woodland. Today, the 200,000-square-foot site...

Each Vote Matters

  The Jewish vote really does matter. In case you weren’t convinced before, all you had to do was witness the final presidential debate, when...
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Pro Romney: Time to Stop Digging and Start Building

  As Will Rogers said, “When you find yourself in a hole, stop digging!” In the last four years, the Obama administration has dug our...