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Now That It’s Romney …

On a day last week when both former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum brought their presidential campaigns to the...
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Israeli Philanthropists Take on Social Issues

Tel AvivCapitalism in pursuit of social justice.The notion is becoming more common in Israel as a new generation of entrepreneurs and innovators in the...
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Limmud Weekend Beats All

Twenty-three-year-old Meir Shapiro wears a yarmulke. He studies music, Torah and architecture at New York's Yeshiva University. And he beatboxes -- all over the...
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And So It Is Written

Risa Levitt Kohn always gets a kick out of people telling her they've seen the Dead Sea Scrolls.What these folks mean, the professor of...
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Digital Families Gather for First-Ever Tech Confab

Twelve-year-old Jacob Resnick sat in a stately armchair in the lobby of the Sheraton Society Hill, contemplating the animation he just created on his...

Church Finds Sanctuary at a Shul

St. Peter's Church, a historic Old City Episcopalian congregation that celebrated its 250th anniversary last year, is currently holding services at Society Hill Synagogue.Church...

Groups Commission Local Camp Survey

The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and the Foundation for Jewish Camp are surveying local families to find out what attracts or deters them...
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Climbing Kilimanjaro and Helping Kenyans

Though never much of a hiker, Avi Lazar will be traveling to Tanzania on Aug. 26 where he'll attempt to climb the more than...
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Local Pair Pedals Concern for ALS

More than 13,000 miles. Twenty countries. One tandem bike.This is how Wynnewood couple Len and Susan Lodish have spent their vacations over the last...

Local Rabbi at Odds With Catholic League Head

A local rabbi who is no stranger to controversy has called on the Catholic community to condemn what he called an anti-Semitic email written...