Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Av 24, 5774
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Philly Cooks — and what could be hotter than the cupcakes and cakes served up by Velvet Sky Bakery in Jenkintown. Owner and “flour child” Jordan Harvey — who studied her art in Savannah, Ga., and returned to her native area to practice it — helped put the recent Philly Cooks event, showcasing the area’s best and brightest chefs and...
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Former Mayor and Gov. Ed Rendell will be honored by Legacy Youth Tennis and Education at its 30th annual Champions for Children benefit on April 26 “for his guidance and leadership as well as enduring support of our young people.” Fred Stein , senior producer, the Creative Group, Inc., has been named vice president of the board; and Judy Kellem,...
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Sure, “The Phantom of the Opera” holds the record as the longest-running show in Broadway history at 25 years, but it’s still got a long way to go to catch Philly’s title holder: “Karabell!” Of course, Karabell’s not a phantom but a living, breathing reality at the Walnut Street Theatre, where Len Karabell was just feted for 40 years of...
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A Prize visitor to Philly: Israeli Dr. Ada Yonath (second from left), a 2009 Nobel Prize recipient in chemistry, recently visited the city as a guest of Mark Alderman (right) of Cozen O’Connor. The welcoming dinner, held at Pod, attracted such well-wishers as (from left) Steve Friedman of Duane Morris, and Dr. Donna Gentile O’Donnell, trustee emerita, Drexel U. College...
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A Celebration of Education, the spring gala of Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel in Elkins Park, set for April 25, will fete the achievements and accomplishments of dual honorees Rabbi Stacy Eskovitz Rigler and Caryl Levin. Native son Glenn Rigberg is exec producer of the just-released Struck by Lightning , about a high school kid trying to restructure his prosaic life...
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