Sunday, December 21, 2014 Kislev 29, 5775

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I can't think of a better title for this exemplary monograph on the life and work of architect Norman Jaffe than Romantic Modernist - the perfect two-word summation of the artist's vision and style. I hadn't heard of him until The New York Times ran an article last August in its "House & Home" section, discussing an addition being made...
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Ethel G. Hofman - JE Feature
We're partied out, simply partied out. Rich food, libations, bright lights and late nights - or were those early mornings? Now, it seems that the world has gone into hibernation, preferring to cocoon at home rather than venture out into the cold dark night. Relax! This winter, wrap yourself in a comforter, slip your feet into slippers and curl up...
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What would Hans Christian Andersen have to say today?
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Mort Alper- JE Feature
What a wonderful surprise when tourists clutch phrase books that are only needed for extreme emergencies like "Where's the dollar store?" You can have a happy face in Denmark and Norway because many locals speak English. While these two countries don't cover all of Scandinavia, if you only have limited time much can be seen when traveling by plane. Perhaps...
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A Jewish Apprentice? Not yet, but Soviet émigré Alla Wartenberg came close - and closes in on her own title as mogul
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"Tee Ouvolena!" The Sputnik simulcast of "You're fired!"? If Donald Trump never actually uttered the Russian equivalent of his rejection mantra, Soviet Jewish émigré Alla Wartenberg still got the message. She made the business world's equivalent of the Final Four of basketball, jumping through hoops, but was still voted off the island - Manhattan, in this case - in the...
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Melisse Lewine-Boskovich believes that theater has the power to change people's opinions about the world around them. When she works with Jewish and Arab teens from Israel on such projects, she's certain that it has the power to close the gap between cultures torn apart by hatred. Lewine-Boskovich is the director of Peace Child Israel, a nonprofit group based in...
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Tue. Dec 23
The Global Phenomenon 8th Day Live in Concert
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Thu. Dec 25
Temple Sholom in Broomall
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