Monday, September 1, 2014 Elul 6, 5774
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Outside of his home state, Delaware Gov. Jack Markell doesn't get much media attention. But as the 52-year-old — currently the only Jewish governor in the country — readies to be sworn in for a second term, he says he doesn't mind operating relatively under the radar.
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Those who lead 10-day Taglit-Birthright Israel trips don't get paid and often deal with turbulent moments — but the opportunity to guide wide-eyed young adults on their virgin voyages to the Jewish state are well worth any hassles, they say.
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A local businessman supplied members of his Main Line synagogue with some 3,000 knit hats to bring to Israeli troops during a winter visit to the Jewish state.
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Philadelphia-area clergy took time to express their sorrow over the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting at a press conference Dec. 19, but emphasized that the tragedy was just one among many caused by firearms.
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Bryan Schwartzman and Lisa Hostein
After months of negotiations and speculation, two day school boards voted to unify their middle schools under the ownership of the Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy.
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