Thursday, April 17, 2014 Nisan 17, 5774

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A small South Philadelphia shul that was nearly demolished by the city was selected to be one of the sites of an upcoming festival that stages cutting-edge art and music installations at historic places. Shivtei Yeshuron-Ezras Israel, a three-story, storefront shul on South 4 th Street founded by immigrants in 1909, was selected as one of nine sites hosting the...
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Some 4,000 people, representing more than 40 Jewish, Christian and Muslim congregations across the city, are expected to turn out at a North Philadelphia Church on April 21 to press Mayor Michael Nutter and City Council to improve wages for janitors, baggage handlers and other employees at the Philadelphia International Airport.
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In the eyes of many, Israel advocacy has never been more important than it is today.
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In honor of Israel's 65th birthday, we profile two Israelis you've never heard of but both are making waves in Israel.
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Natan Sharansky says he will soon present Israel's prime minister with a plan aimed at resolving the thorny issue of allowing egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
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