Friday, July 31, 2015 Av 15, 5775
Top Stories
Yaron Sideman sent a telegram to Jerusalem stating that American Jews don't stand united as a community behind Israel.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has suddenly found himself facing down a terrorist threat – apparently from Jews.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
Annelise Ocanto has had a busy July. Just four weeks ago, she got married. Soon, she will assume her new position as the new cantor at Richboro’s Ohev Shalom of Bucks County.
Melissa Apter | Political Reporter
President Barack Obama invoked the Iraq War to rally liberal organizers to make their voices heard in favor of the Iran nuclear deal.

The Calendar

Fri. Jul 31
Society Hill Synagogue
9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Fri. Jul 31
National Museum of American Jewish History
10:30 AM-5:30 PM



Thanks to her Fulbright scholarship, a 23-year-old leaves her Doylestown home to teach English in Taiwan.
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“This is just like camp,” someone joked while boarding the bus for NYC to protest the Iran Deal.
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Jewish Exponent's Weekly Email Newsletter 7/31/15 -
5 hours 22 min ago
Judy Groner is eager to begin her second year as head of school at the Perelman School in Elkins Park & Wynnewood.
20 hours 33 min ago
Congregation Adath Israel in Merion Station, welcomed its new Rabbi Ariella Rosen on July 22.
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#TBT - The Jewish Exponent cover from 100 years ago!
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The Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League will host its first Jewish Heritage Celebration.
1 day 5 hours ago
Ambassador Ross talks Iran at Har Zion.
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A new play is based on machinations that went into making of the historic Oslo peace accord between Israel & the PLO.
2 days 11 min ago
Food is the basis of all relationships.
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A Jewish woman in a relationship with another woman who isn't Jewish asks Miriam advice on how to deal with her mom.
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The West Philadelphia Reconstructionist synagogue Kol Tzedek, replaces its longtime founding rabbi.
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Team USA delegation arrives in Berlin and settles in.
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What started as a 2-month stay in the US for this Iraeli comedian, wound up becoming a national tour.
3 days 21 hours ago
English professor at Lincoln University made reference to “dirty Jewish Zionist thugs”.
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After the US announced the Iran deal, AIPAC employees were told to cancel their summer vacations.
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Hundreds Rally in Lancaster Against Iran Deal.
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Thousands rally against Iran deal in NYC!
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Mayor Nutter builds a bridge to an economic future between Israeli and Philadelphia firms.
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A group of Yeshiva University students is making a big difference in the lives of Israeli children this summer.
1 week 2 days ago
In the suburbs of Philly, it was nearly unanimous. They’re not in favor of the Iranian nuclear deal.
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New Director of Reconstructionist Learning Network Hopes to Promote New Jewish Educational Models.
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