Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Kislev 25, 5775
Editor's Picks
The increased availability and profile of Chanukah songs illustrate just how powerful music has become in establishing Jewish identity in the United States.
Hazzan Harold Messinger of Beth Am Israel and James Pollard Jr., a member of Zion Baptist Church, have taken their friendship to a new level with a timely podcast that mixes music with topics of...
If you have any chocolate standards at all, you know that "traditional" gelt is, frankly, horrible. Lucky for us, an increasing number of local premium chocolatiers are now crafting gelt as well as other Chanukah-themed...
A mom who noticed that friend's son is often waiting around for his nanny to pick him up after school wonders if she should tell his parents or stay out of it.
Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie's decision to tank the current season in the hopes for future gains, such as high draft picks, make him a Chasidic master.

The Calendar

Wed. Dec 17
Gershman Y
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed. Dec 17
Congregations of Shaare Shamayim
6:00 PM


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