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Center City's eruv, a device that creates boundaries allowing observant Jews to carry on Shabbat, requires a great deal of work and care by a dedicated few.
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Eruvin, ritual enclosures that allow people within it to carry on Shabbat, can raise both property values and eyebrows.
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The Kaiserman JCC is gearing up to play host to more than 700 pre-teen Jewish boys and girls for the Junior Games.
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Nimoy said he based Spock’s split-finger salute, now a pop culture fixture, on a Kohanic blessing


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Leonard Nimoy, born to Yiddish-speaking, Orthodox, Jewish immigrant parents died Friday morning at his home in LA. http://t.co/yF1XaNBRxS
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BREAKING: Leonard Nimoy who played "Spock" on "Star Trek" has died: http://t.co/5ggF7HzO5w
19 hours 53 min ago
Closing of 6 Gratz JCHS branches raises anew the question of how to Jewishly engage post-Bar and Bat Mitzvah teens. http://t.co/3cRbXg2pLu
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Exponent was featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal today! They reported on the Exponent's new publisher! http://t.co/i6IMFcx7n2
1 day 13 hours ago
Eruvin, Gratz Scaling Back, Gun Control - http://t.co/VSBKlrul15
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#TBT 2 years ago we reported about Syria’s civil war escalating and its impact on Golan security for Israelis. http://t.co/LJkrFFhWM5
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Mitzvah-Hero! Marissa Rosenfeld established the Gift of Life bone marrow donor program at Temple University’s Hillel. http://t.co/QHCRqlwyPw
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Woodworking shop in Manayunk features several Jewish-themed classes to make items such as mezuzot & challah boards. http://t.co/1JOrDi8wg7
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New publisher for the Jewish Exponent as reported by the Philadelphia Business Journal! http://t.co/i6IMFcOILC
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RT @PHLBizJournal: New publisher at @JewishExponent hopes to breathe new life into the paper. http://t.co/wIeaP15t1O
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The Kaiserman JCC is gearing up to play host to more than 700 pre-teen Jewish boys and girls for the Junior Games. http://t.co/cvCxqhIrok
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Long popular among Israelis, yoga is gaining ground among Palestinians seeking inner peace in a land marred by war. http://t.co/dwd6VF0MHF
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Round 2 in the judicial wars between Israel & the Palestinians saw massive jury awards to victims of terrorism. http://t.co/ZEiALpKpFn
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Some 54% of college students said they had experienced or witnessed anti-Semitism within the past academic year. http://t.co/fQkJ7AShEQ
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Parts of Gratz College to close. Institution of Jewish learning for teenagers severely cutting back its operations. http://t.co/LEPicDVAaB
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Who is making news in our community? http://t.co/2ElDA7aiW6
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@JFedinPhilly annual Youth Symposium on Holocaust to teach young people about the universal lessons of the Holocaust. http://t.co/n37kFD7xld
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First person to download the Jewish Exponent's App tonight and let us know, wins an April Fools Day surprise! http://t.co/NAngiVXUoV
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Israel’s economy is proving just as dependable as the Iron Dome, helped by Israel Bonds. http://t.co/URzRIji5kX
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Premieres of Holocaust Films in Germany Explore Nazi Past. http://t.co/IYNbDKtKyS
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Councilwoman to consider withdrawing city citation bestowed to Palestinian governor after denouncing her remarks. http://t.co/21aPX0c278
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Jeb Bush doesnt want foreign policy chops assessed against that of his brother or dad. Choice in advisers conflicts. http://t.co/iuot02d307
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How do you handle a professional situation where you must reach out to an ex from a relationship that didnt end well. http://t.co/iFkl9GxUns
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Israelis pay attention to the mock election at Blich HS near Tel Aviv. Correctly predicted several ballot results. http://t.co/LUH0K0tXs4
4 days 49 min ago
A mom seeks ideas for how to get her daughter to be the "angelic eater" she is at daycare when she's at home. http://t.co/PTqGwcuJ1v
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