Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Tishri 23, 5776
Top Stories
A 15-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with wounds to his chest and back; two Israeli men were stabbed to death nearby.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
All kinds of interesting events and initiatives are on tap for the holidays at area synagogues.
Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Karnit Goldwasser will be at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy to talk about her new book about dealing with the murder of her husband, an IDF soldier.
Speaking to the U.N. General Assembly, the Israeli prime minister and Palestinian Authority president both accused the world body of neglecting them.

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Tue. Oct 6
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Junior Jewish Basketball League
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Tue. Oct 6
JAFCO Northeast Communities
6:30 PM
Wed. Oct 7
Congregations of Shaare Shamayim
10:30 AM-2:00 PM


Karnit Goldwasser @BarrackJBHA to talk about book dealing with murder of IDF soldier husband. http://t.co/J4mqIJgi1b http://t.co/wRAEexbnf8
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15-yr-old victim taken to hospital with wounds. 2 Israeli men stabbed to death nearby. http://t.co/Z9wCAWlSno http://t.co/icYEaLZZmE
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Speaking to the U.N., Netanyahu and Abbas both accused the world body of neglecting them. http://t.co/2qjeqaLLHI http://t.co/uFnQNdgXgS
3 days 20 hours ago
The Exponent's Weekly E-Newsletter. The Final Rush of the Jewish Holiday Season. - http://t.co/xZdYt4z0Or
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You can read this week's entire Jewish Exponent newspaper by clicking this link: http://t.co/J3bPXf5IIR http://t.co/KEwyUegcaO
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Cell affiliated with Fatah’s armed wing assumed responsibility for murder of Israeli couple. http://t.co/bUKBbtvLoB http://t.co/ip6VG7nR9k
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After 2 decade absence since graduating from @RRCcommunity Rabbi Elyse Wechterman is returning to be Exec of RRA. http://t.co/lG2jB0kM2W
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Mahmoud Abbas said Palestinians are no longer bound by agreements with Israel. http://t.co/wThDfLSbfB http://t.co/f1G45PEJwa
6 days 26 min ago
Jeff Skversky has realized his dream of being on 6ABC's Action News as its sportscaster. http://t.co/qorzw6IPGb http://t.co/KXrFg4W8qq
6 days 7 hours ago
Jewish institutions encourage critical thinking about Jewish texts. Avoid it concerning Israeli-Palestinian conflict http://t.co/tFv7t8dfOW
6 days 7 hours ago
Wegmans has a different interpretation of "kosher" than many Jews. http://t.co/QIq2qcMF4r
1 week 6 hours ago
It can take a while to learn the intricacies of sukkah life in Israel. http://t.co/5DxW8E2pES
1 week 21 hours ago
No shortage of opportunities to spend time in a sukkah at a synagogue. Also no substitute for having one at home. http://t.co/wTyDNoMCU2
1 week 1 day ago
A local synagogue extends a friendly hand to a Kentucky church group coming to see the Pope. http://t.co/mtoL6g4c60
1 week 2 days ago
Rabbi Abraham Skorka will be in Philly at the same time as his good friend, Pope Francis. http://t.co/uVnTOVwtiE http://t.co/vrB7Ytpwxu
1 week 3 days ago
Meet The Jewish Exponent's Local Writers - http://t.co/5c7tLXXkk3
1 week 3 days ago
A reflection on the juxtaposition of two religious happenings happening on the same weekend. http://t.co/4SdyVDMD9o http://t.co/fPlILyRUsg
1 week 4 days ago
John Boehner, speaker of the House of Reps, who played a key role in this year’s US-Israel crisis, is stepping down. http://t.co/Pzbd3mgB9r
1 week 4 days ago
1st trip to US. Here's everything Jews need to know about the @Pontifex 's American tour. #goodyontiffpontiff. http://t.co/faRuerogTy
1 week 6 days ago
Pre-fast food blog post. Michael's summer trip takes him though multiple states/countries with memorable food stops. http://t.co/0eVNPynZqS
1 week 6 days ago
Miriam offers up some clear-eyed advice on how to celebrate both your children and your faith on Yom Kippur. http://t.co/Oy0313wyjF
2 weeks 3 hours ago
An open invitation to the nation's Jewish community to stand as one for services at the Lincoln Memorial. http://t.co/vwwLTUa86T
2 weeks 3 hours ago
Find a Sukkah anywhere in the world! How cool is that? http://t.co/JoLqQGKLWU http://t.co/NNLEW8B17p
2 weeks 17 hours ago
Two Jews were shot with BB guns in a heavily Orthodox neighborhood of New York City. http://t.co/0ypCwhf6ur http://t.co/LXng15N3fF
2 weeks 18 hours ago
High Holidays are period of reflection. Voting is the most fundamental right we are given. http://t.co/NVimvOJeFR http://t.co/phIqeDH82G
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