Friday, March 6, 2015 AdarI 15, 5775
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More than half a foot of snow couldn't keep some of the first votes for the upcoming Israeli election from being cast.
Ben Sales, JTA
The leading contender to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on March 17, Isaac Herzog represents a change not just in substance, but in style.
The 19th annual local gathering will bring some of Israel’s most notable cinematic productions of the previous year to screens around Philadelphia.
The Cherry Hill native and chef of Vernick Food & Drink has been named as a semifinalist for the 2015 James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mid Atlantic.

The Calendar

Fri. Mar 6
Jewish Learning Venture
10:30 AM-11:30 AM
Fri. Mar 6
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
6:00 PM



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