Tuesday, March 3, 2015 AdarI 12, 5775
Amy Kritzer, The Nosher via JTA
While children are noshing on hamantashen, the adults get to play with another tradition — boozing of course.
Top Stories
Netanyahu’s controversial speech to Congress highlighted partisan divisions, and the Iran rift between Obama and Netanyahu.
The new cafe located in Philadelphia's Old City focuses on local, seasonal ingredients.
Gabe Friedman, JTA
On Monday Forbes released its 29th annual list of every billionaire on the planet. As in previous years, Jews feature prominently on it.
Steven Rosenberg, Federation's chief marketing officer, has taken on an added leadership role at the Jewish Exponent.

The Calendar

Tue. Mar 3
Interfaith Family Philadelphia
7:00 PM-8:30 PM



26 year old Sarah Levine is the owner of the newly opened Old City restaurant - Luna Cafe. http://t.co/B62PKVeUHU http://t.co/d6WOx5Y9Ql
3 hours 10 min ago
Set DVR. Record this tonight.10pm. The Jewish Journey: America explores centuries of Jews starting new lives in USA. http://t.co/RZ9Zbzc4uY
4 hours 39 min ago
Short days, cold weather of winter cause people to eat more, workout less & compensate double to look good for summer http://t.co/vYK2cD1OoB
6 hours 39 min ago
Key word in Yair Lapid’s vocabulary might be but. Yesh Atid party is not right-wing, but it isn’t left-wing either. http://t.co/h66k5UBhEH
8 hours 39 min ago
Did Benjamin Netanyahu's Philly days make him who he is today? The @washingtonpost thinks so. http://t.co/wKhLAeysia
9 hours 39 min ago
In his address to Congress Bibi argued that the proposed nuclear deal with Iran will lead to war in the Middle East. http://t.co/TarmTabU8j
10 hours 45 min ago
Sen. Al Franken became the sixth Jewish lawmaker to say he will not attend Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. http://t.co/nYwb0AnNKY
11 hours 39 min ago
Forbes released 29th annual list of every billionaire on earth. As in previous years, Jews feature prominently on it. http://t.co/r0zS8jYYOu
12 hours 41 min ago
Steven Rosenberg, chief marketing officer of @JFedinPhilly is now also interim general manager of @jewishexponent. http://t.co/rUhel5q3I9
12 hours 49 min ago
American pop star Katy Perry visited the site of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp. http://t.co/wYaaOiqevq
1 day 4 hours ago
Strong criticism of Israel was part of the mix at a musical performance by an Israeli-Palestinian band @TempleUniv. http://t.co/zT5kkYDkr0
1 day 7 hours ago
Controversy over Bibi's speech to Congress was early focus of the largest-ever gathering of AIPAC activists this week http://t.co/tPLYK8JxFo
1 day 8 hours ago
After early growing pains, David Blatt has the LeBron James-led Cavs poised for a deep playoff run in his NBA debut. http://t.co/JQkpxzc0Nu
1 day 10 hours ago
State Lt. Gov. Mike Stack held his first meeting with Israeli officials. #Israel #Philly #Jewish http://t.co/rVD10OlcYg
1 day 11 hours ago
Netanyahu Heads to U.S. to address the U.S. Congress and speak at the annual AIPAC conference. #Israel http://t.co/Nd0eT80PeJ
1 day 11 hours ago
The Jewish Journey: America, which looks at 350 years of Jewish immigration to the USA, debuts on WHYY-TV12 this week http://t.co/RZ9Zbzc4uY
2 days 7 hours ago
Leonard Nimoy, born to Yiddish-speaking, Orthodox, Jewish immigrant parents died Friday morning at his home in LA. http://t.co/yF1XaNBRxS
4 days 7 hours ago
BREAKING: Leonard Nimoy who played "Spock" on "Star Trek" has died: http://t.co/5ggF7HzO5w
4 days 11 hours 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
4 days 15 hours ago
Exponent was featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal today! They reported on the Exponent's new publisher! http://t.co/i6IMFcx7n2
5 days 5 hours ago
Eruvin, Gratz Scaling Back, Gun Control - http://t.co/VSBKlrul15
5 days 7 hours ago
#TBT 2 years ago we reported about Syria’s civil war escalating and its impact on Golan security for Israelis. http://t.co/LJkrFFhWM5
5 days 9 hours ago
Mitzvah-Hero! Marissa Rosenfeld established the Gift of Life bone marrow donor program at Temple University’s Hillel. http://t.co/QHCRqlwyPw
5 days 11 hours ago
Woodworking shop in Manayunk features several Jewish-themed classes to make items such as mezuzot & challah boards. http://t.co/1JOrDi8wg7
5 days 12 hours ago