Friday, October 28, 2016 Tishri 26, 5777
Top Stories
Adam and Sara Laver met during a meeting of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Renaissance Group.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
While the synagogue is usually the focal point, building a sukkah has become more personal for many people.
Andy Gotlieb | JE Managing Editor
A kosher chicken farm was cited by a federal Department of Labor agency for 10 safety and health violations and faces $317,477 in proposed penalties.

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Fri. Oct 28
KleinLife: Center City
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Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El
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Take a look at this week's issue here:
12 hours 41 min ago
From 1909 when it moved into its three-story storefront building to now, not much has changed for "The Little Shul."
14 hours 3 min ago
Celebrating its 25th year, strives to provide resources during and after a breast cancer diagnosis.…
15 hours 1 min ago
"We try to teach you how to think and to think critically about the issues." How educators are teaching the election
16 hours 33 min ago
Happy birthday to Philadelphia!
17 hours 44 min ago
Should the bill be enacted, Pennsylvania would become the 14th state to pass anti-BDS legislation.
18 hours 25 min ago
These Philadelphians help spread 's message — even if they aren't Jewish.
1 day 11 hours ago
Celebrate with these yummy pumpkin recipes
1 day 12 hours ago
Op-ed: For Alan Gross, years of captivity in Cuba has since led to a few epiphanies.
1 day 12 hours ago
They’re not quite ready to go full STEAM ahead with new education program at Katz JCC.
1 day 14 hours ago
"Let’s recognize and embrace the differences among our fellow Jews as an asset."
1 day 15 hours ago
This week at the farmers market food blogger Keri White made a “sweet” discovery: purple sweet potatoes.
1 day 16 hours ago
New blog provides a cocktail recipe each week that corresponds to the current Torah portion to engage millennials.
1 day 17 hours ago
Column: "The only way to earn the right to complain about the outcome [of the election] is to cast a ballot."
1 day 18 hours ago
ICYMI: Our series on Jewish life in Vermont from . Read parts one and two
2 days 14 hours ago
Editorial: "No one has a right to demand gender separation in a public arena."
2 days 14 hours ago
In this week's portion: "If 'God will doom both righteous and wicked,' what’s the point?"
2 days 16 hours ago
Discussing divorce: A marriage and family therapist answers some common questions.
2 days 17 hours ago
Three local women will represent the U.S. in Israel on the Open Women’s Basketball Team at the 2017 Maccabiah Games.
2 days 19 hours ago
Newly named director concedes that she’ll be replacing a "legend."
3 days 10 hours ago
"There’s not too many of us left anymore.” Checking in on local delis as New York's Carnegie Deli announces closure
3 days 12 hours ago
After 25 years, hopes to continue providing resources for women during and after breast cancer.
3 days 13 hours ago
Op-ed: "The reject Yazidi and Assyrian Christian appeals for separate provinces should spark concern."
3 days 14 hours ago
After 25 years, hopes to continue providing resources for women during and after breast cancer.
3 days 16 hours ago
Not much has changed since the Little Shul moved into its storefront space back in 1909 — and that's intentional.
3 days 18 hours ago