Friday, July 29, 2016 Tammuz 23, 5776
Top Stories
President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine made fervent pleas for Hillary Clinton.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
The burning of an Israeli flag has prompted calls for an official condemnation of the act by Democratic Party leaders.
Liz Spikol | JE Staff
A J Street event at the NMAJH drew plenty of supporters, but one the night before drew protesters.
Liz Spikol | JE Staff
With the start of the Democratic National Convention, all sorts of visitors descended on Philadelphia.

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Fri. Jul 29
KleinLife: Center City
8:30 AM
Fri. Jul 29
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
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Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
6:00 PM


Flip through this week's special issue here:
6 hours 48 min ago
The final night of the just started and seats are already full in anticipation for
7 hours 6 min ago
Protesters burned an Israeli flag, chanted "intifada" at
9 hours 11 min ago
saw a lot of supporters — and protesters — at the
10 hours 34 min ago
11 hours 9 min ago
After 40 years, doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon.
12 hours 49 min ago
Members of Old York Road Temple-Beth Am took a trip to "Czech" out the history of their "little Torah"
1 day 9 hours ago
Op-ed: "Elie Wiesel urged his students to remind the world to never forget the atrocities of our Holocaust."
1 day 10 hours ago
Although Hillary Clinton received the Democratic nomination, that's not stopping the Bernie Sanders supporters.
1 day 13 hours ago
American Jewish Committee board member Paul L. Jaffe has died at the age of 88.
1 day 13 hours ago
11 steps to take and recognize when faced with transitions in your life.
1 day 13 hours ago
Editorial: The "diplomatic trifecta" with Egypt, Turkey and East Africa will "unquestionably help Israel."
1 day 14 hours ago
It's official: Bernie is out, Hillary is in.
2 days 4 hours ago
Starting the Jewish Roundtable in the Convention Center
2 days 10 hours ago
2 days 11 hours ago
"We are living in a time of great fear, and we see around us much of that fear turning into hatred."
2 days 11 hours ago
"I just felt that I had to finish what I started." talks his new book,
2 days 13 hours ago
RT : Check out the scene live from the floor at the
3 days 4 hours ago
RT : The difference a few hours makes. Earlier: tons of Bernie supporters. Now: music performance at Dilworth park
3 days 6 hours ago
RT : My ears are splitting from the divisive screams here. This party doesn't seem much more unified than the GOP.
3 days 7 hours ago
And so it begins: Hello from inside Wells Fargo
3 days 7 hours ago
New on food blog Philacatessen: A fresh summer squash pesto salad
3 days 7 hours ago
Bala Cynwyd artist painted the life-size Fiberglass donkeys representing Delaware and Connecticut for the .
3 days 8 hours ago
It's time for ! Follow reporters and all week for updates and scenes from the Convention.
3 days 9 hours ago
Its cancellation raises questions about if the lobby is scaling back its presence so it won’t have to snub the GOP.
3 days 10 hours ago