Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Sivan 9, 5775
Top Stories
The FIFA corruption scandal may leave the international soccer organization unwilling to face the added controversy of suspending Israel.
A record-breaking heat wave in Israel has sparked forest fires, caused flight delays and prompted a sharp increase in reported cases of dehydration and fainting.
A woman who recently moved to a new city asks if she should try to get out of an invitation to join some moms from her daughter's school who are taking a "Mexican Party Bus" to go out salsa dancing.
Food blogger Bruce Holberg recounts the highlights of a recent talk about lox and other Jewish deli favorites.

The Calendar

Thu. May 28
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
9:30 AM
Thu. May 28
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
11:30 AM



By 2025, half of Israel’s school-age population will be Arab (about 25 percent) and haredim (about 24 percent).
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There may not be a better place in the world to drink a beer than Philly during Philly Beer Week.
2 hours 52 min ago
Jewish senator Bernie Sanders has officially announced his presidential campaign.
4 hours 22 min ago
Each month Israeli govt. sends check to every family with at least 1 child. Unless you don’t vaccinate your children.
5 hours 52 min ago
Sounds like 2014 but Israels military launched airstrikes on Gaza Strip in retaliation for a rocket attack on Israel.
7 hours 22 min ago
Given storied history of the Holocaust film genre, why is this new movie on the subject being lauded as innovative?
8 hours 41 min ago
@cavs and their Jewish head coach David Blatt, who used to coach @maccabitelaviv are headed back to the NBA Finals.
19 hours 48 min ago
@cavs & Jewish head coach David Blatt, who used to coach @maccabitelaviv are headed back to the NBA Finals.
19 hours 49 min ago
Has anyone out there read the Exponent as a newspaper, on a desktop, on a laptop, on a tablet and on a phone?
23 hours 52 min ago
Join Tribe 12 for night of inspiration and innovation!
1 day 51 min ago
Agreement regarding functioning of church under Palestinian control raised eyebrows referencing State of Palestine.
1 day 1 hour ago
A love story 50 years in the making!
1 day 3 hours ago
On Memorial Day and Shavuot, memory can help us find purpose.
1 day 5 hours ago
Great event at Old York Road Temple-Beth Am tomorrow night. Hear Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey.
1 day 7 hours ago
Two Jewish teenagers were stabbed by an Arab assailant while walking to the Western Wall.
1 day 8 hours ago
Dear Miriam, I decided to babysit this summer but seems like the mom actually wants a housekeeper, not a babysitter!
1 day 11 hours ago
President Obama says he holds Israel up to the same values it shares with the United States.
1 day 11 hours ago
A high school student outlines how campus anti-Semitism has affected her college search and, in turn, her life.
5 days 2 hours ago
How did Lox become Jewish?
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Marc Phillips Rugs Showroom Closing Sale -
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Open disagreement with Israel is a necessary component of the U.S. defense of Israel Barack Obama said.
5 days 8 hours ago
From Baghdad to India to Philly and still reading Torah after all these years!
5 days 8 hours ago
Susan got married this past weekend & still clicks through Exponent articles on her phone.
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Almost a year after the shooting at the Brussels’ Jewish museum, the visitors per day have considerably increased.
5 days 22 hours ago
Israel is the world’s seventh-best country for gay men, according to a poll of 115,000 gay men in 127 countries.
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