Friday, October 28, 2016 Tishri 26, 5777
Top Stories
Larry Magid’s appearance at NMAJH was part of the museum’s Dreamers and Doers series.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
This weekend, the International Institute for Secular and Humanistic Judaism (IISHJ) hosts a three-day seminar in Philadelphia.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
Planned Parenthood is a leading health care provider for women across the country.
Rachel Kurland | JE Staff
Most of what you find around the synagogue, occupying a three-story storefront on South Fourth Street, definitely shows its age.

The Calendar

Fri. Oct 28
Society Hill Synagogue
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
Sat. Oct 29
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
9:00 AM
Sat. Oct 29
7:45 PM-11:00 PM


RT : Dotty Brown and her new book were featured in as we prep for this weekend.…
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Whoops, good point!
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"People like to destroy others’ property. Sad but true.” Outdoor sukkah vandalized with graffiti
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Weekly Newsletter: New Book Releases, Breathing New Life into Fabric Row, Spreading SACH's Message -
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Take a look at this week's issue here:
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From 1909 when it moved into its three-story storefront building to now, not much has changed for "The Little Shul."
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Celebrating its 25th year, strives to provide resources during and after a breast cancer diagnosis.…
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"We try to teach you how to think and to think critically about the issues." How educators are teaching the election
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Happy birthday to Philadelphia!
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Should the bill be enacted, Pennsylvania would become the 14th state to pass anti-BDS legislation.
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These Philadelphians help spread 's message — even if they aren't Jewish.
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Celebrate with these yummy pumpkin recipes
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Op-ed: For Alan Gross, years of captivity in Cuba has since led to a few epiphanies.
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They’re not quite ready to go full STEAM ahead with new education program at Katz JCC.
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"Let’s recognize and embrace the differences among our fellow Jews as an asset."
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This week at the farmers market food blogger Keri White made a “sweet” discovery: purple sweet potatoes.
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New blog provides a cocktail recipe each week that corresponds to the current Torah portion to engage millennials.
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Column: "The only way to earn the right to complain about the outcome [of the election] is to cast a ballot."
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ICYMI: Our series on Jewish life in Vermont from . Read parts one and two
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Editorial: "No one has a right to demand gender separation in a public arena."
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In this week's portion: "If 'God will doom both righteous and wicked,' what’s the point?"
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Discussing divorce: A marriage and family therapist answers some common questions.
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Three local women will represent the U.S. in Israel on the Open Women’s Basketball Team at the 2017 Maccabiah Games.
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Newly named director concedes that she’ll be replacing a "legend."
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"There’s not too many of us left anymore.” Checking in on local delis as New York's Carnegie Deli announces closure
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