Thursday, October 27, 2016 Tishri 25, 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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Take a look at this week's issue here:
3 hours 29 min ago
From 1909 when it moved into its three-story storefront building to now, not much has changed for "The Little Shul."
4 hours 51 min ago
Celebrating its 25th year, strives to provide resources during and after a breast cancer diagnosis.…
5 hours 49 min ago
"We try to teach you how to think and to think critically about the issues." How educators are teaching the election
7 hours 21 min ago
Happy birthday to Philadelphia!
8 hours 32 min ago
Should the bill be enacted, Pennsylvania would become the 14th state to pass anti-BDS legislation.
9 hours 13 min ago
These Philadelphians help spread 's message — even if they aren't Jewish.
1 day 2 hours ago
Celebrate with these yummy pumpkin recipes
1 day 2 hours ago
Op-ed: For Alan Gross, years of captivity in Cuba has since led to a few epiphanies.
1 day 3 hours ago
They’re not quite ready to go full STEAM ahead with new education program at Katz JCC.
1 day 5 hours ago
"Let’s recognize and embrace the differences among our fellow Jews as an asset."
1 day 6 hours ago
This week at the farmers market food blogger Keri White made a “sweet” discovery: purple sweet potatoes.
1 day 6 hours ago
New blog provides a cocktail recipe each week that corresponds to the current Torah portion to engage millennials.
1 day 8 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 9 hours ago
ICYMI: Our series on Jewish life in Vermont from . Read parts one and two
2 days 4 hours ago
Editorial: "No one has a right to demand gender separation in a public arena."
2 days 5 hours ago
In this week's portion: "If 'God will doom both righteous and wicked,' what’s the point?"
2 days 7 hours ago
Discussing divorce: A marriage and family therapist answers some common questions.
2 days 8 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 10 hours ago
Newly named director concedes that she’ll be replacing a "legend."
3 days 1 hour 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 3 hours ago
After 25 years, hopes to continue providing resources for women during and after breast cancer.
3 days 4 hours ago
Op-ed: "The reject Yazidi and Assyrian Christian appeals for separate provinces should spark concern."
3 days 5 hours ago
After 25 years, hopes to continue providing resources for women during and after breast cancer.
3 days 7 hours ago
Not much has changed since the Little Shul moved into its storefront space back in 1909 — and that's intentional.
3 days 9 hours ago