Monday, December 5, 2016 Kislev 5, 5777
Top Stories
Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai was vandalized Dec. 2 when a rock was thrown through a stained glass window just before the start of services.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
Shir Ami in Newtown is still going strong as it heads into its 40th year.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
On Dec. 4, Rabbi Nathan Weiner will be installed as the lead rabbi at Congregation Beth Tikvah.
Liz Spikol | JE Staff
Young Involved Philadelphia saw an uptick in attendance at its annual State of Young Philly conference last month; the session on how to run for office was packed.

The Calendar

Tue. Dec 6
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Tue. Dec 6
KleinLife: Montgomery County
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Editorial: "While successful attacks make us feel threatened and angry, what of the unsuccessful ones?"
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.'s Women of Vision Foundation and JCRC hosted a panel discussion called “Taking Aim at Gun Violence”
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Looking another way to engage millennials? Try Talmud study.
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Amir and Miriam Ben Gal, Philadelphia’s newest shlichim, will serve in the area for two years.
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Today, Congregation Beth Tikvah is officially making Nathan Weiner the lead rabbi.
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IfNotNow Philly protesters were demanding action from the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia regarding Bannon
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Amid heated moments at a millennial panel addressing Trump-related concerns, one message became clear: Get involved.
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Shir Ami in Newtown celebrates its 40th birthday this weekend
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Local teen's Bar Mitzvah project brought together Jewish and Muslim youth to play basketball at Wells Fargo Center
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Stanley Spoont, who served as the first team physician, died Nov. 22.
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. holds Philly dinner in part to thank 33 local survivors who donated personal items to the museum
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"Art is an accessible way to bring people together." Why the community turned to art in spots marked with swastikas
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Op-ed: "No meaningful record of statements or actions" to charge Bannon of being, on a personal level, anti-Semitic
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Ethiopian-Israeli hip-hop group Cafe Shahor Hazak performed at Penn for event
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