Thursday, December 8, 2016 Kislev 8, 5777
Top Stories
A simple Google search of the real estate giant’s name brings up dozens of results, all pointing to his accomplishments in the development of the city where he was born and raised.
Rachel Kurland | JE Staff
Hazon Philadelphia’s fourth annual Jewish Food Festival is addressing food waste this year at Congregation Rodeph Shalom.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
On Nov. 29, Sens. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) and Bob Casey (D-Pa.) introduced the bipartisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
It’s the culmination of a whirlwind five-month odyssey in which they not only arranged the schedule, but were able to seek out sponsors to help defray costs and/or donate some of the equipment.

The Calendar

Fri. Dec 9
KleinLife: Center City
8:30 AM
Fri. Dec 9
Perelman Jewish Day School Stern Center (K-5)
9:30 AM


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Academics and campus professionals met recently to talk about the BDS movement as well as campus anti-Semitism
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An interview with Ron Rubin, local team to play baseball in Cuba & more in this week's issue. Take a look here:…
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Take cues from Charleston-style cuisine with these recipes for chicken gumbo and roasted peanut hummus.
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Here are some ideas for small gifts for all eight nights of Chanukah (stocking optional).
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Column: A false choice between public aid of religious and parochial education and public education
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From the late Leonard Cohen to Babs, five great buys for the music lover in your life
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Chanukah shopping for the bibliophile in your family? Luckily there are so many good books out right now.
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Op-ed: "We turn our attention to the front lines in the fight against anti-Semitism in the U.S. — college campuses."
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Q&A: Tonight, performs at the . She talks about her musical influences and her latest album
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This week's Torah portion: "Human nature throughout history does not change."
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Religious school students created the Mitzvah Menorah, collecting items that will be donated to those in need
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New on on the food blog: A quick, easy and oh-so-delicious soy-sautéed steak
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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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A rock was thrown through a stained glass window just prior to Dec. 2 services at Northeast Philadelphia synagogue
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Here are some ideas for small gifts for all eight nights of Chanukah (stocking optional).
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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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Millennials' political involvement has increased since the election, young organizers respond to surge of interest
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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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