Monday, October 5, 2015 Tishri 22, 5776
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A 15-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with wounds to his chest and back; two Israeli men were stabbed to death nearby.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
All kinds of interesting events and initiatives are on tap for the holidays at area synagogues.
Jason Cohen | JE Staff
Karnit Goldwasser will be at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy to talk about her new book about dealing with the murder of her husband, an IDF soldier.
Speaking to the U.N. General Assembly, the Israeli prime minister and Palestinian Authority president both accused the world body of neglecting them.


Karnit Goldwasser @BarrackJBHA to talk about book dealing with murder of IDF soldier husband.
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15-yr-old victim taken to hospital with wounds. 2 Israeli men stabbed to death nearby.
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Speaking to the U.N., Netanyahu and Abbas both accused the world body of neglecting them.
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The Exponent's Weekly E-Newsletter. The Final Rush of the Jewish Holiday Season. -
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Cell affiliated with Fatah’s armed wing assumed responsibility for murder of Israeli couple.
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After 2 decade absence since graduating from @RRCcommunity Rabbi Elyse Wechterman is returning to be Exec of RRA.
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Mahmoud Abbas said Palestinians are no longer bound by agreements with Israel.
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Jeff Skversky has realized his dream of being on 6ABC's Action News as its sportscaster.
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Jewish institutions encourage critical thinking about Jewish texts. Avoid it concerning Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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Wegmans has a different interpretation of "kosher" than many Jews.
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It can take a while to learn the intricacies of sukkah life in Israel.
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No shortage of opportunities to spend time in a sukkah at a synagogue. Also no substitute for having one at home.
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A local synagogue extends a friendly hand to a Kentucky church group coming to see the Pope.
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Rabbi Abraham Skorka will be in Philly at the same time as his good friend, Pope Francis.
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Meet The Jewish Exponent's Local Writers -
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A reflection on the juxtaposition of two religious happenings happening on the same weekend.
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John Boehner, speaker of the House of Reps, who played a key role in this year’s US-Israel crisis, is stepping down.
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1st trip to US. Here's everything Jews need to know about the @Pontifex 's American tour. #goodyontiffpontiff.
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Pre-fast food blog post. Michael's summer trip takes him though multiple states/countries with memorable food stops.
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Miriam offers up some clear-eyed advice on how to celebrate both your children and your faith on Yom Kippur.
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An open invitation to the nation's Jewish community to stand as one for services at the Lincoln Memorial.
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Find a Sukkah anywhere in the world! How cool is that?
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Two Jews were shot with BB guns in a heavily Orthodox neighborhood of New York City.
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High Holidays are period of reflection. Voting is the most fundamental right we are given.
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