Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Elul 24, 5776
Top Stories
C.B. Community Schools will now fill the second-floor hall of Mishkan Shalom.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
Technology has gotten more and more advanced — there are tens more diseases, maybe even hundreds, to be tested for these days.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
It’s an honor bestowed on congregants for various reasons.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
Five years retired from her 37-year career as a fifth-grade teacher in Philadelphia, Janice Schwartz Donahue is now passing on arguably a more important lesson.

The Calendar

Tue. Sep 27
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
7:00 PM-9:00 PM
Wed. Sep 28
KleinLife (formerly known as Klein JCC)
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Wed. Sep 28
KleinLife: Montgomery County
11:00 AM


Gladwyne Jewish Memorial Cemetery looked slightly more alive after a cleanup from Mesivta High School boys https://t.co/HpBdqnBE2p
1 hour 21 min ago
Rabbis are preparing their High Holiday sermons. For some, none other than provided inspiration. https://t.co/VFV752OLGc
2 hours 2 min ago
Bala Cynwyd's Emily Kramer-Golinkoff has put herself into the future of cystic fibrosis. https://t.co/j1ectt5ltk
3 hours 3 min ago
. raises money to help send area students who’ve been organ recipients to college. https://t.co/I6ZudGnia8
4 hours 53 min ago
There’s no place like home for the holidays. The sentiment still resonates as we head into the High Holiday season. https://t.co/i9Lz7P0UM2
5 hours 58 min ago
How much do you know about Jewish genetic diseases? The explains some facts + myths: https://t.co/JsCixDwnpj
1 day 1 hour ago
New on Philacatessen: Take your love for avocados and turn it into a vegan avocado pesto with this recipe. https://t.co/1Fn82XlNFY
1 day 5 hours ago
A new study shows how the Jewish vote could play a crucial role in key battleground states. https://t.co/6JdPVIZKJa
2 days 3 min ago
. Lions of Judah represented the fourth-largest delegation at a conference in Washington, D.C. https://t.co/Rrzzi9KbQA
2 days 1 hour ago
"The kids all feel connected. I’ve never been to a school where the fifth-graders are nice to the first-graders.” https://t.co/NSnaU1X1pQ
2 days 3 hours ago
It takes a village. Or sometimes, a yeshiva. https://t.co/HpBdqnBE2p
2 days 6 hours ago
The school has been in session for about three weeks now, but the new location has already made an impact. https://t.co/c0706SC9L3
4 days 1 hour ago
. appeared at for event feat. local authors and discussed her latest, 'The Littlest Bigfoot' https://t.co/dbvZUpEcJt
4 days 2 hours ago
Here's a roundup of restaurants offering Rosh Hashanah dinner, but better call soon or you'll be stuck doing dishes. https://t.co/ETjy1tSkxv
4 days 3 hours ago
This weekend: Tovah Feldshuh will appear at . Here she talks traveling, acting and aging — or not. https://t.co/d4jn71Uwz6
4 days 4 hours ago
. went to the Rodale Institute’s annual apple festival, abounding with the fruit she disliked growing up. https://t.co/G74nxEO4F6
4 days 5 hours ago
A sweet feature today in preparation for Rosh Hashanah https://t.co/DeRQLqiWND
4 days 6 hours ago
Weekly Newsletter: Jewish Genetic Diseases, Rosh Hashanah Prep, Tovah in Town - https://t.co/bzOkYhHPuh
4 days 7 hours ago
Stories about Jewish genetic diseases, preparing for Rosh Hashanah + more. Flip through this week's issue here:… https://t.co/04dktqwjdD
5 days 2 hours ago
Terry Gross received the National Humanities Medal today. Here's a throwback interview with the host: https://t.co/hTHkC6tbGm
5 days 4 hours ago
"Could it be that in our hyper-politicized, social media-laden world, we see offensives where there are none?" https://t.co/P7kjmlXr1k
5 days 6 hours ago
Op-ed: "As Jews, we must stand beside those fighting against inequality and injustice." https://t.co/7blYacGEaF
6 days 1 hour ago
Philacatessen says not to let those past-their-prime cherry tomatoes go to waste. https://t.co/rlK0w8RqhG
6 days 4 hours ago
Editorial: "If [Qureshi] otherwise merits the appointment, the Senate should confirm him." https://t.co/iz5zrfo0gE
6 days 7 hours ago
After 35 years with the Philadelphia Theatre Company, Sara Garonzik is stepping down. https://t.co/CbpnFkUmHe
6 days 23 hours ago