Thursday, May 28, 2015 Sivan 10, 5775
Top Stories
The surviving brother of a boy who died in the Holocaust will fly across the globe to attend the Bar Mitzvah of a Main Line teenager.
A brief overview of the local beer scene plus tips to make the most of the upcoming Philly Beer Week from four-and-a-half local industry experts.
After spending a decade building up her Reconstructionist congregation in West Philly, Rabbi Lauren Grabelle Herrmann will move on to a new post in New York.
Ben Sales, JTA
The FIFA corruption scandal may leave the international soccer organization unwilling to face the added controversy of suspending Israel.

The Calendar

Thu. May 28
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Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
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Thu. May 28
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
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Fri. May 29
KleinLife (formerly known as Klein JCC)
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A year ago the Pope was in Israel. #TBT
1 hour 46 min ago
2 synagogues & homes of countless Jewish residents were damaged in the floods that swept through Houston.
3 hours 16 min ago
Warm weather is here, so fire up your grill and test out these kosher recipes.
4 hours 13 min ago
Rabbi Lauren Grabelle Herrmann, will soon be leaving the Reconstructionist synagogue Kol Tzedek, she founded.
6 hours 50 min ago
We've been allowing our sons to ride their bikes around our city neighborhood. Is this lack of parental supervision?
20 hours 46 min ago
By 2025, half of Israel’s school-age population will be Arab (about 25 percent) and haredim (about 24 percent).
22 hours 46 min ago
There may not be a better place in the world to drink a beer than Philly during Philly Beer Week.
1 day 46 min ago
Jewish senator Bernie Sanders has officially announced his presidential campaign.
1 day 2 hours ago
Each month Israeli govt. sends check to every family with at least 1 child. Unless you don’t vaccinate your children.
1 day 3 hours ago
Sounds like 2014 but Israels military launched airstrikes on Gaza Strip in retaliation for a rocket attack on Israel.
1 day 5 hours ago
Given storied history of the Holocaust film genre, why is this new movie on the subject being lauded as innovative?
1 day 6 hours ago
@cavs and their Jewish head coach David Blatt, who used to coach @maccabitelaviv are headed back to the NBA Finals.
1 day 17 hours ago
@cavs & Jewish head coach David Blatt, who used to coach @maccabitelaviv are headed back to the NBA Finals.
1 day 17 hours ago
Has anyone out there read the Exponent as a newspaper, on a desktop, on a laptop, on a tablet and on a phone?
1 day 21 hours ago
Join Tribe 12 for night of inspiration and innovation!
1 day 22 hours ago
Agreement regarding functioning of church under Palestinian control raised eyebrows referencing State of Palestine.
1 day 23 hours ago
A love story 50 years in the making!
2 days 1 hour ago
On Memorial Day and Shavuot, memory can help us find purpose.
2 days 3 hours ago
Great event at Old York Road Temple-Beth Am tomorrow night. Hear Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey.
2 days 5 hours ago
Two Jewish teenagers were stabbed by an Arab assailant while walking to the Western Wall.
2 days 6 hours ago
Dear Miriam, I decided to babysit this summer but seems like the mom actually wants a housekeeper, not a babysitter!
2 days 9 hours ago
President Obama says he holds Israel up to the same values it shares with the United States.
2 days 9 hours ago
A high school student outlines how campus anti-Semitism has affected her college search and, in turn, her life.
6 days 46 min ago
How did Lox become Jewish?
6 days 3 hours ago
Marc Phillips Rugs Showroom Closing Sale -
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