Thursday, February 26, 2015 AdarI 7, 5775
Top Stories
The closing of six out of seven Gratz Jewish Community High School branches raises anew the question of how to Jewishly engage post-Bar and Bat Mitzvah teens.
A woodworking shop in Manayunk features several Jewish-themed classes to make items such as mezuzot and challah boards, run by a local rabbi.
A Gift of Life program set up at Temple University Hillel has come up with three matches for bone marrow donors and those in need.
The once-iconic institution of Jewish learning for local teenagers is severely cutting back its operations.

The Calendar

Fri. Feb 27
Klein Jewish Community Center
8:30 AM
Fri. Feb 27
10:00 AM
Fri. Feb 27
Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El
6:00 PM-8:30 PM



Exponent was featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal today! They reported on the Exponent's new publisher!
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Eruvin, Gratz Scaling Back, Gun Control -
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#TBT 2 years ago we reported about Syria’s civil war escalating and its impact on Golan security for Israelis.
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Mitzvah-Hero! Marissa Rosenfeld established the Gift of Life bone marrow donor program at Temple University’s Hillel.
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Woodworking shop in Manayunk features several Jewish-themed classes to make items such as mezuzot & challah boards.
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New publisher for the Jewish Exponent as reported by the Philadelphia Business Journal!
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RT @PHLBizJournal: New publisher at @JewishExponent hopes to breathe new life into the paper.
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The Kaiserman JCC is gearing up to play host to more than 700 pre-teen Jewish boys and girls for the Junior Games.
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Long popular among Israelis, yoga is gaining ground among Palestinians seeking inner peace in a land marred by war.
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Round 2 in the judicial wars between Israel & the Palestinians saw massive jury awards to victims of terrorism.
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Some 54% of college students said they had experienced or witnessed anti-Semitism within the past academic year.
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Parts of Gratz College to close. Institution of Jewish learning for teenagers severely cutting back its operations.
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Who is making news in our community?
1 day 13 hours ago
@JFedinPhilly annual Youth Symposium on Holocaust to teach young people about the universal lessons of the Holocaust.
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First person to download the Jewish Exponent's App tonight and let us know, wins an April Fools Day surprise!
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Israel’s economy is proving just as dependable as the Iron Dome, helped by Israel Bonds.
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Premieres of Holocaust Films in Germany Explore Nazi Past.
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Councilwoman to consider withdrawing city citation bestowed to Palestinian governor after denouncing her remarks.
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Jeb Bush doesnt want foreign policy chops assessed against that of his brother or dad. Choice in advisers conflicts.
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How do you handle a professional situation where you must reach out to an ex from a relationship that didnt end well.
2 days 10 hours ago
Israelis pay attention to the mock election at Blich HS near Tel Aviv. Correctly predicted several ballot results.
2 days 13 hours ago
A mom seeks ideas for how to get her daughter to be the "angelic eater" she is at daycare when she's at home.
3 days 1 hour ago
In the hopes of bringing back some positive fizz, SodaStream is developing a line of carbonated water flavors.
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Security & Snow. The weekly News from Naomi email from @JFedinPhilly CEO Naomi Adler.
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Julian Krinsky himself has some great advice for young entrepreneurs in his latest blog post.
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