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Local Rabbi at Odds With Catholic League Head

A local rabbi who is no stranger to controversy has called on the Catholic community to condemn what he called an anti-Semitic email written...
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Reflecting on Central High

Sheldon Pavel puffed on his pipe as he sat in his air-conditioned office, wearing shorts, sneakers and a burgundy Central High School T-shirt. With...
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Starting-Up Leaders

From an educational standpoint, Sara Landman's first start-up could be deemed a success. Over the past academic year, 10 families participated in the free...

Swastika Banner Riles Beachgoers

Despite purportedly good intentions, a banner bearing a swastika embedded in a star of David that was flown along the New Jersey and New...
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Netting Goals for Israeli Lacrosse

The six ponytailed young women in Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park tossed balls back and forth as they ran down the field, catching and cradling...
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Senate Hopeful Bats for Israel

Tom Smith, the Republican hoping to unseat U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.), may not be familiar with the Yiddish term mensch -- at least...
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Brotherhood Upends Mubarak Legacy

Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi is the declared winner of Egypt's presidential race and his predecessor, Hosni Mubarak, reportedly continues to lie near death...

Funders Team Up To Boost Day Schools

The Narberth-based Kohelet Foundation is teaming up with the national AVI CHAI Foundation to provide up to $3 million in matching funds in an...
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Slam Dunk of a Decision

Philadelphia lawyer or San Antonio warrior?In the jump ball that is life and careers, Glenn Fine of Melrose Park saw it as no contest...
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Shamir Recalled as Era’s ‘Most Underrated Politician’

 When Yitzhak Shamir was Israel's prime minister, he liked to point American visitors to a gift he received when he retired as director of...