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Dear Miriam | Keepsakes or Trash?

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Our first Chanukah with our son in Jewish preschool just ended, and we are left with a mountain of crafts.

Americans for Ben-Gurion University Hold Tribute Brunch

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The Philadelphia and Delaware chapters of Americans for Ben-Gurion University held their annual Tribute Brunch on Nov. 7. This year’s version was both in-person...

Ann’s Choice Hosts Lecture on Stephen Sondheim

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The Jewish Residents’ Council at Ann’s Choice sponsored a lecture by Karl Middleman on “The Intense Magic of Stephen Sondheim” on Nov. 17. More than...

Dear Miriam | Regifting Creates Regret

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My son just turned 1. He understands neither Chanukah nor gifts

Jewish Veterans March in Veterans Day Parade

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Jewish veterans Henry Frank and Adam Fox marched in the 61st Annual Veterans Day Parade in Media on Nov. 11. Frank served in the...

Beth Sholom Welcomes Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation CEO

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The Beth Sholom Preservation Foundation, part of Beth Sholom Congregation in Elkins Park, hosted Stewart Graff, president and CEO of the Frank Lloyd Wright...

Lester Shapiro Named President of Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs

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The Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs installed Lester Shapiro as president of the Middle Atlantic region on Oct. 31 at Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El...

Abrams Hebrew Academy Hosts Kristallnacht Event

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Abrams Hebrew Academy in Yardley hosted a Kristallnacht remembrance program on Nov. 9. Ernst Heimann, who witnessed the Nazi-perpetrated attack on Jewish businesses and...

Jewish Teens Gather to Benefit NCSY

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Jewish teens and other community members got a little adventurous on Nov. 14 in their effort to benefit National Council of Synagogue Youth programming...

Dear Miriam | What’s in a (Country’s) Name?

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I want to ask what to do about a seemingly innocuous, well-meaning assignment in my fourth grader’s class.