Why Do You Like the Songs You Like? Startup Aims to Find Out

Scott Miles went to his first concert (Tesla and Poison) two months before his bar mitzvah. “I was amazed at how everyone in the whole...
The 2020 Tribe 12 Fellowship cohort had to adapt to COVID-19.

Tribe 12 Fellows Pitch New Businesses

Thirteen Jewish entrepreneurs pitched their businesses to loved ones and fellow professionals over Zoom during Tribe 12’s 10th annual Fellowship Launch on May 12. “Part...
David Neff

Area Small Businesses Receive PPP Money

Several small Jewish-owned businesses in the Philadelphia area have applied, been approved for and received Payroll Protection Program funds from the program established in...
Back row, from left: Shel Klein, Andrew Klein, Steve Klein and Ken Klein. Front row from left: Sid Klein and Myrna Klein.

Klein’s Supermarket Keeps On Truckin’

It’s estimated that on Feb. 8, 2018, 700,000 people attended the Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl parade. At the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps, they...
Jack Benoff said deals are there to be had for the bold right now, but don’t expect anything but future credit for cancellations.

Travel, Tourism Industries Reel from COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19, the infectious disease caused by a previously unseen form of coronavirus, began in Wuhan, China toward the end of 2019. But...
Schlesinger’s exterior

Philly’s Jewish Restaurants Adapt to Change in Business Model

Louis Barson, owner of the Jewish deli Hymie’s, has never seen anything like the coronavirus epidemic. “My family has had Hymie’s since the ’70s, and...
Lauren James Events has seen most of their weddings through June postponed to the fall. Floral arrangement by Devon and Pinkett.

Social Distancing ‘Decimates’ Jewish Events Business in Philly

With the economy as we know it at a standstill, few industries been more adversely affected by stay-at-home and shelter-in-place orders than the one...

Grindcore X Crust Now Kosher Certified

Grindcore X Crust, a coffee shop that opened in November at 4134 Chester Ave., has a couple things going for it that you might...
inside Steel Pony store

Eco-Fashion: How to Shop Sustainably in Philly

Green looks good on everyone. Even if it’s not your favorite color, the goal of green fashion — also known as sustainable fashion or eco-fashion...
Alan Dorfman with Super Impulse’s World’s Smallest Etch A Sketch

Toy Maker Hits it Big by Going Small

Over 30 years in the toy business, Alan Dorfman’s literally been able to take this concept to the bank: Size matters. For 20 years, Dorfman...