Former Team Israel Baseball Player Sam Fuld Tries to Revamp the Philadelphia Phillies

Sam Fuld, the new general manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, says he’s just getting acquainted with one of his predecessors, Ruben Amaro Jr., now a broadcaster for the club.
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Community Briefs: Inclusion Grants, Kosher Certifications

Camp Harlam in Kunkletown was among 13 camps receiving a total of $2.6 million from the Foundation for Jewish Camp’s Yashar Initiative.

Pandemic Doesn’t Stop Family Reunions

They came from Russia and the state of Georgia, New York and Israel.

Pandemic Produces New Wedding Officiants

For those who chose to marry amid the pandemic, their special days were often an exercise in miniaturized joy.

Pandemic Seals the Deal for Newly Engaged Couples

For Zach Wasserman and Anna Franzini, 2020 was an opportunity to put their relationship into perspective.

From Building an Ark to Vaccine Awareness: B’nai Mitzvah Plans Get Creative

Alexa Shurman realized in March 2020 that her bat mitzvah was not going to be the way she imagined. The Main Line Reform Temple congregant...
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Chef Yehuda Sichel Wins ‘Beat Bobby Flay’

When Food Network invited chef Yehuda Sichel to appear on an episode of “Beat Bobby Flay,” the owner of Huda in Center City jumped...
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Whistleblower Prepares for GOP Senate Run

Everett Stern, the founder and CEO of a private intelligence agency who came to prominence as a whistleblower, announced his candidacy for Sen. Pat...
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PA Near Top for White Supremacist Propaganda

The United States saw the most white supremacist propaganda in a decade in 2020, with thousands of flyers, bumper stickers, banners and other propaganda...

Philly Faces: Michal Furman

Michal Furman, 26, is fairly certain that she is the first Israeli-American officer in Philadelphia Police Department history.