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The new Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in its new space at the Jewish Community Services Building

Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame Reopens in New Space

It’s been a little more than a year since it was made public that the Gershman Y would be vacating its home of more...
Rabbi Mike Stern

Rabbi Mike Stern, Founder of Rabbi Without Walls, Dies at 58

In the outpouring of condolences and shared memories that have followed Rabbi Mike Stern’s death, it would be hard not to think that there...
Eitan Ginzburg

Eitan Ginzburg, Israel’s First Openly Gay Mayor, Talks LGBTQ Issues in Israel

At 26, Eitan Ginzburg was the youngest person ever elected to the city council of Ra’anana, a Tel Aviv suburb of about 80,000 people....
Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El Men's Club cook in a kitchen

Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El Works With Church to Provide Summer Lunches for Kids in...

It’s unusual — that’s how Ed Snyder described the recent outreach efforts of Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El. While it’s a bit uncommon for the members...
Image of the man walking beside the Horwitz-Wasserman Holocaust Memorial Plaza

Public’s Help Sought in Identifying Man Who Defaced Holocaust Memorial

This is a developing story. The Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation and police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who defaced the Horwitz-Wasserman...
A camper at a Jewish summer camp holds a Torah scroll surrounded by other campers

Camp Stories | After Two Synagogue Shootings, a Look at Camp Security

Safety is a top priority for many Jewish organizations, and Jewish summer camps are no exception in 2019. Staying sharp, unfortunately, is more vital than...
Bonnie Rosen

Community Briefs: Temple Lacrosse Coach Named to Jewish Sports Heritage Association and More

Temple Lacrosse Coach Part of Jewish Sports Heritage Association Class of 2020 Temple University women’s lacrosse coach Bonnie Rosen was named to the Jewish Sports...
A kosher barbecue brisket sandwich at Hava NaGrilla

Hava NaGrilla ‘Meats’ Expectations

There’s a case to be made that barbecue — dripping, saucy fare eaten with your hands — is the great American food, transforming us...
Adam Sussman of Acelerada, Tomer Harpaz of Sabra, Neil Cooper of Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC, and Vered Nohi of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce at a conference on food tech

Sabra CEO Tomer Harpaz Talks History of Food Tech

Sabra Dipping Co. LLC, the company behind the iconic red-rimmed tubs of hummus in grocery stores throughout the country, is probably the most recognizable...
Rabbi Mike Stern

Brief: Rabbi Mike Stern Dies

Rabbi Mike Stern, founder of Rabbi Without Walls, has died. Stern and his wife, Denise, founded Rabbi Without Walls several years ago, when they returned...