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Penn Hillel Head Makes ‘Forward’ 50

Rabbi Michael Uram, director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Hillel, was named to the “Forward 50.” Rabbi Michael Uram, director of the University of Pennsylvania’s...
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Paper Clip Statue Heading for Broomall

  Touched by a rural Tennessee school project commemorating the Holocaust with millions of paper clips, a lifelong Philadelphian commisioned a seven-foot-tall paper clip sculpture...
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Should Two Middle Schools Merge?

As representatives from two area day schools continued closed-door deliberations over a possible middle school merger, Main Line students and parents spoke out in...

Harrisburg’s Not Much Changed

Just like the nation’s capital, Harrisburg’s balance of power was left unchanged by voters. Still, the Democrats are claiming a victory by picking up...
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Making Book

Top off your weekend with a trip to the Katz JCC in Jersey for a star-studded line-up at the annual Bank of America Festival...
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Actress Portrays a Number of Israelis, Raising Audience Ire

Helen Gottstein sits at the head of the room with her legs crossed and a scarf draped over her head. She tells the Philadelphia...
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Israeli Star Scores a New Path

It was a thrilling  foot race right down to the wire — and when the contest was over, it was Israel that became a...
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Kosher Eatery Varies Hues on a Jewish Canvas

The restaurateurs behind Citron and Rose, a kosher Main Line restaurant, were considering for their menu a fish dish that they weren’t entirely satisfied...
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He’s in the Army, His Weapons Are Words

When 25-year-old Dovi Meles completes his training with the U.S. Army, he could called upon to serve anywhere in the world. When 25-year-old Dovi Meles...
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Helping Women Vets Find Their Way Back

In advance of Veteran’s Day, which falls this year on Nov. 12, two Philadelphia natives spoke about what it was like to be Jewish...