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A Cyber Experiment

Will pairing Hebrew and Mandarin Chinese language classes at a new Phila­delphia charter school make a perfect yin and yang -- or prove to...

Classroom Heroes

One stands on a chair to deliver a re-enactment of the Scopes Trial to his history classes at a Jewish day school. Another breaks...
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‘Love’ of the Game Brings Israeli Tennis Stars

 As Israeli tennis standout Nadine Fahoum struck a forehand, the pounded fuzz of a ball left the racquet strings on a perfect trajectory, accelerating...
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Competing School Choice Bills

 With the legislative clock ticking, Jewish groups are closely monitoring a flurry of recent activity in Harrisburg related to school choice.Proponents have been waiting...
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Local Teens Stand Against Bullying

 Two recent graduates from Cherry Hill High School East -- both national youth group leaders --are featured in a video going viral that urges...
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Foundation Focused on Holocaust to Close

 The Narberth-based Gerda and Kurt Klein Foundation, which for the past 14 years has used the lessons of the Holocaust to promote tolerance and...

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Under Investigation

 Police are looking for at least two people believed responsible for anti-Semitic graffiti that was recently discovered at a Temple University Jewish fraternity.The epitaph,...
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Fighting for Food Aid

The organized Jewish community is going up against Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in an effort to stand up for food stamp recipients.The public opposition...
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Bowling for Love, er, Community

Bowling was never a favorite pastime, Marnie Markowitz says, watching with amusement as a group of friends groan after a teammate misses a chance...
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Grapes of Wrath

A public prosecutor in Italy is investigating the sale of wine featuring pictures of Adolf Hit­ler after Wynnewood travelers Matthew and Cindy Hirsch complained...