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Tonight’s Congressional Races to Watch

Along with the presidential race, we’re paying attention to congressional contests of Jewish interest and with Jewish candidates. Below are some of the races...
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The Community Votes

In the hours before President Barack Obama won re-election,  Exponent staff members spoke with Jewish voters in polling sites throughout Philadelphia and Montgomery County....
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Republican Event Takes Aim at President’s Multiple ‘Failures’

More than 550 people came to a Republican Jewish Coalition town hall event at Gratz College Nov. 1 as part of a final GOP...
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The Minds Behind Kosher Eatery

A few days before the unveiling of Citron and Rose, an upscale kosher restaurant on the Main Line slated to open Nov. 7, a...
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PSU’s Spanier Now Facing Charges

Graham Spanier, the Jewish former president of Penn State University whose parents fled Nazi Germany and who had been a big supporter of the...
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Deluged Day School, Ruined Torahs and Devastated Communities Left in Sandy’s Wake

  When Rabbi Avremel Okonov arrived Tuesday morning at the school he co-founded 10 years ago in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, the water...
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In Toulouse, French President Vows to Fight Anti-Semitism

  MARSEILLE, France   France will clamp down on anti-Semitic hate speech online and elsewhere, French President Francois Hollande said at a press conference with Israeli Prime...
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Netanyahu Challenges the Left and Casts His Lot With the Right

  Political pundits have long debated who is the real Benjamin Netanyahu. Is he a pragmatist handcuffed by his right-wing support base and fealty to his...
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British Pop Sensation Balances Stardom and Orthodoxy

  NEW YORK   Sure, his hit “Too Close” is currently the seventh most popular song in the United States, his music video has garnered more than...
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Israeli Startup Hopes to Put Paraplegics Back on Their Feet

  Radi Kaiuf was serving in Lebanon in 1988 with the Israel Defense Forces' Golani Brigade when, in the middle of an operation, he took...