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When the Best Presents Are Edible

Though not too great a flame burns from the candles on a five-year cake, the birthday still remains significant in and of itself. The Jewish...

How to Commemorate 9/11

Sunday, Sept. 11, marks the fourth anniversary of the deadliest attack on American soil, a day that claimed nearly 3,000 lives, changed a cityscape...
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Sleepy Slugger Bids World Series ‘Adieu’

David Pine seemed barely able to stay awake, at times resting his eyes or laying his head on his parents' kitchen table while his...
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There’s No Place Like Home?

Normally, Suzanne Cohen would be gearing up for the big night. Come Labor Day, she'd be enmeshed in all things glamorous, in all things...
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AN OUTPOURING OF GOOD DEEDS FLOWS THROUGH PHILADELPHIA

Jane Horwitz sat attentively Tuesday afternoon in the University of Pennsylvania lecture hall - her legs were crossed, one hand clutched a cell phone,...
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A Little Dish on China as a Big Powerhouse

The United States has been home to the world's most powerful economy since the end of World War II, but probably not for much...
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Missionary Group Tours East Coast; Next Stop, Philadelphia

The right-hand turn onto Pratt Street at Baltimore's Inner Harbor is one of the more stressful obstacles for the lunch-hour driver desperately looking for...

In Short

Needs-Based Scholarships Available The Foundation for Jewish Day Schools has a limited number of needs-based scholarships remaining for qualified 3- and 4-year-old full-time students enrolled...
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Veterans Post Launches a Name Change

For the second time in its 58-year history, Post 575 of the Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America has honored a...
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These Guys Were Such Philistines!

An important archaeological discovery made in Israel could shed more light on the ancient culture of the Philistines, a seafaring people that left the...