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Emily’s Entourage Gala Seeks to Raise Money for Cystic Fibrosis

  Emily’s Entourage, a charity founded in 2011 by Emily Kramer-Golinkoff to find a cure for rare genetic mutations to cystic fibrosis, will hold its...
Pear Clafouti

Autumn Desserts Beyond the Pie

I know, I know. Fall and winter mean pie — pumpkin, apple, sweet potato, maybe pecan ... but what about those of us who...
Head Chef Henry Morgan at Merkaz

Solomonov and Cook Open Israeli Pita Shop in Center City

Steve Cook and Mike Solomonov — the co-founders of CookNSolo — have expanded their restaurant empire by opening Merkaz (“center” in Hebrew), an Israeli...
Rabbi Susan Silverman, Rabbi Yoshi Zweiback, Tiffany Haddish, Aliza Rose Silverman and Billy Crystal

Tiffany Haddish’s Celebrity-Filled Bat Mitzvah, in Photos

By Gabe Friedman / JTA Tiffany Haddish celebrated her bat mitzvah Tuesday night surrounded by an array of Jewish celebrity friends, including Billy Crystal, Chelsea...
orange chicken

The Perfect Christmas Pairing: Chinese Food and Movies

Each and every December, the Jews of America hunker down for another month of Christmas cheer. We may not necessarily want to know every...
gardens and grounds surrounding Bok Tower

Bok Tower, Lake Wales and ‘Florida’s Mountain’

Florida is famous for its coastal cities, beaches and golf course communities. But the central part of the state has its share of worthy...
Parsley salad

Philacatessen | New Rule: Use Fresh Herbs as Greens

Update (Dec. 3, 2019): This article originally stated that Christopher Kimball founded Milk Street Café. This is incorrect. I had the good fortune to attend...
Green shakshuka ingredients

How to Make Green Shakshuka With Seasonal Ingredients

By Chaya Rappoport This recipe originally appeared on The Nosher. If I’m hosting brunch, it’s a pretty sure bet that I’ll make shakshuka. Saucy, spicy and...
Elissa Bloom

Jews of Philly Fashion: Elissa Bloom

It’s the newest edition of Jews of Philly Fashion, introducing you to the Chosen few who dress our city. They might mix wool and...
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Tribe 12 Ups Programming, Debuts Podcast

Tribe 12, a nonprofit geared toward Jewish professionals in their 20s and 30s throughout Greater Philadelphia, is known for its happy hours and large...