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Kosher Restaurant Calls It Quits

Just a few weeks after announcing plans to add a food truck to the city's burgeoning kosher scene, the owner of Max & David's...
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Nuts for Doughnuts

If a doughnut-eating contest came to Philly, Zach Engel would surely have an edge.Engel taste-tests up to 40 of the fried sweets every week...
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Concerning That Meal … What Was That You Said?

Odds are, you're not going to make it all the way through this article without thinking about something else. In fact, studies have found that...
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‘Bad Girls’ vs. ‘Good Girls’: The Winner?

What makes a man choose between good and bad when it comes to romance? Some tips and tricks provided by an author/psychiatrist.  If you saw The...
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Have Library Card, Will Travel

Despite the rave reviews some people give to GPS machines, I find they fall short of the mark.Yes, a GPS (usually, but not always)...
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Brotherly Love — and Sorrow

The mental illness of a daughter or son affects the well-being of the entire family, including healthy siblings.Examples of this are illustrated in Jonathan's...
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Batter Up! New Book Puts Focus on Major League Jewish Stars

Nearly all fans of baseball history have heard of Hank Greenberg. Most have heard of Al Rosen. But fewer have heard of Cal Abrams,...

Making Hebrew School Accessible

Jackie Bobrin doubted her 8-year-old son Ethan would be able to attend religious school. "Regular" life was difficult enough with the behaviors his doctors...
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Wives More Challenged Than ‘Desperate’

It is interesting to note that The Secret Lives of Wives appeared in bookstores around the same time the television series Desperate Housewives began...
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Mitzvah of Memories

When Veterans Park in Newtown Township, Bucks County, is completed, it will include dedicated space for a playground that will honor the memory of...