Philadelphia Rabbi Participates In Unique Peace Conference In Abu DhabiRodeph Shalom Rabbi Eli Freedman says when he was first contacted to participate in a Middle East conference called "An American Caravan for Peace" he thought it was a scam.
Local Jewish Community Observes Beginning Of HanukkahHanukkah, the festival of lights, begins at sundown.
Community College of Phila. President Inaugurated After 10 Months On The JobDonald ("Guy") Generals has been an advocate for community college education for two decades. Now, he is hoping to push forward even more here.
Murder of Longtime Congregant Shocks Rodeph Shalom Synagogue CommunityRodeph Shalom rabbi Jill Maderer says 65-five-year-old Lee Stanley had deep ties to the synagogue and its activities. His father had been cantor there.
Philadelphia Group Holds Breast Cancer Screening Event "This is Bebashi's fifth annual Breast Fest," said Shaina Mitchell, the Philadelphia-based black empowerment organization's breast cancer prevention specialist.
At A North Philadelphia Synagogue, Atonement Combined With Good DeedsAs worshippers filed in for the service, they stopped by a large Philabundance truck to drop off bags of nonperishable items for needy families.