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Governor Wolf Commemorates Tree of LIfe with Statewide Remembrance Day

by Hank Butler

Last month, Governor Tom Wolf signed a proclamation declaring Sunday, October 27, 2019, a day of remembrance and ordered state flags to half-staff on the one-year mark of an anti-Semitic attack on the Dor Hadash, New Light, and Tree of Life• Or L’Simcha congregations in…

Israel National Baseball Team Qualifies for 2020 Summer Olympics

In September, Israel’s National Baseball team became the first to qualify for the 2020 Summer Olympics held in Tokyo, Japan.

Israel qualified by winning the Africa/Europe Qualifying Event, in which they had a record of 4 – 1 and defeated teams from Spain, Netherlands, Italy, and South A…

Asbell Center Hires First Full-Time Director

Dickinson College's Asbell Center has hired it's first full-time director, Marley Weiner. Learn more about Marley's background and goals for Jewish life at the college in Carlisle, PA.

Local Journalist, Pr Specialist Launches Own Firm

When Jeanette Krebs was a little girl, she dreamed of becoming a writer. She did that, working for 15 years at a local newspaper. Now, she's the founder of Krebs Communication & Public Engagement, LLC in Susquehanna Township.

Our Job is to Look After Them: HBG to Joind FIDF Gala in Philly

For the 2nd consecutive year, Harrisburg will send a delegation of attendees to the Annual Gala of the Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey Region of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces.