Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai and Philadelphia Mayor Michael NutterPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and his trade delegation's arrival in Israel was marred by news that Israel would be closing its Mid-Atlantic Region consulate in Philadelphia's Center City in order "to free up funds for a new diplomatic mission in Chengdu, China."
 
 
Meanwhile check out our online community calendar for details on the ongoing Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, upcoming Hanukkah celebrations and much more happening in our community.
 

  • Through November 16: Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival enters 2nd week.
  • Nov. 12: Author Ivan Kilma and Penn Professor Peter Steiner.
  • Nov. 18: Philadelphia Friends of the IDF annual gala.
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