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Regular visitors to our website may have noticed that in addition to our usual assortment of features, we have ramped up our coverage in preparation for the Republican National Convention coming next week in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention the following week right here in Philadelphia.
 
Follow @PJVoice on Twitter, join our Facebook group or subscribe to our RSS feeds and get alerted as new material is posted. In particular, we will be "live blogging" key moments of both conventions.
 
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Articles labeled as "live blogs" will be updated frequently with our latest observations, photos, links and insights. These updates will be added to the tops of the articles, so refresh the articles frequently to see the latest content.
 
 
FEATURED ARTICLES: CONVENTION NEWS
 
Meet the Democratic Convention Delegates
 
The story of a convention is the story of the people from all walks of life who make up the convention. Doc Jess leads us on a guided tour of their stories through her interviews of the delegates. 
Here are the individuals she has shared with us so far:
  • CHUCK PENNACCHIOStephanie MarksteinStephanie Markstein: West Chester's Democratic chairwoman sings, composes and teaches yoga.
  • Chuck Pennacchio: Veteran political activist ran against Bob Casey in 2006 Democratic primary.
  • Sabrina Fedrigo: College student never thought she would be politically active.
Stay tuned for more...
 
 
NEWS & OPINION
 
 
LIVING JUDAISMElie_Wiesel_2012_
In response to a hate-filled and violence-crazed world, and as an homage to the life and work of Elie Wiesel, z"l, we cannot forget, we cannot ignore, we cannot remain indifferent.

 
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THE KOSHER TABLE
Citron & Rose reenvisions itself as a high-end steakhouse, tavern and gourmet market.  

 
 
COMMUNITY CALENDAR
 
Sunday, July 17: Boker Tov at the Beach
Tuesday, July 19: Bestselling Author Daniel Silva at Gratz College
Monday-Thursday, July 18-21: Republican National Convention in Cleveland.
Monday-Thursday, July 25-28Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
Tuesday, September 27: Philadelphia Jewish Voice Award Reception: Join with us in honoring Dan Segal. A great guest of honor, great company and great refreshments await us. Host Committee is in formation.
 
See what is going on nearby in our community calendar. You can add your organization's events. Choose "Add an Event" under "Calendar" above our logo at pjvoice.org. Contact Jess or Joseph if you need help.
 
Yours,