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By Staff On Thursday, April 7th, 2016
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Doing good deeds at Kehilat HaNahar on ‘Mitzvah Day’

A “Mitzvah Day” was held on Sunday at New Hope synagogue Kehilat HaNahar, also known as the “Little Shul by the River.” The Hebrew word “mitzvah” means “commandment,” More...

By Staff On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Suffering with dense, hard matzoh balls?

For the uninitiated, matzoh balls are a sort of Jewish dumpling made from a mixture of matzoh meal, eggs, water, and schmaltz (chicken fat), and served with chicken soup, often including carrots, onions, dill and More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, December 5th, 2015
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Chanukah on the Delaware nightly riverside candle lighting in New Hope kicks off Sunday at 6

Chanukah on the Delaware will kick off its second annual nightly lighting of the menorah candles in New Hope on Sunday, Dec. 6, and continue the ritual every evening at 6 p.m. until Dec. 13 in the park next to the More...

By Staff On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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VIDEO: New Hope-Solebury & Lambertville Community Choir sings at Chanukah on the Delaware; last menorah lighting tonight

Rabbi Aaron Gaber (center) from Brothers of Israel in Newtown performs Chanukah blessings as Mayor Larry Keller of New Hope (r) joins in The New Hope-Solebury & Lambertville Community Choir put on a soulful, More...

By Staff On Sunday, December 21st, 2014
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VIDEO: Capital Singers of Trenton raise spirits at Chanukah celebration in New Hope

The Capital Singers of Trenton directed by Richard M. Loatman put on a rousing performance during the sixth celebration of Chanukah on the Delaware in New Hope on Dec. 21. They followed Alan Katz, a well-regarded More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 20th, 2014
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With three Chanukah menorah lightings left to go in New Hope, Sunday looks like a blowout

Rabbi Mendel Prus of Doylestown leads havdalah service at Saturday night’s Chanukah event Each of the five Chanukah on the Delaware menorah lightings in New Hope so far have had their own unique flavor — More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, September 22nd, 2013
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Sukkot celebrated at Kehilat Hanahar in New Hope

Members of Little Shul by the River (Kehilat Hanahar) in New Hope raise their ‘sukkah’ (Photo: A. Carl Glassman) Many of our Jewish neighbors are celebrating Sukkot, a joyous harvest holiday referred More...