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Handmade Afghans BY EVA LEVITT

All proceeds benefit projects in Israel:

Food Banks in Israel Neve Michael Youth Village

For prices or to place an order, call Eva 610-398-1376.

All payments are made payable to the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley


danielsbmw.com 877-820-4269

Daniels BMW

4600 Crackersport Rd | Allentown, PA 18104 (877) 820-4269 | danielsbmw.com


A Lexus of Lehigh Valley Champions for Charity Event to benefit the Annual Campaign of the JEWISH FEDERATION OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY

thank you to our sponsors Event Sponsor

Mortimer S. Schiff Family Foundation Title Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor

Eagle Sponsor

Howard (z�l) & Linda Epstein Birdie Sponsors PANTONE 485 CVU PANTONE Process Yellow CVU PANTONE Reflex Blue C PANTONE 1395 CVC

Putting Contest Sponsor Scott Waldman

Golf Cart Sponsors Jay & Paulette Stiver

Bobby & Bonnie Hammel

Driving Range Sponsors Mike Guman

Hole & Par Sponsors Dr. Fred Stelzer

The Pidcock Company

JLS Realty

Elaine

Nat & Erica Hyman


X Ambassadors

The Avett Brothers with special guest Langhorne Slim

with Rachel Platten & Jukebox The Ghost

August 14

August 5

sponsored by Spin Radio 107.1

sponsored by Pennsylvania Lottery, B104 and lehighvalleylive.com

RUN-DMC

Don Henley August 10

August 6

sponsored by Bank of America, Capital BlueCross, PHFA, 99.9 The Hawk and 69-WFMZ-TV

sponsored by Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency and B104

Dierks Bentley

BUSH & Chevelle

August 7

August 11

sponsored by JetPay Payroll, Mack Trucks, Mane ‘n Tail, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, CAT Country 96 and 69-WFMZ-TV

sponsored by WZZO

TBA

Sabrina Carpenter August 12

August 8 Check musikfest.org for updates.

sponsored by B104

Lady Antebellum

BOSTON

August 13

August 9

sponsored by BioSpectra, Coordinated Health, Fox Group, Integrity Mechanical, ServiceMaster by Round the Clock Cleaning,99.9 The Hawk and 100.7 WLEV

sponsored by B. Braun Medical Inc. & Aesculap, Inc.,Edwards Business Systems, Inc., Highmark Blue Shield, MetLife Premier Client Group, PenTeleData, CAT Country 96 and The Morning Call

musikfest.org | 610-332-3378 Sands Steel Stage on PNC Plaza BETHLEHEM


GOODBYE

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Sold. Again! Built to Stay A Bank Built to Stay. Are you ready to say GOODBYE to the higher fees, confusion and poor customer service that typically come with a local bank buy-out? Then it’s time to say HELLO to Embassy Bank!

(610) 882-8800 • embassybank.com 8 Offices Valleywide: Allentown • Bethlehem • Easton • Nazareth


When you need care, let us bring a doctor to you. From your smartphone, tablet or computer, at home or work, now it's never been easier for patients to access the expertise of St. Luke’s Care Anywhere. Connect within minutes. Get a diagnosis or a prescription from a doctor. All in one quick session. You can count on the strength of the St. Luke’s Network to receive the highest level of care for yourself and your family.

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LARGEST CUSTOM & REPAIR JEWELER IN THE VALLEY 1640 N. Cedar Crest, Allentown | 484-860-3600 3926 Nazareth Pike, Bethlehem | 610-867-4000 www.thejewelryandexchange.com | Established 1990

*see store for details

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Patio Dining | Open Lunch & Dinner Daily | Gluten-Free Options Catering On & Off Premises | Free Delivery {minimum $150} 13th & Tilghman, Allentown (Just minutes from the PPL Center)

610.770.7717 bellissimoristorante.com

Closed Mondays - Free Wifi On site parking - Handicap accessible

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Worldwide Transportation • 610-776-1516 jjtransportation.com team@jjtransportation.com Lehigh Valley


Examine a wide range of topics in Judaism using textual sources to identify the origin and development of our traditions.


522 NORTH 19TH ST. ST., ALLENTOWN ALLENTOW 522 NORTH 19TH ST., ALLENTOWN

SUMMER

Super Sale

August 8th S September 2nd Savings 60% to 80% off select bags, jewelry, scarfs and apparel.

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MON: 12 - 4 ∙ TUE - FRI: 10 - 5 ∙ SAT: 10 - 4 • Parking in Rear


For over 80 years, Ehrlich Pest Control has provided innovative service to homeowners and businesses.

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Residential and Commercial Services All types of pests effectively eliminated Industry leading Bed Bug Solutions Year Round Protection Plans available Real Estate Inspections Convenient and Responsive Service 24-Hour Emergency Service · All Pests · Carpenter Ants · Termites Rodents · Bees · Wasps Wild Animal Trapping Bird Control · Deer Repellent · Moths · Fleas · Roaches · Industrial Weed Control

www.jcehrlich.com 610-433-2231

11th Annual Brith Sholom

GOLF OUT ING WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24 Locust Valley Golf Course 5525 Locus Valley Road, Coopersburg

CONQUER YOUR CHAOS™ CALL FOR YOUR COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION

1 PM Shotgun Start 6 PM Kosher Steak or Chicken Dinner catered by Boscov’s Hole-in-One prize: 2016 Ford Mustang $110 per person – cart, greens fee, dinner $40 non-golfers – dinner only Sponsorships & foursomes available RSVP with payment to Congregation Brith Sholom

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New! Create your own

“Yoshake”

Visit Yofresh Yogurt Cafe Allentown Facebook page for details.

Self-serve Frozen Yogurt All natural with live & active cultures • all kosher certified yogurt brands • no sugar added • dairy free • lowfat & nonfat • gluten free

Fresh custom-made yogurt pies Gift cards available 4642 Broadway • Allentown Tilghman Square Shopping Center

484.866.6464 • Open 7 days


Thank you to our sponsors Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Dr. Harold & Sandra Goldfarb

Dr. Stuart & Janice Schwartz

Dr. David Bub Dr. Sam Bub Dr. Carol Bub Fromer

Silver Sponsors Dr. Thomas D. Meade Dr. Gene Ginsberg Coordinated Health Dr. Lawrence Levitt Dr. Ray & Bonnie Singer Dr. Michael Ufberg

Copper Sponsors Dr. Jeffrey & Jill Blinder Wendy & Ross Born HamptonRoadRides Beth Kozinn in Honor of Dr. Wesley Kozinn Lehigh Valley Center for Sight Lehigh Valley Pediatric Associates

Lexus of Lehigh Valley McDonald Ophthamology and Associates Dr. Mark & Alice Notis Drs. Nancy & Steven Oberlender Rabbi Seth & Marge Phillips Dr. Kenneth & Alla Toff The Wax Family

Bronze Sponsors Benco Dental Dr. Neal & Jean Berkowitz Dr. Marc & Laurie Berson West End Family Eye Care Bethlehem Eye Associates Rance & Sheryl Block Jeffrey Gevirtz, MD Urology Specialists of the Lehigh Valley Dr. Robert M. Gordon Dr. Larry & Vicki Glaser Dr. Karl & Sara Glassman Mark L. Goldstein & Shari Spark Dr. David & Susan Hyman Dr. John Jaffe Drs. Stephen & Barbara Katz

Drs. Andrew & Deborah Kimmel Dr. Harold & Linda Kreithen Dr. Robert & Stephanie Kricun Dr. Paul & Diane Lemberg Lesavoy Butz and Seitz, LLC Dr. Gerald & Ethel Melamut Dr. Alan & Judy Morrison Dr. William & Marjorie Ofrichter Dr. Robert & Lota Post Jeff & Rabbi Rachel Rembrandt Dr. Alex & Robin Rosenau Dr. Abraham & Nancy Ross Stein and Stein Pediatrics Dr. Marc & Susan Vengrove Dr. Benjamin & Ellen Weinberger Len & Jeri Zimmerman

HAKOL - July/August 2016  

The Jewish newspaper of the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania