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May 8, 2014

Marny Bennof: Swimming in a pool on a warm day. Debbie Pearlmutter: Gardening and going to the beach. Charlie Abzug: Long walks on Shabbat and enjoying fresh air. Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.CONTINUE »

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BY Shari Eshet
May 8, 2014

It is a rare day when all the stars and the heavens come together; one recent Tuesday was such a day. Thirteen haredi women, each from a different stream of the religious mosaic, graduated from a new program that provides them with opportunities to work in Israel. The project, which trains such women to work CONTINUE »

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BY Neal Gendler
May 8, 2014

By Daniel Gordis Schocken, 320 pages Daniel Gordis calls Menachem Begin “the most Jewish of Israel’s prime ministers” and a leader now much missed. “I wrote this book to find out why,” said Gordis, also a rabbi and senior vice president at Shalem College in Jerusalem. How could “someone so polarizing, so controversial … appear CONTINUE »

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May 1, 2014

Lambert Zirkind: It’s our place, it’s our home. Lindsay Gold: It is the place of our culture. There are so many facets of why it is important; it’s a place where we can all enjoy each other. Marsha Argo: Because it’s my ethnicity. It’s important that the Jews have a home. Want to place an order online? Visit CONTINUE »

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BY Gerri Baum
May 1, 2014

If your brain is about to explode from a stockpile of opinions, ideas and observations that burn to break out, then maybe you should consider blogging. Blogs are a great way to openly express your views on a variety of subjects, share vital information, educate readers with your wealth of knowledge and leave your mark CONTINUE »