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IDF Chief Rabbi: Nothing is Holy to Muslims on Temple Mount except Al Aqsa

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PA Sniper Gunman Shoots at Jewish Driver on Highway 60 near Hebron

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Who Gave $1 Million for Museum That May Deal with Nazi-Looted Art?

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Knesset Synagogue Bars Reform and Conservative Jews from ‘Mixed Prayer’

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Al Aqsa Mosque ‘Stand-Up’ Preacher Calls for Annihilation of the United States

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Pro-Assad Hackers Hit Western Media and Wal-Mart

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IDF on Manhunt for Arab Terrorists Trying to Gun Down Jewish Drivers

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Minnesota Univ. Student Official Compares Group Backing Israel with KKK

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Gazans Shoot at Vehicle on Border, IDF Returns with Tank Fire

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Hamas Gunfire Damages IDF Patrol Vehicle

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Exposed Hamas Terrorist Cell a ’Drop in the Bucket’

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Moshe Feiglin: I Will Not Allow Verbal Violence in Knesset Plenum

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Report: Abbas’ Lack of Support Ditched Back-Channel Peace Process Talks

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Hamas Planned Massive Attack at Teddy Soccer Stadium in Jerusalem

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Israel’s Controversial Plastic Bag Law Delayed

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IDF Selects First Female Commander of Navy Ship

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3 Gazans Caught in Israel

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Israelis Donate Masses of Hair to Cancer Patients

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Israel’s 2014 Cruise Ship Tourist Numbers Affected By… Operation Pillar of Defense

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Heart Surgery for US Supreme Ct Justice Ginsburg

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Shas: For 0% VAT on Basic Goods, We’ll Join Coalition

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Posted on: February 11th, 2009

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I wrote a version of the poem below many years ago, before the term "shidduch crisis" came into vogue.

 

Posted on: February 4th, 2009

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Dear Ms. Novick, I have been reading your column in The Jewish Press for quite a while and enjoy it very much. It has been very helpful. For many years, my mother, a"h, lived with us while she was going blind from glaucoma and becoming demented from Alzheimer's. G-d bless my wonderful husband and family for helping to love and care for her. She was nifteres last month.

 

Posted on: February 4th, 2009

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On January 14 the North American Council for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews held an evening of theater in support of the Museum.

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Posted on: February 4th, 2009

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Last month's Glimpses column, "The Man Who Brought Judah Touro Back To Judaism," discussed how legendary philanthropist Judah Touro's return to religious observance was influenced by Gershom Kursheedt (1817-1863). Kursheedt also convinced Touro to leave considerable sums of money to support many Jewish causes.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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The moment we can't remember where we put our keys, or the few seconds it takes to try to remember where we parked our car causes fear in everyone that I know who is over 50.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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So many of Judaism's festivals are marked by solemnity, but Tu b'Shevat enhances our calendar with a delightful holiday that everyone can enjoy.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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In my case, the answer to the above question is, "Yes, too much pressure (in my case blood pressure) led me to indulge in not so smart (actually stupid) "avoidance" behavior.

 

Posted on: January 28th, 2009

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Since the end of the Shoah there has been a debate of what to do with the various death camps in Poland. Today more then 60 years after the end of the Holocaust the debate continues.

 

Posted on: January 21st, 2009

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A well spouse often has so many roles and responsibilities that even those closest to her don't always see them all.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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Recently, in a doctor's office, I picked up an article written in 2006 that extolled the supports given to airplane travelers needing assistance when they fly.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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Polish writer Henryk Halkowski, z"l, one of Poland's most notable contemporary Jewish personalities, died suddenly on January 1, just days after celebrating his 57th birthday.

 

Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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For me, the moments before sundown every Friday evening are like a "mini" Yom Kipper.

 

Posted on: January 7th, 2009

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Last week I wrote that what we say to others, and the way we say it, might evoke emotions in our listeners that may or may not be what we intend.

 

Posted on: January 7th, 2009

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With all the missiles and rockets being fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip by Hamas and the retaliatory bombing of Hamas targets by Israel there has been a very large rise in anti-Israel demonstrations around the world.

 

Posted on: January 7th, 2009

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With all the missiles and rockets being fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip by Hamas and the retaliatory bombing of Hamas targets by Israel there has been a very large rise in anti-Israel demonstrations around the world.

Lilly and Ludwig Friedman on their wedding day, Jan. 27, 1946.
 

Posted on: January 2nd, 2009

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Lilly Friedman doesn’t remember the last name of the woman who designed and sewed the wedding gown she wore when she walked down the aisle over 60 years ago. But the grandmother of seven does recall that when she first told her fiancé Ludwig that she had always dreamed of being married in a white gown he realized he had his work cut out for him.

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Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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Last month's column sketched the life of Judah Touro (1775-1854), who became immensely wealthy after his move to New Orleans in 1802, using his fortune to support many causes and individuals.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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Poland's capital recently marked the completion of a massive restoration project that marks the borders of the former Jewish Ghetto that was walled in by Nazis occupiers during World War II.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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Poland's capital recently marked the completion of a massive restoration project that marks the borders of the former Jewish Ghetto that was walled in by Nazis occupiers during World War II.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2008

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A simple sentence is not so simple. It evokes emotions that may or may not be what we intended.

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