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Posted on: May 24th, 2006

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Recognition of well spouses has come a long way since I first began writing about them.

 

Posted on: May 24th, 2006

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I am still getting calls and e-mails from mothers and grandmothers with girls for "Avi" (a non-New Yorker), the ben Torah "earner" who was having trouble finding girls in his community willing to go out with him because he was not learning full time.

 

Posted on: May 17th, 2006

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Last week I told Francis' story of how she helped convince a car dealership to put in a permanent ramp and keep it accessible.

 

Posted on: May 17th, 2006

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In statements to The Jewish Press this week, Arizona Senator John McCain reacted sharply to an article earlier this month in the Israeli daily Haaretz that he said left "several serious misimpressions" regarding his views on Israel and the Middle East.

 

Posted on: May 17th, 2006

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The first mention of Szczuczyn, located in northeastern Poland, was in 1466 when it was mentioned in documents as a village that belonged to private owners.

 

Posted on: May 10th, 2006

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In my previous column I wrote about an ehrlich young man (who does not live in New York) who was a college educated earner with an excellent income (his wife won't have to work if she so chooses) who learned in his spare time but was having a hard time getting an in-town shidduch because most of the girls wanted full-time learners.

 

Posted on: May 10th, 2006

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Recently I received a letter with an inquiry about the town of Mishnitz.

 

Posted on: May 10th, 2006

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The needs of the chronically ill are many, varied and usually extremely expensive.

 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2006

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The last cartoon that came out of the discussion with the well spouse group depicted how society sees the well spouse, or should I say doesn't see him.

 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2006

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The front-page essay "The Multimillionaire Who Remained True to Orthodoxy" (Jewish Press, April 28) dealt with the early life of Harry Fischel.

 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2006

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The conservative minority government of Poland's Law and Justice party has agreed to enter a coalition with two extreme-right parties.

 

Posted on: April 26th, 2006

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The next two cartoons from the well spouse group I interviewed are almost identical. One seems to me to come from society and one from chronically ill spouses themselves.

 

Posted on: April 26th, 2006

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A few days ago, while out of town, I connected with an old friend.

 

Posted on: April 26th, 2006

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This week the Jewish world commemorated Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, on the anniversary of the fall of the Warsaw Ghetto.

 

Posted on: April 19th, 2006

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As I continue to share the cartoons from a well spouse group I interviewed, I'd like to share one that illustrates a common bone of contention to well spouses and their partners.

 

Posted on: April 19th, 2006

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Mati Pavlack, a rabbinic student studying at Yeshiva University, returned to Poland for Pesach to help the local population prepare and celebrate the holiday.

 

Posted on: April 12th, 2006

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Last week I began to share the work of a support group.

 

Posted on: April 12th, 2006

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As we recite the Haggadah during the seder, we are introduced to the "Four Sons."

 

Posted on: April 12th, 2006

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Jews had always been permitted to settle in Zakroczym without restriction.

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Posted on: April 5th, 2006

SectionsMagazineGlimpses Into American Jewish History

Little has been written about the lives of Jewish women during colonial times. In general, historians have focused on the lives of men who were noteworthy during that era, primarily because more information is available about men who were publicly active than women who, more often than not, devoted the majority of their efforts to the home scene.

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