Break Your Fast With Zimtsterne

BY RONNIE FEIN Via Nosher When people deny themselves food for an extended period of time they’re usually ravenously hungry and find themselves thinking about consuming huge amounts of food. But it’s...

Uncle Marvin And The Mitzvah Men

By Natania Kohler Charness To my mom who had to sit shivah twice within four months. Living in Montreal, Canada, it’s so hard to be away from my parents, especially if...

Zvi Gluck: Channeling Our Inner Rabbi Amnon

We thought when we stood in shul last year on Rosh Hashanah saying the words of U’Nesaneh Tokef that we understood the full meaning of the prayer penned by...

Urgent Need At Israel’s Soroka Medical Center

Soroka Medical Center in Be’er Sheva is Israel’s only major medical center for the entire Negev region, and one of Israel’s most strategic institutions. It offers outstanding medical care...

Ginsburg’s Death on Rosh Hashanah Significant for Some Jewish Americans

Just as many Jews in the United States were sitting down to a post-sunset Rosh Hashanah dinner on Friday, preparing to dip apples in honey to signal the sweetness...

‘Schitt’$ Creek’ Sets an Emmy Record

The Jerusalem Post At the Emmy Awards ceremony, which was held in Los Angeles on Sunday night, German director Maria Schrader won for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series or...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

BY SARAH WILDMAN WASHINGTON (JTA) – Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first Jewish woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a tireless advocate for gender equality, has died at 87. A fierce...

Are You High on PDP?

By Robert Remin No, PDP is not a drug; it stands for Prescription Drug Plan. For those of you in or about to enter the Medicare-eligible market, chances are high...

Schmutter: Getting A-Head on the New Year

  Welcome back to “How Should I Know?” — the Rosh Hashanah advice column that experts agree should be tossed into a lake. Even on yom tov. Dear Mordechai, How do I prepare...

Oceanside Strong: Helping Hands During the Pandemic

  As a strong and caring community, many Oceanside members turned outward at the start of the pandemic to create a large and mighty chesed army. This powerful force included...
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Judgment Day: Yom Kippur Arrives With COVID-19 Cases on the Rise

BY SHIRA HANAU AND PHILISSA CRAMER (JTA) – In synagogues and in their parking lots, in backyard tent services and on Zoom, Jews around the world will spend...

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo raised alarm Monday about the emergence of a handful of coronavirus hot spots in New York, saying just 10 ZIP codes represented...

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