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Riki Goldstein

Whether yours is 2 pages or 14, school newsletters are something both parents and kids cannot wait to read. The reason is simple — the news in your school newsletter is personal, it’s about you. A winning mix of news, mazel tovs, pictures, and of course a joke or two, makes school newsletters a must-read.

 

Staying Connected

Ruchama Schnaidman

With families spreading out across the globe and through many different time zones, creating a special family newsletter is a great way to keep everyone connected and in touch.

 

F is for Friendship

Ruchama Schnaidman

To tell you the truth, when Penina first told me why she was in a bad mood, I almost laughed out loud. No worries. I didn’t. I’m not that kind of friend who laughs when my friend is down. But, seriously, I couldn’t believe what she was telling me. I just couldn’t understand it at all. Like, not in a million years or 50 lifetimes. Not even if you promised me 180 ice cream cones if I tried to understand.



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you