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Color War Is Here!

Leah Reisman

Are you ready? Are you ready? Are you ready, ready, ready? Come on, I don’t hear you. Let me hear you louder! You say you’re ready? You’re sure? Ok then, here goes: This week’s feature is... COLOR WAR! (And no, this is not a fake-out!)

 

Jolly Solly: Guest of Honor

R. Atkins

Moishy and his friends stared at each other in shock. A court order! That sounded dreadful. What if the court decided to close the camp down? It was simply unthinkable.

 

Madame Chamberlaine: Bugging Out!

Tzipie Wolner

In three hours we had seven jars filled with insects and one reptile. Looking at all the creepy-crawlies, I thought that this wasn’t exactly my idea of fun, but it wasn’t too bad either.

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 42

Tovy Mann

The Israeli agents and the children’s mother are beginning the first stage of the rescue of Yehudit’s father from the notorious Evin Prison in Tehran.

 

Looking Back, Looking Forward: Ice Cream Cones

B. Deer

Hey, what did they do before ice cream cones? When were ice cream cones invented? Learn more about ice cream cones through the ages…

 

The Real Me: Chani

Ruchie Bromberg

This month we meet Chani, a beautiful girl born without a thumb on one hand. What’s it like for Chani? Imagine having four fingers instead of five. Would you be able to write, tie your shoes, type, play ball? How does Chani do it? Let’s read her diary and find out.

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 33

Zivia Reischer

Sheva confronts Adina, but finds that she can’t explain herself.

 

The Vending Machine

Libby Hartman

Music soon permeated the room. Shevi’s fingers danced upon the keyboard and burst into a lively tune



MM217
 
Not a Newspaper
Shoshana Friedman A deeper difference between newspapers and magazines
Services in Shards
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Such a painful, malicious lie!”
The Pittsburgh Protests: All Politics All the Time
Yonoson Rosenblum The old rule — “no enemies on the left” — still applies
Danger: School Crossing
Eytan Kobre The hypocrisy of YAFFED’s assertion is breathtaking
Real Laughter and Real Tears
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger The two sides of a life lived with emunah
Work/Life Solutions with Eli Langer
Moe Mernick I was proud to be “that guy with the yarmulke”
Is Ktchong! a Mitzvah? When Prayer and Charity Collide
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman These cannot both be done effectively at the same time
An Honest Shidduch
Jacob L. Freedman “Baruch Hashem I’m cured, and this will be my secret”
A Blessing in Disguise
Riki Goldstein “I never thought the song would catch on as it has”
Ishay and Motti Strike a Common Chord
Riki Goldstein Bringing together two worlds of Jewish music
What’s your favorite Motzaei Shabbos niggun?
Riki Goldstein From the holy and separate back to the mundane
Rightfully Mine
Faigy Peritzman Don’t regret the job you didn’t land; it was never yours
Growing Greener Grass
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Nurture your blessings and watch them blossom
My Way or the High Way
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt We know what we want — but do we know what He wants?