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The Great Outdoors

Sivi Sekula and Cindy Scarr

Summer. We bike, hike, and run. But there are far more exciting ways to experience nature

 

The Bear Family: Nonny Bear Goes Bowling

Yael Mermelstein

Someone was finally bold enough to have a birthday party in my grade and I couldn’t even go because Rafi was having a bowling party

 

Jolly Solly: The Best Medicine

R. Atkins

Mr. Krankowitz snorted in disgust. What did the doctor expect him to do? Whizz around on roller blades like Fishel and Faivish Friedman?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 28

Bracha Rosman

“I can’t believe that girl messed up our plans. Things were going so good.” The driver hit the steering wheel in frustration, and the car swerved

 

Pen Pals

Gitty Klein

“Dina Hartman!” I wail, “you were a chunk of my heart, and now you deceived me! How could you send me such a letter?”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 5

Rivka Streicher

It’s not so much a letter, it’s a memory. I didn’t know I had that inside anymore. I’m glad Dr. Carmel made me get it out onto paper



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without