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Water Wise

Sivi Sekula

Freshwater (drinkable water) makes up only 2.5% of the world’s water. So many governments and environmentalists are worried about the world’s water situation

 

Jolly Solly: A Fine Kettle of Fish

R. Atkins

“Mr. Krankowitz! I do believe you are our savior today!” Jolly Solly exclaimed excitedly

 

Yosef Chaim’s Adventures: A Rainy Day

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

We were actually supposed to be doing some math problems, but the clouds outside were, I have to admit, a lot more interesting

 

Jr. Tales: Time to Evacuate

Rachel Stein

Chezky gently deposited each plane into his suitcase. He was surprised to see how much space they took up; half his suitcase was already full

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 46

Bracha Rosman

Officer Maxwell started the engine. He looked into the rearview mirror with disbelief. “So,” he said to Mr. Matthews. “Care to fill me in?”

 

Teen Fiction: Wrong Number, Right Address

Rachel Stein

Shevi gulped. Why did life have to be so hard? But in a whoosh of fresh air, along came Rivky Klein’s offer

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 23

Rivka Streicher

Maybe because it’s staring me in the face — how alone I am, how others are moving on and having a life, gallivanting on the mountain, giggling…



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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