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On the Wings of a Dove

Rhona Lewis

Ten years have passed since that terrible day when Shoshana Hayman Greenbaum was killed in the Sbarro terrorist attack. But now that the tears have dried, a different picture shimmers. Because although the contours of this woman’s life seem ordinary, the image that emerges is extraordinary.

 

The Meat of Kashrus

Chany Rosengarten

Today, chickens come packaged in neat Styrofoam trays, shrink-wrapped in plastic with a kosher seal on top. All a balabusta has to do is tear the packaging and pour on her favorite sauce. But it wasn’t always like that. What caused the kashrus revolution? And what of the women — in Russia, India, Jerusalem, and beyond — who continue to kasher their own chickens and meat?

 

Shop Your Closet

Rachel Bachrach

Ever find yourself staring at a closet full of clothes, thinking you have nothing to wear? In moments like this, you need someone like Eve Cantor, the founder and owner of Shop Your Closet. She knows exactly how to make the most of the clothes you already own, and help you revamp your wardrobe — without spending a penny. What to keep, what to toss, and how to create nice new outfits with the clothes you already own.



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And Yet We Smile
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Out of This World
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Sick Note
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Me, Myself, and Why
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Can’t Do It Without You
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Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
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Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
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