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Recycling in Rockland County

Meira Feinman

Before you throw out all that unneeded stuff, wait! Did you know you can make tablecloths out of plastic bottles? Or pencils from old jean pants? Recycling prevents bal tashchis and preserves the beautiful world Hashem created

 

On the Job: Mashgiach

Rhona Lewis

The piece of halibut, sole or cod your mother’s made for supper has probably traveled to China and back. All over the world, fish are caught, sent to China for packaging, and shipped to supermarkets worldwide. Who was watching your fish while it was in China? Meet Rabbi Yishai Sakat, a mashgiach for the past 25 years, whose job takes him to a fish processing factory in Beijing, the capital of China.

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Winds of Fear
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The juxtaposition of Irma and Elul
Making Our Story His
Yonoson Rosenblum On Rosh Hashanah we do not hide
No Icing on the Cake
Eytan Kobre Society — and sanity — has lost
Soul Stirring
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Simply put, the Yamim Noraim work
Day in the Life of Aaron Ovadia
Rachel Bachrach Aaron Ovadia’s Drops of Light Project
Even Your In-Laws
Jacob L. Freedman No big reward if it’s not tough
Connecting the Dots
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The evil, the eclipse, the destruction, the goodness
Above the Clouds
Faigy Peritzman Taking no step of my journey for granted
Moving Forward
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Rosh Hashanah invites us into our future
Kings and Queens
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Such is the power of kavod