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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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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