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Creature Feature

Sarah Buzaglo

Close your eyes and picture the hairiest, scariest creature you can imagine; I’ll bet you’re picturing an arachnid!

 

In the Refuah Business

Maier Solomon, as told to C.B. Lieber

Hi, kids, my name is Maier Solomon and I’ve been working as an EMT in Yerushalayim for the past 25 years. At this point, it’s my life, but it wasn’t always like this!

 

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Avigail Sharer

Mar Cheshvan Scorpius/ Akrav / Scorpion Yom Tov is over, the days are getting colder, and it feels like forever until Chanukah comes along, with its Chanukah parties, hot latkes, and fun. No wonder Cheshvan is called “Mar (bitter).”

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