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Breaking Ground in Ostrowo

Shlomi Gil, Ukraine

Yosef Arshinov, the only Jew in town, waited for the day the Soviets would disappear, leaving him to dig up a nearby playground and find the lost grave of the Maharsha

 

The Cold War

Leah Reisman

In cities like Buffalo, Montreal, and Moscow, snow is almost never an excuse to close schools or stores. How do these shivering cities do it?

 

One Investment Leads to Another

Rochel Burstyn

Venture capitalist Jonathan Triest funds start-up companies to the tune of millions of dollars a year. But his growth in Torah is his biggest investment yet

 

The Moment Bibi’s Waited Eight Years For

Binyamin Rose

What It Will Take for Bibi and Trump to Click

 

Bibi in Uncle Sam’s Guest House

Omri Nahmias, Washington, D.C.

Trump Sends Powerful Message about Israel’s Status

 

Shouldn’t de Blasio be Looking Over His Shoulder?

Jacob Kornbluh

Opponents Ready to Jump in If Probes Result in Charges

 

On Site: In Fine Print

Eytan Kobre

Profits and prophets abound when your customers are the People of the Book. What goes into creating what might be the world’s biggest annual seforim sale?

 

Lifelines: That Kind of Person

C. Saphir

Much as I wanted a normal life and a family — which the doctors said was impossible because of the accident — I never seriously considered ending the marriage

 

Summer Job: Chapter 42

Dov Haller

He had no proof and no reason to assume that the other camp was cheating. No, he decided, he wouldn’t go there



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With All Due Respect
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The honor of every human being
What We Lost
Yonoson Rosenblum A long view, a larger perspective
Reprobate Return
Eytan Kobre Loyalty to the true and the morally upright
My Own Gentle Giant
Jacob L. Freedman Finn smirked. “Do whatever you want, Dr. Israel”
Individually United
Faigy Peritzman Two contradictions classify the Korban Pesach as a chok
Hearing Problems
Sarah Chana Radcliffe In fight mode, you may hear attacks never said
An Equal Focus
Rebbetzin Shira Smiles Remaining true to our most authentic feminine selves
The Marketer, Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “I’m late, my work is late, I come to meetings late”
Dear Neighbor and Friend
Words Unspoken I know you’ve been given challenging kids