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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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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world