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Oh, Rats!

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Rats are horrible slimy creatures with nasty long thick tails and beady eyes, carrying all kinds of dirt and disease, right? Not really, no. Rats aren’t half as nasty as they’re made out to be.…

 

What a Pest!

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Greg White is the manager of Rockland Pest Control, an extermination company based in Rockland County, New York. He very kindly agreed to tell Jr. all about his fascinating job…

 

Meisels Mischief Managed

Shayna

“EEEEEK!” Chedva jumped back and covered her mouth with both hands. “What’s the matter?” Eliezer asked. Chedva just moaned and rocked back and forth. She pointed at the shoes lined up on the bottom of the closet.

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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