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Orthodox rabbis join the conversation on LGBTQ inclusion

By Gabe Friedman NEW YORK (JTA) – A group of modern Orthodox rabbis have done what advocates for Orthodox gays and lesbians say would have been unthinkable as recently as five years ago: They spoke at a conference on the treatment of gay, lesbian and transgender... read more

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Frances S. “Chickie” Gilinsky

12.28.18 Issue Frances S. “Chickie” Gilinsky passed away on Dec. 15 at age 101. Services were held on Dec. 17 at Temple Israel Cemetery, Schrager Memorial Chapel, 42nd and Redick Ave. She was preceded in death by her husband Stewart H. Gilinsky. She is...

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12.28.18 Issue Stanley E. Perlmeter passed away on Dec. 18. Services were held at Temple Israel of Greater Miami, 137 NE 19th St, Miami FL. He was preceded in death by his wife Janet Shapiro Perlmeter. He is survived by his wife, Ronnie Koenigsberg Perlmeter; son,...

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Leah Dysico, daughter of Rachel and Gilbert Dysico will celebrate her Bat Mitzvah on Saturday Jan. 19 at Temple Israel. Leah currently is a student at Westside Middle School (WMS) where she is an Honors math student and a participant in the Excellence in Youth... read more

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Hanukkah is late this year on the regular calendar, and that means we are nearing the end of 2016. It’s been a big year for us; our sales are finally doing better, and as a result you have seen our paper grow considerably. Now, we have one more surprise for our... read more

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