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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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11.9.18 Issue Shirley and David Goodman announce the birth of their fourth great-grandchild, Erez N’tanel. Erez has an older brother, Tzur Noam and lives in S’de Boaz, Israel. His parents are Ya’el and Avi Margolin. Grandparents are Cathy and Joe Gluck of Skokie, Ill...

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11.9.18 Issue Rachel (Rivka) and Joey Shyken of Jacksonville, FL, announce the Oct. 10 birth of their children, Atara Shoshana and Dovid Moshe. They have two sisters, Akiva and Nava. Grandparents are Bruce and Jodi Kanner of Gaithersburg, MD and Keva and the late Yafa...

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11.9.18 Issue Adria Rose Tipp, daughter of Sonia and Alan Tipp, will celebrate her Bat Mitzvah on Saturday Nov. 17 at Temple Israel. Adria is a seventh-grade honors student at Westside Middle School. Adria is interested in softball, traveling, hanging out with friends... 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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