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Human Ski Boats?

We already miss the refreshingly cool waters at the MJCC’s outdoor pool, and are counting the days until next year’s season opens.But this year sure ended on a high note, didn’t it? The nutty Cardboard Boat Race was as ridiculous as ever, and gave us…

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Grief Before the Celebration

-by Noa SiskindThis past May, I went to Israel for the first time through March of the Living with the BBYO delegation. The trip was scheduled during the week of Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzmaut.  Yom HaZikaron is Memorial Day in Israel, and it is a day of great…

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Arts & Culture

ASBEE’s Kosher BBQ Contest Totally Rocks

 901 Rocks started as a fun way for Memphis neighbors to interact, painting and hiding rocks, then leaving hints to their whereabouts on a Facebook page. The game caught fire and spread, growing to more than 13,000 players by the end of the summer, and it’s still…

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