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A Pride of Lions: International Lion of Judah Conference

Eshet chayil mi yimtza v’rachok mip’ninim michrah- An accomplished woman, who can find? Her value is far beyond pearls- from the Eshet Chayil, a poem attributed to King Solomon that concludes the book of proverbs. 17,500 women strong, the Jewish Federation’s Lion of Judah cohort are…

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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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