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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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B’Nai Tzedek: Foundations in Philanthropy

-by Joshua KatzAround ten kids my age were sitting at the table, and the only other person I knew was my brother. As my first B’Nai Tzedek meeting started, we got a little background on what exactly it was that we were doing. They told us we had…

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