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  1. Local illustrator adds images to groundbreaking work in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... that included an old hen and a charming black cat. Cote's third German book, Golda on the Run , a tale about Passover, will be released in a few months. In September, Cote traveled to Germany, where her artwork was featured in an exhibit at the ...

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  2. The WilliesEVEN Popes are FallibleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    What? For a family newspaper, the best I can give is an illustration from the great Leo Rosten's English-Yiddish dictionary: "The classic example is the boy who killed both his parents, then threw himself on the mercy of the court because he was an orphan." With Passover drawing near, this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" .

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  3. Local illustrator adds images to groundbreaking work in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... that included an old hen and a charming black cat. Cote's third German book, Golda on the Run , a tale about Passover, will be released in a few months. In September, Cote traveled to Germany, where her artwork was featured in an exhibit at the ...

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  4. Topeka governing body members' meeting attendance rates riseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... was chosen to replace Campos. Schwartz, who is Jewish, said she missed the April 15 council meeting to attend the Passover Seder at Temple Beth Sholom. Schmidt said he was traveling and missed the meeting the held Tuesday before Thanksgiving, which ...

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  5. My Zionism only stretches so farRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... cultural Jew. I had a Liberal Jewish upbringing and enjoy practicing the religion in so much as having a Passover seder, Shabbat dinner on a Friday, and indulging in all the Jewish foods throughout the year (I am currently eating my bodyweight in ...

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  6. Watertowna s Jewish community celebrates Hanukkah holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    It was a chance to celebrate the Jewish faith Saturday, as members of Congregation Degel Israel came together to mark Hanukkah. Though the holiday, also known as the Festival of Lights, is less significant than observances like Passover, the small size of the local Jewish community makes it an important time to meet.

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  7. Local Jewish community gathers for Hanukkah candle lightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Victorville Daily Press

    ... said Rabbi Daniel Sher, explaining the distinguishing features of Hanukkah compared to other major Jewish holidays: Passover and Purim. "The whole idea of the lights, and the festival of lights, specific to be in front of the window, is that you're ...

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  8. Double-Edged SwordRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... example, I can teach patterns while teaching a Jewish holiday," she said. "When we're teaching a holiday such as Passover and we're talking about the pyramids, I can bring geometry into that." The early years of a child's education are critical, ...

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  9. Stage Tube: South Coast Rep Presents the Whipping ManRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Va., revealing the ruins of a once-majestic plantation home. Inside the home, three Jewish men prepare for Passover-the owner's son and his family's former slaves. Only one of them, Simon, remains strong in his faith, but it is threatened by truths ...

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  10. Kurk Simmons: When did the magi arrive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... When this did not work, Herod went to the palace at Jeriocho, where he remained until his death shortly before Passover over 1 B.C. Thus, the magi would have arrived after the Presentment of the Christ-child, but before Herod vacated Jerusalem ...

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  11. True To Their WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... learned Jewish history, culture and celebrated some Jewish holidays (not God-centered ones) like Purim, Sukkot and Passover. I learned to speak Yiddish. It wasn't 'Jewish light.' It was a different model," said Saltzberg, who was raised in New ...

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  12. Hanukkah at the White HouseRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Harry's Place

    ... the White House- part of what I suppose a handful of our readers consider their ongoing effort (along with annual Passover seders ) to disguise their enmity for the Jewish people. As Obama noted, this year's celebration was made special by the ...

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  13. .com | The Truth of Genesis: The Sad Truth of Christianity and Judaism - The First-EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | News24

    ... we may have to go to chapter eight. These are not written out in advance. As revealed last time, the moadim of Passover and Unleavened Bread were instituted with the "death of the first born" in Egypt. At Mt. Sinai, the Hebrew language, the Day of ...

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  14. Hanukkah meets Grateful Dead at Phil Lesh menorah lighting concert in San RafaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Last year, a menorah lighting at Terrapin Crossroads - a venue owned by former Grateful Dead guitarist Phil Lesh - was so well-attended that a regular lineup of Jewish holidays has taken root at the San Rafael entertainment and dinner spot. A Passover seder plus a show with liberation-themed songs was held in April, and then a Rosh Hashanah dinner and show in September.

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  15. The light of faith and courage of the heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the names of the leaders of the nation during the period when the holiday was created is not usual practice. On Passover, for example, the festival meant to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt, we do not say, "In the days of Moshe Rabbeinu and Aharon ...

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  16. Sarge: The Chanukah Chutzpah Tour ... Kiss My MezuzahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Miami New Times

    ... all, if you couldn't trade barbs with your extended family, how would you possibly get through the endless pre-Passover-dinner wait? Hanukkah shouldn't be any different. For those looking to celebrate the holiday with merriment, comedian and singer ...

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  17. Hearing set for suspect in Jewish site shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... white supremacist accused of killing three people outside two suburban Kansas City Jewish facilities on the eve of Passover this year says a mental evaluation has determined that he is mentally fit to stand trial. Photo: John Sleezer, AP OLATHE, ...

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  18. Public menorah displays celebrate 40 years of lighting Hanukkah for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Deseret News

    ... 9 feet tall or more, and often towering above the celebrants." Unlike Jewish holy days such as Yom Kippur and Passover, Hanukkah is not found in the Torah, the five Books of Moses revered by Jews as the source of their faith. Rather, it is what is ...

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  19. Supremacist says he was found fit for murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KCTV5

    A white supremacist accused of killing three people at Jewish sites in Johnson County on the eve of Passover says a court-ordered competency evaluation has found him fit to stand trial and he hopes to serve as his own defense attorney. Frazier Glenn Miller, 73, of Aurora, MO, is accused of killing Dr. William Lewis Corporon, 69, and his 14-year-old grandson, Reat Griffin Underwood, who were at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City in Leawood, KS, on April 13 so Reat could audition for a singing competition.

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  20. The weird, friendly adventures of a black Christian looking for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Palm Beach Post

    ... paraphernalia and accoutrements, including wandering into Judaica stores looking for seder plates, making Passover reservations, ordering matzo ball soup en masse, hunting for High Holiday tickets and, as today, driving around the greater West Palm ...

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