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Three wishes for Rosh Hashanah

For the Jewish New Year, aka Rosh Hashanah(*), we have established a new family tradition. Rather than, as the ancient custom goes, settle for dipping an apple in honey(**) and wish everyone a happy and sweet year, I have asked my … Continue reading

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Next year’s winter in New York will last only one week

Prior to winter, one can sense the excitement about that first snowfall. Skiers are concerned for their slopes, kids wish for snow days, and many just pray for a white Christmas. Then it snow, and it snows, and when it’s … Continue reading

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