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Feeding the hungry on Passover

April 1st, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

The Kadima chapter of the Temple Beth Sholom Hebrew School in Hamden conducted a Kosher for Passover food drive for families in need in the New Haven area. Kadima is an international youth group for Jewish ... Read More


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Passover, across the generations

April 1st, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

On Sunday, March 22, students from the Bet class at Beth El Temple Religious School in West Hartford got together to create Passover greeting cards for residents of Hoffman SummerWood Community, a senior adult living community. ... Read More


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Bridging the gap

April 1st, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

At the fourth annual food sculpture event, held on Sunday, March 15 in Ridgefield, the Temple Shearith Israel community created a bridge sculpture symbolizing the need to “bridge the gap” between those who have enough to ... Read More


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Giving Thanks

April 1st, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

Recently, residents and staff of Hoffman SummerWood Community in West Hartford showed their appreciation for those who provide them with services all year round by delivering lunch – accompanied by lots of balloons and cards – ... Read More


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Connecticut celebrates Purim!

March 25th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

In Norwalk… Young Jewish Professionals, CT (YJP-CT) hosted a “Purim with the Stars” cocktail and networking event on March 4 at The Waypointe in Norwalk. More than 150 20- and 30-somethings from Westport, Wilton, Norwalk, Stamford and ... Read More


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JSU in West Hartford

March 25th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

On Thursday, Feb. 26, the Jewish Student Union (JSU) club at Hall High School in West Hartford visited with eighth graders at Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford where they had a great time baking ... Read More


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An educational afternoon in Greenwich

March 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

Iris Krasnow, bestselling author of Sex After: Women Share How Intimacy Changes as Life Changes, Surrendering to Marriage, and other books chronicling the adult female growth cycle, wowed the crowd on Wednesday, March 11, as keynote ... Read More


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Children helping children

March 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

One recent afternoon, Mara Brosler, chairperson of Congregation B’nai Torah’s Social Action Committee, helped the preschoolers, like Sally Pelligra (pictured here), fill backpacks with food to help feed those in need. The contents of each backpack – ... Read More


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