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Kolot: 9/11 Aftermath – What has changed?

September 8th, 2011 | by JLedger

By Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht, Beth Israel of Westport/Norwalk, President Rabbinical Council of CT ~ So, do you remember where you were ten years ago when the terrorists struck the World Trade Center?  Although the details ... Read More


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Kolot: Gilad and Us

August 24th, 2011 | by Ledger Online

By Rabbi Stephen Lewis Fuchs ~ A few weeks ago our Shabbat afternoon walk in Jerusalem took my wife Vickie and me to the protest tent for Gilad Shalit – the Israeli soldier kidnapped by Hamas ... Read More


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Kolot: Tisha B’Av Reflection

August 16th, 2011 | by JLedger

By Rabbi Stephen Lewis Fuchs, president, World Union for Progressive Judaism ~ Tisha B’Av in Jerusalem is like no other place on earth.  So Vickie and I got up early to walk to the Western Wall.  ... Read More


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Kolot: A letter to the community

June 28th, 2011 | by JLedger

Adam Weiss has served the JCC of Stamford as shaliach – Israel representative – this past year. As he wraps up his year of service and prepares to return home to Israel in the next few weeks, he wrote this letter of farewell to Connecticut. ... Read More


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Kolot: The Holocaust …in their own words

June 22nd, 2011 | by JLedger

Hannah Elbaum of Trumbull is a student at the Hopkins School in New Haven. This past spring she interviewed two local Holocaust survivors for a special school project.  The following is a reflection she wrote as ... Read More


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Kolot: Diary of a Bike Ride

June 14th, 2011 | by JLedger

The Ramah Galil Bike Ride, a five-day, 250 mile ride through Israel’s Golan Heights and Galilee, was a dream come true—a way to combine my love of biking, Israel, and special needs camping.  From May 16-23, ... Read More


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Kolot: Our Impressionable Children

June 14th, 2011 | by JLedger

The Talmud in several areas stresses the effects of studying a subject when one is young. At one point it quotes an incident of a sage who forgot a Jewish law and attributed his lapse in ... Read More


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Kolot: We are still here

May 31st, 2011 | by JLedger

In May, Zach Kfare of Stamford went on a trip with his senior class from Westchester Hebrew High School that stopped in Poland where the group toured several concentration camps, and then traveled on to Israel. ... Read More


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