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  • Olive Oil Treats

    By Judy Zeidler

    December 6, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Chanukah is a time to recall the miracle that occurred more than 2,000 years ago when the flame in the Holy Temple was relit with a one-day supply of oil that lasted for eight days. This was the amount of time needed to prepare pure oil from the local olive trees to rekindle the...

  • Decorating Your Sukkah

    By Abby Gilad

    September 27, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Are You Reading This in Your Sukkah?

    Why do we build the sukkah? To be reminded of our ancestors' lives in the desert, when they lived in huts made from branches and leather.



    It is also a reminder of our farming ancestors, who harvested at this time of year. They built huts...