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  • Let’s Bring Our First Fruits to the Mini-Mall - a poem for Parsha Ki Tavo

    By Rick Lupert

    September 23, 2016 | 9:30 am

    It’s not going to be easy crossing that river
    and the rule book keeps getting longer
    and we’re going to have to climb mountains
    and shout everything we’ve done good and bad
    and if that’s not enough, there’s going to be labor,
    stones to carve and coat with lime, when we’d

  • Celebrate Shavuot With Spring Harvest

    By Judy Zeidler

    May 29, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    When I was growing up, two types of food were usually associated with the holiday of Shavuot. There were the dairy dishes -- blintzes, knishes, noodle kugels and, of course, cheesecake. Most of us remember them from our childhood, but they were always laden with cream, butter and...