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BiWeekly July 12, 2018 29 Tamuz 5778 CONNECTING THE DC, MD, NOVA JEWISH COMMUNITIES ISSUE 31 Ode to the Pool By Rachel Hellman Splashing. Shouting. Laughter. With the DCarea humidity, which local

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ABOUT US Kol HaBirah Mission and Goals The mission of Kol HaBirah is to serve, connect, and strengthen the Greater Washington Jewish community. To achieve this, we will provide 1. Community Enrichmen

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COMMUNITY NEWS COMMUNITY SERVICES Strengthening the Jewish Community Through ParenttoParent Connections CONTINUED FROM P. 1 When people sign up to be connected with an ambassador, the perks are almos

COMMUNITY NEWS COMMUNITY SERVICES Bikur Cholim House Playroom Dedicated in Memory of Beloved Son, Brother By Kami Troy When a family loses a loved one, as the Rasooly family did in 2014, it can be di

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COMMUNITY NEWS COMMUNITY SERVICES New Ride Program for Seniors Launches in Rockville Imagine Imagine a licensed, Statecerti ed program that deals speci cally with the challenges of aging. Imagine

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COMMUNITY NEWS EYE ON THE ELECTIONS Takeaways from the 2018 Primaries in Maryland By Suzanne Pollak The mix of new and seasoned candidates running for office produced very exciting primaries, accordi

COMMUNITY NEWS New Story Leaderships Approach to the IsraeliPalestinian Conflict Put a Human Face to the Statistics By Sky Adler On Sunday, July 1, an audience of 100 people gathered in Chevy Chase,

COME TO OUR PANEL HONORING CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER WITH THE CONSERVATIVE LEGACY OF WILLIAM KRISTOL FOUNDING EDITOR THE WEEKLY STANDARD RICH LOWRY EDITOR NATIONAL REVIEW AT THE SECOND ANNUAL CONFERENC

COMMUNITY NEWS Entering the Pardes Inside Beth Joshua Congregations Meaningful New Name By Jonathan Krisch The Cepler family was overwhelmed when, a few weeks after moving to Aspen Hill, Maryland, th

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CAMP SECTION Can You Spot Your Camper Here Team sports are a great way J Camps forge and strengthen friendships at the JCC of Greater Baltimore. PHOTO CREDIT JCC OF GREATER BALTIMOREFACEBOOK Takin

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Local Educators Come Together at Annual Workshop on Israel Education By Kol HaBirah Staff Eleven local educators attended the Center for Israel Educations CIE 17th annual educator workshop June 2428 i

FEATURES PROFILES IN LEADERSHIP The Jewish Education Innovation Challenge A Conversation With Manette Mayberg By Kol HaBirah Staff Kol HaBirah spoke with Manette Mayberg, trustee of the Mayberg Found

FEATURES Ode to the Pool CONTINUED FROM P. 1 and plenty of room for standing and chatting, and a deep end. The staff is accommodating, signing in for those who do not write on Shabbat and allowing st

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OPED Immigrants and the Question of Entitlement By Maxim Serebrennik I came to the U.S. from Russia when I was 11 years old. At the time, the Soviet Union was falling apart, the door to leave was wide

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TORAH PERSPECTIVES The Uncertainty Principle By Rabbi Stephen Baars We have all experienced misery, but few people try to understand it. This week, we learn that the punishment for an accidental murde

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FOOD DINING What You Need to Know Before Firing up the Grill By Kol HaBirah StaffStatePoint Media With seven in 10 U.S. adults owning a grill or smoker, according to the Hearth, Patio, Barbecue Asso

ARTS ENTERTAINMENT LARRY SHORS GREATER WASHINGTON An Ode to DC Sports Fandom By Larry Shor When the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup Championship, it was a thrilling and dramatic event. In add

TRAVEL Middle Easts Largest Natural History Museum Opens in Israel By Rebecca Stadlen Amir for Israel21c Upon entering the new natural history museum in Tel Aviv, visitors are greeted by a vivid reena

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IN MEMORIAM Remembering Charles Krauthammer By Jackson Richman He always listened. He always remembered a voice. He inspired. Charles Krauthammer died on June 21 at the age of 68. The cause was repor

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