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BiWeekly May 10, 2018 25 Iyar 5778 CONNECTING THE DC, MD, NOVA JEWISH COMMUNITIES ISSUE 27 Athletic Prowess and Jewish Values on Display at Mini and Junior Maccabi Games By Kami Troy On Sunday, M

THE OF A LIFETIME During the journey, we talk about what its like to be Jewish in a Jewish surrounding, in a community, in a Jewish country. We talk about values like friendship, loving your land and

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COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER WASHINGTON Former US Ambassador Offers Insight at JNF Breakfast By Rachel Kohn Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel and Egypt Daniel Kurtzer discussed geopolitical challenges facin


COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER WASHINGTON Six Kemp Mill Synagogues Participate in Annual Unity Lecture Series By Kami Troy An impromptu, intense conversation between friends on Purim in 2016 was the impetus

Greater Athletic Prowess and Jewish Values on Display at Mini and Junior Maccabi Games CONTINUED FROM P. 1 competition, with Jacob Bender, Josh Solomon, and Elon Volkstein taking home gold medals, Ri

COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER BALTIMORE Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser Inspires and Entertains During Visit to Baltimore By Kol HaBirah Staff On Sunday evening, April 22, over 500 participants from the Baltimore comm

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FEATURES Jewish Student Union Meeting Teens Where They Are By Rebecca Lacoretz The Greater Washington area has one of the largest Jewish populations in the country. There are many Jewish community cen

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FEATURES OU TorahLearning Event at Citi Field Hits it Out of the Park By Dr. Ilana Goldschein Who would have thought that Citi Field, home of the New York Mets, could become a makom Torah, a place of

OPED Netanyahu, Iran, and the Art of the Nuclear Deal Dov S. Zakheim Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus press conference, in which he revealed that Israel had snatched from under the noses of the Iran

TORAH PERSPECTIVES What the Talmud Tells Us About Caring for Our Parents By Frank Solomon The Sages have a lot to say about the difference between dignifying our parents and revering them. On April 2

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On Shavuos, we became one one nation, one people, one family. Family is more than brothers, sisters, fathers, mothers and cousins. Its sharing in each others celebrations and being there to support th

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ARTS ENTERTAINMENT LARRY SHORS GREATER WASHINGTON Fifty Years Later A Look Back, Part Two The Merchants By Larry Shor Fifty years ago, in April of 1968, the majority of the small retail stores, and

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SENIOR SPOTLIGHT Bringing Torah Learning to Leisure World By Fred Shapiro What would you expect a pulpit rabbi to do after moving to a retirement community That was the situation faced by Rabbi Moshe