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THE STRUCTION CON ISSUE TOP DESIGN TRENDS LIVING IN SMALL SPACES FINDING THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR A Project of THE JEWISH Vol. 2 Issue No. 55 May 2018 JewishJewish Community Council of Echo 1 Ma

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Contents 8 Editorial Letters to the Editor Community Highlights Word on the Street Jewish World News Finding The Right Contractor Top Design Trends Small Home Big Benefits Marine Park Mikveh Observan

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EDITORIAL Dear Reader , Although my family was not one of the first to move into the Marine Park neighborhood, we did purchase our home about 12 years ago and feel as though weve been here since the

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Dear Editor, I enjoyed reading about the fascinating RV life that Ben Wymore and his family lived for three years and many summers Vol. 2 Issue 54. I hope one day I can convinc

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Smart Renovation Hiring the Right Contractor Ita Yankovich 20 Jewish Echo

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Top Design Trends H A D A S S A H AV R A H A M Sunnier days have us dreaming of freshening up our homes, and there is an abundance of inspiration to help you get started. The 2018 interior design tre

Brass and rose gold have been in the spotlight for a few years already. They arent on their way out quite yet, but there is a new kid in town. Welcome the new hottest finish matte black. Seen everywhe

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BIG BENEFITS Rayle Rubenstein 28 Jewish Echo

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TEEN STORY TRIP BIG Ive been working so, so hard this year. Its been really stressful. Tests almost every day, more quizzes than I can even count, reports and essays...the list is never ending. But t

and tried to regain my equilibrium. Everyone ready for El Diabolo I heard Shani ask. It sounded like she was a million miles away. I closed my eyes. Batsheva sat down beside me. Whats wrong she asked.

JOINING THE MARINE PARK CORE Rabbi Hillel L. Yarmove a distance from my parking spot. Moreover, it was bitterly cold, stormy, and icyand I had neglected to dress appropriately for such weather. I desp

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MUSINGS Yitti Berkovic The TorahTrue Woman Mrs. Berkovic, can I ask you a question The voice comes from the back of the classroom. Its our World Issues class, where we talk about anything and everyth

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Lag BaOmer We were there in that little house But my mind was miles away Where throngs danced And bonfires swayed At an ancient grave On a holy day We were there in that little house But my mind was m

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