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September 2012

Lazy Summer’s End

Special trip teaches a lesson about joy.

Great Gift

Thermos brings joy.

The Cantor in Berdichev

Honesty and sincerity are critical when approaching the High Holy Days.

New Year in the Fall

Rosh Hashanah ritualizes a new beginning.

A New Year Opens Her Gates

What makes a thief?

Grownup Maccabi Adventure

While kids compete, parents and grandparents form own delegation.

Taking Stock in Israel

Perrigo is a top performer.

Season of Choices

The Holidays, the Election and the Jewish Issues

Suited Up for Success

Working Wardrobes builds self-esteem to help change lives.

Standup Guy

Frank Ellis is Solomon Society’s “Mensch of the Year.”

Olympic Memories

Gymnast Aly Raisman’s choice of music was worth its weight in gold.

Holiday Potpourri

High Holy Days are experienced with all the senses.

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