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Israel Rediscovered

August 19th, 2015 | by WMJledger

By Stacey Dresner This spring, my colleague Judie Jacobson, editor of the Connecticut Jewish Ledger, and I were invited on a press trip to Israel, organized by EL AL Airlines and the Israel Ministry of Tourism, ... Read More


300 dpi Paul Gonzales illustration of beach with words "SUMMER BOOKS" written in the sand. Los Angeles Times/MCT 2011

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June 15th, 2015 | by WMJledger

By Stacey Dresner Summertime is the perfect time to dive into a good book. What to read? We asked around for some suggestions and here are the responses: some in the form of a simple list, ... Read More

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Happy Anniversary Sam and Beverly Pava

June 15th, 2015 | by WMJledger

Editor’s note: This piece was written by Bevery Pava of Springfield in 1975. “It was found while cleaning my desk on June 1, 2015, just 20 days before our 63rd anniversary,” she says. “I hope finding ... Read More

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David's Star on Torah ca. 2001


June 15th, 2015 | by WMJledger

EMILY COOPER, daughter of Robert and Shari Beth Cooper, will celebrate her bat mitzvah on Saturday, June 20 at Sinai Temple in Springfield. ETHAN GOLDSTEIN, son of Michael and Juli Goldstein, will celebrate his bar mitzvah ... Read More

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A Sacred Trek

May 15th, 2015 | by WMJledger

WORCESTER – On Sunday, May 3 more than 300 congregants from Temple Emanuel Sinai took turns carrying their Torahs and Haftarah scrolls along the tree-lined roads of Worcester as part of the congregation’s Torah Trek. They ... Read More

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