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Rosh Hashanah

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  • Recipe: Sweet sesame sauce

    Recipe: Sweet sesame sauce
      Total time: 10 minutes Servings: 9 to 12 6 tablespoons tahini, stirred in the jar until blended before measuring 3 tablespoons water, more if needed 6 tablespoons date honey (also known as silan or date molasses) or bee honey, more if desired Spoon...
  • Recipe: Couscous with seven blessed vegetables

    Recipe: Couscous with seven blessed vegetables
    Couscous with seven blessed vegetables Total time: 3 hours, 45 minutes (plus 2˝ hours cooking time for the dried chickpeas if using) Servings: 6 Note: This recipe includes vegetables baked with sugar and cinnamon. They can be served as an appetizer for...
  • Ana Maria Angel murder: Ridiculously long road to justice

     
    Ten long years. It's been ten long years since the brutal rape and killing of Ana Maria Angel, an 18-year-old high school senior who was abducted with her boyfriend while on a date in South Beach. Talk about a travesty......
  • Jewish New Year services to be held for special needs families

     
    The Children's Temple of Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services in Cheviot Hills will hold High Holiday services beginning at 7 p.m. Sunday for families with children who have autism and other perceived disabilities....
  • We Remember Them

     
    I received some nice responses to my Thanksgiving column about my mother's death, the inside joke she and my father shared involving the Battle of Hastings, and the importance of seeking and remembering these family stories. The response I wanted......
  • Celebrate Rosh Hashanah With Brooksvale Park's 'Taste of Apples and Honey'

    Celebrate Rosh Hashanah With Brooksvale Park's 'Taste of Apples and Honey'
    Celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, with an outdoor event sponsored by the JCC of Greater New Haven, the Cheshire Jewish community, Temple Beth David and Congregation KOL AMI. There will be hands-on activities for kids, and learning sessions for...
  • Doctor Found Alive in Woods, Recovering from a 'Million' Bug Bites

    Doctor Found Alive in Woods, Recovering from a 'Million' Bug Bites
    The elderly doctor who survived more than three days and nights in the woods--through heat, thunderstorms, insect bites, and close encounters with animals--smiled from his hospital bed Friday, as the Suffolk County cops who found Dr. Jerome Nadler paid...
  • The God Squad: As High Holidays approach, may we all forgive each other

    I am deep in prayer and preparation for the Jewish High Holidays that begin with the Jewish New Year celebration of Rosh Hashana this Sunday evening (all Jewish holidays begin the sundown before the day of the holiday. This is followed in 10 days by Yom...
  • Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Year, Begins

    Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Year, Begins
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Jews in the Southland and around the world gathered at synagogues, private homes and other places Sunday night for the start of Rosh Hashanah -- the two-day holiday marking the Jewish New Year. Rosh Hashanah, ushering in the year...
  • Jews Around The World Celebrate Rosh Hashanah, The Beginning Of The New Year 5773

    Jews Around The World Celebrate Rosh Hashanah, The Beginning Of The New Year 5773
    Jews around the world are celebrating Rosh Hashanah, ushering in the new year, 5773, on the Hebrew calendar. It is Day One of the 10 High Holy Days that ends with Yom Kippur or the "Day Of Atonement." Translated from the Hebrew, "Rosh Hashanah" means...
  • Orthodox Toddler Drowns in Toilet During Rosh Hashanah Celebration

    Orthodox Toddler Drowns in Toilet During Rosh Hashanah Celebration
    A 14-month old boy visiting his aunt's house for Jewish New Year celebrations apparently drowned in a toilet, in a tragic holiday accident. The toddler--Mendi Altman of upstate Monsey--was pronounced dead on arrival at Maimonedes Medical Center. "I...
  • On Faith: Rosh Hashanah a time to renew hope

    Hope has been in short supply lately — the murder of a diplomat in Libya, the ongoing savagery in Syria, Iran's apparent march toward nuclear weaponry, Midwest drought, climate change, the pain of the unemployed — the list is long. In the...