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Rosh Hashanah

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Top Rosh Hashanah Articles

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  • High Holidays finances [Letter]

    Reporter Jonathan Pitts' article "New heights for High Holidays" (Sept. 24), lacked something quite basic, which is that synagogues require funding to operate. We can't all have the luxury of a large endowment, as in the case of Chabad, to operate...
  • Winn-Dixie, Chabad host pre-holiday event

    Winn-Dixie, Chabad host pre-holiday event
    The Chabad of Tamarac teamed up with the Tamarac Winn-Dixie store on Sunday, Sept. 14 to host a "Challahpalooza Family Fest" at the store in preparation for Rosh Hashanah. About two-hundred people came out to sample foods from the store's kosher deli,...
  • Kosher food celebrity Geller appears at Winn-Dixie

    Kosher food celebrity Geller appears at Winn-Dixie
    About 250 people came to the Tamarac Winn-Dixie on Thursday, Sept. 11 to see world-renowned kosher food celebrity Jamie Geller lead a cooking demonstration of several of her favorite kosher Rosh Hashanah recipes and to familiarize themselves with how...
  • 'Queen of Kosher' coming to town

    'Queen of Kosher' coming to town
    Jamie Geller, world-renowned kosher food celebrity, will appear at the Tamarac Winn-Dixie (7015 N. University Drive) from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11 to help local Jews prepare for the upcoming Jewish New Year. Winn-Dixie is expecting more...
  • JFS volunteer makes holiday deliveries to homebound seniors

    JFS volunteer makes holiday deliveries to homebound seniors
    When Norma Emrick, of Boca Raton, retired as a registered nurse about two years ago she knew she wanted to keep active doing some sort of volunteer work. Emrick saw an announcement in the newspaper looking for volunteers for the Boca Raton-based Ruth...
  • Israeli leaders denounce U.N. speeches by Abbas, Rouhani

    Israeli leaders denounce U.N. speeches by Abbas, Rouhani
    Israeli leaders emerged from a long weekend of the Jewish New Year and Sabbath to denounce speeches delivered at the United Nations General Assembly last week by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. In a...
  • Children are busy bees before New Year

    Children are busy bees before New Year
    Rabbi Shmuly Gutnick, co-founder and co-director of the Chabad Youth Network of Florida, brought his "Honey Bee Workshop" to kindergarten students at Donna Klein Jewish Academy in Boca Raton on Monday, Sept. 15. The "Honey Bee Workshop" is one of...
  • Kids ride High Holidays 'express'

    Kids ride High Holidays 'express'
    The High Holidays got off to a lively start at Palm Beach Synagogue on Sunday when the Orthodox shul hosted "The High Holiday Express" for children ranging in age from toddlers to teens. The morning event had the synagogue social hall decked out with...
  • Stories for the Holidays

    Stories for the Holidays
    When I opened Lesli Koppelman Ross's book "The Lifetime Guide to the Jewish Holidays" (full disclosure: she is a dear friend), I found to my delight that in her treatment of each holiday's observance, she includes a section on stories for the occasion....
  • Shofar Factory readies students for New Year

    Shofar Factory readies students for New Year
    Every year, right before the Jewish High Holy Days, Rabbi Shmuly Gutnick, of Chabad Youth Network of Florida, goes all around South Florida teaching thousands of children how to make their own shofars (rams' horns). Gutnick explained that the shofar...
  • Local synagogues offering High Holiday services

    Local synagogues offering High Holiday services
    The High Holidays are coming and synagogues throughout Miami-Dade County will offer services to the local community. At the Ocean Pavillion Synagogue in Miami Beach, Rabbi Samuel Intrator will provide free meals after every service, a joyous and...