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Yom Kippur

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  • The Never-Ending School Year

    Because I don’t have a seat on our town’s Board of Education and I’ve never spent hours trying to decipher school budgets I feel kind of funny asking this, but …
  • The slightest movement could make the difference

    In this week's portion, the Torah tells us that Aharon (Aaron) the High Priest, cast lots upon two goats, "one lot for the Lord, and the other lot for Azazel." (Leviticus 16:8) Rashi explains the procedure as follows: "One goat he (Aharon) placed on...

    Mmm ... bacon

    Mmm ... bacon
    Bacon-on-a-Stick. Ballgame. White Sox win. Until I see Jose Abreu, the team’s best offseason acquisition was unveiled on its list of new food offerings at U.S. Cellular Field: a piece of thick-cut, premium Danish bacon seasoned with black pepper....

    James Schlesinger dies at 85; former Defense secretary and CIA chief

    James Schlesinger dies at 85; former Defense secretary and CIA chief
    James R. Schlesinger, the hawkish and sometimes overbearingly erudite conservative whose controversial Washington career included serving as U.S. secretary of Defense under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before becoming the nation's first Energy...

    Zubin Mehta talks about his 'lasting marriage' to the Israel Philharmonic

     Zubin Mehta talks about his 'lasting marriage' to the Israel Philharmonic
    In this day of peripatetic music directors who juggle multiple appointments in various corners of the globe, most conductors are unable, or unwilling, to forge permanent relationships such as were commonplace in the symphony orchestra world several...