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Captives’ loved ones begin four-day protest march

“My soul is left behind, somewhere among the trees that were my hiding place for so many hours.” By Amelie BotbolFebruary 28, 2024 (JNS) — Families of hostages held by Hamas in Gaza embarked on a four-day march on Wednesday, from Kibbutz Re’im near the Strip to Jerusalem’s Paris Square.

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Texas A&M’s Prager returns to Metroplex this weekend

By Michael Sudhalter Texas A&M redshirt sophomore pitcher Ryan Prager calls his Jewish faith one of the “foundations” of his life. Prager grew up attending Sunday school at Temple Emanu-El and became a bar mitzvah there. “Baseball doesn’t define who you are,” Prager said. “It’s having that anchor to go

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Recipes

Pasta dishes for springtime

By Tina Wasserman My daffodils are blooming in spite of the horrible freeze we had a few weeks ago. As I sit at my desk, my blue jay family is chirping away in the wonderful sunshine. Could spring be that far away? I don’t think so. I was checking my

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News

New JCC program fosters community ties

Making meaningful connections among Dallas-area jews By Rachel Tucker The mission of JBorhood is simple: to foster a sense of belonging and connection among the Dallas Jewish community and spark lasting friendships by building networks that support everyone. The new program of the Aaron Family JCC is a way to

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Israel

Hezbollah fires dozens of rockets at Upper Galilee

It was the second round of retaliatory attacks claimed by the terror group since the IDF killed a senior commander in an attack on the Beqaa Valley. JNS Staff Report February 27, 2024 The Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah fired a “significant” rocket barrage at northern Israel on Tuesday morning. The

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Israel

IDF detected Hamas terrorists switching to Israeli SIMs ahead of Oct. 7

Further details surrounding the issue have not been cleared for publication. JNS Staff Report February 26, 2024 Hours before Hamas’s Oct. 7 onslaught on the northwestern Negev, Israel Defense Forces intelligence officials learned that hundreds of terrorists in the Gaza Strip activated Israeli SIM cards in their phones, the Military

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Columnists

Redeeming captives

By Rabbi Yerachmiel D. Fried Dear Rabbi Fried, Israel has, on numerous occasions, freed terrorists in order to free Israeli soldiers — or even the

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COVID-19 updates

By Alan Koenigsberg, M.D. As of now, February 2024, COVID-19 seems to have faded from view. However, the reality is not quite that clear. Vaccination

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The High Priest’s robe

By Rabbi Dan LewinParashat Tetzaveh We all strive for inner tranquility. When we are productive and feel good about ourselves, life seems easier; however, when

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Recipes

Recipes

Doughnuts for Hanukkah

By Tina Wasserman When I was a child, we frequented a little hamburger joint. We sat at the counter and after eating we jumped from

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