For Members of the Tribe, fall means more than just brisk weather, peacoats and apple picking (though apples are a factor) – the new season marks the start of the Jewish New Year (it’s 5777, by the way) and an incoming flow of High Holidays.
Shimon Peres speaking during an interview at the president’s residence in Jerusalem, April 10, 2013. (Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)
TEL AVIV (JTA) — Shimon Peres, the former defense hawk turned Nobel Peace Prize winner and the last of Israel’s founders, has died.
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at the first Presidential debate/Screenshot via youtube.com
Team Israel celebrates after defeating Great Britain in the qualifying tournament championship game in Brooklyn, N.Y., Sept. 25, 2016. (Hillel Kuttler)
A Liquid New Year
Aly Raisman posing for photographs after winning a silver medal in the all-around competition at the 2016 Rio Olympics at Rio Olympic Arena, Aug. 11, 2016. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Aly Raisman Takes Silver Medal
C/o Hallie Geller
Rabbi Bounces None At MJE Happy Hour
Israel Hits It Out Of The Park
Or Sasson kissing his bronze medal on the podium during the Men’s +100kg Judo contest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Aug. 12, 2016. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Jews And Judo Slaying In The Olympics
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Centuries of Surnames: What Names Can Tell Us
The Big Spring Clean
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