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Conquering the jungle gym on an autumn afternoon

It was an early autumn afternoon, and it was just the two of us at Jonah’s backyard jungle gym. This grandson, with the thatch of dark brown hair, always has had a special place in my heart because he is in that unenviable middle child position in a family of three boys.

Letters to the Editor: October 2, 2013

Raising children with cultural ties

It’s time to confront the ‘100 Thing Challenge’

The project is so monumental that we’ve put if off for eight years. And that’s a lot of procrastinating.

Letters to the Editor: September 25, 2013

Laws on mental illness are insane

Letters to the Editor: September 18, 2013

Failing public schools don’t deserve money

Letters to the Editor: September 11, 2013

To bomb or not to bomb?

The time is finally here for fall fashion

I try to resist.

The New Year: Looking forward, looking back

The extra leaves for the dining room table have been dusted off and jammed into place. The 18 unmatched chairs are being assembled around that table in a dining room that seems to have shrunk since last Rosh Hashanah. A huge brisket is in the freezer, hogging up space.

Letters to the Editor: September 4, 2013

Hey Corbett, stop slashing school funding

Letters to the Editor: August 28, 2013

Schools should teach kids, not parent them