Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Rouhani: Iran has 'serious will' to reach nuclear accordRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... distillations of Iranian foreign policy, clearly made for an overseas audience. His tweet wishing Jews a happy Rosh Hashana made news last year, since it marked a U-turn from the derogatory remarks about Jews from Mr. Rouhani's predecessor, Mahmoud ...

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  2. Graphic: Rough weather ridersRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... Charles Gobron, a study group formed this fall has recommended that the regional district hold classes on both Rosh Hashana and Good Friday during the 2014-2015 school year. Students and teachers who do not attend school on those days for religious ...

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  3. Rouhani tweets with a little help from his friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... that Rouhani had a Twitter account, after a wing a tweet that appeared to be by the leader offering his own Rosh Hashana message. At the time his active Twitter presence was believed to be run by his close aides, but his office left the actual ...

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  4. Chief Rabbi Asks: Don't Fight over ShemittahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... law forbids agricultural work, letting the land of Israel rest. The next shemittah year will begin this coming Rosh Hashana (Jewish new year) in September. Rabbi Lau urged the rabbis to consult with farmers to clarify Jewish law regarding the ...

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  5. Iranian President: 'Friends' tweet to my 170,000 followersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... that Rouhani had a Twitter account, after a wing a tweet that appeared to be by the leader offering his own Rosh Hashana message. At the time his active Twitter presence was believed to be run by his close aides, but his office left the actual ...

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  6. Rouhani tweets with a little help...Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... that Rouhani had a Twitter account, after a wing a tweet that appeared to be by the leader offering his own Rosh Hashana message. At the time his active Twitter presence was believed to be run by his close aides, but his office left the actual ...

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  7. Vision, Determination, and ActionRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... past six years abroad and in Israel. I made aliya from within Israel this past September 2012, one week before Rosh Hashana, since I have been living in the country for the past three years. My vision was to help improve Israel's image to the world ...

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  8. UC Santa Cruz calendar shifts to accommodate religious holidayRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Jewish community complained that move-in days in 2006 conflicted with the High Holy Days, the 10 days between Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. The change affects campuses on the quarter system, like UCSC, which according to the Hillel Foundation for ...

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  9. University of California calendar shifts to avoid religious conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... that move-in days in 2006 conflicted with the Jewish High Holy Days. During the 10 days between the start of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, and the end of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, observant Jews are forbidden from doing ...

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  10. Rabbi Ariel on Shemita: Don't Buy Produce from Non-JewsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rabbi Ya'akov Ariel of Ramat Gan made it clear, last week, that Jews are prohibited from buying from non-Jews during the Shemita agricultural sabbatical year, starting with Rosh Hashana in September.

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  11. University of California calendar shifts to avoid religious conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... that move-in days in 2006 conflicted with the Jewish High Holy Days. During the 10 days between the start of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, and the end of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, observant Jews are forbidden from doing ...

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  12. Tu B'Shevat: The Jewish New Year for TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... themes of nature and environmentalism. The Talmud lists four "new years," the most famous of course, being Rosh Hashana. Each new year is significant for a different reason. Tu B'Shevat is the day that the trees are judged, i.e., it is determined ...

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  13. Westford parents upset Jewish holidays removed from school calendarRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    ... from the school calendar. Before, the calendar noted holidays including the Jewish holy days of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashana as "no-test" and "no-homework" days. With the crafting of the new policy, the school district put the responsibility on ...

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  14. Adath Israel celebrates its 90th anniversary NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... one of the first, confirmation classes. German-born Rudy Loewenstein joined Adath Israel 65 years ago this past Rosh Hashana. Having immigrated to New York City in 1937 and attended the National Farm School in Doylestown, Pa., he got a job on a NJ ...

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  15. Getting the story rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... chance to prove myself as a journalist, and we stayed in touch sporadically over the years - a phone call for Rosh Hashana; an email with one of those always to-the-point criticisms of something he saw in the paper that he continued to read daily; a ...

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  16. Rebbe Nachman's PromiseRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Lazer Beams

    ... their little children to Uman. Is that true? If so, what is the nature of the promise? Does this have to be on Rosh Hashana? Thanks so much, Danny from NJ Rebbe Nachman did make such a promise; before he left the physical world, he said that anyone ...

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